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.

Oregon Symphony
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Natasha Paremski, piano

Piston: Symphony No. 7
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 Pathetique
Piston: Incredible Flutist Suite

Listen Friday November 15 at 8 p.m.
 

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Louis Langree, conductor
Augustin Hadelich, violin

Gershwin: An American in Paris
Barber: Violin Concerto
Ravel: Tzigane
Varese: Ameriques
R. Strauss:  Der Rosenkavalier Suite

Listen Friday November 8 at 8 p.m.

Houston Symphony
Fabien Gabel, conductor
Karen Gomyo, violin

Herrmann: Vertigo Suite
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 35
Tchaikovsky: The Tempest
Korngold: The Sea Hawk Suite
Brahms: Haydn Variations

Listen Friday November 1 at 8 p.m.

St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Pekka Kuusisto, violin and leader

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

Listen Friday October 25 at 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Gabriel Campos Zamora, clarinet

Barber: Symphony No. 1
Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Artie Shaw: Clarinet Concerto
Hanson: Symphony No. 2 Romantic
Sibelius: Symphony No. 6

Listen Friday October 18 at 8 p.m.

Oregon Symphony

Oct 9, 2019

Oregon Symphony
Carlo Kalmar, conductor
Pablo Sainz Villegas, guitar

Brahms: Serenade No. 1 in D
Stephen Goss: The Albeniz Concerto
Turina: Danzas Fantasticas
Rouse: Supplica

Listen Friday October 11 at 8 p.m.
 

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Louis Langree, conductor
Leila Josefowicz, violin

Beethoven: Egmont Overture
Thomas Ades: Violin Concerto Concentric Paths
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 55 Eroica
Dukas: Symphony in C  (Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor)

Listen Friday October 4 at 8 p.m.

BBC Symphony Orchestra, Chorus, and Singers
Sakari Oramo, conductor
Jamie Barton, mezzo-soprano

Festivities, favorites, and audience participation

Listen Friday September 27 at 8 p.m.

From the 2019 BBC Proms:
Vienna Philharmonic
Andres Orozco-Estrada, conductor
Leonidas Kavakos, violin

Dvorak: Noonday Witch
Korngold: Violin Concerto
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 From the New World
Janacek: Sinfonietta  (Charles Mackerras, conductor)

Listen Friday September 20 at 8 p.m.

From the 2019 BBC Proms:
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla, conductor
Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello

Howell: Lamia
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor
Knussen: The Way to Castle Yonder
Weinberg: Symphony No. 3
Haydn: Symphony No. 102 in B-flat  (Simon Rattle, conductor)

Listen Friday September 13 at 8 p.m.
 

From the 2019 BBC Proms:
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Vladimir Jurowski, conductor
Alexander Ghindin, piano

Rimsky-Korsakov: Mlada Suite
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 1
Lyadov: Baba Yaga; Kikimora; From the Apocalypse
Glazunov: Symphony No. 5

Listen Friday September 6 at 8 p.m.

From the 2019 BBC Proms:
West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
Daniel Barenboim, conductor
Martha Argerich, piano

Schubert: Symphony No. 8 Unfinished
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1
Lutoslawski: Concerto for Orchestra
Beethoven: Symphony No. 1

Listen Friday August 30 at 8 p.m.
 

From the 2019 BBC Proms:
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Yannick Nezet-Sequin, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin

Sibelius: Symphony No. 1
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2
Bach: Gavotte en Rondeau, from Violin Partita No. 3, BWV 1006
R. Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier Suite

Listen Friday August 23 at 8 p.m.
 

BBC Symphony Orchestra
Peter Eotvos, conductor & composer
Isabelle Faust, violin

Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Eotvos: Alhambra for Violin and Orchestra
Bartok: Dance Suite
Stravinsky: Firebird Suite
Martinu: Symphony No. 2  (Jiri Belohlavek, conductor)

Listen Friday August 16 at 8 p.m.

From the 2019 BBC Proms:
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Jakub Hrusa, conductor
Joshua Bell, violin

Dvorak: Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 53
Smetana: Ma Vlast (My Homeland)

Listen Friday August 9 at 8 p.m.

BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus; BBC Singers
Karina Canellakis, conductor

Zosha di Castri: Long is the Journey - Short is the Memory
Dvorak: The Golden Spinning Wheel
Janacek: Glagolitic Mass
Dvorak: The Hero's Song  (Jiri Belohlavek, conductor)

Listen Friday August 2 at 8 p.m.

 

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Maureen Nelson, violin

Dvorak: Romance, Op. 11
Walton: Sonata for Strings
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 in A Italian
Copland: Appalachian Spring

Listen Friday July 26 at 8 p.m.

Houston Symphony
Andres Orozco-Estrada, conductor
Denis Kozhukhin, piano

Gershwin: An American in Paris
John Adams: Doctor Atomic Symphony
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3
Dvorak: Symphony No. 7: finale

Listen Friday July 19 at 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Rafal Blechacz, piano

Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15
Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring
Sibelius: Kullervo's Youth

Listen Friday July 12 at 8 p.m.

Oregon Symphony
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Natasha Paremski, piano

Holst: The Planets
Stravinsky: Fireworks
Schoenfeld: Four Parables for Piano and Orchestra
Piston: The Incredible Flutist Suite

Listen Friday July 5 at 8 p.m.

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