This week, James Gaffigan leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in a program featuring lesser known works in the classical repertoire. CSO trombonist Michael Mulcahy is the soloist in the world premiere performance of Carl Vine’s Five Hallucinations for Trombone and Orchestra, a piece co-commissioned by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. The program concludes with two works from the popular Chicago Symphony Orchestra Brass Live album.

Franck Le chasseur maudit
Vine Five Hallucinations for Trombone and Orchestra
Michael Mulcahy, trombone
Prokofiev Selections from Cinderella, Op. 87
From performances in October 2016

J.S. Bach arr. Eric Crees Passacaglia and Fugue in C Minor, BWV 582
Grainger arr. Timothy Higgins Selections from Lincolnshire Posy
Mark Ridenour, conductor
From the CSO Resound album, Chicago Symphony Orchestra Brass Live

This program will be available until April 24, 2020.

Program notes can be found here. For more information on the CSO Resound album featured in this program, click here.

Performer biographies
James Gaffigan, conductor
Michael Mulcahy, trombone

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