In this week’s program, renowned pianist Mitsuko Uchida returns to Orchestra Hall to perform Beethoven’s Third Piano Concerto with Riccardo Muti and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. The program also features the world premiere of Samuel Adams’ first work as a CSO Mead Composer-in-Residence, many words of love. The broadcast concludes with a performance of Catalani’s Contemplazione from September 2016.

Rossini Overture to La scala di seta
Beethoven  Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 37
Mitsuko Uchida, piano
S. Adams many words of love
Schumann Symphony No. 4 in D Minor, Op. 120
Originally recorded at concerts in March 2017

Catalani Contemplazione
Originally recorded at concerts in September 2016

This program will be available until August 14, 2018.

Program notes for this concert can be found here. Notes for the Catalani are here.


Performer Biographies
Riccardo Muti, Zell Music Director and Conductor
Mitsuko Uchida, piano


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