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

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra: Emanuel Ax - Piano
Louis Langree - Conductor Emanuel Ax - Piano: There are legends in the world of music and Emanuel Ax is one of them -- especially when he plays Chopin. [Photo Credit: Jenny Baumann]   RAVEL Une Barque sur l'ocean CHOPIN Concerto No. 2, for piano and orchestra, Op. 21 MENDELSSOHN The Hebrides overture, Op. 26 DEBUSSY La mer RESPIGHI Roman Festivals Jesus Lopez-Cobos, conductor Telarc   Click Here...
April 19, 2015 on Classical Music

Sunday 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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...

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