August 15, 2007
Performance Today for Wednesday, August 15, 2007
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Ludwig van Beethoven
Second movement from Piano Trio No. 4 in D Major, Op. 70, No. 1 ("Ghost")
Pianist Emanuel Ax, violinist Pamela Frank and cellist Yo-Yo Ma
Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck
"Est-ce Mars le grand Dieu des alarmes"
The Royal Wind Music with director Paul Leenhouts
The Piano Puzzler
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat Major, K. 595
Pianist Emanuel Ax with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and conductor Donald Runnicles
First movement from "Gaucho Suite" and "Jeg gik mig ud en sommerdag"
The Aalborg Symphony Orchestra with conductor Bo Holten
Federico Moreno Torroba
"Danza" from Suite Castellana
Guitarist Pepe Romero
Third movement from Sonata for Cello and Piano
Cellist Mark Kosower and pianist Jee-Won Oh
"En Bateau,""Beau Soir" and "Arabesque No. 2" for Flute, Strings and Harp
Flutist Marya Martin, harpist Emmanuel Ceysson, violinists Adela Pena and Axel Strauss, violist Hsin-Yun Huang, and cellist Wilhelmina Smith
Suite from "Romeo and Juliet," Op. 64, Nos. 1-5, 7, 10 and 11
The Russian National Orchestra with conductor Stephane Deneve