SymphonyCast

Los Angeles Philharmonic

Yuja WangEbru Yildiz/for NPR

October 30, 2017

Piano superstar Yuja Wang dazzles in a performance of Bartok's fiendishly difficult Piano Concerto No. 2.

Episode Playlist

STRAVINSKY: Symphonies of Wind Instruments

BARTOK: Piano Concerto No. 2

FAZIL SAY: Paraphrase on Mozart's Alla Turca

STRAVINSKY: Russian Dance from Petrouchka

JANACEK: Sinfonietta

MOZART: Divertimento No. 1, K. 136
Pinchas Zukerman, conductor
Sony 45979

DEBUSSY: La Mer
Erich Leinsdorf, conductor
EMI 65425

Notes

David S. of Charlottesville, VA, won this week's Encore Contest by correctly identifying Franz Schubert's "Gretchen am Spinnrade."