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.
October 22, 8pm: A New CD Release
Last season, the Seattle Symphony gave the US premiere of Alexander Raskatov’s groundbreaking yet accessible Piano Concerto, titled “Night Butterflies.” Now, they will release the recording of that concerto alongside Stravinsky’s “The Rite of Spring,” another groundbreaking piece which recently celebrated its 100th anniversary. Be the first to hear about this new release, this week on the Spotlight.
SEATTLE SYMPHONY BROADCASTS
Hear Sean MacLean and Ludovic Morlot present exclusive broadcast concerts on the first Friday of each month at 9pm.
November 7, 9pm: Brahms' Second Symphony
Ludovic Morlot, conductor
Jonathan Biss, piano
Performance date: June 12-14, 2014
JOHANN STRAUSS, JR.: Emperor Waltzes, Op. 437
ARNOLD SCHOENBERG: Piano Concerto, Op. 42
JOHANNES BRAHMS: Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73