The DSO performs the world premiere of "Smothered by Sky" by composer Loren Loiacono.
American composer Conor Brown debuts his piece How to Relax With Origami with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra.
Violinist Ehnes and composer Howard talk about the new Violin Concerto, and how they created it.
Fauré's brief Pavane is examined in this video, as well as the recently written concerto by James Newton Howard. Howard is well-known for this Oscar-winning film soundtracks.
Having performed Cindy McTee's "Solstice," principal trombone Kenneth Thompkins discussed his role in the DSO and performing a solo concerto.
Prior to Branford Marsalis's performance of Gabriel Prokofiev's Saxophone Concerto, the composer shared his thoughts on the work.
Saxophonist Branford Marsalis talks about playing jazz and classical music, the new saxophone concerto he played, and more.
The DSO performs Cindy McTee's "Double Play" during the 2017 Asia Tour Send-Off Concert. Live From Orchestra Hall webcast recorded on July 9, 2017.
The DSO performs Mohammed Fairouz's joyful Pax universalis during the 2017 League of American Orchestra's Conference. Live from Orchestra Hall webcast recorded on June 6, 2017.
Mason Bates performs his homage to techno's birthplace with the DSO during the 2017 League of American Orchestra's Conference. Live from Orchestra Hall webcast recorded on June 6, 2017.
Soprano Hila Plitmann joins the DSO for a performance of Grammy Award winning American composer John Corigliano's Mr. Tambourine Man, setting original music to seven poems by Bob Dylan. Live from Orchestra Hall webcast recorded on May 19, 2017.