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.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra Executive Director Ben Cadwallader and violinist Jane Kittridge speak with VPR Classical's Kari Anderson about this weekend's Masterworks concerts in Rutland and Burlington, featuring music of Ellen Taaffe Zwilich, Shostakovich and Beethoven.

Listen Wednesday May 2 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Delius: On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring  (Sarah Hicks, conductor)
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 55 Eroica  (Jaime Laredo, conductor)

Listen Wednesday April 25 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 April 18 at 8 p.m.

Christian Steiner

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
C.P.E. Bach: Flute Concerto in D minor  (Albert Brouwer, flute; Anthony Princiotti, conductor)
Brahms: Double Concerto for Violin and Cello  (Jaime Laredo, violin; Sharon Robinson, cello; Raymond Leppard, conductor)

Listen Wednesday April 11 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 April 4 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor

Sibelius: Suite Mignonne
Jennifer Jolley: The Ferry Crossing (world premiere commission)
Dvorak: Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op. 70

Listen Wednesday March 28 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

VPR Classical's Kari Anderson speaks with Vermont Symphony Orchestra Executive Director Benjamin Cadwallader and VSO violinist Jane Kittridge about this Saturday's Masterworks concert, featuring a Double Concerto by Andre Previn written for violinist Jaime Laredo and cellist Sharon Robinson.

Listen Wednesday March 21 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor
Bella Hristova, violin

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

Listen Wednesday March 14 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 March 7 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Anthony Princiotti, conductor

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

Listen Wednesday February 28 at 8 p.m.

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Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor
Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio

Sibelius: Valse Triste
Honegger: Pastorale d'ete
Beethoven: Triple Concerto in C, Op. 56

Listen Wednesday February 21 at 8 p.m.
 

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor

Mozart: Symphony No. 41 in C, K. 551 Jupiter
Bloch: Concerto Grosso No. 1

Listen Wednesday February 14 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 February 7 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor

Dvorak: The Noon Witch
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5, Op. 100

Listen Wednesday January 31 at 8 p.m.

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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 January 24 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 January 17 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Mendelssohn: Hebrides Overture  (Jaime Laredo, conductor)
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5  (Anthony Princiotti, conductor)

Listen Wednesday January 10 at 8 p.m.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor

Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3
Schubert: Death and the Maiden Quartet, arranged for full symphony orchestra by Andy Stein

Listen Wednesday January 3 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 December 27 at 8 p.m.
 

Christian Steiner

Vermont Symphony Orchestra
Jaime Laredo, conductor

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

Listen Wednesday December 13 at 8 p.m.

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