Honolulu, Hi / 130

Wednesday, January 11, 2006  |  Hawaii Theater  |  Presented by Hawaii Public Radio


From beautiful Honolulu, Hawaii, this week’s show features outstanding musicians from 14 to 18 years old, including a teenage violinist from Honolulu playing Ysaye’s beautiful Reve d’enfant and a wonderful youth orchestra from the area playing Tchaikovsky. Also, Roving Reporter Hayley Goldbach joins us to help a young soprano from California come to terms with her curfew.

Performers and Repertoire:

Punahou Symphony Strings, ages 14–18, from the Punahou School in Honolulu, HI, performs Serenade for Strings in C Major, Op. 48, I. Pezzo in forma di Sonatina by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Double bassist Nathan Vedal, 16, from Seattle, WA, performs Concerto for Double Bass, 1st mvt. by Eduard Tubin

Violinist Laura Keller, 17, from Honolulu, HI, performs Reve d’enfant by Eugène Ysaÿe

Soprano Elizabeth Hertzberg, 16, by San Rafael, CA, performs Das Veilchen by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Pianist and Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Andrew Ramos, 14, from Waipahu, HI, performs Etude Op. 10, No. 1 by Frédéric Chopin

Release Dates

  • Monday, August 7, 2006
  • Monday, January 30, 2006

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