Hear the next generation of classical champions as talented teens from across the nation play the classics in concert. Often credited for its innovative and fun approach to classical music, From the Top has helped to build a bridge between classical music and youth.
Sunday, May 26, 2019 - 6:00pm
From Calderwood Hall at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston, this week’s episode of From the Top is guest hosted by innovative violinist Leila Josefowicz and features some exciting chamber music collaborations.
18-year-old flutist Mai Nguyen from Cambridge, MA performing: Concertino, Op. 107 for Flute and Piano, by Cécile Chaminade (1857-1944), with Michelle Cann, piano.
16-year-old violinist Jun Lin from Larchmont, NY performing: I. Allegro from Violin Sonata No. 5 in F Major, Op. 24, "Spring," by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), with Michelle Cann, piano.
Guest host/violinist, Leila Josefowicz; 16-year-old clarinetist Anoush Pogossian from Glendale, CA; 18-year-old cellist Esther Yu from Rye, NY, and pianist/co-host Michelle Cann performing: I. Liturgie de cristal from the Quartet for the End of Time by Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)
14-year-old pianist Alejandra Sarmiento from Lighthouse Point, FL performing Etude Op. 25, No. 1 and 2 by Frédéric Chopin (1810-‐1849)
17-year-old baritone Preston Jones from Fort Washington, MD performing: “Toglietemi la vita ancor” by Alessandro Scarlatti (1660-1725), with Michelle Cann, piano
16-year-old clarinetist Anoush Pogossian from Glendale, CA; 18-year-old cellist Esther Yu from Rye, NY, and pianist/co-‐host Michelle Cann performing IV. Allegro from Clarinet Trio, Op.114 by Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)