This week, Neeme Järvi returns to the CSO to lead Dvořák’s Symphony No. 5 in F Major and Barber’s Cello Concerto featuring soloist Alisa Weilerstein. The program begins with Selections from The Bartered Bride by Smetana and ends with the Final Scene from Salome by Richard Strauss led by Fritz Reiner and featuring soprano Inge Borkh from a 1955 RCA recording.
Smetana Selections from The Bartered Bride
Barber Cello Concerto, Op. 22
Alisa Weilerstein, cello
Dvořák Symphony No. 5 in F Major, Op. 76
Neeme Järvi, conductor
Originally recorded at concerts in December 2017
Strauss Final Scene from Salome, Op. 54
Inge Borkh, soprano
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Brian Wise is the producer for CSO radio broadcasts.
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TOP: Alisa Weilerstein | © Paul Stuart 2018