Big Sky, Montana

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Saturday, November 28, 2015

17-year-old pianist Ryan Jung from Winston-Salem, North Carolina, rehearses “Une barque sur l’océan” from Maurice Ravel’s Miroirs. (From The Top/Flickr)

From Big Sky, Montana, this week’s program features a young pianist who conjures up a great seascape through his multi-layered performance of the music of Maurice Ravel, a flashy violin showpiece played by a fearless 14-year-old from Santa Fe, and a local trumpet player who⎯when she’s not practicing scales⎯is out running marathons across the Montana landscape.

Performers & Repertoire

Phoenix Avalon, violin
“Zigeunerweisen” by Pablo de Sarasate

Lindsey Reynolds, soprano
“Una donna a quindici anni" from Cosi fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Morgan Davison, bassoon
"Sarabande et Cortege" by Henri Dutilleux
Ryan Jung, piano
III. "Une barque sur l'océan" from Miroirs by Maurice Ravel
Stephanie Anderson, trumpet
Slavonic Fantasy by Carl Höhne
Phoenix Avalon, violin
Hungarian Dance No. 5 in G minor by Johannes Brahms

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