Episode #203

Atlanta, GA

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Saturday, February 05, 2011

This week, from the Schwartz Center for Performing Arts at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, our line-up of outstanding performers includes a 13-year-old pianist from Tennessee performing Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 6, the Emory Youth Symphony Orchestra performing the music of William Walton, and a 15-year-old bassist from nearby Marietta who plays his unwieldy instrument like it's a violin. 

Music Two Share (flutist Hally Davidson, 15 from McDonough, GA, and pianist Bryan Anderson, 16, from Stockbridge, GA) performing IV. Finale from Suite for Flute & Piano, Op. 34 by Charles-Marie Widor.

Ming Wilson, piano, 13, from Johnson City, TN, performing Hungarian Rhapsody No. 6 by Franz Liszt.
Xavier Foley, double bass, 15, from Marietta, GA, performing I. Allegro moderato from Concerto No. 2 in B minor by Giovanni Bottesini.
Violinist and 10th Anniversary Alumni Performer Melissa White performing IV. Presto agitato from Sonata No. 3 in D minor by Johannes Brahms.

The Emory Youth Symphony Orchestra from Atlanta, GA, performing the Prelude and Fugue from Spitfire Prelude and Fugue by William Walton. Conducted by Richard Prior.

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