DJ Session: Younger Classical Artists Worth The Listen
For this week’s edition of the Here & Now DJ sessions, Jeremy Hobson speaks with Vic Di Geronimo, host of Classic Mornings on WILL, Illinois Public Media. He shares music from a number of classical artists in their 30s who are doing interesting things with established pieces.
Pieces In This Segment
- Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (revised by Wilhelm Fitzenhagen), “Variations on a Rococo Theme” performed by István Várdai on cello with the Pannon Philharmonic, conducted by Tibor Bogányi
- Franz Joseph Haydn, “Sonata (Divertimento) in C major, Hob. XVI:10″ performed by Olivier Cavé on piano
- Edvard Grieg, “Lyric Piece, op. 68, no. 5. At the Cradle” performed by Javier Perianes on piano
- Antonio Vivaldi, “Concerto in D major, RV 93″ (originally for lute) performed by Avi Avital on mandolin with the Venice Baroque Orchestra
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