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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. Live broadcasts are also simulcast on Classic 107.3. Listen in St. Louis on 90.7 FM, 107.3 FM, or stream on the internet worldwide via St. Louis Public Radio or Classic 107.3. Hosted by Lauren Eldridge Stewart, Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology at Washington University, and Rod Milam, broadcasts include intermission interviews with SLSO musicians and staff, and guest artists.


Listen again

Interviews with artists, as well as select performances, are available for unlimited streaming. Navigate to your favorite part by using the  icon in the media player.

Original broadcast date: January 21, 2023

Interviews with:

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Kevin Puts, composer
Hélène Grimaud, piano

Original broadcast date: January 14, 2023

Interviews with:

Cristian Măcelaru, conductor
Alice Sara Ott, piano
Julia Paine, SLSO bassoon

Original broadcast date: December 10, 2022

Interviews with:

Jane Glover, conductor
David Halen, SLSO Concertmaster
Thomas Jöstlein, SLSO Associate Principal Horn

Original broadcast date: December 3, 2022

Interviews with:

Laurence Cummings, conductor
John Matthew Myers, tenor

Original broadcast date: November 26, 2022

Interviews with:

Xian Zhang, conductor
Julie Thayer, SLSO horn player
George Li, piano

Upcoming broadcasts

January 28, 2023

Bernstein and Sibelius

Stéphane Denève, conductor
James Ehnes, violin

James LEE III Visions of Cahokia (World Premiere | SLSO commission)
Leonard BERNSTEIN Serenade (after Plato's Symposium)
Jean SIBELIUS Symphony No. 2

Intermission interviews include Stéphane Denève, James Lee III, and James Ehnes.

February 11, 2023

Tchaikovsky and MacMillan

Sir James MacMillan, conductor
Nicola Benedetti, violin
Cally Banham, English horn

Nikolai RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Russian Easter Overture
James MacMILLAN Violin Concerto No. 2 (First SLSO performance)
James MacMILLAN The World's Ransoming (First SLSO performance)
Pyotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY Francesca da Rimini

Intermission interviews include Sir James MacMillan and Nicola Benedetti.

February 18, 2023

Debussy, Ravel, and Marsalis

Stéphane Denève, conductor
Nicola Benedetti, violin

Claude DEBUSSY Scottish March on a Popular Theme
Wynton MARSALIS Violin Concerto (First SLSO performance)
Claude DEBUSSY Ibéria
Maurice RAVEL La Valse

Intermission interviews include Stéphane Denève and Nicola Benedetti.

March 4, 2023

Schumann's "Rhenish" Symphony

Stephanie Childress, conductor
Peter Henderson, piano

Oswald HUỲNH Gia Đình (First SLSO performances)
Joseph HAYDN Keyboard Concerto No. 11, Hob. XVIII (First SLSO performances)
Robert SCHUMANN Symphony No. 3, “Rhenish”

Intermission interviews include Stephanie Childress.