Tuesday - Sarah Walker
With Sarah Walker. Dvorak: Carnival Overture. Janacek: Romance. Khachaturian: Suites (Spartacus). Schumann: Faschingsschwank aus Wien. Mozart: Mass in C minor (excerpt).
Sarah Walker spends the week hearing music-making from the musicians of the Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra. Today, we hear them as members of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra, a professional touring chamber orchestra founded by Claudio Abbado in 1997 and made up of former members of the Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra. At 11am, they perform Schumann's Cello Concerto with Natalie Gutman as soloist. Also on the show, carnival music from Dvorak, Schumann and Leo Weiner.