September 2013 programs on The Chicago Symphony

September 2013 programs on The Chicago Symphony

Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.

The Moldau River


The Moldau, a musical depiction of the river's course through Bohemia can be heard on the September 19th broadcast.

9/5       Berlioz:   Le Corsaire Overture, Queen Mab Scherzo; Romeo at the Tomb of the Capulets from Romeo and Juliet,  Harold in Italy, Nuits d'été (Lawrence Power, vla; Susan Graham, ms; Sir Mark Elder and Pierre Boulez, cond)

9/12      Mendelssohn:  The Fair Melusina Overture  Price:  Mississippi River Rimsky-Korsakov:  Scheherazade Chopin:   Piano Concerto No. 1 (Robert Chen, v; Lang Lang, p; Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos and Mei-Ann Chen, cond)

9/19      Smetana:   The Moldau from Ma vlast Takemitsu:   riverrun Villa-Lobos:   Amazonas Beethoven:   Symphony No. 6, Pastoral  Schmitt:   La tragédie de Salomé (Peter Serkin, p; Juanjo Mena and Alain Altinoglu, cond)

9/26      Paganini:   Violin Concerto No. 1 Bruckner:   Symphony No. 6 Mozart:   Symphony No. 25 (Robert Chen, v; Riccardo Muti, cond)