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Supernova: Promusica Partners With Conrad Tao / Russell, Promusica Chamber Orchestra

Tao / Promusica Co
Release Date: 08/14/2012 
Label:  Summit Records   Catalog #: 582   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Camille Saint-SaënsConrad Tao
Performer:  Conrad Tao
Conductor:  Timothy Russell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ProMusica Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Pianist, violinist, and composer Conrad Tao is a stunning 13-year-old musician with an amazing history and an exciting future. Here, he joins forces with the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra in breathtaking performances of Saint-Saëns as well as his own pieces and the world premiere of his Fanfare ProMusica!

"Conrad Tao, an astonishingly talented composer and performer, at all of age 13...He showed a powerful command of the piano...Each movement created its own sound world." - Columbus Dispatch
Pianist, violinist, and composer Conrad Tao is a stunning 13-year-old musician with an amazing history and an exciting future. Here, he joins forces with the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra in breathtaking performances of Saint-Saëns as well as his own pieces and the world premiere of his Fanfare ProMusica!

"Conrad Tao, an astonishingly talented composer and performer, at all of age 13...He showed a powerful command of the piano...Each movement created its own sound world." - Columbus Dispatch Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 22 by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Conrad Tao (Piano)
Conductor:  Timothy Russell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ProMusica Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; France 
2.
The Four Elements for piano & orchestra by Conrad Tao
Performer:  Conrad Tao (Piano)
Conductor:  Timothy Russell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ProMusica Chamber Orchestra

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 22: I. Piano Concerto No. 2 In G Minor, Op. 22_ Andante Sostenuto
Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 22: II. Piano Concerto No. 2 In G Minor, Op. 22_ Allegro Scherzando
Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 22: III. Piano Concerto No. 2 In G Minor, Op. 22_ Presto
Fanfare ProMusica: Fanfare ProMusica
The Four Elements: I. The Four Elements_ Earth
The Four Elements: II. The Four Elements_ Water
The Four Elements: III. The Four Elements_ Air
The Four Elements: IV. The Four Elements_ Fire

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