December 2013 listings for the Civic Orchestra of Chicago

Sundays at 2 p.m.

Mezzo soprano Julia Bently performs in the December 29th broadcast.

Since completing apprenticeships with the Santa Fe Opera and the Chicago Lyric Opera, mezzo-soprano Julia Bentley has appeared in leading operatic roles from Anchorage to New York.  You can hear her perform Cateloube's Chant d’Auvergne on the December 29th broadcast.

12/1      Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 1 Beethoven:  Symphony No. 6, Pastoral (Yo-Yo Ma, c)

12/8      Prokofiev:  Symphony No. 5 (Jaap van Zweden, cond)

12/15    Mozart: The Marriage of Figaro, Act II (Members of the Patrick G. and Shirley W. Ryan Opera Center; Sir Andrew Davis, cond)

12/22    Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber Mahler: Adagio from Symphony No. 10 (Cliff Colnot and David Robertson, cond)

12/29    Canteloube:  Chant d’Auvergne Stravinsky:  Chant du Rossignol (Julia Bentley, ms; Cliff Colnot, cond)