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.

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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Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Yuja Wang, piano
Stravinsky: Symphonies of Wind Instruments
Bartok: Piano Concerto No. 2
Say: Paraphrase on Mozart's Alla Turca
Stravinsky: Russian Dance from Petrouchka
Janacek: Sinfonietta
Mozart: Divertimento in D, K. 136  (Pinchas Zukerman, conductor)
Debussy: La Mer  (Erich Leinsdorf, conductor)

Listen Friday January 25 at 8 p.m.

Nashville Symphony
Edo de Waart, conductor

Ippolito: Nocturne
Mozart: Symphony No. 35 in D, K. 385 Haffner
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 3
Glazunov: The Seasons Ballet  (Minnesota Orchestra; Edo de Waart, conductor)

Listen Friday January 18 at 8 p.m.

Oregon Symphony
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano

Currier: Microsymph
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G, Op. 58
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 From the New World
Kernis: Sarabanda in Memoriam  (Grant Park Orchestra; Carlos Kalmar, conductor)

Listen Friday January 11 at 8 p.m.

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Pekka Kuusisto, violin and conductor

Haydn: Symphony No. 101 Clock
Kreisler: Violin Concerto in C
Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1 Classical
Schubert: Death and the Maiden Quartet

Listen Friday January 4 at 8 p.m.
 

Oregon Symphony
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Augustin Hadelich, violin

Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture
Thomas Ades: Violin Concerto Concentric Paths
Elgar: Symphony No. 1
Respighi: Fountains of Rome  (James DePriest, conductor)

Listen Friday December 28 at 8 p.m.

Buffalo Philharmonic
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Fabio Bidini, piano

Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty Suite
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 3
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5
Waldteufel: The Skaters' Waltz
R. Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier Suite

Listen Friday December 21 at 8 p.m.

Houston Symphony
Andres Orozco-Estrada, conductor

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F, Op. 68 Pastoral
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A, Op. 92
Brahms: Haydn Variations  (Christoph Eschenbach, conductor)

Listen Friday December 14 at 8 p.m.

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