Join host Robert Peterson and commentator Tim Munro on 90.7 KWMU for live broadcasts of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra Saturday nights from 8 to 10 p.m.
April 27, 2019 concert:
On Saturday, April 27 at 8 p.m., Conductor Laureate Leonard Slatkin will lead the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra in a program that includes Loiacono’s Smothered by Sky; Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 1, featuring pianist Olga Kern (pictured above); and Bernstein’s Symphony No. 3, Kaddish, featuring mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke, the St. Louis Symphony Chorus, and the St. Louis Children’s Choirs.
During the intermission, we’ll talk with Leonard Slatkin, Olga Kern and Amy Kaiser.
Listen to St. Louis on the Air's interview with Stéphane Denève.
|April 27, 2019||Loiacono’s Smothered by Sky; Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with Olga Kern, piano; Bernstein’s Symphony No. 3, “Kaddish” with Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano, the St. Louis Symphony Chorus, and the St. Louis Children’s Choirs. Leonard Slatkin conducts.|
|May 4, 2019||Barber’s Symphony No. 1; Beal’s New Song Cycle (World Premiere) with Hila Plitmann, soprano; and Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 6, "Pathétique.” Leonard Slatkin conducts.|
|May 11, 2019||Salonen’s Nyx; Ravel’s Shéhérazade with Rinat Shaham, mezzo-soprano; and Berlioz’s Symphonie fantastique. Stéphane Denève conducts.|