February 8, 2008
Performance Today for Friday, February 8, 2008
Performance Today audio is available for thirty days following broadcast.
Aria from the prologue of "The Snow Maiden"
Soprano Anna Netrebko with the Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theater and conductor Valery Gergiev
Overture to "Thésée"
The Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra with Paul O'Dette and Stephen Stubbs
Prelude to "La Traviata"
The Bavarian State Orchestra with conductor Zubin Mehta
Overture to "Tannhäuser"
The World Orchestra for Peace with conductor Valery Gergiev
Excerpts from "A Love Supreme"
The Turtle Island Quartet
Second movement from Cello Sonata in D Minor, Op. 40
Cellist David Finckel and pianist Wu Han
"Fanfare for France"
Cellist Emmanuel Feldman and pianist Joy Cline Phinney
Quartet San Francisco
George Frideric Handel
Violinist James Ehnes and cellist Robert deMaine
Movements one, two, four and seven from "Ein Deutsches Requiem," Op. 45
The Berlin Radio Choir with the Berlin Philharmonic and conductor Simon Rattle