Episode #299

Montclair, New Jersey

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Saturday, June 27, 2015

Janice Carissa and Ryan Ferguson. Janice Carissa and Ryan Ferguson. (From the Top, Inc./flickr)

Enjoy an inspiring evening of music by some young classical musicians presented by Peak Performances at Montclair State University. The program features the Shanghai Quartet, the Quartet-in-Residence at the John J. Cali School of Music.

Program playlist:

Audrey Emata, 13, flute, performs Carmen Fantasie by François Borne.

Janice Carissa, 16, and Ryan Ferguson, 18, piano duo, perform "The Humiliation of Drupadi" by Ananda Sukarlan.

Janice Carissa, 16, and Ryan Ferguson, 18, piano duo, perform "The Humiliation of Drupadi" by Ananda Sukarlan.

Jasper Snow, 18, viola, performs The second movement, Allegro appassionato, from Two Pieces for Viola and Piano by Frank Bridge.

Chase Park, 16, cello, performs Impromptu in G-flat Major, D. 899, No. 3 by Franz Schubert.

The Shanghai Quartet:
Weigang Li, violin
Yi-Wen Jiang, violin
Honggang Li, viola
Nick Tzavaras, cello
With Jasper Snow, 18, viola; and Chase Park, 16, cello
The fourth movement, Poco allegro, from the String Sextet in G Major, Op. 36 by Johannes Brahms.

Janice Carissa, 16, and Ryan Ferguson, 18, piano duo, perform Toccata in Funk, arranged by Bradley Eustace.

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