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Week of July 21, 2014


Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
James Feddeck — Conductor
Jaime Laredo — Violin
Jennifer Koh — Violin


SymphonyCast 07/21/2014 (Hour 1)
SymphonyCast 07/21/2014 (Hour 2)


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Program:

MENDELSSOHN: "The Fair Melusina" Overture

ANNA CLYNE: Prince of Clouds

BACH: Concerto in d for Two Violins, BWV 1043

SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 3 in D

BUSONI: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 35a
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Daniel Barenboim, conductor, Jaime Laredo, violin; Ferruiccio Busoni
Classical Society 124

VIVALDI: Summer from the Four Seasons
os Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Vivaldi the Four Seasons
Delos 3704


Description:
This version of 2x4 doesn't involve lumber, it's an ingenious way to set up a program of four different works for dueling violins.



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In addition to serving as host of SymphonyCast, Alison Young hosts weekday mornings on Classical Minnesota Public Radio. She also hosts Classical MPR's live Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra broadcasts and American Public Media's annual St. Olaf Christmas Festival.

Before her career in radio, she enjoyed a successful career as a concert flutist. While an illness cut her performing career short, she made a vibrant artistic transition, making the natural move to broadcasting, becoming a host and producer. Young earned her bachelor's degree in music from the University of Southern California and a master's degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music.



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