November 27, 2007
Performance Today for Tuesday, November 27, 2007
Performance Today audio is available for seven days following broadcast.
Guitarist John Williams
"Alborada del Gracioso"
"L'Arlesienne" Suites No. 1 and 2
The Dresden State Orchestra with conductor Lionel Bringuier
George Frideric Handel
Violinist James Ehnes and cellist Robert deMaine
Johann Sebastian Bach
Passacaglia and Fugue in c minor
The United States Marine Band with conductor Leonard Slatkin
Scherzo a la Russe
The Russian National Orchestra with conductor Mikhail Pletnev
Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky
"Tuileries" from "Pictures at an Exhibition"
The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra with conductor Jukka-Pekka Saraste
"Eccentric" from Three Pieces for String Quartet
The St. Petersburg String Quartet
Third and fourth movements from "Manfred" Symphony in B Minor, Op. 58
The Russian National Orchestra with conductor Vladimir Jurowski
Duette, Op. 60
Violinist Bettina Mussumeli and violist Jodi Levitz