This week, music director Riccardo Muti leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in Rimsky-Korsakov’s Sheherazade featuring concertmaster Robert Chen. The program also includes Mozart’s Overture to Don Giovanni and Symphony No. 40 in G Minor. Rounding out the program is Beethoven’s Symphony No. 1 in C Major, led by Fritz Reiner from a 1961 RCA recording.
Mozart Overture to Don Giovanni, K. 527
Mozart Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550
Robert Chen, violin
Riccardo Muti, conductor
Originally recorded at concerts in September 2018
Beethoven Symphony No. 1 in C Major, Op. 21
Fritz Reiner, conductor
This program will be available until November 5, 2019.
Brian Wise is the producer for CSO Radio broadcasts.
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TOP: Riccardo Muti and Robert Chen | © Todd Rosenberg 2018