Program Archives

From the 2016 BBC Proms: Valery Gergiev - Conductor
08/07/16

Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Valery Gergiev - Conductor
Behzod Abduraimov - Piano

We're at the BBC Proms for one of the best known pieces of music ever written!

RAVEL:...

Houston Symphony: Andres Orozco-Estrada - Conductor
07/24/16

Andres Orozco-Estrada - Conductor
Andrew Watts - Piano

He's the new 'it' guy, and for good reason. Orozco-Estrada is young, handsome and dripping with charisma. And it doesn't hurt...

Los Angeles Philharmonic: Gustavo Dudamel - Conductor
07/17/16

Gustavo Dudamel - Conductor
Leif Ove Andsnes - Piano

Sometimes more is twice as nice! As part of his Beethoven Journey, Leif Ove Andsnes pulls out two piano concertos in this...

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Kelly O'Connor - Mezzo-soprano
07/10/16

Edo de Waart - Conductor
Kelly O'Connor - Mezzo-soprano

MacArthur Genius grant winner, John Harbison, was co-commissioned by various artistic groups including the SPCO to create the...

Nashville Symphony Orchestra: ROSSINI: Overture to the Barber of Seville
07/03/16

Giancarlo Guerrero - Conductor
Johannes Moser - Cello

This concert includes top picks from any Classical Top 40 list and is proof that music is meant to make you feel great!

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06/26/16

John Storgards - Conductor
Sol Gabetta - Cello
[Photo: http://bit.ly/28YlUyW ]

From Finland with love - John Storgards, conductor of Helsinki...

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
06/19/16

Louis Langree - Conductor
Kirill Gerstein - Piano

Not just some pretty music this concert highlights the best of the lushness characteristic of music from the mid-1800s.

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Los Angeles Philharmonic: Yuja Wang - Piano
06/10/16

Mirga Grazynte-Tyla - Conductor
Lionel Bringuier - Conductors
Yuja Wang - Piano

In a showcase of brilliant, new talent the LA Philharmonic bring out their talented young guns....

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Christian Zacharias - Conductor
06/05/16

Christian Zacharias - Conductor and Piano
Maiya Papach - Viola

It's a Haydn Oreo with Mozart as the creamy filling. Sooo nice.

HAYDN: Symphony No. 40
MOZART: Piano...

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
05/29/16

Jeffrey Kahane - Conductor
Natasha Paremski - Piano

Numbers can be misleading. The title says it's his second but it's really Chopin's FIRST piano concerto, and he wrote it when he...

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra - Symphony Cast
05/22/16

No doubt about it. Between the snow, ice and cold there were times this winter when it was rough. So, looking ahead to greener pastures, it's a good time to focus on Beethoven - or Disney.

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Symphony Cast: San Francisco Symphony Orchestra - Julia Fischer - Violin
05/14/16

Michael Tilson Thomas - Conductor
Julia Fischer - Violin

From the Czech Republic - yep, not kidding - the musicians from the city by the bay come to us from their European tour!

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Houston Symphony: Andres Orozco-Estrada - Conductor
05/08/16

Andres Orozco-Estrada - Conductor
Patricia Kopatchinskaja - Violin

Andres is fun to watch as he conducts the HSO - no two ways about. He doesn't disappoint in this great concert, but...

Houston Symphony: Christoph Eschenbach - conductor
05/01/16

Christoph Eschenbach - conductor

You wouldn't think it'd be a thing, but it is. Ravel wrote a major work for orchestra and piano where the pianist only needs to worry about playing with one...

Montreal Symphony Orchestra
04/24/16

Kent Nagano - Conductor
Shunske Sato - Violin

From Montreal's Spree Festival where a crazy number of short concerts are put on each day, here's a two-fer featuring some of the best...

 Houston Symphony Orchestra: Christoph Eschenbach – Conductor
04/03/16

Christoph Eschenbach – Conductor
[Photo:...

From the Beethoven Easter Festival, Warsaw
03/27/16

National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Katowice
Leonard Slatkin - Conductor
Sayaka Shoji - Violin
Danjulo Ishizaka - Cello
Camilla Tilling - Soprano

For spring...

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra: Emanuele Arciuli - Piano
03/20/16

Roberto Abbado - Conductor
Emanuele Arciuli - Piano

A concert performance featuring a new piano concerto from Italy!

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 8
CAMPOGRANDE: Urban Gardens...

Los Angeles Philharmonic: Lang Lang - Piano
03/13/16

Gustavo Dudamel - Conductor
Lang Lang - Piano

Lang Lang performing one of those pieces that helps pay the rent - Tchaikovsky's often played first piano concerto.

TCHAIKOVSKY:...

Grand Teton Music Festival Orchestra
03/06/16

Donald Runnicles - Conductor
Garrick Ohlsson - Piano

From the stunning vista of the Grand Teton's comes a concert with the equally sensational Grand Teton Music Festival Orchestra. [...