In the Disney classic Bambi, Thumper says: "Eating greens is a special treat, It makes long ears and great big feet." Composer Steven Mackey takes a different perspective on Eating Greens in the February 7th broadcast.
2/7 Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3 Mackey: Eating Greens Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 25 Copland: Symphonic Ode (Jeremy Denk, p; San Francisco Symphony; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond)
2/14 Norman: The Great Swiftness Ravel: Piano Concerto Matheson: True South Beethoven: Violin Concerto (Augustin Hadelich, v; Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra; Jeffrey Kahane, p and cond)
2/21 Mozart: Serenade No. 10 Stravinsky: Concerto Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 Handel: Water Music (Margaret Batjer, v; David Shstac, f; Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra; Jeffrey Kahane, cond & keyboard)
2/28 Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto Prokofiev: Symphony No. 3 (Nikolaj Znaider, v; WDR Symphony Orchestra; Jukka-Pekka Saraste, cond)