Performance Today

Bruckner's storybook world

La porte des Allemands, FranceBy Christophe.Finot , from Wikimedia Commons

January 31, 2019

If you're ready to step into a different world, follow us through medieval gates into a storybook world created by composer Anton Bruckner. On this episode Performance Today, Marek Janowski conducts the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra in concert performance of Bruckner's Symphony No. 4.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

Frederic Chopin: Prelude in C sharp minor, Op. 45, "Sostenuto"
Rafal Blechacz, piano
Chopin: The Complete Preludes
DG 10870

Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto con Molti Strumenti in G Minor, Per l'Orchestra di Dresda, RV 577
Venice Baroque Orchestra; Andrea Marcon, conductor
University of Georgia, Hodgson Concert Hall, Athens, GA

Radames Gnattali (arr. Julien Labro): Suite Retratos
Jason Vieaux, guitar; Julien Labro, accordion and accordina
String Theory at the Hunter, The Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN

Frederic Chopin: Etude Op. 10, No. 3, in E major
Jenny Chen, piano
Tippet Rise, LLC, The Olivier Music Barn, Fishtail, MT

Hour 2

Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita No. 6 in E Minor, BWV 830 Movement 3 Corrente
Jeremy Denk, piano
Jeremy Denk J.S. Bach
Azica 71262

Jennifer Higdon: Autumn Music
Marcia Kamper, flute; Elizabeth Koch Tiscione, oboe; Anton Rist, clarinet; Conrad Cornelison, bassoon; Jeffrey Fair, horn
Festival Mozaic, United Methodist Church, San Luis Obispo, CA

Donald Lambert: Chorus (after Wagner's opera 'Tannhauser')
Jeremy Denk, piano
Ted Mann Concert Hall, Minneapolis, MN

Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 4, Romantic: Movements 3-4
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra; Marek Janowski, conductor
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Music Hall, Cincinnati, OH