Program Archives

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Pekka Kuusisto - Director

Pekka Kuusisto - Director and Violin [Photo: Kaapo Kamu]

This charming concert is all about time - and features Pekka Kuusisto as both soloist and concertmaster.


Buffalo Philharmonic: JoAnn Falletta - Conductor

It's Tchaikovsky, Tchaikovsky, and more Tchaikovsky! A little dance, a high-wire act for solo cello and an explosive grand finale in this concert from New York.

TCHAIKOVSKY: Polonaise from...

Berlin Philharmonic: Susanna Malkki - Conductor

Susanna Malkki - Conductor
Gil Shaham - Violin

The glass ceiling may not be shattered, but there is a big crack in it! One of the most exciting conductors of today, Susanna Malkki, is...

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Jeremy Denk - Director and Piano

Jeremy Denk - Director and Piano
Maiya Papach - Viola
Alexander Fiterstein - Clarinet
Hyobi Sim - Viola

Dazzling pianist, conductor, and MacArthur "genius" grant Fellow...

Houston Symphony: Beethoven

Andres Orozco-Estrada - Conductor

It's big music from Houston! These back-to-back symphonies are the conclusion to the orchestra's three-season Beethoven symphony cycle.


Oregon Symphony: Violinist Augustin Hadelich

Carlos Kalmar - Conductor
Augustin Hadelich - Violin [Photo: O'Connor]

Overcoming a horrendous accident from childhood, the Grammy award winning soloist in this...

Buffalo Philharmonic: JoAnn Falletta - Conductor

JoAnn Falletta - Conductor

Fabio Bidini - Piano

We're off to Buffalo for a wintry, all-Tchaikovsky concert.

TCHAIKOVSKY: Sleeping Beauty Suite


Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra: Violinist Julia Fischer

Charles Dutoit - Conductor

Julia Fisher - Violin  [Photo:Julia Fischer Courtesy of the artist]

Violinist Julia Fischer teams up with the Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra for Bartok...

Los Angeles Philharmonic: Piano - Yuja Wang

Gustavo Dudamel - Conductor
Yuja Wang - Piano [Photo: ru Yildiz/NPR]

Piano superstar Yuja Wang dazzles in a performance of Bartok's fiendishly difficult Piano Concerto No. 2.


Last Night of the BBC Proms

BBC Symphony Orchestra
BBC Symphony Chorus
BBC Singers
Sakari Oramo - Conductor
Nina Stemme - Soprano
Lucy Crowe - Soprano
Christine Rice - Mezzo-soprano

From the BBC Proms: Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen

Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
Paavo Jarvi - Conductor
Vilde Frang - Violin
Lawrence Power - Viola

We're at the BBC Proms for a mixture of light and dark: sunny...

From the BBC Proms: Stephen Hough - Piano

BBC Philharmonic

Mark Wigglesworth - Conductor

Stephen Hough - Piano
[Photo: Andrew Crowley/Courtesy of the artist]

We're at the BBC Proms with one of the great pianists...

Houston Symphony: Andres Orozco-Estrada - Conductor

Andres Orozco-Estrada - Conductor
Martin Helmchen - Piano
Mark Hughes - Trumpet

From the great state of Texas, a concert featuring works that fundamentally changed how we think...

Oregon Symphony: Carlos Kalmar - Conductor

Carlos Kalmar - Conductor
Natasha Paremski - Piano

From the left coast, a beautiful concert that includes a real crowd-pleaser - The Planets.


Los Angeles Philharmonic: Nicholas McGegan - Conductor

Nicholas McGegan - Conductor
Martin Chalifour - Violin
Nathan Cole - Violin
Ariana Ghez - Oboe
Whitney Crockett - Bassoon
Robert deMaine - Cello

A beautiful...

Houston Symphony: Andres Orozco-Estrada - Conductor

Andres Orozco-Estrada - Conductor
Robin Kesselman - Double bass

It's a toe-tapping extravaganza with the Houston Symphony - we dare you to keep from dancing!


Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

A rare performance of the piece that put John Adams on the map - Shaker Loops.

STRAVINSKY: Danses Concertantes for Chamber Orchestra
ADAMS: Shaker Loops
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No....

Nashville Symphony: Giancarlo Guerrero - Conductor

Giancarlo Guerrero - Conductor

Anne Akiko Meyers - Violin

Anne Akiko Meyers shines in a dazzling performance of Bernstein's Serenade with the Nashville Symphony.


Los Angeles Philharmonic: Semyon Bychkov - Conductor

Semyon Bychkov - Conductor
Renaud Capucon - Violin

A concert performance from the City of Angels that highlights a mountain as a metaphor for the symphony.


Minnesota Orchestra: Osmo Vanska - Conductor

Osmo Vanska - Conductor

Minnesota Chorale

Kathy Saltzman Romey - Artistic director

The Minnesota Orchestra and the Minnesota Chorale present a mass that delights in its...

Oregon Symphony: Carlos Kalmar - Conductor

Carlos Kalmar - Conductor
Yefim Bronfman - Piano

Bronfman's playing has been described as incandescent - find out why when he teams up with the Oregon Symphony for a Beethoven Piano...

Los Angeles Philharmonic

Ludovic Morlot - Conductor
Sergey Khachatryan - Violin

BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto
ADAMS: Become Ocean [Photo:; Donald Lee/...

Los Angeles Philharmonic: Gustavo Dudamel

Gustavo Dudamel

Leif Ove Andsnes - Piano

Los Angeles Master Chorale

Grant Gershon - Music Director

Amanda Woodbury - Soprano

So Young Park - Soprano


Oregon Symphony: Carlos Kalmar - Conductor

Carlos Kalmar - Conductor

Susan Platts - Mezzo-soprano

Portland State University & Pacific Youth Choirs

We're heading to Portland, Oregon, for a masterful performance of...

Nashville Symphony: Giancarlo Guerrero - Conductor

Giancarlo Guerrero - Conductor
Simone Porter - Violin

Simone Porter may be young, but she's already a star. This week, she joins the Nashville Symphony in concert for a show stopping...