RPO Conductor Laureate Christopher Seaman returns to conduct the regal First Symphony of Sir Edward Elgar and celebrate his 70th birthday.
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The strength and nobility of Brahms’ Fourth and final Symphony place it among his most profound achievements.
This concert includes Richard Strauss’ romantic Der Rosenkavalier, alongside the delicate Rose Absolute by Japanese-born Karen Tanaka.
Arild Remmereit conducts Viennese favorites of Lehár, Strauss, and Imre Kálmán, plus the Fourth Symphony of Gustav Mahler.
Bolero is one of the most popular works in the entire repertoire. Arild Remmereit also conducts Roberto Sierra’s sizzling Symphony No. 4, and the Latin American Dances of Gabriela Lena Frank.
Günther Herbig conducts one of the most beloved symphonies in the entire repertoire: Dvořák’s love letter to America, the "New World" Symphony.
Michael Butterman, in his Philharmonics Series debut, leads Saint-Saëns' "Organ Symphony," plus Mozart's symphonic postcard to Paris.
Arild Remmereit leads Mahler's monumental Symphony No. 2, the "Resurrection," a work the Rochester Philharmonic performed for the first time in over 20 years.
WXXI-FM presents the inaugural season of Music Director Arild Remmereit as he leads the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra in a season that highlights women composers. Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra 2011-2012 series airs Mondays at 8 p.m., beginning April 30 on Classical 91.5/FM-HD 91.5-1. Brenda Tremblay hosts.