This week on CSO Radio, Kirill Karabits leads Mendelssohn’s Piano Concerto No.1 and Capriccio brillant for Piano and Orchestra both featuring pianist Sunwook Kim.  The program also includes Prokoviev’s Overture on Hebrew Themes, Lutosławski’s Concerto for Orchestra, and concludes with a 1978 Deutsche Grammophon recording of Schubert’s Unfinished Symphony led by CSO principal guest conductor Carlo Maria Giulini.

Prokofiev Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op. 34b
Mendelssohn Piano Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 25
Mendelssohn Capriccio brillant in B Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 22
Beethoven Adagio cantabile (second movement) from Piano Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13 (Pathétique)
Sunwook Kim, piano
Lutosławski Concerto for Orchestra
Kirill Karabits, conductor
Originally recorded at concerts in October 2019

Schubert Symphony No. 8 in B Minor, D. 758 (Unfinished)
Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor
DGG 1978

This program will be available until April 19, 2023

Brian Wise is the producer for CSO Radio broadcasts.

Program notes for Prokofiev’s Overture on Hebrew Themes, Mendelssohn’s Piano Concerto No. 1 and Capriccio brillant, and Lutosławski’s Concerto for Orchestra can be found here. Notes for Schubert’s Unfinished Symphony are here.

Performer Biographies
Kirill Karabits, conductor
Sunwook Kim, piano
Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor

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TOP:  Kirill Karabits acknowledges Sunwook Kim | © Anne Ryan 2019

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