Fort Pierce, FL / 156
This week, from the Sunrise Theatre in Fort Pierce, Florida, our line-up of outstanding young musicians includes a teenage guitarist from the mesa of Utah performing Terrega and a local 12-year-old performing a prelude by Rachmaninoff. Also, Roving Reporter Emily Mayer will take that mesa-loving guitarist to see the ocean for the very first time, and, in an especially exciting finale, three teenagers cram their six hands onto one piano to perform a playful arrangement of “America” from Leonard Bernstein’s West Side Story.
Performers and Repertoire:
Cellist and Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Anna Litvinenko, 13, from Miami, FL, performs “At the Fountain” by Carl Davidoff
Guitarist and Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Emmanuel Gray Jr., 18, from Monument Valley, UT, performs “Recuerdos de Alhambra” by Francisco Tárrega
Violist and Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Matthew Lipman, 15, from University Park, IL, performs I. Andante comodo from the Viola Concerto by William Walton
Pianist Taylor Tyson, 12, from Jupiter, FL, performs Prelude in E-flat major, Op.23, No.6 by Sergei Rachmaninoff
6HM (pianists SiYi Fang, 19; Kaisaer Ainiwaer, 17; and Wei-Wei Hsu, 16) from Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen, MI, performs “America” from West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein, arranged by Derison Duarte
Performers & Repertoire
“At the Fountain” by Carl Davidoff
"Recuerdos de Alhambra" by Francisco Tárrega
Monday, January 28, 2008
Monday, May 14, 2007
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