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Center Stage from Wolf Trap returns February 17, 2021


The Girl with the Flaxen Hair,” or “La fille aux cheveux de lin” in its original French, is the eighth piece in Book I of Debussy’s solo piano Préludeswritten around 1910. The title was inspired by an 1852 poem by Leconte de Lisle. We'll hear Debussy's work on the opening broadcast of this 13-week season, Feb 17.

2/17      J.S. Bach: Viola da Gamba Sonata No. 1 Chopin: Cello Sonata Glazunov: Song of a Minstrel Debussy: The Girl with the Flaxen Hair Schubert: Piano Sonata No. 21 J.S. Bach: French Suite No. 5 Schumann: Kinderszenen Schubert:  Piano Trio No. 2 (Philip Setzer, v; David Finckel, c; Wu Han and Simone Dinnerstein, p)

2/24      Schubert : An Die Musik, Die Forelle Quintet for Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello, and Bass, The Trout Beethoven: Piano Trio, Ghost Korngold: Suite for Two Violins, Cello and Piano Left Hand Beethoven: String Quartet No. 15 (Michael Sumuel, bar; Wu Han, p; Philip Setzer, v; Paul Neubauer, vla; David Finckel, c; Joseph Conyers, bs; Wu Han, p; Sitkovetsky Trio with Sean Lee)