In this week’s broadcast, Christoph Eschenbach leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in Weber’s Overture to Die Freischütz followed by Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Minor featuring soloist David Fray. The program continues with the Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Symphony No. 4 in A Major both by Mendelssohn and concludes with Ravel’s Daphnis and Chloe, Suite No. 2 led by Jean Martinon from a 1964 RCA Recording.

Weber Overture to Die Freischütz
Chopin Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Minor, Op. 21
David Fray, piano
Mendelssohn Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Op. 21
Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90 (Italian)
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Originally recorded at concerts in February 2018

Ravel Daphnis and Chloe, Suite No. 2
Jean Martinon, conductor

Brian Wise is the producer for CSO radio broadcasts.

Performer Biographies
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
David Fray, piano
Jean Martinon, conductor

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TOP: Christoph  Eschenbach and David Fray | © Todd Rosenberg 2018