Live Broadcasts

Saturday night St. Louis Symphony Orchestra concerts are broadcast live by St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU. Listen in St. Louis on 90.7 FM & streaming on the internet worldwide via the St. Louis Public Radio website. Concerts begin at 8:00pm.

The 2019/2020 season will mark the tenth year of partnership between the SLSO and St. Louis Public Radio. Each Saturday night subscription series concert will be broadcast live on the air and streamed live on the internet. Live broadcasts began on September 21, 2019, and will continue through May 9, 2020.

December 7

Early music specialist Richard Egarr conducts a program of music by Baroque-era greats Bach and Handel. On the program is Handel's Water Music Suite No. 1, Sonata a 5, and Music for the Royal Fireworks, along with Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 and Orchestral Suite No. 3. SLSO soloists include violinists Kristin Ahlstrom and Angie Smart and flutist Andrea Kaplan.

With hosts Robert Peterson and Tim Munro. Interviews at the intermission include Egarr, SLSO Violinist Angie Smart, and SLSO Flutist Andrea Kaplan.


December 31

Join the SLSO for a night of surprises when it hosts the annual BMO Wealth Management New Year's Eve Celebration, ringing in a new decade with a fun-filled program led by Music Director Stéphane Denève. The repertoire is a secret, announced from the by Denève, but expect a night of fun.

With hosts Robert Peterson and Tim Munro.

January 18, 2020

The SLSO kicks off 2020 with Music Director Stéphane Denève and the return of SLSO Artist-in-Residence, pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet. Thibaudet plays Liszt's thundering Piano Concerto 2. Denève leads the SLSO in Wagner's Siegfried Idyll and Richard Strauss' Der Rosenkavalier Suite. The concert also includes the St. Louis premiere of Anna Clyne's This Midnight Hour.

With hosts Robert Peterson and Tim Munro. Interviews at the intermission include Denève and Thibaudet.

 February 1, 2020

The SLSO takes you into a fairy tale with a suite of music from Tchaikovsky's Sleeping Beauty. Led by Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider, the program also includes the SLSO debut of pianist Saleem Ashkar, performing Mendelssohn's Piano Concerto No. 2. Schumann's Manfred Overture opens the program.

With hosts Robert Peterson and Tim Munro. 

February 8, 2020

In celebration of Beethoven's 250th birthday, SLSO Music Director Stéphane Denève leads the SLSO in Beethoven's final symphony, his Symphony No. 9, with soloists Ellie Dehn, Jennifer Johnson Cano, Issachah Savage, and Davone Tines. The orchestra and soloists are joined by the St. Louis Symphony Chorus. Opening the concert is the SLSO's first performance of Kevin Puts' Silent Night Elegy, an SLSO co-commission.

With hosts Robert Peterson and Tim Munro. Interviews at intermission include Denève.