Pittsburgh, PA / 7
From Carnegie Mellon University’s Mellon Institute in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, this week’s show features five outstanding musicians, including a 15-year-old from West Virginia performing the first movement of Hayden’s Trumpet Concerto in E-flat, a 16-year-old flutist from Ohio performing Carl Doppler’s Mazurka de Salon, and a ten-year-old violinist from Baltimore playing Wieniawski’s Scherzo-Tarantella. Plus, two of today’s talented teens compete in a spirited round of musical jeopardy.
Performers and repertoire:
Trombonist Brad Williams, 16, from St. Petersburg, FL, performs Concerto for Trombone, 1st mvt. by Launy Grondahl
Pianist Eric Zuber, 14, from Bel Air, MD, performs Prelude in B-flat, Opus 23, No. 2 by Sergei Rachmaninoff
Flutist Elizabeth Diener, 16, from Hartville, OH, performs Mazurka de Salon by Franz Doppler
Trumpeter Darren Ringer, 15, from Pittsburgh, PA, performs Trumpet Concerto in E-flat, 1st mvt. by Joseph Haydn
Violinist Alicia Hui, 10, from Baltimore, MD, performs Scherzo-Tarantelle, Op. 16 by Henryk Wieniawski
Performers & Repertoire
Prelude in B-flat, Opus 23, No. 2 by Sergei Rachmaninoff
Monday, April 3, 2000
Monday, January 17, 2000
Release date is when this show is released to NPR stations, here on our website, and to our podcast. Shows are released on a weekly basis; please check your local NPR station listing for the actual airtime in your market. If you'd like, you can visit NPR's "Find Stations" page to look for your station.