Fantasies and Dreams

a-a-meyers-100The South Carolina Symphony, under the direction of Morihiko Nakahara, plays Beethoven, Schubert (with a little help from Mahler) and Mendelssohn; they're joined by Anne Akiko Meyers for the first Violin Concerto by Prokofiev. Plus the Kontras Quartet plays Glazunov, Haydn and Piazzolla in Hickory.

Listen to the entire program: Fantasies and Dreams



Billboard and Introduction to "Creatures of Prometheus" - Lauren Rico



Ludwig van Beethoven: The Creatures of Prometheus Overture
South Carolina Philharmonic
Morihiko Nakahara, conductor



Introduction to Prokofiev - Lauren Rico



Sergei Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 1
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
South Carolina Philharmonic
Morihiko Nakahara, conductor



Introduction to Gershwin - Lauren Rico



George Gershwin: Summertime
Anne Akiko Meyers, violin



Introduction to "Death and the Maiden" - Lauren Rico



Franz Schubert (arr. Mahler): Death and the Maiden: ii
South Carolina Philharmonic
Morihiko Nakahara, conductor



Introduction to Glazunov's "Alla Ungherese" - Lauren Rico



Alexander Glazunov: Alla Ungherese (In the Hungarian Style) from Five Novelettes for String Quartet
Kontras Quartet: Francois Henkins, Dmitri Pogorelov, violins; Ai Ishida, viola; Jean Hatmaker, cello



Introduction to Haydn String Quartet - Lauren Rico



Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet in G Major, Op. 33, No. 5
Kontras Quartet: Francois Henkins, Dmitri Pogorelov, violins; Ai Ishida, viola; Jean Hatmaker, cello



Introduction to Piazzolla "4 for Tango" - Lauren Rico



Astor Piazzolla: 4 for Tango
Kontras Quartet: Francois Henkins, Dmitri Pogorelov, violins; Ai Ishida, viola; Jean Hatmaker, cello



Introduction to Mendelssohn - Lauren Rico



Felix Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 in A ("Italian")
South Carolina Philharmonic
Morihiko Nakahara, conductor



End of the show - Lauren Rico