Feminine Fusion

S07 Ep20: High Strung, Part 5

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“Music must be enjoyed without prejudice.” – Isabelle Faust


For the next 2 weeks, music for strings!  This week, performances from the high strings – violinists and violists.  Each of these women brings incredible talent to their performances.


“High Strung, Part 5”

Claude Debussy:  Sonata for Violin & Piano, Mvt. II
Lucia Lin, violin; Diane Walsh, piano
“Debussy & Ravel: The New Epoch”
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Gabriel Fauré:  Sonata No. 1 in A Major, Op. 13 (excerpts)
Isabelle Faust, violin; Florent Boffard, piano
“Fauré: Sonates pour violin et piano”
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Gloria Justen:  Night in the Roof Garden
Gloria Justen, violin
“Four-Stringed Voice”

Marcelle Soulage: Sonata, Op. 25
Hillary Herndon, viola; Wei-Chun Bernadette Lo, piano
“Hidden Treasures from an Epoch Year: 1919”
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Rebecca Clarke:  Viola Sonata
Vinciane Béranger, viola; Dana Ciocarlie, piano
“Rebecca Clarke Works for Viola:
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Feminine Fusion highlights the roles of women in classical music.  Host Diane Jones brings you stories and music of the women who create, perform, and inspire.  Produced in the studios at WCNY-FM.

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