Episode #20

Highlight Show: Recorded in Studio

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Saturday, February 15, 2014

In this week's special highlights episode, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer John Corigliano, violin virtuoso Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, cello master Janos Starker, and the great soprano Dawn Upshaw all share the stage with lucky young musicians.

Program details: 

Violinist and Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Kyung-Jun Kim, 18, from Rutherford, N.J.,, performs Violin Sonata, fourth movement, by John Corigliano.

Soprano Dawn Upshaw and flutist Meghan Emigh perform "A Simple Song" by Leonard Bernstein.

Soprano Dawn Upshaw and baritone Kevin Ray perform "O Waly, Waly" by Benjamin Britten.

Cellists Janos Starker and Ana Kim perform Sonata for Two Cellos in C Major, 1st mvt. by Luigi Boccherini.

Violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg performs Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninoff.

Violinist Zachary Taxin; violist Izia Weyman, 17, from Newton, Maine; cellist Jessica Wang,18, from Bedminster, N.J.; violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg; and pianist Christopher O'Riley perform Piano Quintet, Op. 44, Scherzo by Robert Schumann.

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