Chicago Symphony Orchestra Retrospective

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

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast Series

Hailed as the number one US Orchestra in the world by the venerable British publication Gramophone, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra continues this quarter with more concerts from Symphony Center, the home of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

Produced by Marty Ronish 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 CSO'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.

Apr 27:  

  • HAYDN:  Symphony No. 6 in D Le Matin; Cello Concerto in D 
  • LOCATELLI:  Introduttioni teatrali in G , Op. 4, No. 4 
  • REBEL:  Chaos from The Elements
  • MOZART:  Symphony No. 20 in D , K. 133 
  • BACH/KOOPMAN:  Concerto in C from BWV 1064 

May 4:  

  • PROKOFIEV:  Suite from Lt. Kijé
  • MACMILLAN:  Veni, Veni, Emmanuel 
  • REVUELTAS:  Sensemaya
  • LUTOSŁAWSKI:  Concerto for Orchestra;  Cello Concerto 

May 11:  

  • MAHLER:  Blumine 
  • BEETHOVEN:  Piano Concerto No. 3 in c , Op. 37 
  • BRAHMS:  Piano Quartet No. 1 in g , Op. 25
  • MOZART:  Flute Concerto No. 1 in G , K. 313 

May 18:  

  • RAVEL:  Rapsodie espagnol; Suite No. 2 from Daphnis et Chloé
  • D’INDY:  Symphony on a French Mountain Air 
  • FRANCK:  Symphonic Variations
  • DEBUSSY:  Images

May 25:  

  • CARTER:  Soundings 
  • MAHLER:  Symphony No. 3 in d 

Jun 1:  

  • BOULEZ:  Figures-Doubles-Prismes; Notations VII 
  • STRAVINSKY:  Four Études
  • BARTÓK:  Piano Concerto No. 3; Divertimento for Strings 
  • DEBUSSY:  Iberia, from Images

Jun 8:  

  • SCRIABIN:  Symphony No. 1 
  • PROKOFIEV:  Alexander Nevsky
  • MOZART:  Divertimento in D 

Jun 15:  

  • TBA

Jun 22

  • HAYDN:  Symphony No. 93; Symphony No. 100 (Military) 
  • STRAUSS:  Don Juan
  • BEETHOVEN:  Symphony No. 7

Jun 29:  

  • HAYDN:  Symphony No. 85 in B-flat 
  • STRAUSS:  Don Quixote 
  • RACHMANINOV:  Piano Concerto No. 3 in d , Op. 30