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SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 22ND

12:00am


Bob Christiansen

1:00am


Ward Jacobson

7:00am


Lynn Warfel

9:00am


From the Top, with Christopher O'Riley

This morning’s show comes from the campus of Texas State University in San Marcos, the site of the Texas State International Piano Festival.  You’ll hear a variety of outstanding young artists, including pianists; a piano duo; a piano trio; and a mezzo-soprano, From the Top alumna Kara Sainz, performing a setting by a 13-year-old composer of three poems.

10:00am


Lynn Warfel

1:00pm


Saturday at the Opera

Richard Strauss:  Der Rosenkavalier.  Strauss’ bittersweet comic masterpiece features a superb ensemble led by Martina Serafin as the Marschallin.  The performances celebrate the 100th anniversary of the opera’s U.S. premiere.  Edward Gardner conducts.

4:00pm


Mindy Ratner

6:00pm


A Prairie Home Companion, with Garrison Keillor

The only live music and variety show aired nationwide today, A Prairie Home Companion is now in its 39th year of production. Every Saturday evening, A Prairie Home Companion features comedy sketches, music, and Garrison Keillor's signature monologue, "The News from Lake Wobegon."

8:00pm


Carnegie Hall Live

Yannick Nèzet-Séguin conducts his Philadelphia Orchestra in Beethoven’s Symphony #3 (Eroica) and, with soloist Truls Mørk, the Shostakovich Cello Concerto #1, in a concert recorded last night.  Hosted by Jeff Spurgeon and Fred Child.

 

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