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Weekend of November 15, 2008

Performance Today for Saturday, November 15, 2008

Today's Playlist

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hour 1

  • Johann Sebastian Bach
    Siciliano from Oboe Concerto in F, BWV 1053
    Oboist Heinz Holliger with the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields and conductor Iona Brown
  • Anton Bruckner
    Adagio from String Quintet in F
    Violinists Joseph Silverstein and Lily Francis, violists Paul Neubauer and Teng Li, and cellist Priscilla Lee
    Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, New York City
  • "The Piano Puzzler"
    This week's contestant is Richard Ries from Sarasota, Florida.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach and Gustav Mahler
    Suite of Orchestral Music
    The Festival Symphony Orchestra with conductor Richard Rosenberg
    Hot Springs Music Festival, Hot Springs, Arkansas

hour 2

  • Igor Stravinsky
    Tarantella from "Pulcinella"
    Soprano Bernadette Cullen with the Australian Chamber Orchestra and conductor Christopher Lyndon Gee
  • Domenico Scarlatti
    Sonata in B Minor, K. 27
    Pianist Sara Daneshpour
    Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center, St. Paul, Minnesota
  • Peter Tchaikovsky
    "Souvenir de Florence," Op. 70
    The Australian Chamber Orchestra with conductor Richard Tognetti
    Jordan Hall, Boston
  • Enrique Granados
    "Arabesca" from "Danse Espagnole" No. 12
    Flutist Debra Wendells Cross, clarinetist Robert Alemany, and guitarist JoAnn Falletta
    Virginia Arts Festival, Norfolk, Virginia
  • Marin Marais
    "Le Basque" for Flute and String Quartet
    Flutist Emer McDonough with the RTE Vanbrugh Quartet
    National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland
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