April 2012 Salzburg Festival listings

April 2012 Salzburg Festival listings

Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.

Street Scene by Kurt Weill from John Rudoff, M. D.

The 8-week Salzburg Festival 2012 concludes this month with these programs, including a look at the life of Kurt Weill and his music on April 10th.

4/3        Nestle Young Conductor Award Concert   Debussy:  Prélude a l'aprés-midi d'un faune Shostakovich:  Cello Concerto No. 2 Britten:  Four Sea Interludes Stravinsky:  L'Oiseau de feu, Orchestral Suite of 1919 (Alisa Weilerstein, c; Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra; Ainars Rubikis, cond)

4/10      Kurt Weill: Two Lives to Live K. Weill:  Selections from The Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny, The Silver Sea, The Threepenny Opera, Street Scene, The Firebrand of Florence and much more (Angela Denoke, s; Tai Balshai, pipano; Norbert Nagel, cl, bs cl, sax, f)

4/17      A Solo Recital Schubert:  Cello Sonata, Arpeggione Shostakovich:  Cello Sonata in d Piazzolla:  Le Grand Tango Gismonti:  Boda de prata and Quatro cantos ranck:  Violin Sonata in A Morricone:  Gabriel's Oboe Falla:   Seven Popular Spanish Songs Saint-Saëns:  The Swan from Carnival of the Animals (Yo-Yo Ma, c; Kathryn Stott, p)

4/24      Stravinsky:  Symphony in Three Movements Ravel: Shéhérazade Tchaikovsky:  Symphony No.4 (Susan Graham, ms; Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra; Sir Colin Davis, cond)