Mondays at 8:00 pm
Revisiting the best Ravinia Festival performances of Summer 2019.
With Ravinia’s 2020 season canceled on account of COVID-19, WFMT is bringing you some of the highlight performances recorded at the Martin Theatre last summer. Programming highlights include recitals by soprano Angel Blue, tenor Matthew Polenzani, cellist Alisa Weilerstein, and more.
Alon Goldstein, piano
Goldstein presents a program tracing the influential legacy of Domenico Scarlatti.
Leonard Bernstein’s Songfest, a cycle of American poems for six singers, is performed by the Caroga Arts Ensemble conducted by Alexander Platt, with vocalists from the Steans Music Institute and three poet-readers from the Poetry Foundation.
Stile Antico, one of the world’s leading vocal ensembles, presents an imaginative program of sacred and secular choral music from Tudor England, recorded live at Ravinia Festival on June 18, 2019.