Submitted by WBRi India PR Wire on Fri, 09/20/2013 - 06:50.
dynamic musicologist and lecturer Rob Kapilow returns to Washington
this fall with a new series of his popular What Makes It Great?TM
programs, this time exploring the genius of works by Beethoven,
Schubert, Gershwin and Vivaldi. A violinist and pianist from the Curtis
Institute of Music will give a complete performance of Beethoven’s
“Kreutzer” Sonata after Kapilow’s illuminating comments on October 27,
and pianist Yuliya Gorenman will perform Schubert’s “Wanderer” Fantasie
in C Major, D. 760, following Kapilow’s talk on December 15. On March 9,
George Gershwin will be in the spotlight with performances of "I Got
Rhythm," "They Can't Take That Away From Me," “Someone To Watch Over Me”
and "Love is Sweeping the Country.” The Peabody Chamber Orchestra
returns again this season to wind up the series with a performance of
“Spring” and “Summer.” from Vivaldi’s Four Seasons on April 27.