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From coast to coast, the McGill Brothers meet in the midwest to make music / Classical 101

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Long before clarinetist Anthony McGill and flutist Demarre McGill launched coast-to-coast musical careers, the brothers were each other's musical inspiration as kids.Jennifer Hambrick interviews Anthony McGill, principal clarinetist with the New York Philharmonic, about his recording 'Winged Creatures and Other Works for Flute, Clarinet and Orchestra' with flutist Demarre McGill, the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra and conductor Allen Tinkham. "I grew up – even before I played an instrument – listening to my brother practice, for a few years actually," Anthony McGill said in a recent phone interview. "And so I learned, probably, what the sound of a wind instrument was because of him."

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