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March 17, 2014

All things Irish

On Monday's Performance Today, we'll go to a concert in Stockholm for the Italian Symphony by Felix Mendelssohn. And since Monday is a day for all things Irish, we'll also get a set of Irish tunes from the Ensemble Galilei.

Today's Playlist

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hour 1

  • Max Bruch
    Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola and Piano, Op. 83, No. 1 in a minor: Andante
    Kari Kriikku, clarinet; Martti Rousi, cello; Arto Satukangas, piano
    Zemlinsky, Bruch: Clarinet Trio
    Ondine 760
  • Three Traditional Irish Airs
    Traditional Irish Jig; The Mossy Banks; The Virginia Reel
    Ensemble Galilei
    Beaches Fine Arts Series, St. Paul's by the Sea Episcopal Church, Jacksonville, FL
  • Claude Debussy
    The Sunken Cathedral
    Frederick Moyer, piano
    Clarksburg-Harrison Cultural Foundation, The Waldomore Mansion, Clarksburg, WV
  • Sergei Rachmaninoff
    Prelude in E Major, Op. 32, No. 3
    Frederick Moyer, piano
    Clarksburg-Harrison Cultural Foundation, The Waldomore Mansion, Clarksburg, WV
  • Max Bruch
    String Quartet in c minor, Op. 9
    Cyrus Beroukhim, Adela Pena, violins; David Cerutti, viola; Peter Sanders, cello
    Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival, Chandler Music Hall, Randolph, VT

hour 2

  • Felix Mendelssohn
    Hexenlied and Auf Flugeln des Gesanges
    Daniel Hope, violin, Sebastian Knauer, piano
    Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto
    Deutsche Grammophon 4776634
  • Antonin Dvorak
    Silent Woods
    David Heiss, cello; Windham Festival Chamber Orchestra; Robert Manno, conductor
    Windham Chamber Music Festival, Windham Civic and Performing Arts Center, Windham, NY
  • Alberto Ginastera
    Creole Dance Suite, Op. 15
    Andrea Lam, piano
    Van Cliburn Piano Competition, Bass Performance Hall, Fort Worth, TX
  • Felix Mendelssohn
    Symphony No. 4, "Italian"
    Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra; Jaime Martin, conductor
    Berwaldhallen, Stockholm, Sweden
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