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WGUC is pleased once again to present broadcasts of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra season.

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and 90.9 WGUC have expanded their concert broadcast partnership to create CSO In Concert. Live recordings of CSO concerts will air on 90.9 WGUC Sunday nights with weeklong streaming available on CSO website.

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Cerrone Brass Premiere & Ellington

Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 8 p.m.

Louis Langrée, conductor
Christopher Pell, clarinet; Robert Sullivan, trumpet; Christopher Olka, tuba
Originally performed on April 9-11, 2021


Gabriella Smith: Carrot Revolution
Christopher Cerrone: Concerto for Trumpet, Tuba and Orchestra
Copland: Concerto for Clarinet
Ellington: Night Creature

New Crowned Hope

Sunday, May 23, 2021 at 8 p.m.

Louis Langrée, conductor
Originally performed on April 24-25, 2021


Mozart: Overture to The Magic Flute
Mozart: Masonic Funeral Music
Mozart: Symphony No. 39 in E-flat Major

Portal To Romanticism

Sunday, May 30, 2021 at 8 p.m.

Louis Langrée, conductor
Christopher Sales, bassoon
Originally performed on April 24-25, 2021


Mozart: Symphony No. 25 in G Minor
Mozart: Bassoon Concerto in B-flat Major
Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G Minor

Reinhardt Conducts Mendelssohn's Italian

Sunday, June 6, 2021 at 8 p.m.

Ruth Reinhardt, conductor
Originally performed on May 14-16, 2021


Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1 in D Major, Classical
Grazyna Bacewicz: Concerto for String Orchestra
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Italian


Sunday, June 13, 2021 at 8 p.m.

John Morris Russell, conductor
Héctor Del Curto, bandoneón; Camille Zamora, soprano
Originally performed on February 27-29, 2021

Nobody swings like the Pops! Join JMR and the Pops for a program filled with favorites from the Great American Songbook, including standards at the core of mid-century American culture from icons like Ella Fitzgerald, Sam Cooke, Nat King Cole and more.

The Great Film Scores

Sunday, June 20, 2021 at 8 p.m.

Damon Gupton, conductor
Originally performed on May 7-9, 2021

Grab your popcorn and go! Pops Principal Guest Conductor Damon Gupton leads in a collection of celebrated film scores. Settle in for a program of music from cinematic favorites including Forrest Gump, Schindler's List, Lincoln, The Mission and more.

WGUC's live recorded broadcasts are supported by generous grants from the Louise Dieterle Nippert Musical Arts Fund of the Greenacres Foundation, The Willard and Jean Mulford Charitable Fund and The Victoria L. Memmel Charitable Fund of the Cambridge Charitable Foundation, and Catherine Feig.

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