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Hear guitarist and Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship winner Brady Davis on From the Top, 5/14 @ 5pm

5/7 This week we hear pianist Lindsey Yang perform Shostakovich; cellist Angeline Kiang plays Three Fantasy Pieces by Robert Schumann; violinist Kevin Miura plays Liebesfreud by Fritz Kreisler; oboist Fengyang William Ju plays Schumann; cellist Nathaniel Yue plays Kenji Bunch; and we hear The Colburn School Honors Quartet play Ravel.

2023 Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship recipient, Brady Davis
2023 Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship recipient, Brady Davis

5/14 Guitarist Brady Davis performs Leo Brouwer; pianist Celine Chen performs Stephen Hough; violinist Blues Zhang performs Camille Saint-Saëns; The Plexus Quartet performs Clint Bliel; and violist Julianna Bramble performs Brahms.

5/21 This week we feature two up-and-coming composers, Ziyi Tao and Joseph Karz. We’ll also hear cellist Fiona Huang performing Shostakovich; violinist Iris Shepherd plays Kreisler and clarinetist Solomon Sigmon plays Hommage a Manuel de Falla by Béla Kovács.

5/28 The young violist on this week’s show, Julian Tugaoen, actually built his own instrument. We’ll hear him play a piece by Kenji Bunch. We’ll also hear dazzling performances of Chopin by pianist Justin Wahby; Rachmaninoff by cellist George Wolfe-McGuire; and music by Jessie Montgomery by violinist Ava Kenney.

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