Episode #2007

Found Treasures

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Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Robert Sherman hosting his 1,800th program of the Young Artists Showcase. (© 2012 Steve J. Sherman)

The Young Artists Showcase is a testament to the abundance of talented emerging musicians today. In fact, there simply isn’t enough time to include all of the wonderful performances on the show. Tune in Wednesday at 9 pm as Bob Sherman revisits some of these performances, presenting pieces that didn’t fit into earlier programs.

Straight from the cutting room floor, we hear selections from the Hilton Head Competition performance of 14-year-old pianist Tommy Jing Yu Leo, concerts from Washington D.C. and Tel Aviv, and arias performed by singers from the Martina Arroyo Foundation.

Program:

Haydn: Sonata No. 34 in E minor
Tommy Jing Yu Leo, piano

Paganini: Introduction and Variations on “Nel cor più non mi sento” from Paisello’s La molinara
Ziyu He, piano

Berkovich: Variations on Caprice No. 24 by Paganini
Joshua Kocharski, piano 

Caplet: Conte fantastique
Caroline Cole, harp; Eunice Kim, violin; Kristin Lee, viola; Born Lau; viola; Christine Lamprea, cello

Puccini: “Donde lieta usci” from La bohème
Jessica Sandidge, soprano

Strauss: Czardas from Die Fledermaus
Haley Sicking, soprano

Ligeti: Musica Ricercata No. 3
Tommy Jing Yu Leo, piano

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