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February 15, 2008

Performance Today for Friday, February 15, 2008

Today's Playlist

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hour 1

  • Ludwig van Beethoven
    Third movement from Symphony No. 8 in F, Op. 93
    The Minnesota Orchestra with conductor Osmo Vanska
  • Dmitri Shostakovich
    "Waltzer" from Three Duets for Two Violins and Piano, Op. 97d
    Violinists Ani Kavafian and Ida Kavafian with pianist Douglas Ashcraft
  • Louis Spohr
    Finale from Grand Nonetto in F
    Flutist Ransom Wilson; oboist Stephen Taylor; clarinetist David Shifrin; bassoonist Milan Turkovic; William Purvis, French horn; violists Ida Kavafian and David Kim; cellist Fred Sherry; and Edgar Mey
  • John Corigliano
    Fantasia on an Ostinato
    Pianist Helene Grimaud
  • John Corigliano
    Promenade Overture
    The Minnesota Orchestra with composer Osmo Vanska
  • Johannes Brahms
    First movement from Ein Deutsches Requiem, Op. 45
    The Berlin Radio Chorus and the Berlin Philharmonic with conductor Sir Simon Rattle
  • John Corigliano
    "Coitus Musicalis" and "Victoria's Departure" from "The Red Violin"
    Violinist Joshua Bell with the Philharmonia Orchestra and conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
    Third movement from Violin Partita No. 3 in E, BWV 1006
    Naoko Takada, marimba
  • Sergei Prokofiev
    Third movement from Violin Sonata No. 1 in F Minor
    Violinist Jennifer Frautschi and pianist John Blacklow
  • Igor Stravinsky
    Gigue and Dithyrambe from Duo Concertant
    Violinist Jennifer Frautschi and pianist John Blacklow
  • Fritz Kreisler
    "Schon Rosmarin"
    Violinist Jennifer Frautschi and pianist John Blacklow
  • Anton Bruckner
    Finale from Symphony No. 7 in E
    The Cleveland Orchestra with conductor Franz Welser-Most
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