Episode #318

Back in Boston, Mass.

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Saturday, March 12, 2016

Christopher O'Riley joins young musicians who performed in Boston. Christopher O'Riley joins young musicians who performed in Boston. (Courtesy From the Top/Flickr-creativecommons)

Pianist Christopher O'Riley hosts this episode of From the Top from the New England Conservatory in Boston, where the show is based. Both young talented musicians from the area and around the country are featured, including an 11-year-old pianist from nearby Wellesley, Mass. and a teenage cellist who moved to the U.S. from Belarus.

Program Playlist:

Katherine Liu, 11, piano
Waltz in A-flat major, Op.42 by Frédéric Chopin

Nolan Harvel, 15, guitar
Estudio Sin Luz by Andrés Segovia (1893-1987) and Danza Pomposa by Alexandre Tansman

Hannah Klein, 17, mezzo-soprano
Still wie die Nacht by Carl Böhm

Alexander "Sasha" Yakub, 18, violin
II. Eglogue I and V. Dithyramb from Duo Concertante by Igor Stravinsky

Mariya Zabara, 18, cello
Hungarian Rhapsody by David Popper

Katherine Liu, 11, piano
Nocturne Op. 27, No. 2 by by Frédéric Chopin

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