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Week of May 14, 2012

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Karel Mark Chichon — conductor
Leonidas Kavakos — violin

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LYADOV: The Enchanted Lake, Op. 62

TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto, Op. 35

BORODIN: Symphony No. 2

REGER: Variations and fugue on a Theme by Johann Adam Hiller
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Neeme Jarvi conductor
Max Reger Bocklin Suite, etc.
Chandos 8794

Set aside any ideas you may have about Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto or how well the violin can be played (not kidding) because Kavakos has set a new standard.

John G. of Minneapolis, MN won this week's contest by correctly picking out Kreisler's Liebesleid. Produced in partnership with Radio Netherlands Worldwide

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Karel Mark Chichon
Karel Mark Chichon
Leonidas Kavakos
Leonidas Kavakos
Pitor Tchaikovsky
Pitor Tchaikovsky
Alexander Borodin
Alexander Borodin