Weekend of October 18, 2008
Orange county organ symphony
Today, we'll hear the king of instruments in the hands of a master. Organist Paul Jacobs joins the Pacific Symphony for a performance of Camille Saint-Saens' Organ Symphony from the Orange County Performing Arts Center in California. The occasion marked the debut of that new instrument -- all 4,322 pipes of it.
"Clair de Lune"
Pianist Leif Ove Andsnes
"Hommage a Mozart"
Music Academy of the West with conductor Nicholas McGegan
Lobero Theatre, Santa Barbara, California
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18
Pianist Leif Ove Andsnes with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and conductor Antonio Pappano
The Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
"Romanian Folk Dances"
Flutist Debra Wendells Cross, clarinetist Robert Alemany and guitarist JoAnn Falletta
The Virginia Arts Festival, Gloucester, Virginia
"Elegie," Op. 160
Violinist Olivier Charlier and pianist Jean Hubeau
"Prelude and Allegro"
Violinist Pietro Talamini with Interpreti Veneziani
Modlin Center for the Arts, Richmond, Virginia
Cellist Ralph Kirshbaum and pianist Peter Jablonski
The Frick Collection, New York City
Symphony No. 3 in C Minor ("Organ")
Organist Paul Jacobs with the Pacific Symphony and conductor Carl St. Clair
Orange County Performing Arts Center, Costa Mesa, California