October 1, 2008: Mozart from Minnesota
What's your favorite Mozart work? Mozart himself addressed that question, and he picked his Quintet in E-flat for Piano and Winds as his best. We'll hear it performed today by pianist Jon Kimura Parker and members of the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, from a concert given in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.
Slavonic Dance No. 8 in G Minor
The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Leonard Bernstein
"I Know That on My Love to Thee" from "Cypresses"
The Hagen Quartet
Schwetzingen Festival, Schwetzingen, Germany
Windham Chamber Music Festival, Windham, New York
"The Piano Puzzler"
This week's contestant is Anne Kocsis from Orchard Hill, Georgia
"The Water Sprite," Op. 107
The Brno Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Petr Altrichter
Janacek Theatre, Brno, Czech Republic Hour 2
Etude in E, Op. 10, No. 3
Pianist Jon Kimura Parker
"The Flight of the Bumblebee"
Pianist Olga Kern
Portland International Piano Festival, Portland, Oregon
Flutist Leonard Garrison and pianist Jay Mauchley
Red Lodge Civic Center, Red Lodge, Montana
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Quintet in E-flat for Piano and Winds
Pianist Jon Kimura Parker and members of the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Wooddale Church, Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Suite from "Les Indes Galantes"
The Netherlands Radio Chamber Philharmonic with conductor Ton Koopman
The Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, The Netherlands