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      Modern Harp

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      Long a masterful purveyor of glissandi, harmonics, and heavenly arpeggios, the harp has leapt into the modern era with a plethora of dynamic new compositions. We’ll sample a few this week to see just how far the instrument has come since the days of Wagner and Tchaikovsky.

      Claude Debussy – Trio for flute, viola, and harp
      Debussy Trio

      Toru Takemitsu – And then I knew ’twas wind
      Aurèle Nicolet (flute), Nobuko Imai (viola), Naoko Yoshino (harp)
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      Program Notes
      Notes and Poem

      Angelica Negron – Drawings for Meyoko
      Janus Trio
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      Luciano Berio – Sequenza II
      Frederique Cambreling (harp)
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      Hans Werner Henze – Carillon, Recitatif, and Masque
      Noble Fowl Trio

      Mischa Zupko – Despedida
      Jule Ann Smith
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      Stephen Andrew Taylor – Unfurl
      Duo Scorpio
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      Review on New Music Box

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