USC School of Music - USC Symphony

nutcracker_100In the second of two programs from USC’s School of Music in Columbia, violinist Michael Ludwig is the featured soloist in a concerto drawn from John Corigliano’s Academy Award-winning score for the film The Red Violin. At the heart of the program, music from Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker, plus an immortal Beethoven piano concerto.
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Billboard and introduction to Red Violin concerto - Lauren Rico



JOHN CORIGLIANO: Violin Concerto from The Red Violin
Michael Ludwig, violin
USC Symphony Orchestra
Donald Portnoy, conductor



Introduction to music from Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker - Lauren Rico



PETER ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY: The Nutcracker (music from Act II)
USC Symphony Orchestra
Donald Portnoy, conductor



Introduction to Beethoven piano concerto - Lauren Rico



LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G
Phillip Bush, piano
USC Symphony Orchestra
Donald Portnoy, conductor



End of show - Lauren Rico