SymphonyCast
Mondays @ 8PM

SymphonyCast is a two-hour weekly program featuring a full-length concert by a national or international symphony orchestra. Concerts are drawn from Europe's leading ensembles, along with U.S. orchestras, including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, The Philadelphia Orchestra and The Cleveland Orchestra. The host of SymphonyCast is Alison Young of Minnesota Public Radio. Before becoming involved in radio, she enjoyed a successful career as a concert flutist. Young earned her bachelor's degree in music from the University of Southern California and a master's degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music.

5/11

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor and piano
Augustin Hadelich, violin

Andrew Norman: The Great Swiftness
Maurice Ravel: Piano Concerto in G
James Matheson: True South
Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 61

5/18

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Ralph Kirschbaum, cello

Maurice Ravel:  Le tombeau de Couperin
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky:  Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33
Thomas Ades: Three Studies from Couperin
Ottorino Respighi: The Birds

5/25

RTVE Symphony Orchestra,
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Stephen Hough, piano

Antonin Dvorak: Piano Concerto, Op. 33
William Walton: Symphony No. 1

6/1

Sydney Symphony Orchestra
Thomas Sondergard, conductor
James Ehnes, violin

Wilhelm Stenhammar: Excelsior!, Op. 13
Sergei Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2, Op 63
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5, Op. 64

6/8

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Christian Zacharias, conductor and piano
Maiya Papach, viola

Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 40
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 17
John Woolrich: Ulysses Awakes
Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 87

6/15

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Jeremy Denk, conductor and piano

Charles Ives: Largo
Charles Ives: In the Barn
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 "Eroica"

6/22

Buffalo Philharmonic
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Michael Ludwig, violin

Anton Webern: In Sommerwind
Erich Wolfgang Korngold: Violin Concerto
Robert Schumann: Symphony No. 3 "Rhenish"

6/29

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano

Johannes Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1
Johann Sebastian Bach (arr. Webern): Ricercar
Johann Sebastian Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3
Johann Sebastian Bach (arr. Stokowski): Toccata and Fugue in D minor