This episode originally aired September 25, 2010.
Saturday, March 19, 2011
This week, from the Gettysburg Festival in Pennsylvania, our line-up of outstanding performers includes a 15-year-old pianist from New Jersey performing Liszt and an 18-year-old tuba player from the Atlanta area who is descended from Nigerian royalty!
Hyung-Do Kim, piano, 14, from Palisades Park, NJ, performing La Campanella from Six Grandes Études de Paganini by Franz Liszt.
Sodienye FInebone, tuba, 18, from Smyrna, GA, performing III. Allegro giocoso from Concerto for Tuba by Edward Gregson.
Elaine Kang, violin, 16, from Port Matilda, PA, performing Carmen Fantasy by Pablo de Sarasate.
Clayton Penrose-Whitmore, violin, 17, from Evanston, IL; Ethan Hoppe, viola 18, from Chicago, IL; Alexander Hersh, cello, 16, from Chicago, IL; and host Christopher O'Riley performing IV. Rondo alla zingarese from Piano Quartet No.1 in G minor. Op.25 by Johannes Brahms.
Kathryn Westerlund, cello, 13, from Lebanon, PA performs Allegro from Sonata in D Minor, Op. 40 by Shostakovich.