NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley: Atlanta, Georgia / 311
From Atlanta, Georgia, this week’s episode features a thrilling performance by a local public school choir, a 14-year-old cellist performs Tchaikovsky’s Pezzo capriccioso with tremendous warmth and spirit, and we’ll meet a young organist with a great story of how his devotion to musical scholarship got him into a bit of trouble⎯his local library once threatened him with over $2000 in fines for keeping so many musical scores out beyond their due date.
Performers & Repertoire
Sonatensatz in C Minor by Johannes Brahms
Pezzo Capriccioso by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Carillon de Westminster, Op. 54, No. 6, by Louis Vierne
The first movement, Fantasie, and the second movement, Thema mit Variationen, from the Sonata for Viola and Piano, Op. 11, No. 4, by Paul Hindemith
"A Jubilant Song" by Norman Dello Joio
The second movement, Allegro, from Sonata for Cello and Piano in A Major, G. 4, by Luigi Boccherini (1743-1805) arranged by Alfredo Piatti
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