Classical

August 2014 programs for Song Travels with Michael Feinstein

Saturdays at 10:00 a.m.

Join host Michael Feinstein as he explores the music of Sam Friend and the New Orleans Swamp Donkeys. Later this month: Dena Kaye, Curtis Stigers, Kate Davis and Miloš Karadaglić.

August 2014 programs on The Chicago Symphony

Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.

Frequent guest conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen returns to lead the CSO in a gorgeous masterpiece from his native Finland, Sibelius’ Four Legends from the Kalevala. This epic lyrical drama includes the profoundly haunting Swan of Tuonela with its unforgettable English horn solo. Critically acclaimed CSO Mead Composer-in-Residence Anna Clyne’s <<rewind<< and Bartók’s lurid The Miraculous Mandarin provide an expressive and compelling opening to this program on August 21st.  Other works featured this month include Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture and Ravel's Pavane pour une infante défunte. 

August 2014 listings for The Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.

This month includes Debussy's Nocturnes and Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 3 in addition to other works by Ives, Sibelius, Stravinsky, Brahms and Beethoven.

August 2014 Program Listings for the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Mondays at 8:00PM

August includes a variety of works ranging from Holst's The Planets to Piazzolla's The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires. Other featured composers include Walton, Mendelssohn, Mahler, Brahms, Barber, Copland and Falla.  Join us on Mondays at 8pm.

August 2014 programs on the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

Sundays at 2:00 p.m.

The Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival performs Stravinsky's Petrouchka and Brahms' Piano Trio No. 1 on August 3rd.

August 2014 program listings for Pipedreams

Sundays at 8:00 p.m.

Host Michael Barone leads us through five innovative programs in August, ranging from a sonic blockbuster of romantic pipe organ and wind ensemble to the creative contemporary compositions of a Syracuse Organ Book.  The music of Dieterich Buxtehude is highlighted with guest commentator and biographer, Kerala Snyder.  

August 2014 Listings for From the Top

Sundays at 5:00 p.m.

From the Top visits Boston, MA; Princeton, NJ; and New Albany, OH in addition to two stops in the Lone Star State: El Paso and the Texas State International Piano Festival at Texas State University.

August 2014 listings for The New York Philharmonic Orchestra

Sundays at 3:00 p.m.

August features summertime classics and four profiles of former New York Philharmonic Music Directors: Lorin Maazel, Zubin Mehta, Pierre Boulez and Kurt Masur.

The Quarterback: "Stage Notes" Remembers

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Unlike any other program, Glee brings Broadway to television—it’s made show choir cool.

July 2014 listings for The New York Philharmonic Orchestra

Sundays at 3:00 p.m.

** Sorry, but the New York Philharmonic just had to replace all the Beethoven Festival programs "due to artistic considerations."