Show 177 | New Albany, Ohio

Recorded: Friday, April 18, 2008

This week, from New Albany, Ohio, an 18-year-old pianist plays the opening movement of Beethoven's "Waldstein" Sonata, a teenage violinist from Boston plays Wieniawski, and an 18-year-old soprano, who is brave enough to admit when she's wrong and her parents are right, sings music for spring.

Performers and repertoire:

Nicholas King, piano, age 18 from Marina del Rey, CA and Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist performing I. Allegro con brio from Piano Sonata No. 21 in C major (Waldstein), Op. 53 by Ludwig Van Beethoven

Julia Mendelsohn, soprano, age 18 from Cincinnati, OH performing Spring by Dominick Argento

Philippa Jarvis, violin, age 18 from Milton, MA performing Obertas in G major, Op. 19, No. 1 by Henryk Wieniawski

Nathaniel West, double bass, age 16 from Columbus, OH performing II. Aragonaise from A Carmen Fantasy by Frank Proto, accompanied by Christopher O’Riley, piano

Reiziger Trio - Eric Gratz, violin, age 17 from Shaker Heights, OH, Stephanie Price, viola, age 17 from Worthington, OH, and Nathaniel West, double bass, age 16 from Columbus, OH performing Midnight Child by Charles Washington

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