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.
August 12, 8pm: Seattle Symphony Media revue
During its short history, the Seattle Symphony Media Label has won multiple Grammy nominations and critical acclaim for its recordings of familiar and little-known repertory. In the month of August, we'll highlight recordings on the Seattle Symphony's new label, founded in 2014. Music director Ludovic Morlot and CEO Simon Woods weigh in on these eclectic, sparkling performances, featuring music by Saint-Saëns, Dvorák, Ravel, and Fauré.
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.
August 7, 9pm: The "Leningrad" Symphony
Andrey Boreyko, conductor
Alexander Velinzon, violin
ALFRED SCHNITTKE: Violin Concerto No. 4
DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 60, "Leningrad"
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