On this week’s program, Christoph von Dohnányi leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra through two of Mozart’s symphonies and Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2. Martin Helmchen is the soloist in the piano concerto. The program concludes with Harry Bicket conducting Poulenc’s Concert champêtre for Harpsichord and Orchestra featuring Mahan Esfahani.

Mozart Symphony No. 25 in G Minor, K. 183
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 19
Martin Helmchen, piano
Mozart Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K. 551 (Jupiter)
From performances in June 2016

Poulenc Concert champêtre for Harpsichord and Orchestra
Harry Bicket, conductor
Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord
From performances in April 2015

This program will be available until May 22, 2020.

Program notes for this program can be found here. Notes for the Poulenc are here.

Performer biographies
Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor
Martin Helmchen, piano
Harry Bicket, conductor
Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord

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