Evening Concert

Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast

Sibelius and Nielsen

Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s the “Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast”.  You’ll hear Sibelius’ “Finlandia” and “5th Symphony” and “The Swan of Tuonela”. Hannu Lintu guest conducts. Also on the program Nielsens’ “Violin Concerto” with soloist Pekka Kuusisto.

Tuesday, September 5, 7:00 pm: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 23-36)

Sibelius and Nielsen

Sibelius: Finlandia, Op. 26, No. 7

Nielsen: Violin Concerto, Op. 33; Pekka Kuusisto, violin

Traditional arr. Kuusisto; Danish Bridal Tune; Pekka Kuusisto, violin

Nielsen: Helios Overture, Op. 17

Sibelius: Symphony No. 5 in E-flat Major, Op. 82

Sibelius: The Swan of Tuonela from Four Legends of The Kalevala, Op. 22

Robert Mayer, English horn; Frederick Stock, conductor