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.

2/1

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Louis Langrée, conductor
Joshua Bell, violin

Alexander Glazunov:  Violin Concerto in A minor
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky:  Méditation, from Souvenir d'un lieu cher
Dmitri Shostakovich:  Symphony No. 11 "The Year 1905"

2/8

Nashville Symphony Orchestra
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Stephen Hough, piano

Richard Danielpour:  Toward the Splendid City
Camille Saint-Saens:  Piano Concerto No. 5
Jean Sibelius:  Symphony No. 2

2/15

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Semyon Bychkov, conductor
Renaud Capucon, violin

Felix Mendelssohn:  Violin Concerto
Richard Strauss:  An Alpine Symphony

2/22

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Louis Langree, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Overture to Fidelio
Bela Bartok:  Piano Concerto No. 2
Hector Berlioz:  Symphonie Fantastique

2/29

Grand Teton Music Festival Orchestra
Donald Runnicles, conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Jean Sibelius:  Finlandia
Dmitri Shostakovich:  Symphony No. 1, Op. 10
Sergei Rachmaninov:  Piano Concerto No. 3

3/7

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Lang Lang, piano

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky:  Piano Concerto No. 1
Carl Nielsen:  Symphony No. 4 "The Inextinguishable"

3/14

Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Roberto Abbado, conductor
Emanuele Arciuli, piano

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Symphony No. 8
Nicola Campogrande:  Urban Gardens
Ludwig van Beethoven:  Symphony No. 7

3/21

National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Leonard Slatkin, conductor
Sayaka Shoji, violin;  Danjulo Ishizaka, cello;  Camilla Tilling, soprano

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Overture to Coriolan, Op. 62
Johannes Brahms:  Double Concerto, Op. 102
Gustav Mahler:  Symphony No. 4

3/28

Houston Symphony Orchestra
Christian Eschenbach, conductor

Gustav Mahler:  Symphony No. 8