MSO OnStage: Streaming Radio Series

 

Syndicated  by WFMT in Chicago


2017 BROADCAST SERIES PROGRAM INFORMATION

 

PROGRAM 1: emanuel Ax Plays Brahms

​Released September 26, 2017

Recorded September 23 + 24, 2016 
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Edo de Waart, conductor
Rachel Willis Sorenson, soprano
Emanuel Ax, piano

Strauss
Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks, Opus 28  

Strauss
Four Last Songs 

Brahms
Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major for Piano and Orchestra, Opus 83  

 

PROGRAM 2: Elgar's enigma

Released October 3, 2017

Recorded November 4 + 5, 2016 
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David Danzmayr, conductor
Todd Levy, clarinet

Tausky
Coventry  

Finzi
Concerto for Clarinet and Strings, Opus 31 

Elgar
Variations on an Original Theme, Opus 36 "Enigma Variations"  

 

PROGRAM 3: de waart conducts beethoven

Released October 10, 2017

Recorded November 19 + 20, 2016 
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Edo de Waart, conductor
Christina Naughton, piano
Michelle Naughton, piano

Stravinsky
Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1947 revision)  

Poulenc
Concerto in D minor for Two Pianos and Orchestra 

Stravinsky
Concerto in D major for String Orchestra (1961 revision) 

Beethoven
Symphony No. 4 in B-flat major, Opus 60  

 

PROGRAM 4: scheherazade

Released October 17, 2017

Recorded January 13 + 14, 2017 
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JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Zuill Bailey, cello

John Corigliano
Phantasmagoria on The Ghosts of Versailles  

Saint-Saens
Concerto No. 1 in A minor for Cello and Orchestra, Opus 33 

Rimsky-Korsakov
Scheherazade, Opus 35  

 

PROGRAM 5: Triumphant Shostakovich

Released October 24, 2017

Recorded January 21 + 22, 2017 
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Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Elina Vähälä, violin

Britten
Concerto No. 1 for Violin and Orchestra, Opus 15 

Shostakovich
Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Opus 93  

 

PROGRAM 6: TCHAIKOVSKY’S Fourth

Released October 31, 201

Recorded January 27 + 28, 2017
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Asher Fisch, conductor 

Schoenberg
Chamber Symphony No. 1, Opus 9b

Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Opus 361  
 

Recorded June 24 - 26, 2016
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Carlos Miguel Prieto, conductor
Joyce Yang, piano

Tchaikovsky
Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor for Piano and Orchestra, Opus 232

 

PROGRAM 7: Poulenc's Gloria

Released November 7, 2016

Recorded February 11 + 12, 2017 
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Christoph Konig, conductor
Yulia Van Doren, soprano
Milwaukee Symphony Chorus

Respighi
Belfagor Overture  

Poulenc
Gloria 

Schumann
Symphony No. 4 in D minor, Opus 120  

 

PROGRAM 8: The Planets

Released November 14, 2017

Recorded February 24 - 26, 2017 
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Edo de Waart, conductor
Milwaukee Symphony Women's Chorus

Debussy
Prélude à l'Après-midi d'un faune [Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun]  

Escher
Musique pour l'esprit en deuil  

Holst
The Planets, Opus 32  

 

PROGRAM 9: Beethoven Triple Concerto

Released November 21, 2017

Recorded March 3 + 4, 2017
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Edo de Waart, conductor 

Mozart
Overture to Die Zauberflöte, K. 620 [The Magic Flute]   

Mendelssohn
Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Opus 56, "Scottish"


Recorded April 21 - 23, 2017 
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Anu Tali, conductor
Behzod Abduraimov, piano

Rachmaninoff
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Opus 43   

 

PROGRAM 10: Jeremy Denk Plays Mozart

Released November 28, 2017

Recorded March 10 + 11, 2017 
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Karina Canellakis, conductor
Jeremy Denk, piano

Messiaen
Hymne pour grand orchestre  

Mozart
Concerto No. 19 in F major for Piano and Orchestra, K. 459 

Franck
Le Chasseur maudit: Poëme Symphonique  

Beethoven
Symphony No. 8 in F major, Opus 93  

 

PROGRAM 11: Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4

Released December 5, 2017

Recorded May 12 + 13, 2017 
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Edo de Waart, conductor
Ronald Brautigam, piano

Mozart
Overture to Don Giovanni, K. 527  

Beethoven
Concerto No. 4 in G major for Piano and Orchestra, Opus 58 

Elgar
Symphony No. 1 in A-flat major, opus 55  

 

PROGRAM 12: Majestic Bruckner

Released December 12, 2017

Recorded May 19 + 20, 2017 
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Edo de Waart, conductor
Susan Babini, cello

Bloch
Schelomo, Hebraic Rhapsody for Cello and Orchestra  

Bruckner (Ed. Nowak)
Symphony No. 7 in E major

 

PROGRAM 13: Mahler Symphony No. 3

Released December 19, 2017

Recorded May 26 - 28, 2017 
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Edo de Waart, conductor
Sasha Cooke, mezzo soprano
Milwaukee Symphony Women's Chorus
Milwaukee Children’s Chorus

Mahler
Symphony No. 3 in D minor (1906 revision)  

 

ABOUT THE SERIES

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s 13-week Broadcast Series launches its 47th season in 2017, making this annual program the longest continuous national broadcast series of any American orchestra. Produced by WFMT in Chicago, the series reaches over 3.8 million listeners each year through more than 183 subscriber stations across the country, in 32 states including 38 of the top 100 national markets.

 

Listeners throughout Milwaukee can experience the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra every Sunday between 3pm and 5pm on 91.7 WMSE and streamed live at www.wmse.org. The station broadcasts both the Orchestra's national series and selections on the WMSE program "The Modern Chamber."


WMSE MSO Broadcast Schedule

WPR CARRIER STATIONS:

The series offers exposure to the MSO for fans outside of Milwaukee, with many stations also offering live streaming over the internet. Listeners throughout the state of Wisconsin can tune in to hear the MSO on the following local WPR stations:

Ashland/Bayfield (WHSA-FM)
Brule/Superior (WHSA-FM)
Eau Claire (WUEC-FM)
Elkhorn (WGTD-FM)
Green Bay (WPNE-FM)
Kenosha (WGTD-FM)
La Crosse (WLSU-FM)
Lake Geneva (WGTD-FM)
Madison (WERN-FM)
Menomonie (WVSS-FM)
Platteville (WSSW-FM)
Sister Bay (WHND-FM)
Wausau/Stevens Point (WHRM-FM)

 

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