Christian Macelaru Guest Conducts the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
Tonight at 7:00 on the "The Evening Concert" on WILL-FM it’s our weekly broadcast of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Christian Macelaru [Mah-che-LAR-rue] guest conducts the group in Debussy’s “Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun” and Bartok’s “Divertimento for Strings”. Also on the program: Bartok’s 2nd Piano Concerto with soloist Yefim Bronfman.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra (#14-09)
Christian Macelaru (Mah-cheh-LAR-rue), conductor; *Yefim Bronfman
DEBUSSY: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun
*BARTOK : Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Major (Yefim Bronfman, piano)
BARTOK: Divertimento for String Orchestra
STRAVINSKY: The Song of a Nightingale
[CSO fill: HAYDN: Symphony No. 6 Le Matin; CSO/Ton Koopman]