Chicago Symphony Orchestra Retrospective

Mondays at 7 p.m.
  • Hosted by Lisa Simeone

Produced by Jesse McQuarters and hosted by Lisa Simeone, this weekly, two-hour series offers a unique format of engaging and lively content, including produced segments created to provide deeper insight into the music and programmatic themes found within the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s concert season; interviews with CSO musicians, guest artists, and composers; and an exploration of the stories found within the CSO’s rich heritage of recordings and the Orchestra’s illustrious history in Chicago.

Jan  1    

  •     HAYDN: Symphony No. 5 in B-Flat,
  •     SZYMANOWSKI: Violin Concerto No. 1,
  •     J. STRAUSS: Emperor Waltz,    
  •     R. STRAUSS: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier,
  •     LUTOSLAWSKI: Symphony No. 3

Jan  8    

  •     RAMEAU: Dance Suite from Platee,
  •     POULENC: Concert champetre for Harpsichord and Orchestra,
  •     BACH: Four Preludes & Fugues from The Well-Tempered Clavier; Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D; Passacaglia & Fugue in c

Jan 15    

  •     MOZART: Masonic Funeral Music, K.477,
  •     WAGNER: Prelude & Leibestod from Tristan and Isolde,
  •     BRAHMS: A German Requiem,
  •     LUTOSLAWSKI: Musique Funebre

Jan 22    

  •     MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 22 in E-Flat, K. 482,
  •     STRAUSS: An Alpine Symphony,
  •     WEBER: Im Sommerwind

Jan 29    

  •     PROKOFIEV: Ivan the Terrible,
  •     STRAVINSKY: Suite from The Firebird