Classical KUSC



The Evening Program with Jim Svejda

Weeknights 7:00 - Midnight

Highlights for the week of May 25th

Monday, May 25, 7 p.m. - Midnight. Our annual Memorial Day program, featuring (at 9:00) the world premiere recording of John Foulds’ A World Requiem.

Tuesday, May 26, 9 p.m.: Josef Suk’s A Summer’s Tale, in the recent Chandos recording (and Gramophone Magazine’s Orchestral Album of the Year) featuring the BBC Symphony led by Jiri Belohlavek.

Wednesday, May 27, 9 p.m.: Mass settings from Leipzig, London, and the Belgian Congo.

Thursday, May 28, 9 p.m.: In the latest recording from the Tokyo String Quartet, one of the principal candidates for the greatest single work in the form, the Quartet No. 15 in A minor by Beethoven.

Friday, May 29, 10:50 p.m.: In its benchmark recording, Sir Adrian Boult leads the London Philharmonic in the Symphony No. 2 by his friend, Sir Edward Elgar.

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