March 2013 programs on The Chicago Symphony

March 2013 programs on The Chicago Symphony

Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.
The original film soundtrack.


Although it did not win an Oscar, The Chicago Symphony Orchestra is featured on the soundtrack of the film Lincoln, from DreamWorks Pictures and Twentieth Century Fox, in association with Participant Media, and directed by Steven Spielberg. The CSO, along with Members of the Chicago Symphony Chorus, recorded renowned composer John Williams' original score at Orchestra Hall in Chicago in May 2012, under Williams' baton.  But here's what's coming up for March on the Chicago Symphony's radio broadcast season.

3/7        Beethoven:  Leonore Overture No. 3, Symphony No. 3, Eroica, Symphony No. 6, Pastoral (Edo de Waart and Bernard Haitink, conductor)

3/14      Mozart: Symphony No. 41, Jupiter Brahms: Symphony No. 4 (Edo de Waart, cond) Mozart: Piano Concerto (Daniel Barenboim, piano and conductor)

3/21      Mahler: Blumine Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3 Brahms/Schoenberg: Piano Quartet No. 1 Mozart: Flute Concerto No. 1 (Jeremy Denk, p; Mathieu Dufour, f; Daniel Barenboim, cond)

3/28      Berlioz: Overture to Benvenuto Cellini Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 5, Reformation Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 Wagner: Overture to Rienzi Bizet: L’Arlesienne Suite No. 2 (Emanuel Ax, p; Mark Elder and Ludovic Morlot, cond)