Tuesday, November 06, 2007

BP Chicago Symphony Radio Broadcast Series

November 4, 2007

Listen again online November 5 - November 18

Program # CSO 07-31 Here is some fresh programming by guest conductor Paavo Järvi, from a concert in November, 2006. Besides the rarely-heard Kodály Concerto for Orchestra, he introduces a work by his Estonian compatriot, Erkki-Sven Tüür, and brings back the charming, folk-based Concerto for Orchestra by Polish composer Witold Lutosławski.
Kodály Concerto for Orchestra (CSO commission) Paavo Järvi, Conductor
Gershwin Piano Concerto in F Major Paavo Järvi, Conductor Wayne Marshall, piano
Tüür Zeitraum (U.S. premiere) Paavo Järvi, Conductor
Lutosławski Concerto for Orchestra Paavo Järvi, Conductor
Sibelius Finlandia Paavo Järvi, Conductor


1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I attended this concert and I can strongly recommend listening to it. It is interesting to compare the Chicago performances to those with Cincinnati (in the case of Lutoslawski available on CD for comparison).