Classical 91.5

New York Philharmonic: January 2018

Jan 1, 2018

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It's an overture to an unfinished opera by the French composer Hector Berlioz, a theatrical work L’Histoire du soldat to be read, played and danced, and Mozart's Paris Symphony this month with the New York Philharmonic.

1/7          Berlioz: Overture to Les Francs-juges Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3, Organ (Kent Tritle, org; Sir Andrew Davis, cond)
1/14        Stravinsky:  Renard, L’Histoire du soldat (The Soldier’s Tale) (soloists; Valery Gergiev, cond)
1/21        Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 Bruckner: Symphony No. 7 (Kurt Masur, cond)

1/28        Mozart: Symphony No. 31, Paris Brahms: Symphony No. 4 (Antonio Pappano, cond)