The Phoenix Symphony returns to the airwaves for a fourth season featuring performances from the Classics Series. Tune in every Monday at 7, from March 12 through June 4, to enjoy broadcasts of this world-class orchestra. Highlights of this season include Sibelius’ Symphony No. 1, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4, Mozart’s Symphony No. 35, Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5 and Mendelssohn’s “Scottish” Symphony. The series will also feature exclusive interviews with conductors and soloists. For complete details about upcoming events and broadcasts please bookmark this page or visit the Phoenix Symphony website.
Phoenix Symphony broadcasts are made possible in part by equipment provided by DTS, Incorporated. Radio Broadcasts are presented in DTS Neural Surround™. Broadcasts of DTV 8.5 Classical Arizona PBS are in Dolby Digital Discrete Surround Sound. This technology brings the experience of sitting in the best seat of a performance hall directly to listeners.
Maestro Tito Munoz leads the Phoenix Symphony and the Phoenix Symphony Chorus in the epic Mozart Requiem. Soloists include soprano Danielle Talamantes, contralto Emily Marvosh, tenor Brian Stucki and bass-baritone Michael Sumuel, bass-baritone.
Buxtehude/Chávez – Chaconne in E Minor
Pärt – In principio
Mozart/Süssmayr – Requiem
Mezzo-soprano Margaret Mezzacappa and tenor Richard Cox join the Symphony for Mahler’s “Das Lied von der Erde.” And Tito Munoz conducts Haydn’s “Farewell” Symphony.
Haydn – Symphony No. 45, “Farewell”
Mahler – Das Lied von der Erde
Guest conductor Case Scaglione leads the Symphony in works by Tchaikovsky and Stravinksy. Pianist Sung Chang joins the Symphony for Liszt’s Piano Concerto. Also features an interview with Maestro Scaglione.
Tchaikovsky – Romeo and Juliet Fantasy-Overture
Liszt – Piano Concerto No. 1
Stravinsky – Petrushka