This week, two conductors take the stage at Orchestra Hall. First, we hear Semyon Bychkov lead Tchaikovsky’s Manfred Symphony. Later in the program, we hear Wagner’s Overture to Rienzi and Nielsen’s Symphony No. 4 (The Inextinguishable) led by Edward Gardner.

Tchaikovsky Manfred Symphony, Op. 58
Originally recorded at concerts in May 2018
Semyon Bychkov, conductor

Wagner Overture to Rienzi 
Nielsen Symphony No. 4 (The Inextinguishable)
Originally recorded at concerts in December 2018
Edward Gardner, conductor

This program will be available until July 14, 2021.

Program notes for the performance for Tchaikovsky’s Manfred Symphony are here. Program notes for Wagner’s Overture to Rienzi and Nielsen’s Symphony No. 4 are here.

Brian Wise is the producer for CSO radio broadcasts.

Performer Biographies
Semyon Bychkov, conductor
Edward Gardner, conductor

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TOP: Edward Gardner | © Benjamin Ealovega Photography

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