December 2015 listings for APM SymphonyCast

December 2015 listings for APM SymphonyCast

Fridays at 8:00 p.m.

Hear Debussy's Jeux, an orchestral work originally intended for a ballet about two girls and a man playing tennis. Hear it on Dec. 4th.

ffHaitink led the orchestra, with piano soloist Murray Perahia, in performances of Schumann’s Piano Concerto and Brahms’s Fourth Symphony - See more at:

This month we hear Tsontakis' recently premiered Coraggio for String Orchestra, Debussy's final orchestral composition Jeux: Poeme danse, and John Adam's Shaker Loops.

12/4      Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales Ravel: Piano Concerto Debussy: Jeux: Poeme danse (New York Philharmonic; Alan Gilbert, cond)
12/11    Stravinsky: Danses concertantes for Chamber Orchestra Adams: Shaker Loops Beethoven: Symphony No. 4 (Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra)
12/18    Bach: Christmas Oratorio (Yetzabel Arias Fernandez, s; Tilman Lichdi, t; Klaus Mertens, bs; Marten Engeltjes, a; Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra and Chorus; Ton Koopman, cond)
12/25    Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1, Classical Tsontakis: Coraggio for String Orchestra Beethoven: Symphony No. 3, Eroica (Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra)