Morning Glories: 5 must-hear new releases for December

December 3, 2012

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Every weekday morning at 10 a.m., the hosts at Classical MPR play a stand-out work based on the theme for the week. We call them Morning Glories. We'll start off a new month with some new releases — four concertos, plus a suite of incidental music. Happy listening


Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2
Janine Jansen, violin
London PO/Vladimir Jurowski


Parry: Suite from The Birds of Aristophanes
Neeme Järvi/BBC National Symphony of Wales


Dvorak: Cello Concerto
Mario Brunello, cello
St. Cecilia Orchestra/Antonio Pappano


Ferdinand Ries: Piano Concerto in E Flat
Christopher Hinterhuber, piano
New Zealand SO/Uwe Grodd


Catrin Finch: Celtic Concerto
Catrin Finch, harp
Sinfonia Cymru/John Rutter

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