Performance Today

PT in Grand Teton National Park

Technical Director Craig Thorson, Producer Marc Sanchez, Host Fred Child, and Photographer Nate Ryan recording Performance Today in Grand Teton National Park.APM

August 25, 2016

One hundred years ago today, President Woodrow Wilson created a new bureau within the Department of the Interior: The National Park Service. On Thursday's PT, we'll celebrate this centennial with a special show, recorded live in Grand Teton National Park.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

Stella Sung: Paris 1987
Wendy Wilhelmi, flute; Florie Rothenberg, clarinet; Elizabeth Paterson, bassoon; Svend Ronning, artistic director
Second City Chamber Series, Classical KING FM, Seattle, WA

Jan Ladislav Dussek: String Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 60, No. 3
Bennewitz Quartet
Flagler Museum Music Series, Henry Morrison Flagler Museum, Palm Beach, FL

Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Concerto in G minor: Movements 1-2
Adele Anthony, violin; Aspen Music Festival Student Ensemble; Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Aspen Music Festival and School, Harris Concert Hall, Aspen, CO

Hour 2

Jennifer Higdon: Violin Concerto: 2. (partial) Chaconni; 3. Fly Forward
Hilary Hahn, violin; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; Vasily Petrenko, conductor
Higdon, Tchaikovsky: Violin Concertos
DG 14698

John Stevens: Seasons: 3. Autumn; 2. Summer
Tom Hooten, trumpet; Jennifer Marotta, trumpet; Gail Williams, french horn; Michael Mulcahy,trombone; Craig Knox, tuba
The Hunter Hereford Ranch, Moose, WY

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 3: 2. What the Flowers of the Meadow Tell Me
San Francisco Symphony; Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Mahler: Symphony No. 3; Kindertotenlieder
SFS 3