Encore Broadcast | Jan Vargas Nedvetsky, 14, cello

April 24, 2021, 11:00 am

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(Photo: Sebastian Orr)

This Saturday we hear once again from Jan Vargas Nedvetsky, a 14-year-old cellist from Wilmette, a student of Horacio Contreras, and a Merit Scholarship Fellow at the Music Institute of Chicago Academy. He’s selected a program of classics by Bach, Bréval and Rimsky-Korsakov; as well as 20th-century Latin American works by Brouwer and Villa-Lobos.

This program was first broadcast on January 13, 2021. Audio and more information are available on the original episode page.


Johann Sebastian Bach: Cello Suite No. 3 in C, BWV 1009:
I. Prelude
IV. Sarabande

Jean-Baptiste Bréval: Cello Sonata in G

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov transcr. Leonard Rose: Flight of the Bumblebee

Leo Brouwer: Solo Cello Sonata:
I. Allegro moderato

Heitor Villa-Lobos: Song of the Black Swan