Women’s History Month Highlights

March 4, 2023, 11:00 am

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Left to right: Clara Schumann, Lili Boulanger, Augusta Read Thomas.

Enjoy highlights from the last twelve months of Introductions performances, with music by eight different women composers.


Rebecca Clarke: Viola Sonata:
I. Impetuoso
Sidney Lee, viola; Milana Pavchinskaya, piano
First broadcast April 30, 2022

Clara Schumann: Scherzo in C minor, Op. 14, No. 2
Bazyli Siwek, piano
First broadcast June 4, 2022

Augusta Read Thomas: Incantation
Ella Wimbiscus, cello
First broadcast May 28, 2022

Cécile Chaminade: Flute Concertino
Hanna Choi, flute; Beilin Han, piano
First broadcast July 16, 2022

Nokuthula Ngwenyama: Sonoran Storm
Nazeeh Shahid, viola
First broadcast October 8, 2022

Anna Clyne: Abstractions:
I. Marble Moon
Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras; Allen Tinkham, conductor
First broadcast January 14, 2023

Lili Boulanger: Nocturne
Catherine Woods, violin; Andrew Rosenblum, piano
First broadcast June 25, 2022

Grażyna Bacewicz: Violin Sonata No. 1, Sonata da camera:
II. Allegro
Tara Hagle, violin; Matthew Hagle, piano
First broadcast June 18, 2022