Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Michael Krajewski leads Philly Pops for first time Friday Night

A concert of Beatles tunes may not give Michael Krajewski as much creative opportunity as he will have in future programs, but Friday night the pops conductor makes himself known with his first concerts leading the Philly Pops. Krajewski is slated to take over as music director in 2013-14. Information here.

Michael Krajewski leads Philly Pops for first time Friday Night

Photo: Peter Dobrin/Inquirer staff
Photo: Peter Dobrin/Inquirer staff

A concert of Beatles tunes may not give Michael Krajewski as much creative opportunity as he will have in future programs, but Friday night the pops conductor makes himself known with his first concerts leading the Philly Pops. Krajewski is slated to take over as music director in 2013-14. Information here.

Peter Dobrin Inquirer Classical Music Critic
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Peter Dobrin is a classical music critic and culture writer for The Inquirer. Since 1989, he has written music reviews, features, news and commentary for the paper, covering such topics as the Philadelphia Museum of Art at the Venice Biennale, expansion of the Curtis Institute of Music, the Philadelphia Orchestra's bankruptcy declaration in 2011, Philadelphia's evolving performing arts center and the general health of arts and culture.

Dobrin was a French horn player. He earned an undergraduate degree in performance from the University of Miami, and received a master's degree in music criticism from the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, where he studied with Elliott Galkin. He has no time to practice today.

Reach Peter at pdobrin@phillynews.com.

Peter Dobrin Inquirer Classical Music Critic
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