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Join us for a special hour with Anthony McGill

Clarinetist Anthony McGillTodd Rosenberg Photography

Performance Today - May 24, 2023


May 24, 2023

Clarinetist Anthony McGill joins Fred Child as co-host for a special hour of PT!

Episode Playlist

Hour 1

Francois Couperin, arr. Paul Bazelaire: 5 Pieces en concert: No. 4. Plainte
Amit Peled, cello | Eliza Ching, piano
Album: Cellobration
Centaur Records

Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt, Suite No. 1
Grand Teton Music Festival Orchestra | Donald Runnicles, conductor
Grand Teton Music Festival, Walk Festival Hall, Jackson Hole, WY

Piano Puzzler
Contestant: Margaret Chan calling from Carmel, NY

Joachim Stutschewsky: Hassidic Fantasy
Goldstein-Peled-Fiterstein Trio
Lillian & Robert Utsey Chamber Music Series, Brooks Center for the Performing Arts, Clemson University, Clemson, SC

Hour 2

Joel Puckett: Concerto Duo: Movement 1 The Great American Scream Machine
Anthony McGill, clarinet | Demarre McGill, flute | Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra | Allen Tinkham, conductor
Album: Winged Creatures
Cedille 90000187

James Lee III: Quintet for Clarinet and String Quartet
Anthony McGill, clarinet | The Pacifica Quartet
UGA Presents, Hugh Hodgson Concert Hall, Athens, GA

Richard Strauss: Four Last Songs: Movement 3 Beim Schlafengehen
Jessye Norman, soprano | Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig | Kurt Masur, conductor
Album: Richard Strauss: Four Last Songs
Philips 411052

Richard Lamb: I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free
Nina Simone, vocals and piano
Album: Silk & Soul
RCA 3837

Johannes Brahms: Clarinet Sonata Op. 120, No. 1: Movement 2 Andante un poco adagio
Anthony McGill, clarinet | Gloria Chien, piano
Album: Here With You
Cedille 207