Sunday, August 2, 2020
, 12 Noon EST

WRTI; 90.1

Yannick’s Connection with Nature

Yannick’s Connection with Nature

Yannick Nézet-Séguin

Anne Akiko Meyers, violin
Reiko Uchida, piano

PROGRAM:

Part 1: The Elements
Ravel: Lever du Jour, Yannick Nézet-Séguin/Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Debussy: Ce qu’a vu le vent d’ouest (Prelude, Book 1), Fazil Say
Hildegard: The Fire of Creation, Anonymous 4
Verdi: Fuoco di Gioia, Yannick Nézet-Séguin/The Metropolitan Opera
Debussy: La Mer (II. Jeux de vagues), Yannick Nézet-Séguin/Orchestre Métropolitain
Britten: Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes (IV. Storm), Yannick Nézet-Séguin/Orchestre Métropolitain

Part 2: The Seasons
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Scherzo, Ozawa/Boston Symphony Orchestra
Haydn: The Seasons (“Autumn,” “Juchhe! Juchhe!”), Gardiner/English Baroque Soloists and the Monteverdi Choir
Glazunov: The Seasons (excerpt from “Winter”), Yannick Nézet-Séguin/The Philadelphia Orchestra
Beethoven: Violin Sonata No 5 in F, Op. 24 “Spring” (II. Adagio molto espressivo), Anne Akiko Meyers, violinist; Reiko Uchida, pianist
Stravinsky: Le Sacre du Printemps (excerpt from the very end), Yannick Nézet-Séguin/The Philadelphia Orchestra