Now in its 30th year, the festival welcomes world-class faculty, and 51 gifted young musicians who receive scholarships to study and perform for three weeks. This year’s festival ran June 10-29.
Listen at 7 p.m. Saturday for the following highlights performed by the festival's musicians:
- Sergei Prokofiev: “Overture on Hebrew Themes”
- Claude Debussy: Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp
- Maurice Ravel: Sonata in G Major for Violin and Piano
- Osvaldo Golijov: “Last Round” for Double String Ensemble
- Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
Check out another highlight from this year's festival that won't be included on Saturday's broadcast: a performance of Felix Mendelssohn's Piano Trio No. 1 performed by Jon Nakamatsu, piano; Scott Yoo, violin; and David Ying, cello.
And for a preview of Saturday's broadcast, watch the festival musicians perform Prokofiev's "Overture on Hebrew Themes":
View the full 2014 SummerFest schedule from CPR Classical.