Ravel Quartet & Sibling Dynamics / Show 422

Monday, September 12, 2022  |  Futura Productions  |  

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17-year old cellist Xavier Ip from Watertown, Massachusetts and Guest Host/pianist Orli Shaham perform Papillon, Op. 77 by Gabriel Fauré.


Meet the Lewis brothers exotic pet, an axolotl.


Guest Host Orli Shaham finds common ground with a pair of siblings who remind her of growing up with her brother, Gil. A lively quartet from Chicago plays Ravel. A teen soprano speaks about representation in classical music and connecting with a composer who shares her heritage. A talented young pianist talks about having pianist parents.

Pianist Orli Shaham’s new recording of Mozart Sonatas came out to rave reviews from around the world: “Highly expressive,” “engrossing,” “Altogether exceptional,” and “An absolute must for any of Mozart’s fans.”

Purchase your own copy of Orli Shaham: Complete Mozart Sonatas Volume 1, and Volumes 2 and 3 at this link or wherever you buy music. And keep an eye out for Volumes 4, 5 and 6 in 2023!


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Release Dates

  • Monday, November 28, 2022
  • Monday, June 10, 2024

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