Orchestra 2001




Award-winning Orchestra 2001 has grown into one of America’s most influential and important cultural institutions since its founding in 1988 as ensemble-in-residence at Swarthmore College. Under the artistic direction of James Freeman, Orchestra 2001 is noted for its adventurous programming and focus on contemporary American music.


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On Tour is an Emmy Award winning music and performance program recorded live on location at local venues in and around Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey. The On Tour series features regional, national and international artists performing a wide range of musical styles including rock n' roll, R&B, country, jazz, blues, alternative rock, indie, folk and classical. The hallmark of On Tour is the seamless weaving of intimate artist interviews with great performances.


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