Show 106 | Boston, Massachusetts

Recorded: Sunday, October 3, 2004

On this week's show, you'll hear outstanding musicians from 13 to 18 years old, including a fantastic trio from New York City playing the music of Astor Piazzolla and a fabulous violinist from Cape Cod, Massachusetts playing Bartok's Rhapsody No. 1.You'll also meet a colorful soprano who sings "The Prima Donna Song" and an exceptionally advanced 13-year-old pianist who is already working on his M.D./Ph.D. Also, this week's tuba-playing teen sees his dream come true when Roving Reporter Hayley Goldbach springs into action.

Performers and Repertoire:

The Astor Trio (violinist Elly Suh,15, Fort Lee, NJ; cellist Caleb Van der Swaag,17, from New York, NY; and pianist Jing Yi Zhang ,17, Elmhurst, NY) performs Otono porteno from "Las Cuatro Estaciones Portenas" by Astor Piazzolla

Pianist Sho Yano, 13, from Chicago, IL, performs Des Abends and Grillen from "Fantasiestucke" by Robert Schumann
 
Soprano Rachel Parker, 16, from Monroe, GA, performs Art is Calling For Me ("The Prima Donna Song" by Victor Herbert

Tubist Jens Peterson, 16, from Lakewood, WA, performs Horn Concerto No. 3 in E-flat Major, 3rd mvt. by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Violinist Ben Thatcher, 18, from Brewster, MA, performs Rhapsody No. 1, 2nd mvt. by Béla Bartók

The Astor Trio performs Scherzo from Archduke Trio by Ludwig van Beeethoven (closing of show)

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