This week, music director Riccardo Muti leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 13 (Babi Yar) featuring soloist Alexey Tikhomirov and the Men of the Chicago Symphony Chorus under the direction of Duain Wolfe. The program also includes Prokofiev’s Sinfionetta and Walker’s Lyric for Strings. A recording of Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 13 is available for purchase here on CSO Resound.
Prokofiev Sinfonietta, Op. 5/48
Shostakovich Symphony No. 13, Op. 113 (Babi Yar)
Alexey Tikhomirov, bass
Men of the Chicago Symphony Chorus
Duain Wolfe, director
Originally recorded at concerts in September 2018
Walker Lyric for Strings
Originally recorded at concerts in April 2018
Riccardo Muti, conductor
This program will be available until June 16, 2020.
Brian Wise is the producer for CSO Radio broadcasts.
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