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The Evening Program with Jim Svejda

Weeknights 7:00 - Midnight


Highlights for the week of August 3rd

Monday, August 3, 10 p.m.: Robert Watt, former Assistant Principal Horn of the Los Angeles Philharmonic discusses his new book, The Black Horn.

Tuesday, August 4, 10 p.m.: New recordings of the Schumann Violin Concerto from Isabelle Faust, and the Cello Sonata No. 2 by Mendelssohn from Steven Isserlis and Stephen Hough.

Wednesday, August 5, 11 p.m.: Leopold Stokowski conducts Wagner (the Prelude to Act III of Tristan und Isolde) and—in his 90s—the Symphony No. 2 by Brahms.

Thursday, August 6, 8 p.m. - midnight: A visit from one of America’s greatest violinists (and a special favorite of Jean Sibelius and Ernest Bloch), the Long Beach-born Camilla Wicks.

Friday, August 7,  9 p.m.: In one of its great modern recordings, the Mass in B Minor by Bach, with the Dunedin Consort and Players led by John Butt.


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