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MILWAUKEE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Broadcast Schedule – Fall 2017

Every Sunday from 3PM – 5PM

 

Sunday, Sept 24 

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-01

RELEASE:                              September 26, 2017

CONDUCTOR:                       Edo de Waart

SOLOIST:                               Rachel Willis-Sørenson, soprano

Emanuel Ax, piano

STRAUSS                               Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks, Opus 28

STRAUSS                               Four Last Songs

BRAHMS                               Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major for Piano and Orchestra, Opus 83

 

Sunday, Sept 31

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-02

RELEASE:                              October 3, 2017

CONDUCTOR:                       David Danzmayr

SOLOIST:                               Todd Levy, clarinet

TAUSKY                                 Coventry

FINZI                                      Concerto for Clarinet and Strings, Opus 31

ELGAR                                   Variations on an Original Theme, Opus 36 “Enigma Variations”

 

Sunday, Oct 1 

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-03

RELEASE:                              October 10, 2017

CONDUCTOR:                       Edo de Waart

SOLOIST:                               Christina Naughton, piano; Michelle Naughton, piano

STRAVINSKY                        Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1947 revision)

POULENC                              Concerto in D minor for Two Pianos and Orchestra

STRAVINSKY                        Concerto in D major for String Orchestra (1961 revision)

BEETHOVEN                         Symphony No. 4 in B-flat major, Opus 60

 

Sunday, Oct. 7

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-04

RELEASE:                              October 17, 2017

CONDUCTOR:                       JoAnn Falletta

SOLOIST:                               Zuill Bailey, cello

JOHN CORIGLIANO             Phantasmagoria on The Ghosts of Versailles

SAINT-SAENS                       Concerto No. 1 in A minor for Cello and Orchestra, Opus 33

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV          Scheherazade, Opus 35

 

Sunday, Oct. 14

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-05

RELEASE:                              October 24, 2017

CONDUCTOR:                       Carlos Kalmar

SOLOIST:                               Elina Vähälä, violin

BRITTEN                                Concerto No. 1 for Violin and Orchestra, Opus 15

SHOSTAKOVICH                  Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Opus 93

 

 Sunday, Oct. 21

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-06

RELEASE:                              October 31, 2017

CONDUCTOR:                       Asher Fisch (Schoenberg & Tchaikovsky Symphony);

Carlos Miguel Prieto (Tchaikovsky Concerto)

SOLOIST:                               Joyce Yang, piano

SCHOENBERG                      Chamber Symphony No. 1, Opus 9b

TCHAIKOVSKY                    Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor for Piano and Orchestra, Opus 23

TCHAIKOVSKY                    Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Opus 36

 

Sunday, Oct. 28

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-07

RELEASE:                              November 7, 2016

Conductor: Christoph Konig

SOLOIST:                               Yulia Van Doren, soprano;

Milwaukee Symphony Chorus

Cheryl Frazes Hill, chorus master

RESPIGHI                               Belfagor Overture

POULENC                              Gloria

SCHUMANN                          Symphony No. 4 in D minor, Opus 120

 

 

 Sunday, Nov. 4

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-08

RELEASE:                              November 14, 2017

CONDUCTOR:                       Edo de Waart

SOLOIST:                               Milwaukee Symphony Women’s Chorus

Robert Harris, acting chorus director

DEBUSSY                              Prélude à l’Après-midi d’un faune [Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun]

ESCHER                                 Musique pour l’esprit en deuil

HOLST                                   The Planets, Opus 32

 

Sunday, Nov. 11

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-09

RELEASE:                              November 21, 2017

CONDUCTOR:                       Edo de Waart (Mendelssohn & Mozart); Anu Tali (Rachmaninoff)

SOLOIST:                               Behzod Abduraimov, piano

MOZART                                Overture to Die Zauberflöte, K. 620 [The Magic Flute]1

MENDELSSOHN                   Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Opus 56, “Scottish”1

RACHMANINOFF                 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Opus 432

 

Sunday, Nov. 18

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-10

RELEASE:                              November 28, 2017

CONDUCTOR:                       Karina Canellakis

SOLOIST:                               Jeremy Denk, piano

MESSIAEN                            Hymne pour grand orchestre

MOZART                                Concerto No. 19 in F major for Piano and Orchestra, K. 459

FRANCK                                Le Chasseur maudit: Poëme Symphonique

BEETHOVEN                         Symphony No. 8 in F major, Opus 93

 

Sunday, Nov. 25

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-11

RELEASE:                              December 5, 2017

CONDUCTOR:                       Edo de Waart

SOLOIST:                               Ronald Brautigam, piano

MOZART                                Overture to Don Giovanni, K. 527

BEETHOVEN                         Concerto No. 4 in G major for Piano and Orchestra, Opus 58

ELGAR                                   Symphony No. 1 in A-flat major, opus 55

 

 Sunday, Dec. 2

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-12

RELEASE:                              December 12, 2017

CONDUCTOR:                       Edo de Waart

SOLOIST:                               Susan Babini, cello

BLOCH                                   Schelomo, Hebraic Rhapsody for Cello and Orchestra

BRUCKNER (Ed. NOWAK) Symphony No. 7 in E major

 

Sunday, Dec. 9

PROGRAM #:                        MSO 17-13

RELEASE:                              December 19, 2017

 

CONDUCTOR:                       Edo de Waart

SOLOIST:                               Sasha Cooke, mezzo soprano

Milwaukee Symphony Women’s Chorus

Robert Harris, acting chorus director

Voices of Eterna, Milwaukee Children’s Choir

Marco Melendez, artistic director & conductor

 

MAHLER                               Symphony No. 3 in D minor (1906 revision)