KUSC’s John Van Driel

Currently up on SoCal Sunday Night, John Van Driel showcases music from various local performing art institutions. Tune in Sundays at 7pm to hear a celebration of the incredible groups Southern California has to offer.

Previously on SoCal Sunday Night: a broadcast series featuring Carl St. Clair and Pacific Symphony, recorded live in concert from Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall. Rich Capparela hosts. See what was scheduled below:

February 2, 2020

Carl St.Clair, conductor
Benjamin Pasternack, piano
Celena Shafer, soprano
Christopher Pfund, tenor
Hugh Russell, baritone
Pacific Chorale — Robert Istad, artistic director
Southern California Children’s Chorus — Lori Loftus, founding director
Pacific Symphony

BEETHOVEN: Egmont Overture
BEETHOVEN: Choral Fantasy
ORFF: Carmina Burana

February 9, 2020

Carl St.Clair, conductor
Dennis Kim, violin
Pacific Symphony

JOHN WILLIAMS: Tributes! For Seiji
SAINT-SAËNS: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
RAVEL: Tzigane
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 6, Pathétique

February 16, 2020

Mei-Ann Chen, conductor
Aaron Diehl, piano
Pacific Symphony

GEORGE CHADWICK: Jubilee from Symphonic Sketches
FLORENCE PRICE: Dances in the Canebrakes
FLORENCE PRICE: Piano Concerto in One Movement
GEORGE GERSHWIN: Rhapsody in Blue
GEORGE GERSHWIN: An American in Paris

February 23, 2020

Carl St.Clair, conductor
Vadym Kholodenko, piano
Pacific Symphony

ELLIOT GOLDENTHAL: Adagio for Carl’s 30th (World premiere)
PROKOFIEV: Piano Concerto No. 3
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7

March 1, 2020

Christian Arming, conductor
Clara-Jumi Kang, violin

BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto
DVOŘÁK: Symphony No. 8

March 8, 2020

Carl St.Clair, conductor
Alain Lefèvre, piano
Pacific Symphony

RAVEL: Le Tombeau de Couperin
RAVEL: Piano Concerto in G Major
BERLIOZ: Symphonie Fantastique

March 15, 2020

Michael Francis, conductor
Augustin Hadelich, violin
Pacific Symphony

CHRISTOPHER ROUSE: Prospero’s Rooms
PAGANINI: Violin Concerto No. 1
RACHMANINOFF: Symphony No. 3