SymphonyCast is a two-hour weekly program featuring a full-length concert by a national or international symphony orchestra. Concerts are drawn from Europe's leading ensembles, along with U.S. orchestras, including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, The Philadelphia Orchestra and The Cleveland Orchestra.

This week on SymphonyCast

Los Angeles Philharmonic: Nicholas McGegan - Conductor
Nicholas McGegan - Conductor Martin Chalifour - Violin Nathan Cole - Violin Ariana Ghez - Oboe Whitney Crockett - Bassoon Robert deMaine - Cello A beautiful concert of music from the lighter side from the ultra-versatile Los Angeles Philharmonic! BACH: Orchestra Suite No. 3 BACH: Concerto for Two Violins HAYDN: Sinfonia concertante in B-flat SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 3 HAYDN: Violin Concerto No. 1...
October 23, 2016 on Classical Music

Sunday 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Classical WSMR 83.1 and 103.9

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Brian Newhouse

Peabody Award-winner Brian Newhouse was the producer and host for the Minnesota Orchestra broadcasts from 1986-91. In 1992 he moved to Germany and served as a journalist with Radio Deutsche Welle in Cologne, covering topics from the Balkan War to European summer music festivals. He returned to the States and Minnesota Public Radio, and is the host for SymphonyCast.

He holds degrees in voice and English literature, has been a soloist with the Dale Warland Singers and Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, and an Artist-in-Residence at the Oregon Bach Festival. He won a Peabody Award, broadcasting's equivalent to the Pulitzer, in 2000 for writing the seven-part music documentary The... Read More...

This Week on SymphonyCast

Houston Symphony: Andres Orozco-Estrada - Conductor
Andres Orozco-Estrada - Conductor Gabriela Montero - Piano Gabriela Montero is a musician's musician who has a tremendous capacity that few others in the biz have - making stuff up...
Last Night of the 2016 BBC Proms
BBC Symphony Orchestra BBC Symphony Chorus BBC Singers Sakari Oramo - Conductor Juan Diego Florez - Tenor It's an amazing party/concert event and also the sad end to this year's 20...
From the 2016 BBC Proms: National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain
National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain Edward Gardner - Conductor We're at the BBC Proms with a group of amazing kids - the NYOGB. SCHIPHORST: Gravitational Waves STRAUSS: Also...

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