Folk Inspirations

March 27, 2013

Tonight we'll have the final episodes in The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center series and the 2012 Gilmore International Keyboard Festival. At 7, it’s Brahms G minor Piano Quartet and at 8 music by Chopin, Debussy, Chick Corea and Leonard Bernstein.

Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center: Folk Inspirations

FALLA arr. Miguel LLOBET: Siete canciones populares españolas for Voice and Guitar
(Dina Kuznetsova, soprano; Jason Vieaux, guitar)
BRAHMS: Quartet No. 1 in G Minor for Piano, Violin, Viola and Cello, Op. 25
(Wu Han, piano; Daniel Hope, violin; Paul Neubauer, viola; David Finckel, cello)

 2012 Gilmore International Keyboard Festival
CHOPIN: Fantasy on Polish Airs (Gilmore Festival Chamber Orchestra: Vanessa Perez, piano)
Oliver KNUSSEN (b. 1952): Piano Variations, Op. 24 (Peter Serkin, piano)
DEBUSSY: “The Girl with the Flaxen Hair”; “Fireworks” from Preludes (George Li, piano)
BERNSTEIN: Piano Trio: II (Morgenstern Trio)
COREA, Chick (b. 1941): The Visitors (2012) (Kirill Gerstein, piano; Gary Burton, vibraphone)

Classical 24 Music Playlist

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