Transatlantic Crosscurrents

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Transatlantic Crosscurrents

This week's recitals from the Cowdray Hall in Aberdeen explore the musical connections between America and Europe.

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Sara Mohr-pietsch introduces Dutch reed quintet Calefax.

Mozart arr Wesley: Serenade in Dm

Ron Ford: Motet

Conlon Nancarrow: Studies for Player Piano Nos 2 and 3C

Ellington: Isafan; Satin Doll.

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Sara Mohr-pietsch introduces a series of concerts exploring the musical connections between America and Europe given at Cowdray Hall, Aberdeen.

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Pianist Leon McCawley plays Barber's Excursions and Rachmaninov's Corelli Variations, which were written while the composer was in America.

McCawley is also joined by violinist Elizabeth Layton and clarinettist Yann Ghiro for a performance of Bartok's trio Contrasts.

Barber: Excursions

Bartok: Contrasts

Rachmaninov: Corelli Variations.