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Alisa Weilerstein Plays Elgar: Exploring Music With An Intense Past

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Alisa Weilerstein has won the MacArthur Foundation "genius grant." Jamie Jung hide caption

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Hear Weilerstein Discuss Her Award

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A Cellist Is Chosen, And Challenged

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Audio Only: Alisa Weilerstein's Tiny Desk Concert

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Violinist Livia Sohn, pianist Inon Barnatan, cellist Alisa Weilerstein and violist Barry Shiffman (not pictured) dig into the the Gypsy-influenced Piano Quartet, Op. 25 by Brahms on June 11 at the Spoleto Festival USA in Charlestown, S.C. William Struhs hide caption

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Band Of Gypsies: Haydn And Brahms At Spoleto Festival

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Hear Weilerstein Play Chopin At The WGBH Studio

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