Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Afternoon Classics - Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Today's program has a distinctive 20th Century flavor, with both orchestral and vocal pieces on the list. Overall it is a fun program and I hope you enjoyed it.

Piano Sonata No. 11 in A major, K 331 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart performed by Heidi Lowy at the piano
Fünf Gesänge, Op. 72 of Johannes Brahms sung by Thomas Quasthof - baritone with Justus Zeyen - piano
Four Songs by Francesco Paolo Tosti Ben Hepner - baritone with members of the London Symphony Orchestra
Concerto for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 22 by Samuel Barber. Paul Tobias - cello, JoAnn Falleta conducting the Virginia Symphony Orchestra
Overture to the "School for Scandal" by Samuel Barber, Yoel Levi and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op. 5 by Samuel Barber with Sylvia McNair - soprano; Yoel Levi and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Symphony No. 3 "The Camp Meeting" by Charles Ives with James Sinclair conducting the Northern Sinfonia
The giraffes go to Hamburg by André Previn with Renée Fleming - soprano; André Previn at the piano
Diversions by André Previn the composer conducting the Vienna Philharmonic
Voices for solo clarinet & orchestra (1997) by Derek Bermel, Derek Bermel clarinet and Gil Rose conducting the Boston Modern Orchestra Project
Dust Dances (1994) by Derek Bermel Gil Rose and the Boston Modern Orchestra Project

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