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Introducing Season Three
Season three of HearTOGETHER begins with a special episode introducing new host Khadija Mbowe, led by previous host Tori Marchiony, focusing on Khadija’s experiences with race, gender, opera, music, and much more.

The Philadelphia Orchestra and Kimmel Center, Inc. presents the HearTOGETHER podcast—a monthly series of dialogue and music with industry thought leaders and guest artists who will continue to explore racial and social justice, and creative equity and inclusion, through the lens of the world of orchestral music.

Recent Episodes:

"Never Standing Still" w. Terence Blanchard
Season 4, episode 4

"The Enduring Legacy of Marian Anderson" w. J’Nai Bridges
Season 4, Episode 3

"Bootcamp, Breath, & Beyoncé" w. Na'Zir McFadden
Season 4, Episode 2

"People weren't prepared" w. Judith Still and Dr. Guthrie Ramsey on William Grant Still
Season 4, Episode 1

"We're involved whether we like it or not" w. respectfulchild
Season 3, Episode 8

Pantsed by the ancestors" w. Ian Cusson
Season 3, Episode 7

“We need to stop cosplaying as elites” w. Mari Esabel Valverde
Season 3, Episode 6

"All our stories have songs" w. Babatunde Akinboboye
Season 3, Episode 5 (Part 1)

"A bop is a bop," w. Babatunde Akinboboye
Season 3, Episode 5 (Part 2)

"Mennonites love music" with Theo Baer (aka iT Boy)
Season 3, Episode 4

"What was the REAL reason?" with Tailinh Agoyo
Season 3, Episode 3

“If I’m not what you want, go find what you need…" with Karen Slack
Season 3, Episode 2

“Change is uncomfortable…but give me a chance,” with Khadija Mbowe
Season 3, Episode 1

Keys For Connection : Michelle Cann
Season 2, Episode 9

Practicing Liberation : inti figgis vizueta
Season 2, Episode 8

Conducting With Empathy: Lina González Granados
Season 2, Episode 7

From Programming to Progress: MLK Day Live Recording
Season 2, Episode 6

Telling Stories That Matter: Charlotte Blake Alston, American Griot
Season 2, Episode 5

Composing Across Cultures - Reena Esmail
Season 2, Episode 4

Claiming Space, Defying Expectations – The Honorable Elizabeth A. Baker
Season 2, Episode 3

Amplifying Joy, Pursuing Justice – Lara Downes
Season 2, Episode 2

Acting On Good "IDEAS" - Matías Tarnopolsky
Season 2, Episode 1

Representative Joanna McClinton
Season 1, Episode 9

Gabriela Lena Frank
Season 1, Episode 8

Sheryl Lee Ralph & Senator Vincent Hughes
Season 1, Episode 7

Brandi Waller-Pace
Season 1, Episode 5

Rev. Mark Tyler
Season 1, Episode 4

Nicole Jordan
Season 1, Episode 3

Jeannine A. Cook (Harriett's Bookshop)
Season 1, Episode 2

Davone Tines & Jillian Patricia Pirtle
Season 1, Episode 1

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