This week, acclaimed conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra through an exciting program of high energy works. Violinist, Leila Josefowicz, joins Salonen and the CSO in the orchestra’s first performance of John Adams’ Scheherazade.2. The broadcast concludes with Respighi’s Fountains of Rome, conducted by Manfred Honeck.

Debussy Prelude to The Afternoon of a Faun
J. Adams Scheherazade.2
Leila Josefowicz, violin
Stravinsky The Rite of Spring
From performances in March 2017

Respighi Fountains of Rome
Manfred Honeck, conductor
From performances in February 2016

This program will be available until August 29, 2020.

Program notes for this broadcast can be found here. Notes for the Respighi are here. Brian Wise is the producer for CSO radio broadcasts.

Performer biographies
Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor
Leila Josefowicz, violin
Manfred Honeck, conductor

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