This week, Bernard Haitink returns to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra to lead Bruckner’s Symphony No. 6 and Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2 featuring soloist Paul Lewis. The program concludes with Kodály’s Dances of Galánta conducted by Neeme Järvi from a 1990 Chandos recording.

Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 19
Paul Lewis, piano
Bruckner Symphony No. 6 in A Major
Bernard Haitink, conductor
Originally recorded at concerts in October 2018

Kodály Dances of Galánta
Neeme Järvi, conductor
Chandos, 1990

This program will be available until April 22, 2022.

Brian Wise is the producer for CSO Radio broadcasts.

Program notes for Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major and Bruckner’s Symphony No. 6 in A Major are available here. And notes for Kodály’s Dances of Galánta are available here.

Performer Biographies
Bernard Haitink, conductor
Paul Lewis, piano
Neeme Järvi, conductor

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