Classical 91.5

March 2017 Shanghai Symphony listings

Feb 23, 2017

Long Yu conducting the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
Credit http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2009/11/11/shanghai-symphony-conductor-long-yu-talks-music-and-whiskey/

3/1        Grieg: Piano Concerto Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique Scriabin: The Poem of Ecstasy J.S. Bach: Contrapunctus 14 (Alice Sara Ott, p; Osmo Vänskä and Kristjan Järvi, cond) 

3/8        Li Huanzhi: Spring Festival Overture Zhao Lin: Duo Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.4 (Yo-Yo Ma, c; Wu Tong, sheng; Maya Kishima , v; Daniele Gatti, Long Yu and Chen Xieyang, cond)

3/15      Szymanowski: Violin Concerto No.1 Zhu Jian’er: Symphony No.1 Mozart: Exsultate, jubilate Chausson: Poeme (Guillaume Molko, v; Wenmeng Gu, s; Mayu Kishima, v; Yang Yang, Zhang Guoyong, and David Stern, cond)

3/22      Sibelius: Finlandia Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto Ravel: Mother Goose Suite Stravinsky: The Firebird Suite Mozart: Symphony No. 40 Verdi: Dance Music from Otello (Christian Tetzlaff, v; Paavo Järvi, Sir Neville Marriner, and Daniele Gatti, cond)

3/29      Corigliano: One Sweet Morning Rachmaninoff: The Isle of the Dead Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini Mozart: Serenade Debussy/Heidenreich: Golliwog's Cakewalk from Children’s Corner (Sasha Cooke, ms; Shui Lan, cond)