Boston, MA / 58

Wednesday, November 7, 2001  |  Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory  |  Presented by From the Top


Recorded at the Massachusetts State House in Boston, this edition of From the Top features talented young musicians from the Bay State, including a harp quintet, an extremely young cellist, and the Middlesex County 4-H Fife and Drum Corps. We’ll also visit the floor of an automobile parts factory to meet the father of a talented young violist.

Performers and Repertoire:

Cellist SuJin Lee, 10, from Newton, MA, performs Concerto for Cello in D Minor, 1st mvt. by Édouard Lalo

Clarinetist Shankar Tucker, 14, from Ashfield, MA, performs Clarinet Concerto No. 1, Opus 73, 1st mvt. by Carl Maria von Weber

The Middlesex County 4-H Fife and Drum Corps performs Scot’s “Grey March”

Pianist Christopher O’Riley performs “Polyethylene Part Two” by Radiohead, arranged by O’Riley

Violist Barbara Vante, 13, from Mattapan, MA, performs Concerto for Viola in B Minor, 2nd mvt. by George Frideric Handel

The Band of Angels Harp Quintet (harpists Talia Allenberg-Mailman, 17, from Beverly Farms, MA; Jennifer Doorly, 17, and Rachel Doorly, 15, from Marblehead, MA; Krysten Keches, 13, from Medfield, MA; and Gillian Kruskall, 17, from Dover, MA) performs Chanson de la Nuit by Carlos Salzedo

Release Date

  • Monday, January 21, 2002

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