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.

12/8

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Benjamin Beilman, violin

Ludwig van Beethoven: Twelve Contredanses for Orchestra, WoO 14
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major "Turkish"
Witold Lutoslawski: Chain 2
Zoltan Kodaly: Dances of Galanta

12/15

Australian Chamber Orchestra
Choir of London
Richard Tognetti, conductor

Johann Sebastian Bach: Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248

12/22

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Leif Ove Andsnes, piano
Los Angeles Master Chorale

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 "Emperor"
John Adams: Harmonium
Ludwig van Beethoven: Choral Fantasy

12/29

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Jeremy Denk, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:  Piano Concerto No. 20
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 "Eroica"

1/5

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Vivane Hagner, violin

Franz Schreker: Scherzo for Strings
Ludwig van Beethoven: Romance for Violin and Orchestra No. 2
Henri Vieuxtemps: Violin Concerto No. 5 in a "Gretry"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K550

1/12

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Alisa Weilerstein, cello

Richard Wagner: Lohengrin Prelude to Act III
Edward Elgar: Cello Concerto in e, Op. 85
Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 8 in G, Op. 88

1/19

Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Mariss Jansons, conductor

Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 9, Op. 95 "From the New World"
Dmitri Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5, Op. 47
Joseph Haydn: Serenade

1/26

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Natasha Paremski, piano

Hannah Lash: Sound Investment
Frederic Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 21
Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 102