PHILADELPHIA, PA – With ongoing restrictions to in-person concerts and gatherings due to COVID-19, Astral and WRTI have reimagined our annual Block Party, which has drawn upwards of 400 guests each of the past two years in Midtown Village. We are thrilled to announce the WRTI & Astral Radio Block Party. On Saturday, October 17 at 11:00am, (read more…)

Kick Starting Classical Music’s Startup Scene

By Julia Rubio, Executive Director Because we hear a lot of bad news in the field these days, I’d like to share with you what we see at Astral—a bright future for classical music. We, as an industry, just have to get better at looking for it in the right places. There’s a growing classical (read more…)