Sounds of Youth

October 06, 2017
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On this week's Prairie Performances, Friday at 7 pm on WILL-FM 90.9: Drawing from the talent of young people in the Champaign-Urbana area, Sinfonia features the high school and college winners of its Student Concerto Competition. Rounding out the program is the Italian Symphony by Felix Mendelssohn, which the composer completed at the age of twenty-four.


Sounds of Youth (10/21/16)

Sinfonia da Camera
Ian Hobson, music director and conductor
James Vaughen, trumpet
Han Cheol Kang, piano


Bohme | Trumpet Concerto in F major
Rachmaninoff | Piano Concerto No. 1 (mvt. 1)
Mendelssohn | Symphony No. 4 in A major, Op. 90, "Italian"

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