February 21, 2008
THE BEETHOVEN VIOLIN CONCERTO
The Prague Chamber Philharmonic crosses the border to perform one of the great violin concertos in Zilina, Slovakia. Handling the soloing duties is the talented 29-year-old Hungarian violinist, Barnabas Kelemen, who is currently playing one of the world's great violins, a 1742 Guarneri.
Performance Today audio is available for seven days following broadcast.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Overture to "Cosi fan tutte"
The Lausanne Chamber Orchestra with conductor Yehudi Menuhin
Prelude and Scherzo from Pieces for Piano, Op. 12
Pianist Orion Weiss
Sanibel Music Festival, Sanibel Island, Florida
"Jump for Joy"
The Frick Collection, New York City
Woodwind Quintet in F, Op. 68, No. 2
The Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet
Modlin Center for the Arts, Richmond, Virginia
Concerto for Two Pianos
Pianists Lilya Zilberstein and Alexander Gurning with the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra and conductor Christian Zacharias
Metropole Hall, Lausanne, Switzerland
Concerto No, 2 in C for two oboes, strings and continuo
Oboists Heinz Holliger and Maurice Bourgue with I Musici
Pianist Nelson Freire
Newmark Theater, Portland, Oregon
Sinfonia a quattro in F, Si2
Ensemble Corund with conductor Stephen Smith
Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia
Ludwig van Beethoven
Violin Concerto in D, Op. 61
Violinist Barnabas Kelemen with the Prague Chamber Philharmonic and conductor Martin Lebel
Fatra House of Arts, Zilina, Slovakia