Franz Welser-Möst

Airs Monday, January 1, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week on the Cleveland Orchestra Franz Welser-Möst will lea the orchestra in a concert recorded at Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami featuring Mendelsohn's Symphony No. 4, “Italian” and Respighi's “The Pines of Rome.”

Airs Monday, November 20, 2017, at 1 p.m. This week on the Cleveland Orchestra, from the Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami, music director Franz Welser-Möst will be joined by mezzo soprano Jennifer Johnson Cano and the Seraphic Fire Vocal Ensemble for three Cantata's bu J.S. Bach; his Cantata No. 191 – “Gloria in excelsis Deo;” the Cantata No. 34 – “O ewiges Feuer;” and the Cantata No. 29 – “Wir danken dir Gott.” The the concert turns to Bruckner and a performance of his Symphony No. 7.

Airs Monday, November 6, 2017, at 1 p.m. This week on the Cleveland Orchestra, music director Franz Welser-Möst leads the orchestra the the Roman Triptych by Respighi, his Roman Festivals, Fountains of Rome, and The Pines of Rome. The concert will open with Beethoven's Symphony No. 8.

Airs Monday, November 28, at 1 p.m. Our final concert by the Cleveland Orchestra this season features one work, the monumental “Stabat Mater” by Antonine Dvorak with Franz Welser-Möst leading the orchestra and chorus along with guest soloists soprano Luba Orgonasova, mezzo-soprano Jennifer Johnston, tenor Norbert Ernst, and bass Eric Owens.

Airs Monday, September 12, at 1 p.m. On this week's concert from the Cleveland Orchestra, their celebration of Brahms concludes with pianist Yefim Bronfman returning to the stage for the Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 83. Music Director Franz Welser-Möst will open the concert with the Brahms Variations on a Theme of Haydn and in the center, an historic performance of the Brahms Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53 featuring Lorin Maazel, conducting and Contralto Jessye Norman.