Sir András Schiff returns to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra podium to lead Haydn’s Symphony no. 88 and his fellow Hungarian Béla Bartók’s Divertimento for String Orchestra. Conducting from the keyboard, he joins the Orchestra for Bach’s F minor keyboard concerto and Beethoven’s First Piano Concerto. The broadcast concludes with Vaughan Williams’s overture to Aristophanes’s play The Wasps, led by Sir Mark Elder.
Haydn Symphony No. 88 in G Major
Bartók Divertimento for String Orchestra
Bach Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in F Minor, BWV 1056
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15
Sir András Schiff, conductor and piano
Originally recorded at concerts in November 2017
Vaughan Williams Overture to The Wasps
Sir Mark Elder, conductor
Originally recorded at concerts in March 2016
This program will be available until June 2, 2021.
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