Performance Today®

The energy of an audience

Buffalo Philharmonic at Kleinhans Music HallPhoto: Michelle Day

July 14, 2021

Conductor JoAnn Falletta says that audiences don't realize how much the performers rely on their energy. On today's show, pianist Juho Pohjonen and the Buffalo Philharmonic perform Edvard Grieg’s Piano Concerto in front of a great audience in Buffalo, New York.

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

César Franck: Violin Sonata: Movement 1
Lara St. John, violin | Matt Herskowitz, piano
Album: Key of A
Ancalagon 144

Adrien-Francois Servais: Fantasy on the Themes from La Fille du Regiment, by Gaetano Donizetti
Zlatomir Fung, cello | Dina Vainshtein, piano
Friends of Chamber Music (Bryan, Texas), Virtual Event

The Piano Puzzler
This week’s contestant is Betty Oram of Brooklyn, NY

Cesar Franck: Le Chasseur maudit (The Accursed Huntsman)
Orchestre National de France | Cristian Macelaru, conductor
Auditorium Radio France Broadcasting House, Paris, France

Hour 2

Domenico Scarlatti: Keyboard Sonata K475 in E flat Major, Allegrissimo
Andras Schiff, piano
Album: Scarlatti Keyboard Sonatas
London: 421422

Domenico Scarlatti / Gabriel Pierne: Three Pieces: Presto giocoso, Andante, Scherzo
Italian Saxophone Quartet
Beaches Fine Arts Jacksonville, St. Paul's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church, Jacksonville, FL

Edvard Grieg: Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16
Juho Pohjonen, piano
The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra | JoAnn Falletta, conductor
The Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo, NY

François Dompierre: Pavane
New Orford Quartet
Flagler Museum Music Series, Henry Morrison Flagler Museum, Palm Beach, FL