Episode #322

Winners of the Mondavi Center Young Artist Competition

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Saturday, May 07, 2016

Christopher O'Riley Christopher O'Riley (Wendy Lynch)

Christopher O’Riley hosts this show from the Mondavi Center at the University of Califormia, Davis, filled with virtuosic performances and inspiring stories from some of America’s best young classical musicians. This episode features alumni of the Mondavi Center Young Artist Competition, as well as a member of the most recent field of competitors.

Program Playlist:

Roger Xia, 13, piano
"Rage Over a Lost Penny" by Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Trio with alumni Brannon Cho and Alexi Kenney
II. Allegretto grazioso from Piano Trio No.3 in F minor, Op.65 by Antonín Dvořák

Hilda Huang, 19, piano
I. Prelude, II. Allemande, and III. Courante from Partita No.1 in B flat major, BWV 825 by Johann Sebastian Bach

Nathan Le, 16, cello
III. Allegro molto vivace from the Sonata for Solo Cello, Op.8 by Zoltán Kodály

Geneva Lewis, 17, violin
“Tzigane” for violin and piano by Maurice Ravel

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