Recorded February 25, 1962, WGN Chicago Studios
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Frank Miller, longtime principal cello of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, is featured in Saint-Saëns’ First Cello Concerto in this WGN telecast from February 1962. The program continues with Associate Conductor Walter Hendl leading the CSO in Sinigaglia’s concert overture Le baruffe chiozzotte (Brawling in Chioggia) and closes with a suite from Stravinsky’s The Firebird.
SINIGAGLIA Le baruffe chiozzotte
SAINT-SAËNS Cello Concerto No. 1 in A Minor, Op. 33
Jim Conway interview with Frank Miller
STRAVINSKY Suite from The Firebird
Estate of Walter Hendl, Barbara Hendl
Estate of Frank Miller, Judith Justice
Dan Erdman, Media Burn Archive
Rosenthal Archives of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association