Chicago Symphony Orchestra Retrospective

Mondays at 7 p.m.
  • Hosted by Lisa Simeone

Produced by Jesse McQuarters and hosted by Lisa Simeone, this weekly, two-hour series offers a unique format of engaging and lively content, including produced segments created to provide deeper insight into the music and programmatic themes found within the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s concert season; interviews with CSO musicians, guest artists, and composers; and an exploration of the stories found within the CSO’s rich heritage of recordings and the Orchestra’s illustrious history in Chicago.

Aug  6    
MOZART: Adagio in b; Piano Concerto No. 19 in F; Ein Kleine Nachtmusik
SCHUBERT: Piano Quintet in A
WILLIAMS: The Southern Delegation and The Dream from Lincoln
Aug 13    
WAGNER: Prelude to Act 1 of Lohengrin; Prelude to Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde
RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 2 in c
GRIEG: To Spring from Lyric Pieces
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5 in e
Aug 20    
BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto in D
BRAHMS: Serenade No. 1 in D
PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 1 in D
Aug 27    
BERNSTEIN: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
MOZART: Bassoon Concerto in B-Flat
BARTOK: Concerto for Orchestra