For many of us, just a few notes from Paul Dukas' The Sorcerer's Apprentice immediately conjurs up images of water rising as the brooms carry buckets of water to the Sorcerer's basement. Enjoy this rhythmic music again, perhaps with the whole family on the July 3rd broadcast.
7/3 Dukas: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice Debussy: Danses sacre et profane Guillame Connesson: Flammenschrift Faure: Pavane and Sicilienne Ravel: Daphnis et Chloe Suite No. 2 (Gillian Benet Sella, hp; Dwight Parry, ob; Cincinnati Symphony; Louis Langrée, cond)
7/10 Gershwin: An American in Paris Barber: Violin Concerto Ravel: Tzigane Varése: Amériques (Augustin Hadelich, v; Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra; Louis Langrée, cond)
7/17 Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1, Symphony No. 1 (Yefim Bronfman, p; Los Angeles Philharmonic; Zubin Mehta, cond)
7/24 Barber: Symphony No. 1 Gershwin: Piano Concerto Penderecki: Adagietto from Paradise Lost Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story (Conrad Tao, p; Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra; JoAnn Falletta, cond)
7/31 Nelson: Renaissance Suite Ravel: Quartet for Two Violins, Viola, and Cello Brahms: Trio (Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra)