Concerts from the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s 2013-14 Season will be heard from 1 – 3 p.m. on 88.5FM WFCR during the station’s Sunday classical music line up.
The Sunday afternoon concerts are hosted by WCRB’s Ron Della Chiesa. WCRB is the classical service of WGBH-Boston.
Upcoming BSO Performances
Shostakovich – Violin Concerto No. 1 — also Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 5 Baiba Skride, violin Andris Nelsons, conductor
Beethoven – Creatures of Prometheus Overture — also Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 2, Beethoven – Symphony No. 6, Pastoral Christian Zacharias, piano and conductor
Beethoven – Leonore Overture No. 2 — also Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 3, Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 4 Yefim Bronfman, piano Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Beethoven – Leonore Overture No. 1 — also Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 5, Beethoven – Triple Concerto Yefim Bronfman, piano Guy Braunstein, violin Alisa Weilerstein, cello Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Vaughan Williams – Symphony No. 6 — also Prokofiev – Piano Concerto No. 2, Rimsky-Korsakov – Capriccio Espagnol Yuja Wang, piano Andrew Davis, conductor
Debussy – Nuages and Fetes from Nocturnes — also Rands – Concerto for Piano and Orchestra (world premiere), Rachmaninoff – Symphonic Dances Jonathan Biss, piano Robert Spano, conductor
Bach – Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 — also Stravinsky – Symphony of Psalms, Beethoven – Elegiac Song, Beethoven – Symphony No. 4 BSO soloists and Conductor TBD
Mozart – Symphony No. 38 — also Mahler – Symphony No. 5 Lorin Maazel, conductor
Glinka – Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla — also Rachmaninoff – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Berlioz – Symphonie Fantastique Behzod Abduraimov, piano Lorin Maazel, conductor
Brahms – Violin Concerto, Schubert – Symphony No. 9, the "Great" — Christian Zacharias, violin Bernard Haitink, conductor
Past BSO Performances
Sibelius – Violin Concerto — also Brahms – Symphony No. 2 Gil Shaham, violin - Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Dvorak – Romance — also Dvorak – Violin Concerto, Beethoven – Symphony No. 3, Eroica Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin Manfred Honeck, conductor
All-Ravel, with Susan Graham — Mezzo-soprano Susan Graham is the soloist in Shéhérazade, part of an entire program of works by Maurice Ravel that also includes Alborada del Gracioso and the complete Daphnis et Chloé, all conducted by Bernard Haitink.
Bernard Haitink Returns! — Conductor Emeritus Bernard Haitink leads the orchestra in Stephen Stucky's Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary, after Purcell and the Symphony No. 4 by Brahms, and Murray Perahia is the soloist in the Piano Concerto by Robert Schumann.