Prairie Performances



University of Illinois

On this week's Prairie Performances, Friday at 7 pm on WILL-FM 90.9, we hear a concert with the University of Illinois Symphony Orchestra with music director and conductor, Donald Schleicher and graduate conducting assistant, Cameron May. On the program we will hear Hector Berlioz’s Roman Carnival Overture, a work by U of I composer, Stephen Andrew Taylor called Transfigurations for vocal soloists and orchestra, and the first symphony by Johannes Brahms, the C minor, Op. 68.

Transfigurations (10/6/2017)

University of Illinois Symphony Orchestra
Donald Schleicher, music director and conductor
Cameron May, graduate assistant conductor
Ruth Kenney, soprano
Kasey Stewart; mezzo-soprano
Jerold Siena, tenor
Ricardo Herrera, base-barraton 

Hector Berlioz | Roman Carnival Overture

Steven Andrew Taylor | Transfigurations, for vocal soloists and orchestra

Johannes Brahms | Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68