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Gil Shaham

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April 23, 2009 Hear the composer's lyrical Horn Trio in concert with soloist John Zirbel and Gil and Orli Shaham.

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Star violinist Gil Shaham, whose newest recording project surveys the wildly different violin concertos of the 1930s.

February 24, 2014 The star violinist's new project goes to the heart of the 1930s, when dazzle and sorrow commingled.

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Samuel Barber

March 5, 2010 Hear Barber discuss his own music and listen to some of his essential recordings.

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Samuel Barber

March 5, 2010 Hear Barber discuss his own music and listen to some of his essential recordings.

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Soprano Ailyn Perez and tenor Stephen Costello met in music school. Now married, the couple sings together around the world — as in Gounod's Romeo and Juliet at Opera Philadelphia in 2001.

February 11, 2014 For Valentine's Day, lovebirds who happen to make beautiful music together.

Violinist Gil Shaham.

May 23, 2012 Violinist Gil Shaham joined Franz Welser-Möst and the orchestra in an exciting, unusual program.

Gil Shaham Field Recording at Hirshhorn Museum

January 12, 2012 Violinist Gil Shaham performs an impromptu Bach recital at the Smithsonian's Hirshhorn Museum.

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Barber: Concerto for violin Op14; Korngold: Much Ado about Nothing Op11

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  • Album: Barber: Concerto for violin Op14; Korngold: Much Ado about Nothing Op11
  • Artist: Gil Shaham
  • Label: Deutsche Grammophon
  • Released: 1994
 

American Originals

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  • Album: American Originals
  • Artist: Emerson String Quartet
  • Label: Deutsche Grammophon
  • Released: 1992
 

Barber: Knoxville: Summer of 1915

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  • Album: Barber: Knoxville: Summer of 1915
  • Artist: Dawn Upshaw
  • Label: Nonesuch Records
  • Released: 1990
 

Barber Premiere Recording

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  • Album: Barber Premiere Recording
  • Artist: Various
  • Label: Pearl
 

Brahms: Horn Trio; Violin Sonata; Fantasien

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  • Album: Brahms: Horn Trio; Violin Sonata; Fantasien
  • Artist: Isabelle Faust
  • Label: Harmonia Mundi