SymphonyCast
Mondays & Saturdays @ 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.

The programs below are listed according to their initial broadcast dates on Mondays. The same programs will be repeated on the following Saturday.

12/10

Houston Symphony
Andres Orozco-Estrada, conductor

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F Major "Pastoral"
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A Major

12/17

Buffalo Philharmonic
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Fabio Bidini, piano

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Suite from The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 3 in E-flat Major
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in E minor

12/24

No SymphonyCast on Christmas Eve.
Instead, enjoy the St. Olaf Christmas Festival


12/29

This program will be heard on Saturday 12/29 only

Oregon Symphony
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Augustin Hadelich, violin

Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D Major
Morton Gould: Stringmusic
Mily Balakirev: Islamey, Op. 18

12/31

Nashville Symphony
Edo de Waart, conductor

Michael Ippolito: Nocturne for Orchestra
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 35 in D Major "Haffner"
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 3 in A minor

1/7

Oregon Symphony
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano

Sebastian Currier: Microsymph
Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major, Op. 58
Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 "From the New World"

1/14

Nashville Symphony
Edo de Waart, conductor

Michael Ippolito: Nocturne for Orchestra
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 35 in D Major "Haffner"
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 3 in A minor

1/21

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Yuja Wang, piano

Igor Stravinsky: Symphonies of Wind Instruments
Bela Bartok: Piano Concerto No. 2
Leos Janacek: Sinfonietta

1/28

Buffalo Philharmonic
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Mark Kosower, cello

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings in C Major, Op. 48
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture