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.
September 2, 8pm: Opening Night Gala
For orchestra lovers, the concert season hasn’t truly begun until the Seattle Symphony has its Opening Night Gala. This year, Ludovic Morlot begins his fifth season as the Symphony’s Music Director with a program of American classics and two works by Saint-Saëns, including his final and most exotic piano concerto, the “Egyptian.” If you’re planning to attend in person or listen to our LIVE broadcast, tune into the Seattle Symphony Spotlight. KING FM host Dave Beck previews the program with clips of the featured music and guest insights from Seattle Symphony CEO Simon Woods.
THE SEATTLE SYMPHONY CHANNEL
Listen to world-class music from our hometown orchestra...anytime, anywhere.
Listen 24/7 to the KING FM Seattle Symphony Channel, devoted to playing symphonic music spanning hundreds of years. On this channel you’ll hear vintage and new recordings from the Seattle Symphony and great performances by esteemed orchestras all around the world. You’ll also hear conversations with Ludovic Morlot, Simon Woods, and other Seattle Symphony musicians and guests.
Listen now at king.org/sso, on KING HD3, or on the KING FM smartphone app.
SEATTLE SYMPHONY BROADCASTS
Hear Sean MacLean and Ludovic Morlot present exclusive broadcast concerts on the first Friday of each month at 9pm.
September 4, 9pm: Beethoven's Violin Concerto
Ludovic Morlot, conductor
Christian Tetzlaff, violin
Performance date: February 5, 2015
HECTOR BERLIOZ: Le corsaire Overture, Op. 21
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61
CLAUDE DEBUSSY: Ibéria from Images
MAURICE RAVEL: La valse