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A May celebration — Part 2

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Eric T. Williams
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Pianist Emanuel Ax performs Mozart's Concerto No. 19 in F Major for Piano and Orchestra with Michael Stern and the Kansas City Symphony, May 2017.

This week we continue our celebration of May birthdays and May performances. We'll hear works by Mozart, Wagner and Mendelssohn. We'll also hear Erich Korngold's Symphonic Serenade in a virtual performance led by Kansas City Symphony Associate Conductor Jason Seber.

Hosts

Michael Stern
Dan Margolies

Program

Overture to The Flying Dutchman
by Richard Wagner
Live performance, October 2014

Concerto No. 19 in F Major for Piano and Orchestra, K. 459
by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Emanuel Ax, piano
Live performance, May 2017

Symphonic Serenade in B flat major, Op. 39
by Erich Korngold
Jason Seber, conductor
My Symphony Seat Virtual Performance

Concerto No. 1 in G Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 25
by Felix Mendelssohn
Bernard Labadie, guest conductor
Arnaldo Cohen, piano
Live performance, May 2012

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