Greensboro Symphony: A Season of Winners

Ray Chen 100

The 2011-2012 season of the Greensboro Symphony was designated “A Season of Winners” and included this concert featuring soloist Ray Chen, winner of the Queen Elisabeth Violin Competition in Brussels. He plays Bruch’s beloved concerto and throws in a famous Paganini Caprice as an encore. The program also features the ever-popular Moldau by Smetana and a well-known symphony by his fellow Bohemian Dvořák.

 



Listen to the entire program - Greensboro Symphony: "Season of Winners"





Billboard and introduction to Smetana's "The Moldau" - Lauren Rico





BEDRICH SMETANA: "The Moldau" from Ma Vlast
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Music Director and Conductor





Introduction to Bruch violin concerto - Lauren Rico  





MAX BRUCH: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G-minor
Ray Chen, violin
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Music Director and Conductor





Introduction to Paganini Caprice - Lauren Rico





NICCOLO PAGANINI: Caprice No. 21
Ray Chen, violin
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Music Director and Conductor





Introduction to Dvorak Symphony No. 8 - Lauren Rico





ANTONIN DVORAK: Symphony No. 8 in G
Greensboro Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Music Director and Conductor





Introduction to Debussy String Quartet - Lauren Rico





CLAUDE DEBUSSY: String Quartet in G-minor
Fry Street Quartet
Jessica Guideri, violin
Rebecca McFaul, violin
Russell Fallstad, viola
Anne Francis, cello





End of show - Lauren Rico