As the producer of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s national weekly radio series, I have scripted and produced a range of broadcasts. Below are several highlights.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Gaffigan Conducts Shostakovich 8
On this CSO broadcast, James Gaffigan conducts Avner Dorman’s Eternal Rhythm followed by a Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 8.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Muti Conducts Shostakovich 6
On this Chicago Symphony Orchestra broadcast, Riccardo Muti leads Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Liszt’s Mazeppa, and works by Mendelssohn, Schoenberg and Rands.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Muti and Uchida
Riccardo Muti leads Mozart’s Overture to The Marriage of Figaro and Piano Concerto No. 20 (with Mitsuko Uchida, pictured), plus Stravinsky’s Firebird suite.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra: Kirill Karabits and Sunwook Kim
Kirill Karabits conducts Lutoslawski’s folk-inspired Concerto for Orchestra. And Sunwook Kim is the soloist in Mendelssohn’s First Piano Concerto.