Classical Music

3:00pm

Sat September 1, 2012
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Russian Accents: Rachmaninoff, Stravinsky and the Piano

Airs Saturday, September 1 at 3:00 p.m. Join us for Part seven 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 continue our exploration of the piano works of Stravinsky, with Mozart's Fugue in C Minor, K. 546 featuring Igor and Soulima Stravinsky as the pianists. Next we'll hear Stravinsky's Piano Sonata with George Vatchnadze on piano, the Concerto for Piano and Winds featuring the Post Classical Ensemble and Alexander Toradze as the pianist. The hour concludes with the first movement from Stravinsky's Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra featuring Alexander Toradze and Sangwon Kim on piano.

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2:00pm

Sat September 1, 2012
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Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

Airs Saturday, September 1 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 opens with Vivaldi's  Violin Concerto for Violin in F Minor, Op. 8, (Winter) from The Four Seasons. Then we'll hear Prokofiev's Overture On Hebrew Themes, Op. 34, and Weinberg's Piano Trio, op. 24.

12:00pm

Sat September 1, 2012
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The Cleveland Orchestra Live

Airs Saturday, September 1 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 Franz Welser-Möst is joined by violinist Julian Rachlin for the Brahms Violin Concerto in D major, Opus 77. Then the Maestro will lead the orchestra in Smetana's Four Movements from “Ma Vlast”.

11:00am

Mon August 27, 2012
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Summer Stages

Airs, Monday, August 27 at 11:00 a.m. On our first program in the Summer Stages series we’re headed to Transylvania.  Not the land of Count Dracula, but the land of waterfalls and cycling trails, the Hellbender Salamander and the white squirrel, not to mention the Brevard Music Center and Festival!  JoAnn Falletta conducts the Brevard Music Center Orchestra in a program including Der Rosenkavalier Suite by Richard Strauss and Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto performed by Norman Krieger.

2:00pm

Sat August 25, 2012
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Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

Airs Saturday, August 25 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 two trios are featured. First violinist William Preucil joins cellist Eric Kim and pianist Shai Wosner for Haydn's Piano Trio in A Major.  Then violinist Ida Kavafian is joined by cellist Peter Wiley and pianist Anne-Marie McDermott for Beethoven's Piano Trio No. 2 in G Major, Op. 1.

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