SymphonyCast on WUOT

Wednesdays from 8-10 p.m.
Allison Young

SymphonyCast, from American Public Media, is a two-hour weekly program featuring a full-length concert by a major symphony. Material is drawn from Europe's premier symphony orchestras, along with U.S. orchestras such as the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Philadelphia Orchestra and the Cleveland Orchestra. Alison Young hosts.

JULY 2014:

July 7, 2014 
Los Angeles Philharmonic 
Charles Dutoit, conductor 
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano 
 BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 5 “Emperor” 
RAVEL: Daphne and Chloe 

 July 14, 2014 
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra 
Matthew Halls, conductor 
Margaret Batjer, violin Andrew Shulman, cello 
Allan Vogel, oboe Kenneth Munday, bassoon 
 MOZART: Ballet Music from Idomeneo, K367
HAYDN: Sinfonia concertante in B-flat major 
AARON JAY KERNIS: Musica Celestis
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 1 in C major 

 July 21, 2014 
Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
James Feddeck, conductor 
Jaime Laredo, violin Jennifer Koh, violin 
 MENDELSSOHN: “The Fair Melusina” Overture 
ANNA CLYNE: Prince of Clouds 
BACH: Concerto in d for Two Violins, BWV 1043 
SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 3 in D

 July 28, 2014
From the 2014 BBC PromsChina Philharmonic Orchestra
Long Yu, conductor
Hoachen Zhang, piano Alison Balsom, trumpet
 ELGAR: Military March, “Pomp and Circumstance” Op. 39.4
TCHAIKOVSKY: Fantasy-Overture “Romeo and Juliet”LISZT: Piano Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major
QIGANG CHEN: Joie eternelle
MUSSORGSKY (arr. Ravel): Pictures at an  Exhibition


JUNE 2014:

June 4 (airs at 9 p.m. tonight)

The Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Music Director and Conductor
Johannes Moser, Cello 
R. STRAUSS Metamorphosen
SHOSTAKOVICH Cello Concerto No. 1
BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 3, "Eroica"

June 11 
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, Conductor
MOZART: Symphony No. 28 in C Major, K. 200
STAUD: On Comparative Meteorology
BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 6 in A Major

June 18
Houston Symphony Orchestra
Christian Eschenbach, conductor
MAHLER: Symphony No. 8

June 25
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Louis Langree, conductor
Eighth blackbird
HIGDON: On a Wire
COPLAND: A Lincoln Portrait, narrated by Maya Angelou
BEETHOVEN:  Symphony No. 5

MAY 2014:

May 7 (airs at 9 p.m. tonight)
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Mariss Jansons, conductor; Gil Shaham, violin
BERG: Violin Concerto (“To the Memory of    an Angel”)
BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 9

May 14
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Bernard Haitink, Conductor
Murray Perahia, Piano
PURCELL / STEVEN STUCKY Funeral Music for Queen Mary
SCHUMANN Piano Concerto
BRAHMS Symphony No. 4

May 21
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Ivan Fischer, conductor
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 6
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7

May 28
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Simone Young, conductor
Alexandre Tharaud, piano
Mattias Wager, organ
DEBUSSY: Prelude a l’apres-midi d’un faune
RAVEL: Piano Concerto in G
SAINT-SAENS: Symphony No. 3