Support Performance Today with your Amazon.com purchases
Search Amazon.com:
Keywords:
  • News/Talk
  • Music
  • Entertainment
Performance Today homepage
Flames

March 11, 2014

Jade Simmons

On Tuesday's Performance Today, innovative pianist Jade Simmons joins Fred in the studio to discuss what it means to stay fiery as a musician.

Today's Playlist

Performance Today audio is available for thirty days following broadcast.

hour 1

  • Carl Maria von Weber
    Leise, Leise, fromme Weise from Der Freischutz
    Sabine Meyer, clarinet; Orchestra of Zurich Opera; Franz Welser-Most, conductor
    Sabine Meyer - A Night At The Opera
    EMI 56137
  • Yannick Paget
    Tears of Sakura
    Simon Bernardini, violin; Osaka Kyoiku University Orchestra; Yannick Paget, conductor
    Osaka Kyoiku University, Osaka, Japan
  • Carl Maria von Weber
    Symphony No. 1 in C, Op. 19
    Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra; Vladimir Fedoseyev, conductor
    Music Centre, Helsinki, Finland
  • Franz Liszt
    Concert Paraphrase on Rigoletto
    Nobuyuki Tsujii, piano
    Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
  • Nobuyuki Tsujii
    Elegy for the Victims of the Earthquake and Tsunami of March 11, 2011
    Nobuyuki Tsujii, piano
    University of Georgia, Hodgson Concert Hall, Athens, GA

hour 2

  • Steve Reich
    Electric Counterpoint: 1. "Fast"
    Svet Stoyanov, marimba
    Percussive Counterpoint
    CAG Records 820360134524
  • Maurice Ravel
    Bolero
    Orchestre symphonique de Montreal; Charles Dutoit, conductor
    Ravel Orchestral Works
    London/Decca 421459
  • Sergei Prokofiev
    Toccata, Op. 11
    Martha Argerich, piano
    Martha Argerich: Debut Recital
    DG 447430
  • John Corigliano
    Etude Fantasy for solo piano: Etude No. 3: Fifths to Thirds; Etude No. 4: Ornaments
    Jade Simmons, piano
    Revolutionary Rhythm
    Koch 7760
  • Sergei Rachaminoff
    Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variations 15-24
    Jon Kimura Parker, piano; Shepherd School Symphony Orchestra; Larry Rachleff, conductor
    Stude Concert Hall, Shepherd School of Music at Rice University, Houston, TX
Program Archive



Questions or Comments
Call 1-866-943-4450 or email us.