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2024 Oregon Symphony Broadcasts

All Classical Radio is proud to amplify and uplift the musicians, artists, and ensembles of our vibrant regional cultural community.

We invite you to enjoy highlights from the Oregon Symphony’s 2023-2024 concert season right here on All Classical Radio. Join host Brandi Parisi at 89.9 FM in Portland or from anywhere in the world through the live player on our website to hear the performances listed below.

The sounds of the Pacific Northwest are thriving on All Classical Radio. In this limitless concert hall on the radio, you’ll discover exciting contemporary works by Gabriel Kahane, Carlos Simon, Timo Andres, James Wilson, Giancarlo Castro, and more performed by your Oregon Symphony–plus classical favorites by Beethoven, Saint-Saëns, Still, Tchaikovsky, Schubert, and many others.

Keep reading for a detailed program list for each episode.


All Classical Radio Presents
Oregon Symphony 2024 Concert Broadcasts

Mozart’s Requiem

Thursday, May 9, 2024 | 7:00 PM PT

  • Still: Darker America
  • James Wilson: Remnants for Poet and Orchestra
  • Mozart: Requiem
  • Learn more at orsymphony.org

Schubert & Strauss

Thursday, June 27, 2024 | 7:00 PM PT

  • Giancarlo Castro: Commission and World Premiere
  • Piazzola (arr. G. Moreira): Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
  • Schubert: Symphony No. 8, “Unfinished”
  • R. Strauss: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier
  • Learn more at orsymphony.org

Brahms’ First Symphony

Thursday, July 11, 2024 | 7:00 PM PT

  • Villa-Lobos: Ciranda das Sete Notas, Bassoon Concerto
  • Gabriela Smith: One
  • Brahms: Symphony No. 1
  • Learn more at orsymphony.org

PAST EPISODES

Enjoy each episode on demand in our Audio Archive for two weeks after the broadcast.

Gil Shaham Plays Tchaikovsky

(Aired April 4, 2024)

  • Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
  • Bruckner: Symphony No. 4, “Romantic”
  • Learn more at orsymphony.org

Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony

(Aired March 7, 2024 )

  • Beethoven: Egmont Overture
  • Timo Andres: The Blind Bannister, Piano Concerto
  • Carlos Simon: Fate Now Conquers
  • Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
  • Learn more at orsymphony.org

Mahler’s First Symphony

(Aired November 17, 2023)

  • Gabriel Kahane: Judith (World premiere and Oregon Symphony commission)
  • Saint-Saëns: Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
  • Ravel: Tzigane
  • Mahler: Symphony No. 1
  • Find program notes and more at orsymphony.org

Host Brandi Parisi spoke with Isaac Thompson, the Oregon Symphony’s newly appointed President and CEO. Hear their conversation below and on YouTube.


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Oregon Symphony

The Grammy-nominated Oregon Symphony ranks as one of America’s major orchestras. Led by Music Director David Danzmayr, the OSO presents more than 100 concerts annually, in tandem with award-winning education and community engagement programs. Entering its 126th season in 2022/2023, the Oregon Symphony is the oldest orchestra west of the Mississippi.

Learn more at orsymphony.org.


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