The Milwaukee Symphony wraps up its broadcast season this month with Elgar's The Dream of Gerontius, a work written in 1900 and set to a poem by Cardinal John Henry Newman.
1/7 R. Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5, Music from Idomeneo R. Strauss: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier (Augustin Hadelich, v; Francesco Lecce-Chong, cond)
1/14 Brahms: Symphony Nos. 1 and 4 (Edo de Waart, cond)
1/21 Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius (Tamara Mumford,ms; Anthony Dean Griffey, t; Luca Pisaroni, bar; Milwaukee Symphony Chorus, Lee Erickson, dir; Edo de Waart, cond)