Chicago Symphony Orchestra http://ktep.org en October 7, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/october-7-2013 <p>Riccardo&nbsp;Muti conducts the 2012-13 opening weekend<br><strong>Dvorak</strong>: Symphony No. 5 in f Major, Op. 76<br><strong>Martucci</strong>: <em>Notturno</em><br><strong>Respighi</strong>: <em>Feste&nbsp;romana</em><br><strong>Mendelssohn</strong>: Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90, <em>Italian&nbsp;</em></p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20618 at http://ktep.org September 30, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/september-30-2013 <p>Riccardo Muti conducts Bruckner&nbsp;6<br><strong>Paganini</strong>: Violin Concerto No. 1 in D Major, Op. 6 (Robert Chen, violin)<br><strong>Bruckner</strong>: Symphony No. 6 in A Major<br><strong>Mozart</strong>: Symphony No. 25 &nbsp;in G Minor, K. 183</p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20616 at http://ktep.org September 23, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/september-23-2013 <p>Juanjo&nbsp;Mena conducts works inspired by rivers, as part of the Rivers Festival<br><strong>Smetana</strong>: <em>The Moldau</em> from <em>Ma vlast</em><br><strong>Takemitsu</strong>: <em>riverrun </em>(Peter Serkin, piano)<br><strong>Villa-Lobos</strong>: <em>Amazonas</em><br><strong>Beethoven</strong>: Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68, Pastoral<br><strong>Schmitt</strong>: <em>La tragedie&nbsp;de Salome</em> (Alain Altinoglu, conductor)&nbsp;</p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20615 at http://ktep.org September 16, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/september-16-2013 <p>Mei-Ann conducts during the Rivers Festival<br><strong>Mendelssohn</strong>: The <em>Fair Melusina</em> Overture<br><strong>Price</strong>: <em>Mississippi River</em><br><strong>Rimsky-Kosakov</strong>: <em>Scheherazade</em> (Robert Chen, violin)<br><strong>Chopin</strong>: Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 11 (Lang Lang, piano; Rafel Fruhbeck de Burgos, conductor)</p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20614 at http://ktep.org September 9, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/september-9-2013 <p>Sir Mark Elder conducts a Berlioz/Shakespeare concert<br><strong>Berlioz</strong>: <em>Le Corsaire&nbsp;</em>Overture<br><strong>Berlioz</strong>: <em>Queen Mab Scherzo</em>; <em>Romeo at the Tomb of the Capulets </em>from <em>Romeo and Juliet</em><br><strong>Berlioz</strong>: <em>Harold in Italy</em> (Lawrence Power, viola)<br><strong>Berlioz</strong>: <em>Nuits&nbsp;d'ete</em> (Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano; Pierre Boulez, conductor)</p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20613 at http://ktep.org September 2, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/september-2-2013 <p>Kirill Petrenko makes his CSO debut in an all-Russian program<br><strong>Mussorgsky</strong>: <em>Dawn on the Moscow River</em> and <em>Dance of the Persian Maidens </em>from <em>Khovanshchina</em><br><strong>Shostakovich</strong>: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 35 (Mar-Andre Hamelin, piano Christopher Martin, trumpet)<br><strong>Rachmaninov</strong>: Symphony No. 3 in A Minor, Op. 44<br><strong>Shostakovich</strong>: Symphony No. 1 (Andrey Boreyko, conductor)&nbsp;</p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20612 at http://ktep.org August 26, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/august-26-2013 <p>Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado makes his CSO&nbsp;debut<br><strong>Ravel:</strong> <em>Le tombeau de Couperin</em><br><strong>Debussy</strong>:<em> La boite a joujoux</em><br><strong>Ravel</strong>: <em>Pavane pour une infante defunte</em><br><strong>Falla</strong>: <em>El amor brujo</em> (Marina Heredia, flamenco vocals)<br><strong>Ravel</strong>: <em>Rapsodie Espagnola&nbsp;</em>(2-piano version) (Katia and Mariel LeBeque, piano; Seymon Bychkov, conductor)<br><strong>Chabrier</strong>: <em>Espana</em> (Alain Altinoglu, conductor)&nbsp;</p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20611 at http://ktep.org August 19, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/august-19-2013 <p>Riccardo Muti conducts Beethoven and Schubert<br><strong>Vivaldi</strong>: Concerto for Strings in A Major, R. 158<br><strong>Mozart</strong>: Symphony No. 38 in D Major, K. 504,<em> Prague</em><br><strong>Beethoven</strong>: Symphony No. 4 in B-Flat Major, Op. 60<br><strong>Schubert</strong>: Symphony No. 3 in D Major, D. 200 Excerpt from <em>Lincoln</em> soundtrack&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 13 Aug 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20610 at http://ktep.org August 12, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/august-12-2013 <p>Riccardo&nbsp;Muti conducts Scubert and a world premiere by Mead Composer-in-Residence Anna Clyne<br><strong>Schubert</strong>: <em>Entr'acte</em> No. 3 from <em>Rosamunde</em><br><strong>Clyne</strong>: <em>Night Ferry </em>(CSO Commission, World Premiere)<br><strong>Schubert</strong>: Symphony No. 9 in C Major, D. 994, <em>Great</em><br><strong>Falla</strong>: Suite No. 2 from <em>The Three-Cornered Hat</em><br><strong>Ravel</strong>: <em>Rapsodie Espagnole</em></p> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20607 at http://ktep.org August 5, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/august-5-2013 <p>Carlos Miguel Prieto&nbsp;conducts and Yo-Yo&nbsp;Ma plays Dvorak<br><strong>Moncayo</strong>: <em>Huapango</em><br><strong>Beethoven</strong>: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 36<br><strong>Dvorak</strong>: Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104 (Yo-Yo&nbsp;Ma, cello)<br><strong>Bloch</strong>: <em>Schelomo</em> (Yo-Yo Ma, cello, Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor)</p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20368 at http://ktep.org July 29, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/july-29-2013 <p>Sakari Oramo conducts Nielsen 5<br><strong>Dean</strong>: <em>Ampitheatre</em><br><strong>Prokofiev</strong>: Piano Concerto No. 3 (Yuja Wang)<br><strong>Nielsen</strong>: Symphony No. 5<br><strong>Brahms</strong>: Serenade No. 2 in A Major, Op. 16 (Lorin&nbsp;Maazel, conductor)&nbsp;</p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20367 at http://ktep.org July 22, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/july-22-2013 <p>Tughan&nbsp;Sokhiev makes his CSO&nbsp;debut<br><strong>Borodin</strong>: <em>In the Steppes of Central Asia</em><br><strong>Khachaturian</strong>: Flute Concerto (Mathieu Dufour, flute)<br><strong>Tchaikovsky</strong>: Symphony No. 4 in F &nbsp;Minor, Op. 36<br><strong>Mussorgsky/orch. Shostakovich</strong>: <em>Songs and Dances of Death</em> (from CD) (Sergei Aleksakshin, bass; Sir Georg Stoli, conductor)&nbsp;<br>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20366 at http://ktep.org July 15, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/july-15-2013 <p>Finnish conductor Sussanna&nbsp;Malkki makes her CSO debut<br><strong>Ives:</strong> <em>The Unanswered Question</em><br><strong>Musgrave:</strong> <em>Autumn Sonata</em><br><strong>Ives:</strong> <em>Three Places in New England</em><br><strong>Strauss:</strong> <em>Also Sprach Zarathustra</em><br><strong>Bernstein:</strong> Serenade (after <em>Plato's Symposium</em>) (Vadim&nbsp;Gluzman, violin; Paavo Jarvi, conductor)</p> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 07:00:00 +0000 20364 at http://ktep.org July 8, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/july-8-2013 <p></p><p>Semyon Bychkov and the Labeques<br><strong>Poulenc:&nbsp;</strong>Concerto for 2 Pianos in D Minor (Katya and Marielle Labeque, piano)<br><strong>Strauss:&nbsp;</strong><em>Ein Heldenleben</em>, Op. 40<br><strong>Brahms:&nbsp;</strong>Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 78 (David Robertson, conductor)</p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 07:00:00 +0000 14737 at http://ktep.org July 1, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/july-1-2013 <p></p><p>Riccardo Muti conducts <em>Carmina Burana</em><br><strong>Smirnov: </strong><em>Space Odyssey</em> <strong>(World Premiere)<br>Schubert:&nbsp;</strong>Symphony No. 3 in D Major, D. 200<br><strong>Orff:&nbsp;</strong><em>Carmina Burana </em>(Maria Grazia Schiavo, soprano; Max Emanuel Cencic, countertenor; Stéphane Degout, baritone)<br><strong>Haydn:&nbsp;</strong>Symphony No. 39 in G Minor</p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 07:00:00 +0000 14736 at http://ktep.org June 24, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/june-24-2013 <p></p><p>Charles Dutoit conducts Debussy<br><strong>Debussy:&nbsp;</strong><em>Images</em><br><strong>Dutilleux:&nbsp;</strong><em>Tout un monde Lointain&nbsp;</em>(Gautier Capuçon, cello)<br><strong>Ravel:&nbsp;</strong><em>La Valse</em><br><strong>Prokofiev:</strong> Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 16 (Yuja Wang, piano)</p><p></p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 07:00:00 +0000 14735 at http://ktep.org June 17, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/june-17-2013 <p><span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; line-height: normal; ">Mitsuko </span>Uchida<span style="font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; line-height: normal; "> conducts Mozart from the keyboard</span><br><strong style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; line-height: normal; ">Stravinsky:</strong><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman', serif; font-size: 12pt; line-height: normal; "> Concerto in D Major for String Orchestra</span> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 07:00:00 +0000 14734 at http://ktep.org June 10, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/june-10-2013 <p></p><p>Sir Mark Elder conducts a Shakespeare program<br><strong>Delius:&nbsp;</strong><em>The Walk to the Paradise Garden</em><br><strong>Elgar:&nbsp;</strong><em>Falstaff</em>, Symphonic Study in C Minor, Op. 68<br><strong>Rimsky-Korsakov:&nbsp;</strong><em>Tale of the Invisible City of Kitezh</em><br><strong>Tchaikovsky:&nbsp;</strong><em>Romeo and Juliet</em><br><strong>Bernstein:&nbsp;</strong>Symphonic Dances from <em>West Side Story</em> (Robert Spano, conductor)</p><p></p> Tue, 04 Jun 2013 07:00:00 +0000 14733 at http://ktep.org June 3, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/june-3-2013 <p></p><p>Asher Fisch conducts Wagner and Schoenberg<br><strong>Wagner:&nbsp;</strong><em>Siegfried Idyll</em><br><strong>Schoenberg:&nbsp;</strong>Violin Concerto, Op. 36 (Michael Barenboim, violin)<br><strong>Mahler:&nbsp;</strong>Adagio from Symphony No. 10<br><strong>Wagner: </strong>Prelude to <em>Parsifal</em><br><strong>Bach/Koopman:&nbsp;</strong>Concerto in C Major from BWV 1064 (Robert Chen, violin; Mathieu Dufour, flute; Eugene Izotov, oboe, William Buchman, bassoon)</p><p></p> Tue, 28 May 2013 07:00:00 +0000 14732 at http://ktep.org May 27, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/may-27-2013 <p></p><p>Manfred Honeck and pianist Till Fellner&nbsp;<br><strong>Strauss:</strong>&nbsp;Overture to <em>Die Fledermaus</em><br><strong>Beethoven:&nbsp;</strong>Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15 (Till Fellner, piano)<br><strong>Dvorak:</strong>&nbsp;Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Op. 88<br><strong>Haydn:&nbsp;</strong><em>Sinfonia Concertante</em> in B-Flat Major (Eugene Izotov, oboe; David McGill, bassoon; Robert Chen, violin; John Sharp; cello; Bernard Haitink, conductor)<br><strong>Beethoven:</strong>&nbsp;Overture to <em>Fidelio, </em>Op. 72b</p> Tue, 21 May 2013 07:00:00 +0000 14731 at http://ktep.org May 20, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/may-20-2013 <p></p><p>Riccardo Muti conducts a Mason Bates premiere<br><strong>Honegger:</strong>&nbsp;<em>Pacific 231</em><br><strong>Bates:&nbsp;</strong><em>Alternative Energy</em> <strong>(CSO Commission, World Premiere)<br>Franck: </strong>Symphony in D Minor<br><strong>Mozart: </strong>Symphony No. 35 in D Major, K. 385<br><strong>Mozart:</strong> Divertimento in F Major, K. 138</p> Tue, 14 May 2013 07:00:00 +0000 14730 at http://ktep.org May 13, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/may-13-2013 <p></p><p>Bronfman Plays Bartók; Christian Macelaru conducts<br><strong>Debussy:&nbsp;</strong><em>Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun</em><br><strong>Bartók: </strong>Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Major (Yefim Bronfman, piano)<br><strong>Bartók:</strong> Divertimento for String Orchestra<br><strong>Stravinsky:</strong>&nbsp;<em>The Song of a Nightingale</em><br><strong>Haydn: </strong>Symphony No. 6 in D Major, <em>Le Matin</em> (Ton Koopman, conductor)</p> Tue, 07 May 2013 07:00:00 +0000 14729 at http://ktep.org May 6, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/may-6-2013 <p></p><p>Salonen conducts Sibelius<br><strong>Sibelius:&nbsp;</strong><em>Pohjola’s Daughter</em><br><strong>Sibelius: </strong>Symphony No. 7 in C Major, Op. 105<br><strong>Lutoslawski: </strong>Cello Concerto (Yo-Yo Ma, cello)<br><strong>Tchaikovsky:&nbsp;</strong><em>Francesca da Rimini</em><br><strong>Haydn: </strong>Cello Concerto No. 2 in D Major: I and III (Yo-Yo Ma, cello; Ton Koopman, conductor)</p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 07:00:00 +0000 14728 at http://ktep.org April 29, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/april-29-2013 <p></p><p>Trevor Pinnock conducts two triple concertos<br><strong>Debussy:</strong>&nbsp;<em>Marche Ecosaisse</em><br><strong>Beethoven:</strong> Concerto for Violin, Cello, and Piano in C Major, Op. 56 (Stefan Jackiw, violin; Paul Gomziakov, cello; Kristian Bezuidenhout, piano)<br><strong>Mendelssohn:</strong> Symphony No. 3 in A Minor, Op. 56, <em>Scottish</em><br><strong>Mozart:</strong> Concerto for Three Pianos in F Major, K. 242 (Trevor Pinnock, Kristian Bezuidenhout, Benjamin Hochman, pianos)</p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 07:00:00 +0000 14727 at http://ktep.org April 22, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/april-22-2013 <p></p><p>Emanuel Ax plays Beethoven <em>Emperor</em><br><strong>Hindemith:&nbsp;</strong><em>Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber</em><br><strong>Beethoven: </strong>Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-Flat Major, Op. 73 <em>Emperor</em> (Emanuel Ax, piano)<br><strong>Rachmaninov: </strong>Symphonic Dances, Op. 45<br><strong>Beethoven:</strong>&nbsp;<em>Consecration of the House, </em>Op. 124</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 07:00:00 +0000 14726 at http://ktep.org April 15, 2015 http://ktep.org/post/april-15-2015 <p></p><p>Salonen conducts <em>Tristan and Isolde</em><br><strong>Wagner: </strong>Introduction to Act I &amp; II from <em>Tristan und Isolde</em><br><strong>Gabrieli: </strong>Excerpts from CSO Brass Live Album</p><p></p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 22:16:12 +0000 14723 at http://ktep.org April 8, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/april-8-2013 <p></p><p>Sir Mark Elder conducts Dvořák, Rachmaninov and Sibelius.<br><strong>Dvořák:&nbsp;</strong><em>Slavonic Dance</em>, Op. 72, No 3<br><strong>Dvořák</strong><strong>:&nbsp;</strong><em>The Water Goblin</em><br><strong>Rachmaninov: </strong>Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30 (Garrick Ohlsson, piano)<br><strong>Sibelius: </strong>Symphony No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 39</p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 22:12:21 +0000 14722 at http://ktep.org April 1, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/april-1-2013 <p></p><p>Sir Mark Elder conducts Dvořák, Rachmaninov and Sibelius<br><strong>Dvořák:</strong> Slavonic Dance, Op. 72, No 3<br><strong>Dvořák:</strong> <em>The Water Goblin</em><br><strong>Rachmaninov:</strong> Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30 (Garrick Ohlsson, piano)<br><strong>Sibelius: </strong>Symphony No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 39</p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 07:00:00 +0000 8479 at http://ktep.org March 25, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/march-25-2013 <p></p><p>Sir Mark Elder conducts an eclectic program from the Romantic era<br><strong>Berlioz: </strong>Overture to <em>Benvenuto Cellini</em><br><strong>Mendelssohn:</strong> Symphony No. 5 (<em>Reformation</em>)<br><strong>Chopin:</strong> Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Minor, Op. 21 (Emanuel Ax, piano)<br><strong>Wagner: </strong>Overture to <em>Rienzi</em><br><strong>Bizet:</strong> <em>L’Arlesienne Suite No. 2 </em>(Ludovic Morlot, conductor)</p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 07:00:00 +0000 8475 at http://ktep.org March 18, 2013 http://ktep.org/post/march-18-2013 <p></p><p>Michael Tilson Thomas conducts works of the Viennese masters<br><strong>Mahler</strong>: <em>Blumine</em><br><strong>Beethoven:</strong> Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 37 (Jeremy Denk, piano)<br><strong>Brahms: </strong>Piano Quartet No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 25 (orchestrated by Schoenberg)<br><strong>Mozart: </strong>Flute Concerto No. 1 in G Major, K. 313 (Mathieu Dufour, flute; Daniel Barenboim, conductor)</p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 07:00:00 +0000 8474 at http://ktep.org