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WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

in collaboration with The Juilliard School

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

1:00 PM

Take a respite from your busy work day with the glories of classical music.

Hear rising stars from The Juilliard School perform selections from some of classical music’s best-loved composers in The Greene Space. Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity.

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Today, join us for a special performance by violinst Tessa Lark

Lark was named the Silver Medalist of the 2014 International Violin Competition of Indianapolis, making her the highest-ranked American-born winner in the Competition's history. She is a recipient of a career grant from the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship Fund for the Performing and Visual Arts and a 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant. Other awards include the prestigious Naumburg International Violin Award in 2012 and the 2008 Irving Klein International Strings Competition.

PROGRAM

KREISLER Viennese Rhapsodic Fantasietta

SCHUBERT Fantasie

TELEMANN Selections from Fantasias

 

These free concerts take place the first Wednesday of every month through June.