Winston-Salem Symphony: Franz Conducts Rachmaninoff

Pictured: Robert Franz, Conductor; Photo credit: J Henry FairThe always-impressive Winston-Salem Symphony welcomed a guest conductor for the concert you can enjoy on this Carolina Live. He’s Robert Franz, and he welcomed guest violinist Dovid Friedlander to join the festivities on Sergei Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in D. Also on the program are Dance Episodes from On the Town by Leonard Bernstein and Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances.  You’ll then hear music from a group whose names sums up the scope of their repertoire: Ensemble Eclectica. It’s an eclectic concert indeed from the Columbia-based group, with selections from Scott Joplin, Duke Ellington, Astor Piazzolla, Manuel de Falla and more. Join us for this varied and exciting program.

Pictured: Robert Franz, Conductor
Photo credit: J Henry Fair


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Robert Franz, conductor

Bernstein: Dance Episodes from On the Town

Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 1 in D
Dovid Friedlander, violin

Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances

Ensemble Eclectica: Around the World in 80 Minutes
Suzanna Pavlovsky, conductor

Joplin: The Entertainer

Arakelian: Tarantella Napoletana

Fernandez: Batuque

Tizol and Ellington: Caravan


FallaInterlude and Dance from La vida breve

Avrohom Leichtling: Nigun 1 – “The Chasana”

Zequinha de Abreu: Tico Tico No Fuba


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