Music with Minnesotans

Music with Minnesotans: Sherilyn and Andrew Burgdorf

Music with MInnesotans: Burgdorf


May 20, 2014
Sherilyn and Andrew Burgdorf and children
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It was love at first downbeat for Sherilyn and Andrew Burgdorf. And even now, in the midst of his family practice and her music teaching, this couple from Buffalo, Minn., make time for music making. Their playlist is sweet.

Brahms: Concerto for violin and Cello (Finale: Vivace non troppo) with Jascha Heifetz, violin and Gregor Piatigorsky, cello, performing with the RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra conducted by Alfred Wallenstein. RCA 6778

Dvorak: Cello Concerto (Adagio, ma non troppo) with Mischa Maisky, cello, performing with the Berlin Philharmonic conducted by Zubin Mehta. DG 2054

Lauridsen: O Magnum Mysterium sung by Cantus. Cantus 1204

Josh McCaffrey is a Minnesota writer who spent time in Hollywood writing for the "soaps." His playlist is filled with the music that helps him stay in the moment and inspires his work.