SUNDAY, JUNE 23RD
Harmonia, with Angela Mariani
We shine a light on the German conductor and violinist Reinhard Goebel, founder and director of the early music ensemble Musica Antiqua Köln from 1973 to 2007. We’ll also hear music from a recently-released CD by lutenist Hopkinson Smith.
Sunday Baroque, with Suzanne Bona
On this first Sunday of summer, Sunday Baroque will celebrate its arrival with baroque and early music written in tribute to the season when “. . . the living is easy.”
Spring for Music Festival
Leonard Slatkin conducts the Detroit Symphony in two symphonic poems by Sergei Rachmaninoff –Caprice bohémien and Isle of the Dead; plus Kurt Weill’s The Seven Deadly Sins and Maurice Ravel’s La Valse.
Sunday at the Symphony -- Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang is soloist in Sergei Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto #2; Gautier Capuçon is featured in *Henri Dutilleux’s cello concerto, Tout un monde Lointain (A Whole Distant World); and Charles Dutoit conducts Debussy’s Images and Ravel’s La Valse. (*NOTE: Dutilleux died May 22nd.)
Pittsburgh Symphony, with Jim Cunningham
Robert Page conducts the Orchestra and Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh in Sergei Rachmaninoff’s The Bells, Benjamin Britten’s Ceremony of Carols, and Francis Poulenc’s Gloria.