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Georg Muffat

August 27, 2014

Piano Puzzler and more

On Wednesday's Performance Today, come play along on with our Piano Puzzler. Plus, we'll hear lesser known musical gems by Georg Muffat and Ernst von Dohnanyi.

Today's Playlist



hour 1

  • Frank Martin
    Fox Trot
    Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra; Hugh Wolff, conductor
    European American Music
    Teldec 90852
  • Gioacchino Rossini
    Sonata in C Major, No. 3, in the key of C
    Chamber Orchestra Kremlin, Misha Rachlevsky, conductor
    Hodgson Concert Hall, UGA, Athens, GA
  • The Piano Puzzler
    This week's contestant is Tony Villecco from New York, NY
  • Georg Muffat
    Armonico Tributo: Sonata No. 5 in G Major
    Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Paul Goodwin, conductor
    Saint Paul's United Church of Christ, Saint Paul, MN

hour 2

  • Modest Mussorgsky
    The Old Castle, from Pictures at an Exhibition
    Branford Marsalis, soprano saxophone; English Chamber Orchestra
    Romances for Saxophone
  • Ernst von Dohnanyi
    Symphonic Minutes, Op. 36
    Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, JoAnn Falletta, conductor
    Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo, NY
  • Franz Schubert
    Quartettsatz in C Minor, D. 703
    Donald Sinta Saxophone Quartet
    Rockport Music Festival, Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport, MA
  • Thierry Escaich
    Tango Virtuoso
    Donald Sinta Saxophone Quartet
    Rockport Music Festival, Shalin Liu Performance Center, Rockport, MA
  • Georg Philipp Telemann
    Paris Quartet XII in E minor, TWV 43:e4
    Tempesta di Mare; Gwyn Roberts & Richard Stone, artistic directors
    Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill; Philadelphia, PA
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