Stephanie Jeong, the CSO’s associate concertmaster, and Kenneth Olsen, the assistant principal cello of the CSO, tackle Brahms' monumental Double Concerto on the 9/24 broadcast. The two refer to it as "a technical behemoth for both soloists" in this interview with Lawrence B. Johnson of Chicago on the Aisle.
9/3 Bach/Webern: Ricercar No. 2 from The Musical Offering Berg: Violin Concerto Schubert: Symphony No. 9, Great (Arabella Steinbacher, v; Manfred Honeck, cond)
9/10 Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 Brahms: Symphony No. 2 (Bertrand Chamayou, p; Herbert Blomstedt, cond)
9/17 Verdi: Messa da Requiem (Vittoria Yeo, s; Daniela Barcellona, ms; Piotr Beczala, t; Dmitry Belosselskiy, bs; Chicago Symphony Chorus; Duain Wolfe, dir; Riccardo Muti, cond)
9/24 Wagner: Overture to The Flying Dutchman Brahms: Concerto for Violin and Cello, Double
Schumann: Symphony No. 3, Rhenish (Stephanie Jeong, v; Kenneth Olsen, c; Riccardo Muti, cond)