Wednesday - American Ensembles And Repertoire

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AO320170419

AO320170419

John Shea with music performed by two orchestras mixing European repertoire with music from North and South America. The Minnesota Orchestra, under its Music Director, Osmo Vanska, offer Rhapsodies by Steven Stucky, followed by Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No.1 with Pekka Kuusisto as soloist, then Rautavaara's Melancholy from his Cantus Articus. The afternoon continues with the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, under the Mexican conductor Alondra de la Parra, in music from the Americas - Gershwin's Cuban Overture, followed by Revueltas's Sensemayá and, to finish, Arturo Márquez's Danzón No. 2.

2.00pm

Stucky

Rhapsodies

Minnesota Orchestra

Osmo Vanska, conductor

2.11pm

Prokofiev

Violin Concerto No. 1 in D, op. 19

Minnesota Orchestra

Pekka Kuusisto, violin

Osmo Vanska, conductor

2.38pm

Rautavaara

Melancholy, from 'Cantus Arcticus'

Minnesota Orchestra

Osmo Vanska, conductor

2.50pm

Gershwin

Cuban Overture

Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

Alondra de la Parra, conductor

3.02pm

Revueltas

Sensemayá

Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

Alondra de la Parra, conductor

3.10pm

Márquez

Danzón No. 2

Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

Alondra de la Parra, conductor.

AO320170419

John Shea with music performed by two orchestras mixing European repertoire with music from North and South America. The Minnesota Orchestra, under its Music Director, Osmo Vanska, offer Rhapsodies by Steven Stucky, followed by Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No.1 with Pekka Kuusisto as soloist, then Rautavaara's Melancholy from his Cantus Articus. The afternoon continues with the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, under the Mexican conductor Alondra de la Parra, in music from the Americas - Gershwin's Cuban Overture, followed by Revueltas's Sensemayá and, to finish, Arturo Márquez's Danzón No. 2.

2.00pm

Stucky

Rhapsodies

Minnesota Orchestra

Osmo Vanska, conductor

2.11pm

Prokofiev

Violin Concerto No. 1 in D, op. 19

Pekka Kuusisto, violin

2.38pm

Rautavaara

Melancholy, from 'Cantus Arcticus'

2.50pm

Gershwin

Cuban Overture

Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

Alondra de la Parra, conductor

3.02pm

Revueltas

Sensemayá

3.10pm

Márquez

Danzón No. 2