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Let the sounds of Virginia fill your Wednesday night: 'A Local Touch – Music With A Virginia Connection'

Join us this Wednesday at 9:00 p.m. on WHRO-FM 90.3 for a unique musical journey with Raymond Joneson 'A Local Touch – Music With A Virginia Connection.' This edition promises an unforgettable auditory experience, showcasing local talent and tradition.

This week, in our 'Heifetz On The Air' series from Staunton, we present 'Sunday Matinees.'

We also highlight pianist Norman Krieger, who joins JoAnn Falletta and the Virginia Symphony for a magnificent performance of Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor. Known for his virtuosity and emotional depth, Krieger promises an evening of profound musical connection.

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The night continues with Victoria Bond's 'Blue and Green Music,' performed by the prestigious Cassatt String Quartet. This work offers a symphony of colors and emotions you won’t want to miss.

Additionally, we present Adolphus Hailstork’s 'Sonata for 2 Pianos,' a piece that highlights the brilliant compositional skills of this notable composer with a deep connection to Virginia.

To close the night, we will enjoy Paul Hindemith’s 'Symphony in B-flat' with the Air Force Heritage of America Band conducted by Col. Lowell Graham. This piece promises a vibrant and powerful finale to our program.

Don’t miss 'A Local Touch' this Wednesday at 9:00 pm on WHRO-FM 90.3. Let the sounds of Virginia fill your night with memorable melodies and deep emotions. Tune in orstream online, and enjoy a unique evening with the best classical music!