NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley: Stulberg, Michigan / Show 357

Friday, May 18, 2018 at 7:30 PM  |  Dalton Center Recital Hall   |  Presented by The Julius and Esther Stulberg Competition, Inc.


From one of the most prestigious teenage music competitions in the country, this episode of From the Top doubles as a documentary featuring the Stulberg International String Competition! In addition to adrenaline-filled performances from three young musicians striving for first prize, we’ll hear from the organization’s executive director and one of the judges.

Performers & Repertoire

  • Finale, Allegro Assai Vivace, from the Violin Concerto in D, Opus 35 by Erich Korngold, Elizabeth DeMio piano
  • La Li, 15, cello
    First and second movements from the Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85, by Edward Elgar, Elizabeth DeMio, piano
  • “Grave” from the Sonata No. 2 in A minor by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Charlotte Marckx, 16, violin
    Third movement from the Violin Concerto No. 3 in B minor, Opus 61 by Camille Saint Saens, Andrea Swan, piano

Release Date

  • Monday, October 1, 2018

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