Discover Classical’s Concert Nights with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra

Discover Classical and the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra are pleased to announce that every Saturday night, Discover Classical will broadcast a previously recorded concert from the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra for the southwest Ohio region to tune in and enjoy from the comfort of their homes. In this unprecedented time when concert halls are closed, Discover Classical and the Dayton Philharmonic are thrilled to partner together to bring the joy of music and maybe a little hope back into the lives of the greater Dayton community.

Concert Night with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra will air Saturday evenings at 8:00 pm on Discover Classical 88.1FM WDPR Dayton/ 89.9FM WDPG Greenville/ 89.1FM WUSO Springfield, and online at discoverclassical.org.

Concert Night with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra will showcase the following concert lineup:

NOVEMBER 14, 2020 at 8:00 pm
from January 2013
Weber: Oberon Overture
Warshauer: Tekeeyah (Haim Avitsur, trombone)
Copland: Symphony No. 3

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NOVEMBER 21, 2020 at 8:00 pm
from November 2006
Respighi: Fountains of Rome
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2 (Yakov Kasman, piano)
Schumann: Symphony No. 2
Intermission Interview: Yakov Kasman

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NOVEMBER 28, 2020 at 8:00 pm
from March 2008
Berlioz: Roman Carnival Overture
Cordero: Violin Concerto (Rachel Barton Pine, violin)
Sibelius: Symphony No. 7
Sarasate: Carmen Fantasy
Intermission Interview: Rachel Barton Pine

DECEMBER 5, 2020 at 8:00 pm
from September 2013
Stravinsky: Fireworks
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 (Sergey Babayan, piano)
Stravinsky: Rite of Spring
Intermission Interview: Richard Chenoweth

DECEMBER 12, 2020 at 8:00 pm
from May 2014
Sierra: A Joyful Overture
Schelle: Swashbuckler
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9
Intermission Interview: Amy Lassiter

DECEMBER 19, 2020 at 8:00 pm
from March 2014
Weber: Der Freischütz Overture
Rodriguez: The Dot and the Line  (Nancy Cartwrght, narrator)
Elfman-Bankey: The Simpsons Theme (Nancy Cartwright, actor)
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1
Intermission Interview: Robert Xavier Rodriguez

DECEMBER 26, 2020 at 8:00 pm
from November 2005
Wagner: Parsifal Good Friday Music
Schumann: Piano Concerto (Emile Naoumoff, piano)
Adams: Harmonielehre
Intermission Interview: Lloyd Bryant