Show 110 | Rockport, Maine

Recorded: Sunday, November 21, 2004

From the Top is in beautiful Rockport, Maine, this week, as guests of the renowned Bay Chamber Concerts Series. Among this week's outstanding young performers, you'll hear a violinist from here in Maine playing Sarasate and an East Coast teenage flute trio playing Weber. A clarinetist from Santa Barbara demonstrates his incredible circular breathing skill, and we'll also explore the chamber music coaching process.

Performers and Repertoire:

Clarinetist Kaichi Sato, 17, from Santa Barbara CA, performs Fantasie Pieces for Flute and Piano, 3rd mvt. by Robert Schumann

Pianist Henry Kramer, 17, from Cape Elizabeth, ME, performs Toccata Op.15 by Robert Muczynski
Violinist Kelsey Blumenthal, 14, from Cape Elizabeth, ME, performs "Les Adieux" by Pablo de Sarasate

Pianist Christopher O'Riley performs "Bye" by Elliott Smith, arranged O'Riley

French horn player Brian Bush, 17, from Midland, TX, performs Concerto in B-flat major, Op.91, III. Moderato by Reinhold Glière

The Bay Chamber Trio (flutist Kaitlyn Becker, 17, from Cape Elizabeth, ME; cellist Helen McCreary, 13, from Cazenovia, NY; and pianist Michal Harris, 16, from Bowdoin, ME) performs Finale in G minor, Op.63  by Carl Maria von Weber

Pianist Henry Kramer performs Gnomenreigen by Franz Liszt (closing of program)