Weekend of February 7, 2009
Performance Today for Saturday, February 7, 2009
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"Valse Triste," Op. 44, No. 1
The Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra with conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen
"Seis por Derecho"
Guitarist Xuefei Yang
Spivey Hall, Morrow, Georgia
"The Piano Puzzler"
This week's contestant is Genevieve Randall from Lincoln, Nebraska.
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Minor, Op. 47
Violinist Hilary Hahn with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra and conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen
Slavonic Dance No. 1 in B Major, Op. 72
The Cleveland Orchestra with conductor George Szell
Final Movement from Cello Concerto in E Minor
Cellist Tony Rymer with the Sphinx Symphony Orchestra and conductor Damon Gupton
Sphinx Competition, Detroit
Symphony No. 5 in F, Op. 76
The Cleveland Orchestra with conductor Franz Welser-Most
Severance Hall, Cleveland