The WFMT Orchestra Series

Series produced by The WFMT Radio Network

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The WFMT Orchestra Series is a year-round series that combines exceptional orchestras from across the country and around the world. Each quarter, listeners will hear fantastic concerts, including the LA Phil (Summer), Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra (Fall), San Francisco Symphony (Spring), and a scintillating variety in the Winter Quarter, including orchestras from Europe, the UK, California, and China. Each episode is intended to be broadcast the week it releases, but some exceptions can be made for stations that wish to air an orchestra later in the year. Contact us for details.

The WFMT Orchestra Series is a year-round series that combines exceptional orchestras from across the country and around the world. Each quarter, listeners will hear fantastic concerts, including the LA Phil (Summer), Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra (Fall), San Francisco Symphony (Spring), and a scintillating variety in the Winter Quarter, including orchestras from Europe, the UK, California, and China in 2024. Listings for upcoming broadcasts can be found on our website at https://radionetwork.wfmt.com/programs/wfmt-orchestra-series/ .

Each episode is intended to be broadcast the week it releases, but some exceptions can be made for stations that wish to air an orchestra later in the year. Contact us for details.


Additional Files

91 Pieces

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On this week's L.A Philharmonic concert broadcast, a song of the night and a musical journey from dusk till dawn. Guest conductor David Robertson l...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2022
  • Length: 01:59:01
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A beloved American violin concerto is played by soloist Hilary Hahn, featuring two beautiful movements and one terrifyingly virtuosic one. Plus, Dv...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2022
  • Length: 01:59:01
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The balance of beauty and chaos is this week's theme. Metacosmos by Anna Thorvaldsdottir begins the program, before pianist Sergio Tiempo excites w...

  • Added: Aug 08, 2022
  • Length: 01:59:01
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On this week's L.A Philharmonic Broadcast, conductor laureate Esa-Pekka Salonen is back in town to perform music of his countryma Jean Sibelius. Pl...

  • Added: Aug 03, 2022
  • Length: 01:59:01
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On this week's broadcast, we'll mix old classics with a world premiere! Guest conductor Elim Chen takes the stand for Mendelssohn's sunny "Italian"...

  • Added: Jul 25, 2022
  • Length: 01:59:01
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On this week's broadcast, we'll "Take the A Train" for a program of symphonic music by the jazz master - Duke Ellington. Enjoy selections from Elli...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2022
  • Length: 01:59:01
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What is the role of a concerto? Composer Julia Adolphe attempts to answer this question in her brand new violin concerto "Woven Loom, Silver Spindl...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2022
  • Length: 01:59:01
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Ravel's "Bolero" caps off a program of Mozart, Brahms and Mussorgsky on this week's LA Philharmonic concert broadcast! Pianist Sunwook Kim is this ...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2022
  • Length: 01:59:01
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A world premiere of a piece inspired by the L.A Philharmonic! A timeless classic performed by a rising star pianist. This week on the WFMT Orchestr...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2022
  • Length: 01:59:01
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On this week's Los Angeles Philharmonic concert broadcast, it's LA Phil principal trumpet, Thomas Hooten, giving the first ever performance of a ne...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2022
  • Length: 01:59:01
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The WFMT Orchestra Series kicks off the very first set of programs with the Los Angeles Philharmonic presenting a stunning set of 13 concert broadc...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2022
  • Length: 01:59:01