Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra
Tuesdays @ 8PM

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra is one of the country's most artistically vibrant and innovative orchestras. This tradition has been enjoyed by millions of radio listeners since 1971 – the country's longest continuous national broadcast series of any American orchestra. Hosted by Lori Skelton, the MSO's weekly programs include exclusive behind the scenes features and backstage musician commentary.

5/17

Andreas Delfs, conductor

Anna Christy and Heidi Grant Murphy, sopranos; Judith Forst, Susanne Mentzer and Janice Taylor, mezzo-sopranos; Robert Orth, baritone         
Milwaukee Symphony Women's Chorus and Children's Choir

Engelbert Humperdinck:  Hansel and Gretel

5/24

Edo de Waart, conductor
Augustin Hadelich, violin

Carl Nielsen:  Symphony No. 5, Op. 50
Ludwig van Beethoven:  Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61

5/31

Edo de Waart, conductor
Margaret Butler, English horn
Matthew Ernst, trumpet
Phillipe Quint, violin

Aaron Copland:  Quiet City
Leonard Bernstein:  Serenade after Plato's Symposium
John Adams:  Harmonielehre

6/7

Ken-David Masur, conductor

Modest Mussorgsky (orchestrated by Sergei Gorchakov):  Pictures at an Exhibition
Johannes Brahms:  Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73

6/14

Ken-David Masur, conductor

Daniel Kidane:  Towards Resolution
Henry Purcell:  Fantasia upon One Note in F Major, Z. 745
Errki Salmenhaara:  Canzonetta
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson:  Generations: Sinfonietta No. 2
Ludwig van Beethoven:  Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92

Beginning on June 21, listen to the San Francisco Symphony on Tuesdays at 8pm on Discover Classical.