NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley: Boston, Massachusetts / Show 349
This week’s show comes from our hometown of Boston, Massachusetts where we meet an accomplished local pianist who made her Carnegie Hall debut at the age of 7, a young musician who’s the second ever double bassist to win the prestigious Stulberg International Strings Competition performs Bottesini, and we get to know a teenage violinist who is also a whiz at New York Times crossword puzzles.
Performers & Repertoire
- Allegro appassionato, Op.43 for Cello and Piano by Camille Saint-Saëns
- "Ricercare and Toccata" on a Theme from The Old Maid and the Thief by Gian Carlo Menotti
- I. Allegro Moderato from the Concerto for Double Bass no. 2 by Giovanni Bottesini
- "Land" by Takatsugu Muramatsu
- Sonata No. 1 in A minor, Op. 105 - I. Mit leidenschaftlichem Ausdruck by Robert Schumann
- II. Andante from the Concerto for Double Bass no. 2 by Giovanni Bottesini
- Monday, March 19, 2018
- Monday, August 27, 2018
- Monday, February 4, 2019
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