Classical KUSC



The Evening Program with Jim Svejda

Weeknights 7:00 - Midnight

Highlights for the week of September 15th

Friday, September 19, 7-10 p.m.: Three more hours of new recordings, including the latest version of Saint-Saens’ Organ Symphony, music for mandolin and bass by Edgar Meyer and the Missa Gloria Tibi Trinitas (we like to mix them up) by John Taverner.

Highlights for the week of September 22nd

Monday, September 22, 9 p.m.: From Gramophone Magazine’s Recording of the Year, Riccardo Chailly leads the Gewandhaus Orchestra in Brahms’ Fourth Symphony.

Tuesday, September 23, 8-10 p.m.: Two hours of new recordings, including another Gramophone Classical Music Awards winner (at 9:00), the Magnificat of CPE Bach.

Wednesday, September 24, 9 p.m.: From the Ferenc Fricsay 100th Birthday box, the great Hungarian conductor leads the Berlin Philharmonic in Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony.

Thursday, September 25, 10 p.m.: Critic and best-selling author Joseph Horowitz discusses his fascinating Naxos project, Dvorak and America.

Friday, September 26, 9 p.m.: The End of the World Should Sound This Good: Charles Munch’s classic Boston Symphony recording (from 1959) of the Berlioz Requiem.

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