THE SYMPHONY SPOTLIGHT
Every Wednesday at 8pm, join KING FM host Dave Beck and a co-host from the Seattle Symphony for an update from behind the scenes at Benaroya Hall. Get the inside story on upcoming concerts before you hear them in the concert hall or over the airwaves.
February 17, 8pm: SSO Principal Players
What are the responsibilities of Seattle Symphony musicians chosen to sit on the first stand of their various sections in the orchestra? A special SSO performance on February 18 in Benaroya Hall features solo playing by SSO principal and assistant principal players. Associate Concertmaster Emma McGrath, principal oboe Mary Lynch and cellist Eric Han and their colleagues will be featured in prominent solo roles during the program, playing music by Faure, Haydn, Beethoven and Mozart. Dave Beck goes backstage at Benaroya Hall for conversations with some of the soloists this week including principal bassoonist Seth Krimsky and assistant principal cello Meeka Quan DiLorenzo.
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SEATTLE SYMPHONY BROADCASTS
Hear host Bryan Lowe present exclusive broadcast concerts on the first Friday of each month at 9pm.
March 4, 9pm: Don Quixote
Ludovic Morlot, conductor
Susan Gulkis Assadi, viola
Efe Baltacigil, cello
Performance in October 2015
RICHARD STRAUSS: Don Quixote Op. 35
JOHANNES BRAHMS: Symphony No.3 in F major, Op. 90