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Lauren Anker

Lauren Anker, horn playerCourtesy of artist

March 27, 2021

For more than 20 consecutive years now, students from top schools of music around the country have joined us as PT Young Artists in Residence...and not even a pandemic will keep us from doing it again this year! We're thrilled to kick off this year's series with French horn player Lauren Anker.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

Robert Schumann: Carnaval Movement 1 and 2 Preambule and Pierrot
Kirill Gerstein, piano
Kirill Gerstein: Imaginary Pictures
Myrios 13

Robert Schumann: Trio No. 3 for violin, cello and piano in G minor, Op. 110
Simone Porter, violin; Raphael Bell, cello; Andrew Armstrong, piano
Seattle Chamber Music Society, Nordstrom Recital Hall at Benaroya Hall, Seattle, WA

Piano Puzzler: Contestant is Rainer Klauss in Madison, AL

Ethel Smyth: On The Cliffs of Cornwall from The Wreckers
Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra; Dirk Meyer, conductor
DSSO Concert Hall, Duluth, MN

Hour 2

Robert Schumann: Album fur die Jugend, Op. 68 (excerpts)
Daniel Levy, piano
Schumann, Album fur die Jugend, Op. 68; Daniel Levy, piano
Nimbus 5219

Reinhold Gliere: Horn Concerto: Movement 1
Lauren Anker, French horn; Mei Rui, piano
Performance Today Young Artist in Residence Series, Duncan Hall, Rice University, Houston, TX

Charles Griffes: Poem for Flute and Orchestra
Mimi Stillman, flute; Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle; Lorenzo Muti, conductor
Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle, Carolina Theater, Durham, NC

Verne Reynolds: Partita for Horn and Piano IV. Alla Marcia
Lauren Anker, French horn; Mei Rui, piano
Performance Today Young Artist in Residence Series, Duncan Hall, Rice University, Houston, TX

Robert Schumann: Adagio (from Adagio and Allegro)
Lauren Anker, French horn; Mei Rui, piano
Performance Today Young Artist in Residence Series, Duncan Hall, Rice University, Houston, TX

Alec Wilder: Suite for Horn and Piano: II. Slow and Sweet
Lauren Anker, French horn; Mei Rui, piano
Performance Today Young Artist in Residence Series, Duncan Hall, Rice University, Houston, TX