[Audio clip: view full post to listen] *Begins one half hour earlier than usual due to an early live broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera. Part of the Chicago Youth Symphony’s November concert at Orchestra Hall. Program: Stravinsky – Symphony in Three Movements Brahms – Violin Concerto in D major, First Movement Stravinsky – The Firebird: more…
Saturday, December 28, 2013 by David Polk
Saturday, July 23, 2011 by David Polk
The CYSO’s critically-acclaimed performance of Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring and more from their spring, 2011 concert.
Friday, December 3, 2010 by David Polk
A group of 7 students from the Merit School of Music’s Alice S. Pfaelzer tuition-free conservatory got together this past summer to learn and to perform this hugely challenging work by Stravinsky, composed in the aftermath of World War I. The came to our Levin Performance Studio this fall to record the piece in our more…