Performance Today

Margi Griebling-Haigh

Composer Margi Griebling-HaighCourtesy of the artist

April 12, 2021

Composer Margi Griebling-Haigh is part of a musical family in Cleveland, with quite a few professional composers and musicians, so it's no surprise that family celebrations are bursting with music. We'll hear a rhapsody she wrote for her daughter's wedding on this episode of Performance Today.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

Peter Tchaikovsky: Meditation, Op. 72 No. 5
Andres Diaz, cello; Samuel Sanders, piano
Russian Romantics for Cello and Piano
Dorian 90188

Zuqiang Wu: Moonlit Night on Spring River
Yang Ying, pipa; Melbourne Symphony Orchestra; Benjamin Northey, conductor
Hamer Arts Center, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Margi Griebling-Haigh: Rhapsody for Violin and Piano
Peter Otto, violin; Randall Fusco, piano
Cleveland Composers Guild, Drinko Recital Hall, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH

Peter Tchaikovsky: Suite from Swan Lake, Op. 20a (selections)
Radio France Philharmonic Orchestra; Mikko Franck, conductor
Auditorium, Radio France Broadcasting House, Paris, France

Hour 2

Jean Sibelius: Karelia Suite, Op. 11 III. Alla marci: Moderato
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra; Lorin Maazel, conductor
Sibelius Symphony No. 3 - Finlandia - Valse Triste
Sony 61963

Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 7 in C, Op. 105
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra; Klaus Makela, conductor
Berwaldhallen, Stockholm

Cesar Franck: Prelude, Fugue and Variation
Anaelle Tourret, harp; Clara Bellegarde, harp
Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival, St John's Church, Meldorf, Germany

Dmitri Shostakovich: Piano Trio No. 1 in C minor, Op. 8, "Poeme"
Hermitage Trio
Henry Morrison Flagler Museum, West Room Palm Beach, FL