SUNDAY, MAY 26TH
Harmonia, with Angela Mariani
We’re marking the birth of John Dowland, the death of Carlo Gesualdo, and saying goodbye to a friend, oboist Washington McClain.
Sunday Baroque, with Suzanne Bona
On this Memorial Day weekend, we’ll offer music of remembrance and reflection, including selections from a hauntingly beautiful and ancient Requiem Mass.
Sunday at the Symphony -- Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Pierre Boulez conducts Richard Wagner’s Siegfried Idyll and the prelude to Parsifal. Michael Barenboim, son of pianist and conductor Daniel Baremboim, is soloist in Arnold Schoenberg’s Violin Concerto. Also on the program are the Adagio from Gustav Mahler’s Symphony #10 and J. S. Bach’s Concerto in C Major from BWV 1064, arranged by Ton Koopman for violin, flute, oboe, and bassoon.
Pittsburgh Symphony, with Jim Cunningham
Leif Ove Andsnes plays Beethoven’s Piano Concerto #1, and Manfred Honeck conducts marches, waltzes and polkas in this traditional Thanksgiving weekend concert.