National Endowment for the Arts

Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra: Artistic Samples

 

Sample 1
Title: Pictures at an Exhibition “The Great Gate of Kiev” by Modest Mussorgsky

  • Conducted by Ken-David Masur, featuring Sergei Babayan (Piano)
  • Performed 1/18/2020
  • Sample length 4:00

Sample 2
Title: Chichester Psalms, Movement 1 – Psalm 100 by Leonard Bernstein

  • Conducted by Jun Markl, featuring the MSO Chorus directed by Cheryl Frazes Hill
  • Performed 6/15/2018
  • Sample length: 3:33

 

Sample 3
Title: Radiant Circles by Augusta Read Thomas

  • Conducted by Ken-David Masur, featuring Todd Levy (Clarinet), Robert Levine (Viola), and the MSO Chorus directed by Cheryl Frazes Hill
  • Performed 5/16/2018
  • Sample length 3:52

Sample 4
Title: Symphony No 2 in D, Op. 73: Movement IV – Allegro con spirito by Johannes Brahms

  • Conducted by Ken-David Masur, featuring Todd Levy (Clarinet)
  • Performed 9/15/2018
  • Sample length: 4:00

 

 

Title: Video of Peer Gynt by Edvard Grieg & Henrik Ibsen (adapted by Bill Barclay & Ken-David Masur)

  • Boston Symphony Orchestra conducted by Ken-David Masur, Directed by Bill Barclay, featuring Caleb Mayo (Peer Gynt) and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus.
  • Performed on 10/19-24/2017 (only recorded performance)
  • Sample length 2:55