Friday - Sarah Walker
With Sarah Walker. Berlioz: Overture (Le carnaval romain). Mozart: Symphony No 21. Mussorgsky: Hopak (Sorochintsy Fair). Rachmaninov: Preludes, Op 32 (selection).
Sarah Walker spends the week dipping into the discography of the world- The Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra founded by Claudio Abbado in 1986; today at 11am, they perform Brahms' Double Concerto with Renaud and Gautier Capucon as violin and cello soloists. Also on the show there is carnival music from Berlioz, Musorgsky and Respighi, and our Friday Virtuoso is pianist Dmitri Alexeev.