This week, music director Riccardo Muti leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in Copland’s Lincoln Portrait, featuring actor John Malkovich as narrator in his CSO debut. The program also includes Walker’s Lyric for Strings and Dvořák’s New World Symphony. Rounding out the program is Ravel’s orchestration of Mussorgsky’s Pictures from an Exhibition.
Walker Lyric for Strings
Copland Lincoln Portrait
John Malkovich, narrator
Dvořák Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95 (From the New World)
Originally recorded at concerts in April 2018
Mussorgsky/Ravel Pictures from an Exhibition
Originally recorded at concerts in October 2016
Riccardo Muti, conductor
This program will be available until November 5, 2019.
Brian Wise is the producer for CSO Radio broadcasts.
To continue to make these programs possible, please consider a donation to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
TOP: Riccardo Muti leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra | © Todd Rosenberg 2018