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: de Waart Conducts Mendelssohn

    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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