Southborough, MA / 115

Sunday, April 10, 2005  |  Center for the Performing Arts  |  Presented by St. Marks School

About

From the Top is in Southborough, Massachusetts this week, broadcasting from the Center for the Performing Arts at St. Mark’s School. Among highlights, you’ll hear the original music of a ten-year-old composer and an audio diary documenting what it’s like to attend the Fischoff Chamber Music Competition. You’ll also hear the music of Shostakovich, Dvorak, David and Bassi, and Roving Reporter Hayley Goldbach helps a pair of talented young pianists improve their collaboration.

Performers & Repertoire

  • Concert Fantasia on Themes from “Rigoletto” by Luigi Bassi
  • String Quartet No.9 in E-flat major, Op.117, V. Allegro by Dmitri Shostakovich, and String Quartet No.1, Op.13, movement II. Andante espressivo by Thomas Reeves
  • Bracseverseny by Gyula David
  • Slavonic Dance in F major, Op.46 by Antonín Dvořák and Spin the Top by Georges Bizet
  • Slavonic Dance in F major, Op.46 by Antonín Dvořák and Spin the Top by Georges Bizet

Release Dates

  • Monday, October 17, 2005
  • Monday, April 18, 2005

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