Classical 91.5

SymphonyCast

Fridays, 8 to 10pm on WXXI-FM 91.5, WXXY 90.3, WXXI-FM/HD 91.5-1, WITH-FM/HD 90.1-2 and online at classical915.org
  • Hosted by Alison Young

SymphonyCast is a two-hour weekly radio program featuring a full-length concert by a national or international symphony orchestra. Concerts are drawn from Europe's leading ensembles, along with U.S. orchestras, including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, The Philadelphia Orchestra, and The Cleveland Orchestra.

August 2017 SymphonyCast from the BBC Proms

Jul 29, 2017
Royal Albert Hall

  8/4        From the 2017 BBC Proms Sibelius: Violin Concerto Elgar: Symphony No.1 (Lisa Batiashvili, v; Staatskapelle Berlin; Daniel Barenboim, cond)

8/11      From the 2017 BBC Proms Shostakovich: October; Violin Concerto No.1 Sibelius: Symphony No. 2 (Nicola Benedetti, v; BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Thomas Sondergard, cond)

  BBC Proms is one of the world’s biggest classical music festivals, running this year from July 14th until September 9th. Starting July 28th, SymphonyCast (Fridays at 8pm on Classical 91.5) will broadcast performances from this year’s BBC Proms.

Is WXXI airing the 2017 BBC Proms? YES!!

Jul 7, 2017
What Hi-Fi?

Every year listeners write in or call asking if Classical 91.5 will be airing programs from the BBC Proms.  We are delighted to announce that 10 programs from the BBC Proms will be airing on SymphonyCast, Friday nights at 8:00 p.m. beginning July 28 and running through September 29.

This year's season includes performances by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, the Vienna Philharmonic, the Bournemouth Symphony, the Oslo Philharmonic, the Staatskapella Berlin, the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and more.

July 2017 SymphonyCast programs

Jun 29, 2017
Los Angeles Times

  7/7        Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3 Bach: Concerto for Two Violins Haydn: Sinfonia concertante in B-flat Schubert: Symphony No. 3 (Martin Chalifour, v; Nathan Cole, v; Ariana Ghez, ob; Whitney Crockett, bn; Robert deMaine, c; Los Angeles Philharmonic; Nicholas McGegan, cond)

7/14      Stravinsky: Fireworks Shoenfield: Four Parables for Piano and Orchestra Holst: The Planets (Natasha Paremski, p; Oregon Symphony; Carlos Kalmar, cond)

June 2017 SymphonyCast programs

May 27, 2017
Classical MPR

This month's SymphonyCast programs feature the Nashville Symphony, the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra and the Houston Symphony.

May 2017 APM SymphonyCast listings

Apr 29, 2017
http://www.renaudcapucon.com/

French violinist Renaud Capuçon performs with the Los Angeles Philharmonic.  Read his performance biography with the LA Phil here!

5/5        Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 Ginastera: Harp Concerto Paulus: Mass for a Sacred Place (Minnesota Orchestra and Chorale; Kathy Saltzman Romey, dir; Osmo Vänskä, cond)

April 2017 APM SymphonyCast listings

Apr 1, 2017
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4/7        Matthias Pintscher: towards Osiris Brahms: Violin Concerto Strauss: Don Juan Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks (Joshua Bell, v; Los Angeles Philharmonic; Gustavo Dudamel, cond)

4/14      Beethoven: Mass Messiaen: Couleurs de la Cite Celeste Beethoven: Fantasia (Spoleto Festival USA Orchestra; Westminster Choir; Charleston Symphony Orchestra Chorus; Joe Miller, cond)

March 2017 APM SymphonyCast listings

Feb 25, 2017
https://www.orsymphony.org/newsroom/artists_0809/pyc.aspx

3/6        Samuel Carl Adams: Radio Play Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra (Alexander Barantschik, v; Jonathan Vinocour, vla; San Francisco Symphony; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond)

3/13      Mahler: Symphony No. 3 (Susan Platts, ms; Oregon Symphony, Portland State University & Pacific Youth Choirs; Carlos Kalmar, cond)

February 2017 APM SymphonyCast programs

Jan 28, 2017
TV Tropes

2/3       Beethoven:  Piano Concerto No. 5, Emperor Shostakovich:  Symphony No. 5 (Emanuel Ax, p; Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra; Louis Langrée, cond)

2/10      Schumann: Piano Concerto Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2 (Daniil Trifonov, p; Houston Symphony; Andres Orozco-Estrada, cond)

2/17      Hannah Lash: Sound Investment Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 Haydn: Symphony No. 102 (Natasha Paremski, p; Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Jeffrey Kahane, cond)

January 2017 Highlights for APM SymphonyCast

Dec 31, 2016
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This month on American Public Media's SymphonyCast, we will hear performances by the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Pianist Jeremy Denk, and many more!

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