Chicago Symphony Orchestra Retrospective

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


Dec 26: 

  • HANDEL: Messiah (parts I, II, and III)

 Jan 2:  “From the Archives” Special 

  • BRAHMS: Academic Festival Overture  
  • WAGNER: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde
  • ELGAR: Enigma Variations  
  • STRAUSS: Ein Heldenleben
  • TCHAIKOVSKY: Final Waltz and Apotheosis from The Nutcracker

 Jan 9:  Charles Dutoit conducts Falla 

  • RAVEL: Alborada del gracioso 
  • FALLA: Nights in the Gardens of Spain;  The Three-Cornered Hat; El amor brujo
  • DUKAS: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice 

 Jan 16:  Riccardo Muti conducts Tchaikovsky and Bates 

  • BATES: Anthology of Fantastic Zoology 
  • TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5 in e, Op. 64 
  • RAVEL: Boléro 

 Jan 23:  Conductor James Feddeck and Chris Martin 

  • FRANK: Les Éolides
  • HAYDN: Trumpet Concerto in E-flat  
  • RACHMANINOV: Symphony No. 2 in e, Op. 27 
  • TCHAIKOVSKY: Romeo and Juliet 

 Jan 30:  Yo-Yo Ma plays Lalo and Saint-Saëns 

  • RAVEL: Valses nobles et sentimentales
  • DEBUSSY: Symphonic Fragments from The Martyrdom of St. Sebastian sentimentales
  • SAINT-SAËNS: La muse et le poète, Op. 132  
  • LALO: Cello Concerto in d  
  • DEBUSSY: Prelude to The Afternoon of a Faun