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Radio Broadcasts


For more than 10 years, St. Louis Public Radio has broadcast St. Louis Symphony Orchestra concerts on Saturday nights at 8:00pm. Listen in St. Louis on 90.7 FM and streaming on the internet worldwide via the St. Louis Public Radio website. 

Concerts feature interviews with conductors, musicians, and SLSO staff. In 2020, broadcasts expanded beyond the traditional classical season to every Saturday night year-round, rebroadcasting previous SLSO concerts on nights when live SLSO concerts don't take place.  Broadcasts reach more than 500,000 listeners each season. 

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Original concert date: November 17, 2018 | Rebroadcast date: May 1, 2021

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Program:

Cristian Mācelaru, conductor
Andrew Cuneo, bassoon

Samuel BARBER Medea's Meditation and Dance of Vengeance
Christopher ROUSE Bassoon Concerto (World Premiere)
Aaron COPLAND Symphony No. 3


Original concert date: February 16, 2019 | Rebroadcast date: April 24, 2021

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Program:

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano
Dolora Zajick, mezzo-soprano
St. Louis Symphony Chorus | Amy Kaiser, director

Sergei PROKOFIEV Cinderella Suite
Sergei PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 2
Sergei PROKOFIEV Alexander Nevsky


Original concert date: March 4, 2017 | Rebroadcast date: April 17, 2021

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Program:

Bernard Labadie, conductor
Mark Sparks, flute

J.S. BACH Orchestral Suite No. 1
J.S. BACH Orchestral Suite No. 2
J.S. BACH Orchestral Suite No. 3
J.S. BACH Orchestral Suite No. 4


Original concert date: November 25, 2017 | Rebroadcast date: April 10, 2021

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Program:

Jun Märkl, conductor
Catalina Cuervo, soprano
Karen Gomyo, violin

Maurice RAVEL Alborada del gracioso
Ernest CHAUSSON Poème, op. 25
Pablo de SARASATE Carmen Fantasy
Manuel de FALLA El amor brujo
Maurice RAVEL Bolero


Upcoming broadcasts

May 8, 2021

Program:

David Robertson, conductor
Beth Guterman Chu, viola
Daniel Lee, cello
Karita Mattila, soprano

Richard STRAUSS Don Quixote (Fantastic Variations on a Theme of Knightly Character)
Richard STRAUSS Macbeth
Richard STRAUSS Final Scene from Capriccio

This concert was originally broadcast live on September 26, 2015.

May 15, 2021

Program:

Gemma New, conductor
Allegra Lilly, harp
Mark Sparks, flute

Thomas ADÈS Three Studies from Couperin
W.A. Mozart Concerto for Flute and Harp, K. 299
Richard STRAUSS Le Bourgeois gentilhomme Suite

This concert was originally broadcast live on April 6, 2019.

May 22, 2021

Program:

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Karen Gomyo, violin

Francis POULENC Les biches Suite
Sergei PROKOFIEV Violin Concerto No. 1
Sergei RACHMANINOFF Symphonic Dances

This concert was originally broadcast live on October 19, 2019.

May 29, 2021

Program:

Richard Egarr, conductor and harpsichord
Kristin Ahlstrom, violin
Andrea Kaplan, flute
Angie Smart, violin

G.F. HANDEL (compiled by Richard Egarr) Water Music Suite
G.F. HANDEL Sonata á 5, HWV 288
G.F. HANDEL Music for the Royal Fireworks
J.S. BACH Brandenburg Concerto No. 5
J.S. BACH Orchestral Suite No. 3

This concert was originally broadcast live on December 7, 2019.

June 5, 2021

Program: 

Hans Graf, conductor
Maureen Thomas, actress
Laurel Dantas, soprano
Debby Lennon, mezzo-soprano
DeWayne Trainer, tenor
St. Louis Symphony Chorus | Amy Kaiser, director

Gabriel FAURÉ Incidental Music from Shylock
Felix MENDELSSOHN A Midsummer Night's Dream Overture and Incidental Music

This concert was originally broadcast live on February 27, 2016.

June 12, 2021

Program:

John Storgårds, conductor
Marc-André Hamelin, piano

Erich KORNGOLD Tänzchen im alten Stil (Dance in the Old Style)
Maurice RAVEL Piano Concerto in G major
Piotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 4

This concert was originally broadcast live on November 11, 2017.

June 19, 2021

Program:

Michael Francis, conductor
Joshua Bell, violin

Edward ELGAR In the South (Alassio)
Max BRUCH Violin Concerto No. 1
Ralph VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Symphony No. 2, "A London Symphony"

This program was originally broadcast live on November 24, 2018.