Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Live from Carnegie Hall

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Thursday, October 16, 2008

Terrance McKnight and David Garland co-host this live broadcast of the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra at Carnegie Hall. Jean-Yves Thibaudet guests in Saint-Saëns' fiery Piano Concerto No. 2, and we hear some classical "fire" via Haydn's Symphony No. 59. Also on the concert, the World premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Paul Moravec's answer to Bach, Brandenburg Gate.

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The Program for Tonight's Broadcast:

Symphony No. 59 in A, "Fire"
Franz Joseph Haydn

"Brandenburg Gate"
Paul Moravec

Intermission Feature:
Terrance and David speak with Jean-Yves Thibaudet and Paul Moravec.

Hommage à Mozart
Jacques Ibert

Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor
Camille Saint-Saëns
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano

Paul Moravec's Brandenburg Gate

Listen to the world premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Paul Moravec's answer to Bach, Brandenburg Gate, as performed by the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra live at Carnegie Hall.


Interview: Paul Moravec

WNYC's David Garland speaks with composer Paul Moravec about his Orpheus Chamber Orchestra commission, Brandenburg Gate.


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