NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley Tucson, Arizona / 268
This week, From the Top is at Centennial Hall at the University of Arizona in Tucson, where you’ll hear a 13-year-old pianist play some diabolical music by Prokofiev and an 11-year-old violinist play the last composition Debussy ever wrote. Also a 17-year-old guitarist plays a piece by Mauro Giuliani and tells why he thinks Tucson is the center of the world for his instrument.
Performers & Repertoire
- I. Allegro vivo from the Sonata in G minor for Violin and Piano by Claude Debussy
- "Rhapsody in Blue" for Trumpet and Piano by George Gershwin, arr. Timofei Dokshitser
- Grande Ouverture, Op.61 by Mauro Giuliani
- Suggestion Diabolique, Op.4, No.4 by Sergei Prokofiev
- "Chant du Minestrel" (Minstrel's Song), Op.71 by Alexander Glazunov
- Monday, September 9, 2013
- Monday, March 25, 2013
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