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Weekend of March 9, 2013

Performance Today for Saturday, March 9, 2013

Every week on our Piano Puzzler, composer Bruce Adolphe re-writes a familiar tune in the style of a classical composer. We get one of our listeners on the phone to try to guess the tune, and the composer Bruce is mimicking. Is it "Stand by Your Man" in the style of Tchaikovsky? Or maybe "Do Re Mi" in the style of Arnold Schoenberg? Play along, see if you can guess the tune and the composer in this week's Piano Puzzler.

Today's Playlist

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hour 1

  • Luigi Boccherini
    Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola, and 2 Cellos, Op. 28, No. 2, G. 308 - 2. Minuetto
    Pina Carmirelli and Michaela Paetsch, violins; Toby Hoffman, viola; Ramon Bolipata and Gary Hoffman, cellos
    SMK 47298 "Boccherini Quintets"
  • Luigi Boccherini
    Cello Concerto No. 9 in B Flat Major - I. Allegro Moderato
    Lev Mamuya, cello; Sphinx Symphony Orchestra; Anthony Elliott, conductor
    Max M. Fisher Music Center, Detroit, MI
  • Edward Elgar
    Cello Concerto in e minor - IV. Allegro - Moderato - Allegro, ma non troppo
    Christine Lamrprea, cello; Sphinx Symphony Orchestra; Anthony Elliott, conductor
    Max M. Fisher Music Center, Detroit, MI
  • The Piano Puzzler
    This week's contestant is Tom Veltre from Queens, New York
  • Andrea Falconieri
    La Follia
    Ensemble Caprice
    Town Hall, Seattle, WA
  • Anonymous (16th Century)
    My Lady Carey's Dompe
    Ensemble Caprice
    Town Hall, Seattle, WA
  • Andrea Falconieri
    La Suave Melodia
    Ensemble Caprice
    Town Hall, Seattle, WA

hour 2

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Cosi fan tutte - Overture
    Berlin Philharmonic; Daniel Barenboim, cond.
    Album: Mozart: Cosi Fan Tutte - Highlights Erato 94821
  • Guillaume Dufay
    Fuga duorum temporum, "Et in terra hominibus"
    Snow Consort; Bolette Roed, director
    Seminar Church, Paradyz, Poland
  • Innocentio Alberti
    Pavin of Albarti and Galliard
    Hesperion XXI
    Refectory, Abbaye, Fontfroide, France
  • Johann Paul von Westhoff
    'Imitazione delle campane' from Violin Sonata No. 3
    Daniel Hope, violin; Jakob Koranyi, cello
    Alice Tully Hall, Starr Theater, Lincoln Center, New York City, NY
  • Francois Couperin
    Pieces de Clavecin, Sixieme Ordre in B flat Major - 4. Le Moucheron
    Angela Hewitt, piano
    Spivey Hall, Morrow, GA
  • Ludwig van Beethoven
    Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 36
    West-Eastern Divan Orchestra; Daniel Barenboim, conductor
    Carnegie Hall, New York, NY
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