Robin Rilette http://nwpr.org en Listen to Robin Rilette's Farewell Show http://nwpr.org/post/listen-robin-rilettes-farewell-show <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><p><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="3"><span style="font-size: 13pt;">In two decades of hosting a classical music program every weekday morning, Robin Rilette&nbsp;took you to faraway places, introduced you to new music, and kept you company in the mornings. But Robin is now embarking on a new chapter in her life, as she leaves Northwest Public Radio for the Maine Public Broadcasting Network.</span></font></p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 17:32:36 +0000 Kelsie Smith 40768 at http://nwpr.org Listen to Robin Rilette's Farewell Show Dreams do come true! http://nwpr.org/post/dreams-do-come-true <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The community of Bellingham, WA is abuzz with excitement about the Whatcom Symphony Orchestra's new&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Music Director and Conductor, <a href="http://www.yanivattar.com/">Yaniv Attar</a>. &nbsp;Sunday, November 3, Attar led the WSO&nbsp; in the music of Mendelssohn, Schumann and Brahms. &nbsp;Internationally renowned&nbsp;violinist, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/robin.rilettenwpr">Gil Shaham</a>, joined the WSO in a performance of Johannes Brahms' <em>Violin Concerto in D</em>. Thu, 07 Nov 2013 19:43:44 +0000 Robin Rilette 36911 at http://nwpr.org Dreams do come true! Robin Rilette Critiques Apple's Classical Top 10 List http://nwpr.org/post/robin-rilette-critiques-apples-classical-top-10-list <div><em>Republished from WSUNews&nbsp;</em></div><p><br /><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When Forbes magazine writer Connie </span>Guglielmo<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> received iTunes' list on the top 10 "must-own classical music” recordings of all time, it brought out the skeptic in her. So, she turned to Robin </span>Rilette<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Northwest Public Radio's music director, to review the list and give her professional opinion. &nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 20:03:29 +0000 Robert Frank 23124 at http://nwpr.org Robin Rilette Critiques Apple's Classical Top 10 List