Classical 91.5

Center Stage from Wolf Trap wraps up in May 2021 with music by Amy Barlowe

Apr 8, 2021

Composer Amy Barlowe

Composer Amy Barlowe said this of her composition Hebraique Elegie. "There is something about the history of the Jewish people, their struggle for survival, their innate ability to buoy themselves from the depths of tragedy through the use of humor, that has always fascinated me. The Hebraique Elegie was born of the desire to find a home for the emotions I experienced at the passing of my father." We'll hear the work on the May 5th at 8pm broadcast.

5/5        Schumann: String Quartet Shaw: Blueprint  Barlowe: Hebraique Elegie Moszkowski: Suite Rogerson: Afterworld Grieg: Sonata for Piano and Cello (Aizuri Quartet; Paul Huang, Danbi Um, and Orion Weiss; David Finckel and Wu Han)

5/12      Franck: Sonata for Piano and Cello Koechlin: Chansons Bretonnes R. Strauss: Sonata Palestrina: Gloria Patri Beethoven: String Quartet Davidovsky: String Quartet No. 5 (David Finckel & Wu Han; Brentano Quartet)