Now for today's program. We have a birthday or two, well two Honegger and Barber, interesting couple. So here goes:
Vivaldi: Concerto RV 362, 'La caccia', Fabio Biondin and Europa Galante performing.
Mozart: Concerto for Piano & Orchestra No. 21, K4467, Eugene Istomin at the piano, Gerard Schwarz conducting the Seattle Symphony.
Honegger: Pacific 231, Mariss Jansons conducting the Oslo Philharmonic.
Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini, Seiji Ozawa, Berlin Philharmonic.
Barber: Concerto for Violin & Orchestra Op. 14, Hilary Hahn - violin; Hugh Wolff and the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.
--- Souvenirs: Pas de deux, Israela Margalit on the piano.
--- School for Scandal, Overture, Leonard Slatkin and the St. Louis Symphony.
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition (Orch. Ravel), Valery Gergeiv and the Vienna Philharmonic.
Nagao: Lovers on the Celestial Sphere, Kenneth Tse & Nobuya Sugawa - saxes; Kazuo Murakami on piano.
Honegger: Symphony No. 2; Mariss Jansons and the Oslo Philharmonic.
Barber: Second Essay for Orchestra, Op. 12, Leonard Slatkin, St. Louis Symphony.
--- Adagio for Strings, Leonard Slatkin, St. Louis Symphony.