Week of August 27, 2012
From the BBC Proms
Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestra
Marin Alsop — Conductor
Nelson Freire (piano)
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DVORAK: Symphony No. 9
COPLAND: Fanfare for the Common Man
JOAN TOWER: Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman
VILLA-LOBOS: Mômoprecóce, Fantasy for Piano
GINASTERA: Dances from Estancia
South meets North, as one of the best orchestras in Brazil heads to London for their debut performance at the BBC Proms.
Enter this week's Encore Contest
Andrew K. of Orange, CA won last week's encore contest by correctly id'ing Bach's Air on the G String (arr. Stokowski).
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