SymphonyCast

Fridays 8 - 10 p.m.
  • Hosted by Alison Young

SymphonyCast features a full-length concert by a national or international symphony orchestra. Concerts are drawn from Europe's leading ensembles, along with U.S. orchestras, including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, The Philadelphia Orchestra and The Cleveland Orchestra.

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor

Salonen: Pollux (world premiere)
Varese: Ameriques
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5
Ravel: Daphnis et Chloe Suite No. 2  (Andre Previn, conductor)

Listen Friday June 14 at 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Elina Vahala, violin

Aho: Minea
Kuusisto: Violin Concerto
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Sibelius: Valse Triste  (Lahti Symphony Orchestra)

Listen Friday June 7 at 8 p.m.

Buffalo Philharmonic
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Michael Ludwig, violin

Webern: In the Summer Wind
Korngold: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 35
Schumann: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 97 Rhenish
Tyberg: Symphony No. 3

Listen Friday May 31 at 8 p.m.

Houston Symphony
Ludovic Morlot, conductor
Jonathan Biss, piano

Messiaen: Forgotten Offerings
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G, Op. 58
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5
Ravel: La Valse

Listen Friday May 24 at 8 p.m.

Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Augustin Hadelich, violin

Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No. 1
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 56 Scottish
Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 7

Listen Friday May 17 at 8 p.m.

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Los Angeles Philharmonic
Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla, conductor
Gidon Kremer, violin; Janai Brugger, soprano

Messiaen: Un Sourire (A Smile)
Weinberg: Violin Concerto
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

Listen Friday May 10 at 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Kathy Kiensle, harp; Minnesota Chorale

Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 1, BWV 1046
Ginastera: Harp Concerto, Op. 25
Stephen Paulus: Mass for a Sacred Place
Sibelius: Swanwhite Suite

Listen Friday May 3 at 8 p.m.

Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Edgar Meyer, double bass

Debussy: Iberia
Meyer: new piece for orchestra
Bottesini: Double Bass Concerto
Ravel: Bolero
Carter: Symphony No. 1

Listen Friday April 26 at 8 p.m.

Oregon Symphony
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Susan Platts, mezzo-soprano; Portland State University Choir; Pacific Youth Choir

Mahler: Symphony No. 3

Listen Friday April 19 at 8 p.m.

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Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra
Joe Miller, conductor
Lori Sims, piano; Jennifer Check, soprano; Avery Amereau, mezzo-soprano; Rolando Sanz, tenor; Matthew Anchel, bass; Westminster Choir; Charleston Symphony Orchestra Chorus

Beethoven: Mass in C, Op. 86
Beethoven: Choral Fantasy, Op. 80
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F, Op. 68 Pastoral

Listen Friday April 12 at 8 p.m.

Houston Symphony
Andres Orozco-Estrada, conductor
Robin Kesselman, double bass

Revueltas: Sensemaya
Koussevitzky: Double Bass Concerto
Piazzolla: Tangazo
Bernstein: West Side Story Symphonic Dances
Schumann: Symphony No. 1 Spring

Listen Friday April 5 at 8 p.m.

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Christian Zacharias, piano and conductor

Bacewicz: Concerto for Strings
Haydn: Symphony No. 82 The Bear
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21
Ravel: Mother Goose Suite

Listen Friday March 29 at 8 p.m.

Houston Symphony
Matthew Halls, conductor
Johannes Moser, cello

Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in B-flat
Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1 in C
Mozart: Symphony No. 41 in C, K. 551 Jupiter
Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 2, K. 417

Listen Friday March 22 at 8 p.m.

Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Andre Watts, piano

Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
MacDowell: Piano Concerto No. 2
Winger: Conversations with Nijinsky
Stravinsky: Firebird Suite
Hanson: Merry Mount Suite

Listen Friday March 15 at 8 p.m.

Oregon Symphony
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Augustin Hadelich, violin

Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 61
Gould: Stringmusic
Balakirev: Islamey
Tchaikovsky: The Tempest

Listen Friday March 8 at 8 p.m.

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Grand Teton Music Festival Orchestra
Donald Runnicles, conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Sibelius: Finlandia
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 1
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3
Bernstein: West Side Story Symphonic Dances

Listen Friday March 1 at 8 p.m.

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Maureen Nelson, violin

Dvorak: Romance for Violin in F minor, Op. 11
Walton: Sonata for Strings
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 in A Italian
Copland: Appalachian Spring  (Hugh Wolff, conductor)

Listen Friday February 22 at 8 p.m.

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Houston Symphony
Andres Orozco-Estrada, conductor
Daniil Trifonov, piano

Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2
Dvorak: Slavonic Dance Op. 46, No. 6  (Sergiu Comissiona, conductor)

Listen Friday February 15 at 8 p.m.

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Maraca2, percussion; Joseph Pereira, tinpani

Stravinsky: Fireworks
Pereira: Threshold  (world premiere)
Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68
Stravinsky: Firebird

Listen Friday February 8 at 8 p.m.

Buffalo Philharmonic
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Mark Kosower, cello

Tchaikovsky: Polonaise from Eugen Onegin
Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme
Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings in C, Op. 48
Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture
Tyberg: Symphony No. 3

Listen Friday February 1 at 8 p.m.

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