Snooze Button #610 18 Sept 2009

Some gentle harp music to begin; Jules Massenet’s “Scenes Napolitaines”; the 2nd and 3rd movements of Erich Wolfgang Korngold’s lush Violin Concerto (in an award-winning recording by Canadian James Ehnes with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and Bramwell Tovey; the venerable American pianist Earl Wild plays two of his “7 Virtuoso Etudes on songs by Gershwin”.