VSO On VPR Classical

Wednesday at 8 p.m.

The Vermont Symphony Orchestra is one of the cultural hallmarks of Vermont. VPR is proud to bring you our weekly series, the VSO on VPR Classical: The Vermont Symphony Orchestra in Concert. Host Walter Parker brings you music from the current season and archive recordings from the Orchestra's Masterworks  Series and Made in Vermont Festival.

Kathy Chapman

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor
Peter Serkin, piano

Delius: Irmelin Prelude
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 83

Listen Wednesday January 29 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor

Mozart: Serenata Notturna in D, K. 239
Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D, Op. 73

Listen Wednesday January 22 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor

Erik Nielsen: Fanfare in B-flat
Mozart: Symphony No. 31 in D, K. 297 Paris
Schumann: Symphony No. 1 in B-flat, Op. 38 Spring

Listen Wednesday January 15 at 8 p.m.

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Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Brahms: Academic Festival Overture  (Raymond Leppard, conductor)
Berlioz: Harold in Italy  (Michael Tree, viola; Jaime Laredo, conductor)

Listen Wednesday January 8 at 8 p.m.
 

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Beethoven: Egmont Overture  (Anthony Princiotti, conductor)
Weber: Oberon Overture  (Jaime Laredo, conductor)
Elgar: Enigma Variations  (Jaime Laredo, conductor)

Listen Wednesday January 1 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

The VSO Brass Quintet gives a holiday concert in VPR's Stetson Studio One.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
Kate Tamarkin, conductor
Gale Limansky, soprano
Poulenc: Gloria selections

Listen Wednesday December 25 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Mozart: Symphony No. 35 in D, K. 385 Haffner  (Jaime Laredo, conductor)
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake Suite  (Anthony Princiotti, conductor
Gershwin: Lullaby  (Jaime Laredo, conductor)

Listen Wednesday December 18 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Anthony Princiotti, conductor

Mozart: Divertimento in D, K. 251
Bizet: Symphony in C
Borodin (arr. Princiotti): Nocturne, from String Quartet No. 2

Listen Wednesday December 11 at 8 p.m.

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Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime  Laredo, conductor
Orion Weiss, piano; Jennifer Montone, horn

Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25
R. Strauss: Horn Concerto No. 1 in E-flat

Listen Wednesday December 4 at 8 p.m.

Chris Lee

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor
Olga Kern, piano

Mozart: Impressario Overture
Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16
Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Overture-Fantasy

Listen Wednesday November 27 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Anthony Princiotti, conductor

Dvorak: Serenade for Winds, Op. 44
Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings in C, Op. 48

Listen Wednesday November 20 at 8 p.m.

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Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Anthony Princiotti, conductor
Mozart: Marriage of Figaro Overture
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol

Jaime Laredo, conductor
Jonathan Biss, piano
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37

Listen Wednesday November 13 at 8 p.m.

Kathy Chapman

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Mozart: The Abduction from the Seraglio Overture  (Sarah Hicks, conductor)
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15  (Peter Serkin, piano; Jaime Laredo, conductor)

Listen Wednesday November 6 at 8 p.m.

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Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Conductor Raymond Leppard died last week at age 92.  He guest conducted the VSO in May of 2003, in a program including Dvorak's Symphony No. 8, which we hear this week.

Vaughan Williams: Flos Campi  (VSO Chorus; Michael Tree, viola; Jaime Laredo, conductor)
Dvorak: Symphony No. 8 in G, Op. 88  (Raymond Leppard, conductor)

Listen Wednesday October 30 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor

Beethoven: Symphony No. 8 in F, Op. 93
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 in A, Op. 90 Italian

Listen Wednesday October 23 at 8 p.m.

Lisa-Marie Mazzucco

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor
Bella Hristova, violin

Dvorak: Romance in F minor, Op. 11
Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68

Listen Wednesday October 16 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Holst: Ostinato from St. Paul's Suite  (Anthony Princiotti, conductor)
Mahler: Symphony No. 1  (Jaime Laredo, conductor)

Listen Wednesday October 9 at 8 p.m.

Christian Steiner

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor

Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade

Listen Wednesday October 2 at 8 p.m.
 

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Brahms: Academic Festival Overture  (Raymond Leppard, conductor)
Dvorak: Symphony No. 6 in D, Op. 60  (Anthony Princiotti, conductor)

Listen Wednesday September 25 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Kodaly: Dances of Galanta  (Kate Tamarkin, conductor)
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2 Little Russian  (Anthony Princiotti, conductor)
Mozart: Overture to The Abduction from the Seraglio  (Sarah Hicks, conductor)

Listen Wednesday September 18 at 8 p.m.

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