Classical 91.5

A musical suite from On the Waterfront - Chicago Symphony, July 2020

Jun 18, 2020

1954 film On the Waterfront
Credit https://www.filmmusicsite.com/en/soundtracks.cgi?id=39710

The Chicago Symphony presents Leonard Bernstein's Symphonic Suite from the 1954 film, On the Waterfront (7/23).

7/2        Mahler: Symphony No. 9 (Esa-Pekka Salonen, cond)

7/9        Haydn: Symphony No. 88 Bartók: Divertimento for String Orchestra Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 5 Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 (Sir András Schiff, p and cond)

7/16      Schuman: Symphony No. 9 (Le fosse Ardeatine) Mozart: Requiem (Benedetta Torre, s; Sara Mingardo, a; Saimir Pirgu, t; Mika Kares, bs; Chicago Symphony Chorus; Duain Wolfe, dir; Riccardo Muti, cond)

7/23      Bernstein: Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront Barber: Violin Concerto  Bach: Allegro assai from Sonata No. 3 Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances (James Ehnes, v; James Gaffigan, cond)

7/30      Adams: The Chairman Dances Stravinsky: Violin Concerto Dvořák: Symphony No. 8 (Leila Josefowicz, v; Edo de Waart, cond)