Tchaikovsky http://redriverradio.org en Metropolitan Opera: Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin http://redriverradio.org/post/metropolitan-opera-tchaikovsky-s-eugene-onegin <p><strong>Airs Saturday, January 18 at 12 noon.&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The 2013-14 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin. &nbsp;Valery Gergiev conducts the performance, which features soprano Anna Netrebko as the naive heroine Tatiana, baritone Mariusz Kwiecien as the aristocratic title character, and tenor Piotr Beczala as the poet Lenski. Mezzo-soprano Oksana Volkova sings the role of Tatiana’s sister, Olga, and Alexei Tanovitski sings Prince Gremin. This cast opened the Met season with this new production last fall. Eugene Onegin will be heard over the Toll Brothers-Metropolitan Opera International Radio Network.</span></p><p> Sat, 18 Jan 2014 18:00:00 +0000 38743 at http://redriverradio.org Metropolitan Opera: Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin San Francisco Symphony http://redriverradio.org/post/san-francisco-symphony-14 <p><strong>Airs Monday, January 6 at 11 a.m.</strong> On this week’s concert by the San Francisco Symphony, Charles Detoit takes the podium and will be joined by violinist Arabella Steinbacher for Tchaikovsky's Violin Concert in D Major, Op. 35. The orchestra itself serves as soloist in Bartok's Concerto for Orchestra. The concert opens with music by Igor Stravinsky and a performance of his Le Chant du rossignol. To fill out the hour, music director Michael Tilson Thomas leads the orchestra in A Parade by Lou Harrison.</p><p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 17:00:00 +0000 38294 at http://redriverradio.org San Francisco Symphony A Journey Through The Nutcracker http://redriverradio.org/post/journey-through-nutcracker-0 <p><strong>Airs Tuesday, December 24 at 7 p.m.&nbsp;</strong>Classical New England's James David Jacobs goes behind the scenes for Boston Ballet's The Nutcracker, uncovering the secrets of Tchaikovsky's masterpiece with conductor Jonathan McPhee, cast members, and the audience at the Boston Opera House. The story – and the music – unfolds as never before in this gripping narrative.</p><p> Tue, 24 Dec 2013 13:00:00 +0000 37925 at http://redriverradio.org A Journey Through The Nutcracker A Journey Through The Nutcracker http://redriverradio.org/post/journey-through-nutcracker <div><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Tuesday, December 17 at 1 p.m.&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Classical New England's James David Jacobs goes behind the scenes for Boston Ballet's The Nutcracker, uncovering the secrets of Tchaikovsky's masterpiece with conductor Jonathan </span>McPhee<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, cast members, and the audience at the Boston Opera House. The story – and the music – unfolds as never before in this gripping narrative.</span></div><p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 19:00:00 +0000 37454 at http://redriverradio.org A Journey Through The Nutcracker San Francisco Symphony http://redriverradio.org/post/san-francisco-symphony-11 <p><strong>Airs Monday, December 9 at 11 a.m. &nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on the San Francisco Symphony, conductor Herbert Blomstedt will be joined by pianist Garrick Ohlsson for the Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-Flat Major by Mozart. Then maestro&nbsp;</span>Blomstedt<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> will lead the orchestra in the Symphony No. 5 by Tchaikovsky and the Symphony No. 3 by </span>Sibelius<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Sun, 08 Dec 2013 17:00:00 +0000 36981 at http://redriverradio.org San Francisco Symphony