Radio Broadcasts


Experience highlights from the Seattle Symphony concert season with Classical 98.1 KING FM. Tune in on the first Friday of every month at 9pm for an exclusive radio broadcast from the Seattle Symphony with KING FM host Dave Beck. Listen on the dial in Seattle at 98.1 FM or online at king.org/listen.

Please note that this schedule is subject to change. For the latest information, visit king.org.


Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition

Friday, November 1, at 9PM

Marc Albrecht, conductor
Daniel Müller-Schott, cello

Wagner Overture and Venusberg Music from Tannhäuser
Dvořák Cello Concerto
Mussorgsky Pictures at an Exhibition

Recorded live at Benaroya Hall on September 26, 28 and 29, 2019.


Mozart Jupiter Symphony

Friday, December 6, at 9PM

Thomas Dausgaard, conductor
Claire Chase, flute

J.S. Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
Olga Neuwirth Aello - ballet mécanmorphe (U.S. Premiere)
Mozart Symphony No. 41, “Jupiter”

Recorded live at Benaroya Hall on October 10 and 12, 2019.


Schumann Piano Concerto

Friday, January 3, at 9PM

Cristian Măcelaru, conductor
Beatrice Rana, piano

Anna Clyne Within Her Arms
Schumann Piano Concerto
Mendelssohn Symphony No. 3, “Scottish”

Recorded live at Benaroya Hall on October 24 and 26, 2019.


Stravinsky The Rite of Spring

Friday, February 7, at 9PM

Thomas Dausgaard, conductor

Scriabin The Poem of Ecstasy
Stravinsky The Rite of Spring

Recorded live at Benaroya Hall on November 21 and 23, 2019.


Dvořák Symphony No. 8

Friday, April 3, at 9PM

Thomas Dausgaard, conductor
Gidon Kremer, violin

Tcahikovsky Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Weinberg Violin Concerto
Dvořák Symphony No. 8

Recorded live at Benaroya Hall on February 6 and 8, 2020.


Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5

Friday, May 1, at 9PM

Eun Sun Kim, conductor
Elisa Barston, violin

Prokofiev Classical Symphony
Price Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 5

Recorded live at Benaroya Hall on March 12 and 14, 2020.


Strauss Salome

Friday, June 5, at 9PM

Thomas Dausgaard, conductor
Gun-Brit Barkmin, soprano
Michaela Martens, mezzo-soprano
Peter Bronder, tenor

Strauss Don Juan
Strauss Tod und Verklärung (“Death and Transfiguration”)
Strauss Salome Part II

Recorded live at Benaroya Hall on March 19 and 21, 2020.


Bernstein Songfest

Friday, July 3, at 9PM

Thomas Dausgaard, conductor
Hannah Lash, harp
Valerie Muzzolini, harp
Tracy Cantin, soprano
Chrystal E. Williams, mezzo-soprano
Sarah Larsen, mezzo-soprano
Ben Bliss, tenor
Kevin Deas, bass-baritone

Daniel Kidane "Dream Song" (U.S. Premiere)
Hannah Lash Peril of Dreams for Two Harps and Orchestra (World Premiere)
Bernstein Songfest

Recorded live at Benaroya Hall on April 23 and 25, 2020.