A Musical Conversation With Karen Kevra

Nov 13, 2012

This weekend Capital City Concerts will present an orchestral concert in Montpelier and Rutland, featuring 26 musicians drawn from the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra and other groups. Music of Mozart, Debussy, Mendelssohn, Ravel and Wagner will be on the program. CCC director and flutist Karen Kevra gives us a preview.

http://www.vpr.net/audio/programs/49/2012/11/Kevra Nov 2012.mp3

Playlist

Mlada: Suite
Composer Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Ensemble Scottish National Orchestra
Conductor Neeme Jarvi
Album Rimsky-Korsakov: Suites
Record Label Chandos

Pelleas et Melisande: Sicilienne
Composer Gabriel Faure
Ensemble Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Charles Dutoit
Album Faure: Requiem, Pelleas et Melisande, Pavane
Record Label London

String Quartet #11 "Serioso"
Composer Ludwig van Beethoven
Ensemble Moscow Soloists
Conductor Yuri Bashmet
Album Schubert And Beethoven, arr. Mahler - String Quartets
Record Label RCA

Irmelin: Prelude
Composer Frederick Delius
Ensemble Welsh National Opera Orchestra
Conductor Charles Mackerras
Album Delius: Violin Concerto/First Cuckoo
Record Label Argo

Eight Variations on the Name of Johannes Gutenberg
Composer Jean Francaix
Album The Solo Piano Works of Jean Francaix - Nicole Narboni, Piano
Record Label CD Baby

Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden
Composer Johann Sebastian Bach
Ensemble Vocalconsort Berlin
Conductor Marcus Creed
Album J.S. Bach: Motets
Record Label Harmonia Mundi

Orchestral Suite #3
Composer Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Ensemble Russian National Orchestra
Conductor Vladimir Jurowski
Album Tchaikovsky: Suite No. 3 - Stravinsky: Divertimento
Record Label PentaTone

Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Composer Claude Debussy
Ensemble Cleveland Orchestra
Conductor Pierre Boulez
Album Debussy: Images - Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune
Record Label Deutsche Grammophon

The Marriage Contract: Overture
Composer Gioachino Rossini
Ensemble National Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor Riccardo Chailly
Album Rossini: 14 Overtures
Record Label London

Andante Spianato And Grand Polonaise
Composer Frederic Chopin
Album Ingrid Fliter Plays Chopin
Record Label VAI Audio

Suite for Recorder And Strings
Composer Georg Phillip Telemann
Ensemble Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
Conductor Iona Brown
Album Telemann: Suite - 2 Double Concertos - Petri
Record Label Philips

Karen Kevra interview
Composer

Clarinet Concerto
Composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ensemble Capital City Concerts Massively Mozart Orchestra
Conductor Louis Kosma
Album Massively Mozart
Record Label Capital City Concerts

Karen Kevra interview
Composer

Introduction and Allegro
Composer Maurice Ravel
Ensemble Boston Symphony Chamber Players
Album Boston Symphony Chamber Players - Profanes et Sacrees
Record Label BSO Classics

Karen Kevra interview
Composer

Siegfried Idyll
Composer Richard Wagner
Ensemble Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Album Wagner: Siegfried Idyll - Sibelius: Valse Triste u.a.
Record Label Deutsche Grammophon

Waltz
Composer Frederic Chopin
Album Ingrid Fliter Plays Beethoven and Chopin
Record Label VAI Audio