Chamber Sparks and Symphonic Fire

cl-cypress-100The Cypress String Quartet play Barber and Griffes; The Greensboro Symphony Orchestra take on Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev and Rachmaninoff, and the Western Piedmont Symphony finish off the Elgar Cello concerto on this edition of Carolina Live. Konstantin Lifschitz is the soloist for Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini and plays a Bach encore.

 

Listen to the entire program: Chamber Sparks and Symphonic Fire



Billboard and Introduction to Griffes "Sketches" - Lauren Rico



Charles Tomlinson Griffes: Two Sketches Based on Native American Themes
Cypress String Quartet:
Cecily Ward, Tom Stone, violins; Ethan Filner, viola; Jennifer Kloetzel, cello



Introduction to "Francesca da Rimini" - Lauren Rico



Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini - Symphonic Fantasy after Dante
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, conductor



Introduction to Prokofiev's Symphony 5 Finale - Lauren Rico



Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5 - finale
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, conductor



Introduction to Barber's String Quartet - Lauren Rico



Barber: String Quartet
Cypress String Quartet:
Cecily Ward, Tom Stone, violins; Ethan Filner, viola; Jennifer Kloetzel, cello



Introduction to Rachmaninoff's "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini" - Lauren Rico



Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, conductor
Konstantin Lifschitz, piano



Introduction to Bach encore - Lauren Rico



Johann Sebastian Bach: English Suite No. 4, Sarabande
Konstantin Lifschitz, piano



Introduction to the Finale of Elgar's Cello Concerto - Lauren Rico



Sir Edward Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor - finale
Anne Francis, cello
Western Piedmont Symphony
John Gordon Ross, conductor



End of the show - Lauren Rico