NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley: Coral Gables, Florida / 305
From the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida, this week’s From the Top features a remarkably bold and confident performance by a 14-year-old violinist from South Florida, a young soprano from New Orleans performing a musical setting of one of Emily Dickinson’s poems, and an oboist who, in addition to possessing an enormous library of classical music, is a wonderful teenage spokesperson for the genre.
Performers & Repertoire
Praeludium and Allegro in the style of Pugnani by Fritz Kreisler
The third movement, Nicht schnell, from Three Romances for Piano and Oboe, Op. 94, by Robert Schumann
“Will there really be a morning?” by Ricky Ian Gordon (from a poem by Emily Dickinson)
The first piece, Our Evenings, and the second piece, A Blown Away Leaf, from On an Overgrown Path by Leoš Janáček
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