Classical 91.5

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Thursdays, 8 to 10 pm on WXXI-FM 91.5, WXXY 90.3, WXXI-FM/HD 91.5-1, WITH-FM/HD 90.1-2 and online at wxxi.org
  • Hosted by Lisa Simeone

Produced by Marty Ronish and hosted by Lisa Simeone, this weekly, two-hour series offers a unique format of engaging and lively content, including produced segments created to provide deeper insight into the music and programmatic themes found within the CSO’s concert season; interviews with CSO musicians, guest artists, and composers; and an exploration of the stories found within the CSO’s rich heritage of recordings and the Orchestra’s illustrious history in Chicago.

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Join the Chicago Symphony Orchestra this month, to hear selections from Wagner's epic Ring cycle, Beethoven's Symphony No. 7, a rebroadcast of Chicago Symphony Orchestra's 2015 Symphony Ball and more, on Classical 91.5.  See all.

9/1        Glanert: Brahms-Fantasie Brahms: Violin Concerto; Symphony No. 1 Barber: Overture to The School for Scandal (Renaud Capucon, v; Semyon Bychkov and Leonard Slatkin, cond)

August 2016 programs on The Chicago Symphony

Aug 27, 2016
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Join the Chicago Symphony Orchestra this month, to hear Yo-Yo-Ma play Shostakovich's Cello Concerto No. 1, Stravinsky's Elegy for JFK, and more. 

8/4        Beethoven: Overture to King Stephen Lutosławski: Symphony No. 3 Salonen: Foreign Bodies Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1 Janáček: Sinfonietta (Yo-Yo-Ma, c; Esa-Pekka Salonen, cond)