The Shanghai Symphony performs Carl Orff’s “Carmina Burana"on tonight’s “Evening Concert”

February 06, 2017

Tonight at 7:00 on the "Evening Concert" on WILL-FM the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra is joined by vocal soloists and the Lubeck Choral Akademie for Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana”. It’s music that’s frequently used in movies and video games. Also on the program recently composed Chinese classical music that combines the traditional and the tonal.

Monday February 6: Shanghai Symphony Orchestra (SSO 17-06)

[First ever broadcast series of a Chinese orchestra to U.S. radio audiences]

AUDIO QUALITY ADVISORY: The concert recordings of a limited number of works in this series contain brief instances of audio distortion.

CONDUCTOR: Long Yu;  SOLOISTS: Lilian Giovanini (soprano), Berj Karazian (tenor), Thomas Bauer (baritone), Chorakademie Lübeck - Burana

Huang Yijun: Beautiful Flower and Full Moon

Qigang Chen: Luan Tan

Orff: Carmina Burana

Program also includes highlights from the Shanghai Orchestra Academy:

J.S. Bach: Trio Sonata No.5, BWV529, mvt II. Largo

J.S. Bach: Contrapunctus 14

Classical 24 Music Playlist

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These programs are partially sponsored by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

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