Jay ends with “Rustle of Spring,” the piano piece by Christian Sinding. It used to be universally known. It deserved to be. Jay also plays Tchaikovsky, Brahms, Shostakovich, Amy Beach, Havergal Brian, and Jörg Widmann. He tells some stories, makes some points. A rich and diverse world, music.

Tracks played:
Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No. 1
Brian, Double Fugue in E flat
Widmann, “Con brio
Brahms, Violin Concerto
Shostakovich, Symphony No. 5 (Bernstein, New York Philharmonic)
Shostakovich, Symphony No. 5 (Maazel, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra)
Beach, “Ah, Love, but a Day
Sinding, “Rustle of Spring

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There are 2 comments.

  1. MarciN Member

    I love the playlist! Well done. :-)

    • #1
    • November 15, 2019, at 2:00 PM PST
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  2. colleenb Member

    MarciN (View Comment):

    I love the playlist! Well done. :-)

    Yes its so wonderful to have the playlists! 

    • #2
    • November 18, 2019, at 11:53 AM PST
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