NPR’s From the Top: Los Angeles, CA / Show 366
Recorded in the famed Hollywood Scoring Studio in Los Angeles, we meet a brilliant young pianist who grew up in Hollywood enjoying film music so much that she founded her own multi-disciplinary arts collaborative at her high school. Also on the program is a heroic performance of a piece by Planel for horn and a teenage violinist rocks Ravel’s virtuosic “Tzigane” with guest host Peter Dugan.
- Guest Host: Peter Dugan
Prizing versatility as the key to the future of classical music, pianist Peter Dugan is equally at home in classical, jazz, and pop idioms.
Performers & Repertoire
- “Tzigane” for violin and piano by Maurice Ravel (1875-1937), with Peter Dugan, piano.
- Très largement from “Légende” by Robert Planel (1908-1994), with Peter Dugan, piano.
- II. Scherzo from the Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, Op. 65 by Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849), with Peter Dugan, piano.
- III. Alla Cubana and I. Allegro from “Five Bagatelles” by William Walton (1902-1983).
- "Levante"by Osvaldo Golijov (b. 1960).
- Étude No. 7 by Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959).
- Monday, April 8, 2019
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