You can listen live every Sunday at 8 p.m. on Houston Public Media News 88.7 FM on the radio or online for weekly two-hour Houston Symphony broadcasts. The Sunday broadcasts repeat every Wednesday and Saturday at 8 p.m. on Houston Public Media Classical HD (88.7-2 on your HD radio) and online.
OCTOBER 11, 14 & 17
Yue Bao, conductor
HANDEL/L. SHAW “Blessing and Honour” from Messiah, for Four Horns
MOZART Ave verum corpus, for Four Horns
L. SHAW Frippery No. 17, for Four Horns
DELIBES/G.M. BRANDIS “Sous le dôme épais” (“Flower Duet”) from Lakmé, for Two Cellos
WIENIAWSKI/B.A. SMITH/Y. LEONOVICH Etudes-Caprices for Two Violins, arranged for Two Cellos: No. 1, No. 4
GLIÈRE Ten Duos for Two Cellos, No. 7
PAGANINI/W. THOMAS-MIFUNE Mosé-Fantasia for Two Cellos
WALKER Lyric for Strings
MOZART Quartet for Oboe and Strings
Recorded August 15, 2020
OCTOBER 18, 21 & 24
Kensho Watanabe, conductor
Robin Kesselman, double bass
MOZART/J. N. WENDT Suite for Winds from Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
MISSY MAZZOLI Dark with Excessive Bright
MOZART Symphony No. 38, Prague
Recorded August 22, 2020
The Houston Symphony’s world class performances are regularly featured on nationally syndicated radio shows such as Performance Today and SymphonyCast.
Performance Today from American Public Media is America’s most popular classical music radio program. The show is broadcast on nearly 300 public radio stations across the country. Performance Today airs on HPM Classical weekdays at 10am and Saturdays at 5pm. You can stream any Performance Today show for up to 30 days after it first broadcasts.
SymphonyCast from American Public Media is a two-hour weekly radio program featuring a full-length concert by a major symphony. Click to browse and listen to Houston Symphony broadcasts from SymphonyCast.
Houston Public Media and the Houston Symphony continue their broadcast partnership with the Houston Symphony concert series. You can listen live every Sunday at 8pm on News 88.7 and Wednesdays at 8pm on Houston Public Media Classical HD (88.7-2) for weekly two-hour Houston Symphony broadcasts. Each program features the Houston Symphony recorded live in concert from a multi-track studio in Jones Hall. Along with the music, the program offers introductions and special commentary from Andrés Orozco-Estrada or the concert’s guest conductor and guest soloist. Please note that Houston Symphony broadcasts can only be heard live at 8pm on the listed air dates.
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