205. Giuseppe Verdi (1907), G.B. Bashanelli fusi; Franz Schubert (1891), Henry Baerer; Joseph Haydn (1906), Idusch & Son

Giuseppe Verdi. Photo Caitlin Martin © 2010 for the Association for Public Art
Franz Schubert. Photo Caitlin Martin © 2010 for the Association for Public Art
Joseph Haydn. Photo Caitlin Martin © 2010 for the Association for Public Art
Voices heard in this program:

DAVID KIM is Concertmaster and solo violinist with the Philadelphia Orchestra. He is a renowned teacher who presents master classes world-wide. Kim also works with youth to cultivate future audiences for classical music.

HARDY VON AUENMUELLER is Chairman of the Board of The German Society of Pennsylvania, founded in 1764 to assist German immigrants. Today the organization furthers the understanding of German and German-American contributions to American history and culture.

RICHARD N. JULIANI is a historian who has studied immigration and ethnic life, with a focus on the Italian American experience. He is the author of The Social Organization of Immigration: The Italians in Philadelphia.

Segment Producer: Jonathan Mitchell