While we can't be together at a concert for now, our dedication to bring you wonderful music remains! Welcome to Milwaukee Symphony Musical Journeys. Hosted by Music Director Ken-David Masur and featuring interviews with Milwaukee Symphony musicians, these recordings are hand-curated by Maestro Masur from the orchestra’s extensive audio archive. Check back every Friday for a new episode to enjoy.

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Jessica Jens, Executive Director of Riveredge Nature Center, special guest

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Recorded June 7 + 8, 2019
Matthias Pintscher, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

La mer (Begins at 12:11)

  1. De l'aube à midi sur la mer [From Dawn to Noon on the Sea]
  2. Jeux des vagues [Play of the Waves]
  3. Dialogue du vent et de la mer [Dialogue of Wind and Sea]

Recorded October 10 – 12, 2014
Robert Spano, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Jennifer Higdon
‘river sings a song to trees’ from City Scape (Begins at 44:05)

Recorded November 16 – 18, 2018
Jader Bignamini, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Pini di Roma [Pines of Rome] (Begins at 1:12:55)

  1. The Pines of the Villa Borghese
  2. Pines near a Catacomb
  3. The Pines of the Janiculum
  4. The Pines of the Appian Way

Episode 10 of Musical Journeys is sponsored by: