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Live Performance with Christopher O'Riley

08/10/12 3:00PM

A year to the day that VPR Classical recorded Christopher O'Riley playing "Rhapsody in Blue" with the Manchester Music Festival, Joe Goetz welcomes him to the VPR Classical Performance Studio for a preview of his upcoming solo recital in Stowe. The host of NPR's "From the Top" will feature Liszt, Scriabin, and Rachmaninoff, among others.



Rienzi: Overture
Composer: Richard Wagner
Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Christian Thielemann
CD/Album: German Overtures
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 474502


Concierto de Aranjuez
Composer: Joaquin Rodrigo
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Conductor: Placido Domingo
Soloists: Manuel Barrueco, guitar
CD/Album: Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez, Songs, etc.
Record co./Cat #: EMI 56175


Choral Fantasy in c, Op. 80
Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
Ensemble: Marlboro Festival Orchestra & Chorus
Conductor: Peter Serkin, conductor
Soloists: Rudolf Serkin, piano ; Nan Nall, soprano ; Beverly Morgan, mezzo-soprano ; Shirley Close, mezzo-soprano ; Gene Tucker, tenor ; Sanford Sylvan, baritone
CD/Album: Marlboro Festival - 50th Anniversary
Record co./Cat #: Sony 89200
Note: (Recorded live at Vermont's Marlboro Music Festival on August 9, 1981)


Eugene Onegin: Polonaise, Op. 24
Composer: Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Ensemble: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: David Zinman
CD/Album: Russian Sketches
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80378


Scherzo #1 in Bb, D 593
Composer: Franz Schubert
Soloists: Maria Joao Pires, piano
CD/Album: Schubert: Sonate D 784 - Moments Musicaux D 780
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 427769


Concertino for Violin, Viola & Chamber Orchestra
Composer: Giuseppi Torelli
Ensemble: Ensemble Pian & Forte
Soloists: Gabriele Cassone, natural trumpet
CD/Album: La Tromba in San Petronio
Record co./Cat #: Nuova Era 7128


Scenes de Ballet
Composer: Alexander Glazunov
Ensemble: Minnesota Orchestra
Conductor: Edo de Waart
CD/Album: Glazunov: The Seasons; Scenes de Ballet
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80347


Live Performance with Christopher O'Riley


Over The Hills and Far Away
Composer: Frederick Delius
Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Thomas Beecham
CD/Album: Beecham Conducts Delius
Record co./Cat #: EMI 47509


Symphony #1 in Bb, Op. 2
Composer: William Boyce
Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
Conductor: Neville Marriner
CD/Album: Boyce: Symphonies I-VIII
Record co./Cat #: Argo 417824


Symphony in C
Composer: Georges Bizet
Ensemble: Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Jukka-Pekka Saraste
CD/Album: Bizet: Symphony in C - Ravel: Ma Mere L'oye - Pavane Pour Une Infante Defunte
Record co./Cat #: Virgin Classics 90744


Lilacs, Op. 21/5
Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff
Soloists: Christopher O'Riley, piano
CD/Album: Christopher O'Riley - At the Break
Record co./Cat #: From The Top 3294112



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