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Work: Violin Concerto, Op.14

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ComposerBarber, Samuel (1910-1981)
Period20th century
Work typeOrchestral
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LondonProm 4: The Planets

Adams, Barber, Holst
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Kirill Karabits; Nemanja Radulović; Trinity Boys Choir

ClevelandBrahms' First Symphony

Liszt, Barber, Brahms
The Cleveland Orchestra; Asher Fisch; Jung-Min Amy Lee

ChicagoAnne Akiko Meyers with Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

Barber, Ives, Bernstein
Lucerne Symphony Orchestra

Los AngelesAppalachian Spring

Karpman, Copland, Barber, Ellington
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra; James Gaffigan; James Ehnes

PooleBSO: Great American Songbook

BSO: Great American Songbook
Copland, Barber, Mussorgsky
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Andrew Litton; Philippe Quint
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Exaggeration and disinterest mar John Wilson's CBSO programme

John Wilson © Sim Canetty-Clarke
John Wilson oversees a glossy, superficial take on early 20th-century works from England and the USA.
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Radulović's Barber the highlight at NFM Wrocław

Nemanja Radulović © Joanna Stoga
Eiji Oue doesn't quite convince in Bernstein and Copland, but Samuel Barber's Violin Concerto proves a winner. 
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Gil Shaham thrills with vivacious Barber

Gil Shaham © Luke Ratray
Gil Shaham and Juraj Valčuha join the San Francisco Symphony for electrifying performances reminding listeners of the true joy of dialogic music-making and the excitement of high-caliber ensemble collaboration.
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Luminous Lutosławski from Karabits and the BSO

Nemanja Radulović © Marie Staggat | DG
Karabits leads an adventurous programme at the BSO’s Poole home, with flamboyant violinist Nemanja Radulović on surprisingly refined form in the Barber Concerto.
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Joseph Young leads the Atlanta Symphony in Dvořák

Joseph Young © Peter Eberts
Assistant Conductor Joseph Young led a flat performance of the beloved Dvořák New World Symphony and violin soloist Joseph Swensen played an eccentric version of the Barber Violin Concerto
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