MONDAY: Brass Tracks: Spotlighting the sometimes surprising lyricism of the loudest members of the orchestral family
TUESDAY: Guest conductor Paul Goodwin of the Academy of Ancient Music leads members of the Symphony in an encore broadcast from January 2015, featuring vocal and instrumental music by Bach and Mozart.
WEDNESDAY: “What’s New” Wednesday: new Brahms from Joshua Bell and Steven Isserlis, the latest from the Dover Quartet (coming to town), Itzhak Perlman and Martha Argerich team up for Schumann, and brand-new Debussy from the San Francisco Symphony.
THURSDAY: Classical Eccentrics: great music oddballs like Peter Warlock, Alexander Scriabin, Erik Satie and the great American maverick Charles Ives (on his birthday).
FRIDAY: Pop Classics: concert works based on the great hits of the 90s – that is, the 1790s, 1890s and 1990s – and more!