Broadcast | Xian Conducts Carnival of the Animals
A pair of delightful and familiar works headline this light-hearted program that also shines the spotlight on NJSO Principal Tuba Derek Fenstermacher.
XIAN ZHANG conductor
DEREK FENSTERMACHER tuba
YING LI and ZITONG WANG piano
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Tuba Concerto
SAINT-SAËNS Carnival of the Animals
Interview with Principal Tuba Derek Fenstermacher
Concert originally performed Apr 7–9, 2017. Recorded at NJPAC in Newark. Broadcast June 2, 2017, on WWFM.
Parking-garage tuba practice with Principal Tuba Derek Fenstermacher—because great music making doesn’t only happen on stage.
Vaughn Williams’ Tuba Concerto preview with Fenstermacher
Saint-Saëns’ Carnival of the Animals preview with Principal Cello Jonathan Spitz