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Boston, MA / 28

Saturday, September 16, 2000  |  Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory  |  Presented by From the Top


This week, from New England Conservatory’s Jordan Hall in Boston, you’ll hear five outstanding musicians, including a 13-year old violinist from California playing Wieniawski and a 15-year-old pianist from Alaska playing Liszt. Also, Roving Reporter Hayley Goldbach will prove a point by visiting a high school marching band.

Performers and Repertoire:

Trumpeter Andre Dubelsten, 15, from Tualatin, OR, performs Trumpet Concerto, 3rd Mvt. by Wal-berg

Clarinetist Nicholas Gallas, 16, from Laurel, MD, performs Nocturne No. 20 by Frédéric Chopin, arranged Forest

Violinist Yumi Man, 13, from La Crescenta, CA, performs Polonaise Brilliante in D Major by Henryk Wieniawski

Percussionist Kevin Sims, 17, from Port Matilda, PA, performs Prelude from Violin Partita No. 3 by Johann Sebastian Bach

Pianist Xiaolu Ning, 15, from Anchorage, Alaska performs Gnomenreigen by Franz Liszt

Release Dates

  • Monday, March 5, 2001
  • Monday, November 27, 2000

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