Classical Music


Sat September 8, 2012
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Russian Accents: Rachmaninoff, Stravinsky and the Piano

Airs Saturday, September 8 at 3:00 p.m. Join us for Part eight of an exploration of the piano music of Rachmaninoff and Stravinsky with commentary by Valery Gergiev, Alexander Toradze, Gianandrea Noseda and Joseph Horowitz. This week we conclude our series with Stravinsky's Concerto for Two Solo Pianos with George Vatchnadze and Genadi Zagor, pianos; Stravinsky's Excerpts from Apollo in Stravinsky’s own piano transcription; and A Stravinsky Improvisation featuring pianist Genadi Zagor.


Sat September 8, 2012
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Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

Johannes String Quartet
Korea Music Foundation

Airs Saturday, September 8 at 2:00 p.m.  Join us for a new season of concerts from the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, celebrating its 40th season as one of the world’s leading performing arts festivals. Artistic director Marc Neikrug and broadcast host Kerry Frumkin will take you through 13 weeks of world class chamber performances. This week's concert features Todd Levy, clarinet; Julie Landsman, horn; Ronald Thomas, cello; David Tolen, percussion in Martinu's Quartet. Then the Johannes String Quartet play Dvorak's String Quintet in E-Flat Major, Op. 97.


Sat September 8, 2012
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The Cleveland Orchestra Live

Airs Saturday, September 8 at 12:00 noon. Red River Radio is pleased to bring back the Cleveland Orchestra for another superb season of broadcast concerts from the orchestra's home at Severance Hall in Cleveland and from concerts performed around the country and the world. On this week's concert Maestra Franz Welser-Möst is joined by pianist Yefim Bronfman for the Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat major,, Opus 83 of Brahms. The concert opens with Sheppard's Wanderlust and also features the Shostakovich Symphony No. 6 in b, Op. 54.

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Thu September 6, 2012
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The Best of Carnegie Hall Live

Airs Thursday, September 6 at 11:00 a.m.  Cleveland, Berlin and Budapest. The "Cleveland Orchestra" plays Shostakovich's Symphony No. 6,  the "Berlin Philharmonic" plays Mahler Symphony No. 2 (first movement), and the "Budapest Festival Orchestra" plays Schubert Symphony No. 9.


Mon September 3, 2012
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American Folk Hymns & Songs of the Land with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Airs Monday, September 3 at 1:00 p.m.  Great Mack Wilberg arrangements, including Saints Bound for Heaven, How Bright is the Day, Down to the River to Pray, Deep River, As the Dew From the Heaven Distiling, His Voice As the Sound, Bound for the Promised Land, Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing, and Woody Guthrie’s This Land is Your Land.