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.

Feb 23:  

  • MOZART:  Piano concerto No. 17 in G, K. 453; Eine Kleine Nachtmusik; Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-Flat, K. 595; Symphony No. 20 in D, K. 133

Mar 2:  

  • J.S. BACH:  Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 - No. 6

Mar 9:  

  • SCHUBERT:  Symphony No. 3 in D, D. 200; Symphony No. 4 in c, D. 417; Entr'ace No. 3 from Rosamunde
  • SOLLIMA:  Antidotum Tarantulae XXI
  • VERDI:  Ballet Music from Macbeth

Mar 16:  

  • STRAUSS:  Serenade in E-flat; Matamorphosen; Oboe Concerto; Four Last Songs
  • HINDEMITH:  Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes by Carl Maria von Weber

Mar 23:  

  • HAYDN:  Symphony No. 103
  • RANDS:  Cello Concerto
  • BARTOCK:  Piano concerto No. 1
  • JANACEK:  Sinfonietta

Mar 30:  

  • WEBER:  The Ruler of the Spirits Overture
  • SHOSTAKOVICH:  Violin Concerto No. 1 in a, Op. 99
  • BERLIOZ:  Queen Mab Scherzo; Romeo at the Tome of the Capulets From Romeo and Juliet
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