July 2015 listings for APM SymphonyCast

July 2015 listings for APM SymphonyCast

Fridays at 8:00 p.m.

Members of the Minnesota Orchestra group pose for a group photo in front of their plane upon arrival at Jose Marti International Airport in Havana, Cuba.

ffHaitink led the orchestra, with piano soloist Murray Perahia, in performances of Schumann’s Piano Concerto and Brahms’s Fourth Symphony - See more at: http://bostonclassicalreview.com/2014/02/haitink-and-perahia-dispatch-a-dispassionate-evening-with-bso/#sthash.ozB3Ne1X.dpufTTasfd

This month we hear an encore performance of the Minnesota Orchestra's concert in Cuba (7/17), and we visit the BBC Proms (7/31).  It's a big month on APM SymphonyCast, Friday evenings at 8:00 p.m.

7/3       Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 Bach/Webern: Ricercar Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3 Bach/Stokowski: Toccata and Fugue (Yefim Bronfman, p; Los Angeles Philharmonic; Gustavo Dudamel, cond)
7/10      Beethoven: Egmont Overture, Choral Fantasy, Symphony No. 3, Eroica (Frank Fernandez, p; Cuban National Choir, Coro Vocal Leo; Minnesota Orchestra; Osmo Vanska, cond)

7/17      Historic performance from Cuba  Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet Suite (Minnesota Orchestra; Osmo Vanska, cond)

7/24      Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2 Strauss: Ein Heldenleben (Andrew Watts, p; Houston Symphony; Andrew Orozco Estrada, cond)

7/31      From the BBC Proms Nielsen: Maskarade Overture Gary Carpenter: Dadaville Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20 Sibelius: Belshazzar’s Feast suite Walton: Belshazzar’s Feast (Lars Vogt, p; Christopher Maltman, bs-bar; BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus; BBC Singers; BBC National Chorus of Wales; Sakari Oramo, cond)