Chicago Symphony Orchestra Retrospective

Mondays at 7 p.m.
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.

June 30:  

  • BACH:  Brandenburg Concerto No. 6; Oboe d'amore Concerto in A; Concerto for Two Violins
  • STRAVINSKY:  Dumbarton Oaks Concerto
  • CLYNE:  Prince of Clouds (CSO Co-Commission)
  • REMEAU:  Suite from Les Boreades

July 7:  

  • BARBER:  Overture to the School for Scandal
  • SCHUMAN:  Symphony No. 6
  • BATES:  Violin Concerto
  • GERSHWIN:  An American in Paris
  • IVES:  The Unanswered Question; Three Place in new England

July 14:

  • MESSIAEN:  Trois Petit Liturgies
  • FALLA:  Nights in the Gardens of Spain
  • RAVEL:  Rapsodie Espagnol
  • GOLIJOV:  Mariel
  • SORO:  Tres Aires Chilenos

July 21:

  • SCHUMANN:  Piano concerto in a, Op. 54
  • SCHUBERT:  Symphony No. 9 in C, D. 944; Symphony No. 3 in D, D. 200

July 28:  

  • SIBELIUS:  Suite No. 1 from The Tempest
  • STRAVINSKY:  Violin Concerto in D
  • DEBUSSY:  La mer
  • DVORAK:  The Water Goblin
  • WILLIAMS:  Excerpts from film score for Lincoln
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