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
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano; Los Angeles Master Chorale

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 73 Emperor
John Adams: Harmonium
Beethoven: Choral Fantasy, Op. 80

Listen Friday March 24 at 8 p.m.

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

Mahler: Symphony No. 3

Listen Friday March 17 at 8 p.m.

San Francisco Symphony
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Alexander Barantschik, violin; Jonathan Vinocour, viola

Samuel Carl Adams: Radial Play
Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola in E-flat, K. 364
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra
Nielsen: Aladdin Suite  (Herbert Blomstedt, conductor)

Listen Friday March 10 at 8 p.m.

Nashville Symphony

Mar 2, 2017

Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Simone Porter, violin

Dvorak: Othello Overture
Barber: Violin Concerto
Brahms: Symphony No. 2
Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 4  (Kenneth Schermerhorn, conductor)

Listen Friday March 3 at 8 p.m.

Nashville Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Gil Shaham, violin

Brahms: Tragic Overture
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 35
Dvorak: Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op. 70
Sierra: Fandangos

Listen Friday February 24 at 8 p.m.

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Natasha Paremski, piano

Hannah Lash: Sound Investment
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21
Haydn: Symphony No. 102 in B-flat
Dvorak: Serenade for Strings in E, Op. 22  (Gerard Schwarz, conductor)

Listen Friday February 17 at 8 p.m.

'Emperor' Emanuel Ax

Feb 1, 2017

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Louis Langree, conductor
Emanuel Ax, piano

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 73  Emperor
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5
Hovhaness: Symphony No. 2  Mysterious Mountain  (Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor)

Listen Friday February 3 at 8 p.m.

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Louis Langree, conductor

Thierry Escaich: Psalmos, Concerto for Orchestra (world premier)
Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 3, Op. 78  Organ
Nielsen: Symphony No. 5  (Paavo Jarvi, conductor)

Listen Friday January 27 at 8 p.m.
 

German Symphony Orchestra, Berlin
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Kirill Gerstein, piano

Ginastera: Suite from Estancia
Scriabin: Piano Concerto in F-sharp minor, Op. 20
Mahler: Symphony No. 1
Stephen Paulus: Veil of Tears, from To Be Certain of the Dawn  (Nashville Symphony Orchestra)

Listen Friday January 20 at 8 p.m.

 

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Jeremy Denk, piano and conductor

Ives: Largo
Ives: In the Barn
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 55 Eroica
Schubert: Concert Piece for Violin, D. 345  (Pinchas Zukerman, violin and conductor)

Listen Friday January 13 at 8 p.m.
 

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Matthew Halls, conductor
Margaret Batjer, violin; Andrew Shulman, cello; Allan Vogel, oboe; Kenneth Munday, bassoon

Respighi: Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite No. 1  (Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
Mozart: Ballet Music from Idomeneo, K. 367
Haydn: Sinfonia Concertante in B-flat for Violin, Cello, Oboe and Bassoon
Aaron Jay Kernis: Musica Celestis
Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C, Op. 21

Listen Friday January 6 at 8 p.m.

Orchestra Of The Swan

Dec 29, 2016

Orchestra of the Swan
Kenneth Woods, conductor

Hans Gal: Symphony No. 2
Schumann: Symphony No. 4
Hans Gal: Triptych  (Northern Sinfonia)

Listen Friday December 30 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  (Hugh Wolff, conductor)

Listen Friday December 16 at 8 p.m.

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Martin Frost, clarinet and conductor

Grieg: Holberg Suite
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A, K. 622
Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C, Op. 21
Mozart: Symphony No. 20  (Scott Yoo, conductor)

Listen Friday December 9 at 8 p.m.

New York Philharmonic

Nov 30, 2016

New York Philharmonic
Alan Gilbert, conductor
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano

Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 83
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 Pathetique
Gershwin: Cuban Overture  (Zubin Mehta, conductor)

Listen Friday December 2 at 8 p.m.
 

New York Philharmonic

Nov 23, 2016

New York Philharmonic
Alan Gilbert, conductor
Emanuel Ax, piano

Brahms: Tragic Overture
Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat, Op. 83
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A, Op. 92

Listen Friday November 25 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

Listen Friday November 18 at 8 p.m.

Oregon Symphony
Carlos Kalmar, conductor

Stravinsky: Fireworks
Paul Schoenfield: Four Parables  (Natasha Paremski, piano)
Holst: The Planets
Walter Piston: Suite from The Incredible Flutist

Listen Friday November 11 at 8 p.m.

Minnesota Orchestra at the Amsterdam Concertgebouw
Osmo Vanska, conductor
Pekka Kuusisto, violin

Stucky: Rhapsody for Orchestra
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
Sibelius: Symphony No. 7

Listen Friday November 4 at 8 p.m.
 

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Truls Mork, cello

Rossini: William Tell Overture
Elgar: Cello Concerto
Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique

Listen Friday October 28 at 8 p.m.

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