Classical 91.5

May 2017 broadcasts from your Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

May 18, 2017

May 1/July 31

Recorded November 3 & 5, 2016
Ward Stare, Conductor
Colin Currie, percussion

BARBER  Barber, "Medea's Meditation and Dance of Vengeance"
HIGDON  Percussion Concerto                        
COPLAND  Symphony No. 3                

May 8/August 7

Recorded January 12 & 14, 2017
Ward Stare, Conductor
James Ehnes, violin

BEETHOVEN  Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61
RAVEL  Valses nobles et sentimentales
STRAUSS  Rosenkavalier Suite, TrV 227, OP. 59: (1945)    

May 15/August 14  

Recorded January 26 & 28, 2017
Ward Stare, Conductor
Nicole Cabell, soprano  

GOLDENTHAL  Waltz and Agitato, “Pravda”                
RAVEL  Sheherazade                        
SHOSTAKOVICH  Symphony No. 5 in D minor, Op. 47            

Singers rehearsing for the Mozart Requiem with the RPO
Credit Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

May 22/August 21

Recorded February 2 & 4, 2017
Ward Stare, Conductor
Eastman-Rochester Chorus – William Weinert, Director
Kathryn Lewek, soprano, Renee Tatum, mezzo soprano, Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor, Raymond Aceto, bass
HOVHANESS  Prelude and Quadruple Fugue            
STRAVINSKY  Symphony in Three Movements            
MOZART  Requiem (Sussmayer Edition)                

May 29/August 28

Recorded February 16 & 18, 2017
Ward Stare, Conductor
Jeremy Denk, piano

BERLIOZ  Romeo & Juliette, Op. 17: Queen Mab Scherzo
BERLIOZ  Romeo & Juliette, Op. 17: Love Scene
BERLIOZ  Romeo & Juliette: Romeo Alone; Festivities at Capulet’s          
BRAHMS  Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15