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This week on CSO Radio, David Afkham leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in Haydn’s Symphony No. 44, Strauss’s Death and Transfiguration and Brahms’s Symphony No. 3. Rounding out the program, principal guest conductor Claudio Abbado leads Prokofiev’s Scythian Suite from a 1977 Deutsche Grammophon recording.

Haydn Symphony No. 44 in E Minor (Mourning)
Strauss Death and Transfiguration, Op. 24
Brahms Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90
David Afkham, conductor
Originally recorded at concerts in October 2019

Prokofiev Scythian Suite, Op. 20
Claudio Abbado, conductor
DGG 1977

This program will be available until May 31, 2023

Brian Wise is the producer for CSO Radio broadcasts.

Program notes for Haydn’s Symphony No. 44, Strauss’s Death and Transfiguration and Brahms’s Symphony No. 3 can be found here.

Performer Biographies
David Afkham, conductor
Claudio Abbado, conductor

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