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:

OCTOBER 10, 2020 at 8:00 pm
from January 2015
Stella Sung: Loco-Motion
Bruch: Scottish Fantasy (Jessica Hung, violin)
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 10
Intermission Interview: Stella Sung

OCTOBER 17, 2020 at 8:00 pm
from November 2010
Berlioz: Waverly Overture
Chopin: Polonaise in C-Sharp Minor, op. 26, #1 (Janina Fialkowska, piano)
Chopin: Prelude in F-Sharp Minor, op. 28 (Janina Fialkowska, piano)
Chopin: Prelude in A-Flat Major (Janina Fialkowska, piano)
Schumann: Faschingsschwank aus Wien (Janina Fialkowska, piano)
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 (Janina Fialkowska, piano)
Intermission Interview: Janina Fialkowska – Part I

Listen here to the Neal’s full Intermission Interview with Janina Fialkowska.

OCTOBER 24, 2020 at 8:00 pm
from November 2010
Liszt: Les Préludes
Mendelssohn: Songs without Words (Janina Fialkowska, piano)
Chopin: Waltz in A-Flat Major, op. 34, #1 (Janina Fialkowska, piano)
Chopin: Mazurka in A Minor, op. 59, #1 (Janina Fialkowska, piano)
Chopin: Scherzo #1 in B minor, op. 20 (Janina Fialkowska, piano)
Chopin: Piano Concerto #1 (Janina Fialkowska, piano)
Intermission Interview: Janina Fialkowska – Part II

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Listen here to the Neal’s full Intermission Interview with Janina Fialkowska.

OCTOBER 31, 2020 at 8:00 pm

Special Halloween Show with excerpts from DPO PhilharMonster Concerts from October 2013 and October 2018
Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons, Autumn (Jessica Hung, violin)
Grieg: In the Hall of the Mountain King
Rodriguez: A Colorful Symphony (Paul Helfrich, narrator)
Ginastera: Estancia, Malambo
Wendel: Trick or Treat
Stookey: The Composer is Dead (Paul Helfrich narrator)

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NOVEMBER 7, 2020 at 8:00 pm
from March 2015
Britten: War Requiem

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

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

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

DECEMBER 5, 2020 at 8:00 pm
from September 2013
Stravinsky: Fireworks
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto #3 (Sergey Babayan, piano)
Stravinsky: Rite of Spring

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

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

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