Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
Seasonal, Wednesdays, 8 to 10pm on WXXI-FM 91.5, WXXY 90.3, WXXI-FM/HD 91.5-1, WITH-FM/HD 90.1-2 and online at classical915.org
In an historic collaboration, the WFMT Radio Network presents the first broadcast series of a Chinese orchestra in the U.S. KDFC’s Hoyt Smith hosts along with SSO’s Maestro Long Yu. The season includes an all-star line-up of guest artists including Lang Lang, Yo-Yo Ma, Christian Tetzlaff, Yujia Wang, conductors Zubin Mehta and Sir Andrew Davis. The final concert in the season will be the grand prize-winning performance from the inaugural Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competition, where the $100,000 prize was awarded.