April 23, 2009
Pianist Charles Wadsworth is the long-time Director for Chamber Music at the Spoleto Festival USA. He'll be retiring after this year's Festival. National broadcasts of chamber music from Spoleto are co-produced by South Carolina ETV and Radio, and WDAV Classical Public Radio. On today's show, Wadsworth and pianist Wendy Chen team up to play Dvorak's "Silent Woods."
Allegro and March from Concerto Grosso No. 5
Violinist Andrew Manze with the European Community Baroque Orchestra and conductor Roy Goodman
Pianists Steven De Groote and Ralph Votapek
Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, Fort Worth, Texas
Excerpts from "Mr. Tambourine Man," and "Forever Young"
Soprano Hila Plitman with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor JoAnn Falletta
Orchestral Suite from "Pygmalion"
The European Union Baroque Orchestra with conductor Roy Goodman
Bulgaria Concert Hall, Sofia, Bulgaria
"Flower Duet," from "Lakme"
Soprano Mady Mesple and mezzo-soprano Danielle Millet with the Orchestre du Theatre National de L'Opera-Comique and conductor Alain Lombard
Conrad Kocher and Jean-Fery Rebel
"For the Beauty of the Earth" and "Les Elemens"
Apollo's Fire with conductor and harpsichordist Jeannette Sorrell
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Cleveland Heights, Ohio
"Returning Waves," Op. 9
The National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra with conductor Jacek Kaspszyk
Witold Lutoslawski Polish Radio Concert Hall, Warsaw, Poland
"Forest Journey," from Trio for Piano, Violin, and Violoncello
Tulsa Community College Performing Arts Center for Education, Tulsa, Oklahoma
"Waldesruhe" ("Silent Woods"), Op. 68, No. 5
Pianists Wendy Chen and Charles Wadsworth
Maud Moon Weyerhaeuser Music Studio, St. Paul, Minnesota