Billings Symphony Live is an hour-long weekly program highlighting the best of the Billings Symphony Orchestra & Chorale. Narrated by Ken Gilstrap.
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Season 2 2019-2020
Season 1 2018-2019
Billings Symphony Live Episode 1. Air Date July 2, 2018
This episode features the music of England. Narrated by Ken Gilstrap and conducted by Maestra Anne Harrigan. All performances were recorded at the Alberta Bair Theater.
George Fredrick Handel’s Concerto Groso in D Minor
Franz Joseph Hayden’s London Symphony
William Walton’s Crown Imperial March
Sir Hubert Perry’s Jerusalem
Billings Symphony Live Episode 2. Air Date July 9, 2018
This episode features music with an Italian flair. Narrated by Ken Gilstrap and conducted by Maestra Anne Harrigan. All performances were recorded at the Alberta Bair Theater.
Gioachino Rossini’s The Barber of Seville Overture
Herbert Clark’s Carnival of Venice
Felix Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4, The Italian Symphony
Antonio Vivaldi’s Summer Concerto
Billings Symphony Live Episode 3. Air Date July 15, 2018
This episode features music from Northern Europe. Narrated by Ken Gilstrap and conducted by Maestra Anne Harrigan. Recorded at the Alberta Bair Theater on March 14, 2014.
Carl Nielsen’s Aladdin Suite, Opus 34
Andante Sostenuto’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, op.22
Performed by Emily Walker, piano
Sergei Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 5 in B-flat major op. 100
Billings Symphony Live Episode 4. Air Date July 23, 2018
This episode features music from Czech composer Anthony Dvorak
Mark Coppey , cello
Dvorak Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104
Casals Song of the Birds
Dvorak Symphony No. 8 in G, Op 88, IV
Billings Symphony Live Episode 5. Air Date July 30, 2018
Enjoy the music of Carmina
Billings Symphony Live Episode 6. Air Date August 6, 2018
This episode includes the music of some of the Masters!
George Fredric Handel: Allegro Deciso Form Water Music
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis – Ralph Vaughn Williams
Billings Symphony Live Episode 7. Air Date August 13, 2018
Borodin Polovetsian Dances
Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4
Billings Symphony Live Episode 8. Air Date August 20, 2018
Enjoy the Music of Beethoven and more!
Beethoven Symphony No3.
Elgar Pomp and Circumstance
Billings Symphony Live Episode 9. Air Date August 27, 2018
Erich Korngold – The Sea Hawk Suite
Sam Cardon – Nez Perce Camp/Rapids
Michael Dougherty – Trail of Tears Amy Porter Flute
Gustav Mahler – Symphony No. 2 Resurrection, Mvt. 1
Billings Symphony Live Episode 10. Air Date September 3, 2018
Mahler – Symphony No. 2 Resurrection, Movements. 2 – 5
Billings Symphony Live Episode 11. Air Date September 3, 2018
Beethoven – Piano Concerto No. 4
Chopin – Nocturne Op. 9, No. 2 in Eb Brian Ganz – Piano Oct 2015
Berlioz – Symphonie Fantastique Movements 4 & 5
Billings Symphony Live Episode 12. Air Date September 11, 2018
Karl Jenkins – The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace
Anne Harrigan, music director
Steven Hart, chorale director
Billings Symphony Chorale
Kimberly Gratland James – mezzo-soprano
Billings Symphony Live Episode 13. Air Date September 24, 2018
Richard Wagner – Introduction to Act III of Lohengrin
Felix Mendelssohn – Concerto in E minor for Violin and Orchestra, op. 64 Simone Porter – Violin
Bach Encore – Adagio from Sonata in G Minor
Ravel – Bolero