NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley: York, Pennsylvania / Show 337
From York, Pennsylvania, this show features outstanding young musicians soloing with the York Symphony Orchestra under the direction of conductor Lawrence Golan. Enjoy a 17-year-old’s performance of one of Schumann’s most beautiful works for cello, a teenager that switched his focus from soccer to clarinet thanks to a life-changing concert experience, and a young violinist tackles Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1 with the York Symphony.
Performers & Repertoire
- Rondo from Concerto No. 1, Op. 73 for Clarinet and Orchestra by Carl Maria von Weber (1786-1826), with the York Symphony Orchestra
- Romanian Folk Dances by Béla Bartók (1881-1945), with Christopher O’Riley, piano
- Adagio and Allegro, Op. 70 for Cello and Piano by Robert Schumann (1810-1856), with Christopher O’Riley, piano
- Hungarian Rhapsody No.11 in A minor, S.244 by Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
- II. Adagio from Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26 for Violin and Orchestra, by Max Bruch (1838-1920), with the York Symphony Orchestra
- Coriolan Overture, Op.62, by Ludwig Van Beethoven (1770-1827)
- Monday, June 12, 2017
- Monday, December 25, 2017
- Monday, July 30, 2018
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