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Listen: Violinist Joshua Bell and the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra perform Bruch

Violinist Joshua Bell performed Max Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1 alongside the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra.Courtesy the artist


St. Paul Chamber Orchestra - Nov. 12, 2022

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November 14, 2022

On Saturday, Nov. 12, violinist Joshua Bell returned as a special guest with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, where he performed Max Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1. He also directed the orchestra from the concertmaster chair for two contrasting symphonies: W.A. Mozart's Symphony No. 25 and George Bizet’s Symphony No. 1. Listen to the concert now!

Program

Joshua Bell, conductor/violin
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: Symphony No. 25
MAX BRUCH: Violin Concerto No. 1
GEORGES BIZET: Symphony No. 1


Previous Concerts

On Saturday, Oct. 1, pianist and composer Conrad Tao made his St. Paul Chamber Orchestra debut in a program built around Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s monumental Piano Concerto No. 24.

The concert opened with Ruth Crawford-Seeger’s Music for Small Orchestra, which framed a program containing a Renaissance madrigal by Carlo Gesualdo, a sunny keyboard concerto by C.P.E. Bach and a cryptic work for viola and piano by Morton Feldman. Listen now!

October 1st 2022 SPCO Concert with Conrad Tao

Conrad Tao, conductor/piano
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Hyobi Sim, viola *

RUTH CRAWFORD SEEGER: Music for Small Orchestra
CARLO GESUALDO: Resta di darmi noia from Madrigals, Book 6
CARL PHILIPP EMANUEL BACH: Piano Concerto in D
MORTON FELDMAN: The Viola in My Life 3 *
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 24


Upcoming concert broadcasts

MENDELSSOHN’S SCOTTISH SYMPHONY WITH TABEA ZIMMERMANN
Saturday, November 12, 2022, 8 p.m.

Tabea Zimmermann, conductor/viola
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra

FANNY MENDELSSOHN-HENSEL: Symphony No. 25
JOHANN NEPOMUK HUMMEL: Violin Concerto No. 1
FELIX MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 1

SANG YOON KIM PLAYS CRUSELL’S SECOND CLARINET CONCERTO
Saturday, April 15, 2023, 8 p.m.

Sang Yoon Kim, clarinet
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra

JOSEF SUK: Meditation on the Old Bohemian Chorale
BERNHARD CRUSELL: Clarinet Concerto No. 2
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART: Symphony No. 40

SEASON FINALE: BEETHOVEN’S PASTORAL SYMPHONY WITH GÁBOR TAKÁCS-NAGY
Saturday, June 10, 2023, 8 p.m.

Gábor Takács-Nagy, conductor
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Sang Yoon Kim, clarinet

CLAUDE DEBUSSY, ARR. GEOFFREY GORDON: Première Rhapsodie (First Rhapsody) **
EDVARD GRIEG: Quartet for String Orchestra in G Minor
LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 6 (Pastoral)

** World Premiere, SPCO Commission

For more information regarding St. Paul Chamber Orchestra concerts, visit their official website.