“Exploring The Variant With Bill McGlaughlin" will be held April 2, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at North Shore Center for the Performing Arts. Bill McGlaughlin, host of the popular Exploring Music show on WFMT Radio, guest-conducts the Park Ridge Civic Orchestra with guest piano soloist Weiwen Ma in a performance of Variations on a Theme by Haydn (Brahms); Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (Rachmaninoff); and Enigma Variations (Elgar).
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a (Saint Anthony Variations)
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43
Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943)
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 (Enigma Variations)
Edward Elgar (1857-1934)