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Lorin Maazel

September 12, 2008

two from the proms

In preparation for Saturday's "Last Night of the Proms," Fred Child chats with SymphonyCast's Brian Newhouse from London. Wea€™ll stay at the Proms for Tchaikovsky's Fourth Symphony from Lorin Maazel and the New York Philharmonic, and cellist Alban Gerhardt playing Prokofiev's Symphony-Concerto with Ilan Volkov and the BBC Scottish Symphony.

Today's Playlist

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hour 1

  • Peter Tchaikovsky
    Meditation, Op. 72, No. 5
    Cellist Andres Diaz and pianist Samuel Sanders
  • Hubert Parry
    The BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus with conductor Andrew Davis
    The BBC Proms, London, England
  • Peter Tchaikovsky
    Symphony No. 4 in F Minor
    The New York Philharmonic with conductor Lorin Maazel
    The BBC Proms, London, England

hour 2

  • Thomas Tallis
    "In manus tuas" and "O nata lux"
    The Tallis Scholars with conductor Peter Phillips
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Allegro from String Quartet No. 8
    The San Francisco Saxophone Quartet
    Occidental Community Church, Occidental, California
  • Michael Praetorius
    Spagnoletta XXVII
    The Royal Wind Music
    Boston Early Music Festival, Boston
  • Sergei Prokofiev
    Symphony-Concerto in E Minor, Op. 125
    Cellist Alban Gerhardt with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and conductor Ilan Volkov
    The BBC Proms, London, England
  • Thomas Tallis
    "Miserere Mei"
    Vox Vocal Ensemble
    Church of St. Mary the Virgin, New York City
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