Richmond Symphony Masterworks Concerts to Air
The Richmond Symphony Summer Concert Series begins on WCVE Public Radio Saturday, July 9 at 1:00 p.m. and will run over eight consecutive Saturdays, ending on August 27. The two-hour program is hosted by WCVE Public Radio’s Bobbie Barajas.
The series will feature the entire Masterwork Series from the 2010-2011 concert season and will also feature interviews with Richmond Symphony Music Director Steven Smith.
The programs in the series are:
- July 9 - Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9
- July 16 - Rachmaninoff and Stravinsky
- July 23 - Jefferson, In His Own Words
- July 30 - An Evening at the Opera
- August 6 - Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 1
- August 13 - Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 6
- August 20 - Murray Plays Mendelssohn
- August 27 - Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis
WCVE Public Radio has partnered with the Richmond Symphony for over a decade to provide local music to public radio audiences in central Virginia, and more recently to Heathsville and the Northern Neck.