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No Borders

The Canadian Brass with the Lexington Philharmonic OrchestraCourtesy of the Lexington Philharmonic

November 19, 2018

Chris Brubeck composed a concerto for the Canadian Brass - music with no borders between different musical styles. On Monday's episode of Performance Today, hear the Canadian Brass and the Lexington Philharmonic perform the world premiere of "No Borders" by Chris Brubeck.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

Frederic Chopin: Cello Sonata Op. 65 Movement 2 Scherzo
Alisa Weilerstein, cello; Inon Barnatan, piano
Alisa Weilerstein Inon Barnatan Rachmaninov Chopin
London Decca 23753

Niccolo Paganini: 24 Caprices: Nos. 16 & 17
Augustin Hadelich, violin
Grand Teton Music Festival, Walk Festival Hall, Jackson Hole, WY

Chris Brubeck: No Borders
Canadian Brass; Lexington Philharmonic; Scott Terrell, conductor
Lexington Philharmonic, Otis Singletary Center for the Arts, Lexington, KY

Johann Sebastian Bach (arr. Johannes Brahms): Five Studies for Left Hand: No. 5 Chaconne by Johann Sebastian Bach
Inon Barnatan, piano
Spivey Hall, Clayton State University, Morrow, GA

Hour 2

Samuel Barber: Horizon
San Diego Chamber Orchestra; Donald Barra, conductor
Samuel Barber Horizon
Koch 7206

Florence Beatrice Price: from Five Folksongs in Counterpoint
GTMF Chamber Ensemble
Grand Teton Music Festival, Walk Festival Hall, Jackson Hole, WY

Richard Wagner: Overture and "Venusberg Music" from Tannhauser (Paris version)
The Nashville Symphony; Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
The Nashville Symphony, Schermerhorn Symphony Center, Nashville, TN

Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst: The Last Rose of Summer
Phoenix Avalon, violin
Performance Today Young Artist in Residence, Maud Moon Weyerhaeuser Studio, St. Paul, MN