Thursday, February 11, 2010

Afternoon Classics - Thursday, February 10, 2010

More of the two new releases we have been playing plus some little heard American composers and then we go to Japan and after that to the wonderful world of Igor Stravinsky:

Suite No. 4 for Solo cello in E flat, BWV 1010 by Johann Sebastian Bach and performed by Zwill Bailey - cello.
Piano Trio No. 2 in C minor, Op. 66 of Felix Mendelssohn. Performed by Itzhak Perlman - violin; Yo-Yo Ma - cello; Emmanuel Ax - piano.
Symphony No. 7 in A, Op. 92 by Ludwig van Beethoven with Herbert von Karajan conducting the Berlin Philharmonic
Piano Sonata No. 8, C minor, Op. 13, "Pathetique," of Ludwig van Beethoven played by Stephen Kovacevich - piano
McKonkey's Ferry, A concert overture (Washington at Trenton), the music of George Antheil with Theodor Kuchar and the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine
Symphony No. 6 of George Antheil, again with Theodor Kuchar and the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine
Haro No Umi (Sea in Spring) by Michio Miyagi performed by Anne Akiko Meyers - violin
Kojo No Tsuki (Moonlight over ruined castle) by Rentaro Taki with Anne Akiko Meyers - violin
Orpheus Ballet in Three Scenes Igor Stravinsky Igor Stravinsky Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Symphony in Three Movements Igor Stravinsky Igor Stravinsky Columbia Symphony Orchestra

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