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Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

: A blessing of unicorns

Cellists Joshua Roman, Paul Wiancko, Christopher Costanza, and Nina Lee perform Wiancko's "When the Night" at Spoleto Festival USA. Photo: courtesy of Spoleto Festival USA

Concert curator Geoff Nuttall loves cellos. Can't get enough of them. But he says that getting four cellists onstage at the same time is like trying to get four unicorns together. On today's show, a rare sighting: four all-star cellists at the Spoleto Festival USA perform "When the Night" by Paul Wiancko.

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