Week of November 10, 2008
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Paavo Järvi , conductor
Janine Jansen, violin
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Part: Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten
Britten: Violin Concerto No. 1, Op. 15
Schubert: Symphony No. 9 "The Great"
Conductor Paavo Järvi has a deep personal connection to the music of his Estonian countryman Arvo Pärt. The composer has been a guest in the Järvi household and even dedicated a symphony to Järvi's father. No one plays his gorgeous and haunting music quite like this conductor and orchestra.
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