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SoCal Sunday Night: Pacific Symphony in Concert

Sundays, 7-9 p.m.


Hear the Pacific Symphony in concert from their 2014-15 Classical Series celebrating Carl St.Clair's 25 years as music director. Rich Capparela hosts these broadcasts, which include interviews with maestro St.Clair, guest artists and Symphony musicians.

Program Listing

February 15 - Cathedrals of Sound

Carl St.Clair, conductor
Paul Jacobs, organ
Elise Quagliata, mezzo-soprano
William Berger, baritone
Norbertine Fathers of St. Michael’s Abbey, vocalists
Pacific Chorale — John Alexander, artistic director

Respighi: Church Windows
Gregorian Chant
Duruflé: Requiem

February 22 - Mozart & Brahms

Rossen Milanov, conductor
Haochen Zhang, piano

Thomas Adès: Three Studies from Couperin
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

March 1 - Beethoven & Rachmaninoff

Carl St.Clair, conductor
Alain Lefèvre, piano

Prangcharoen: Illuminating Journey
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2

March 8 - Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

Leo Hussain, conductor
Augustin Hadelich, violin

Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2

March 15 - For the love of Bernstein

Carl St.Clair, conductor
Benjamin Pasternack, piano
Dawn Upshaw, soprano
Jamie Bernstein, special guest host

Bernstein: Symphony No. 2, “Age of Anxiety”
Bernstein: Slava!
Bernstein: Arias and Barcarolles
Bernstein: Selections from “Trouble In Tahiti”
Bernstein: Selections from “Wonderful Town”
Bernstein: “Somewhere” from “West Side Story”
Bernstein: Overture to “Candide”

March 22, 2015 - Carmen

Carl St.Clair, conductor
Milena Kitic, mezzo-soprano
Pacific Chorale—John Alexander, artistic director
Southern California Children’s Chorus

Bizet: Carmen

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