February 2013 programs on The Chicago Symphony

February 2013 programs on The Chicago Symphony

Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.
CSO Principal trumpeter Chris Martin, and conductor Jaap Van Zweden.



This month the Chicago Symphony orchestra presents the world premiere of Christopher Rouse's "Heimdall's Trumpet," performed by the splendid soloist for whom the work was written, CSO principal trumpet Christopher Martin. 

2/7        Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 Clyne: Prince of Clouds Stravinsky: Dumbarton Oaks Concerto Bach: Oboe d’amore Concerto Bach: Concerto for Two Violins Rameau: Suite from Les Boreádes (Scott Hostetler, ob; Jennifer Koh, Jaime Laredo, v; Harry Bicket, cond)

2/14      Shostakovich:  Festive Overture Rouse:  Heimdall’s Trumpet for Trumpet and Orchestra Tchaikovsky: Manfred Symphony Shostakovich: Chamber Symphony (Chris Martin, tr; Jaap Van Zweden, cond)

2/21      Stucky: Rhapsodies for Orchestra Mozart: Bassoon Concerto Mahler: Symphony No. 1 Schoenberg: Variations for Orchestra (David McGill, bn; Jaap van Zweden and Daniel Barenboim, cond)

2/28      Brahms: Violin Concerto Brahms: Symphony No. 2 Haydn: Symphony No. 89 (Pinchas Zukerman, v; Riccardo Muti, cond)