Raymond Leppard is the 11th of 12 guest conductors to lead the Alabama Symphony Orchestra this season. Mr. Leppard conducts the Masterworks series April 29th and 30th (Friday and Saturday night) at the Alys Stephens Center. The program features Brahmms' Symphony No. 4, Schumann's Piano Concerto in A Minor with soloist Angela Cheng and Mendelssohn's Overture to Victor Hugo's drama Ruy Blas .
Mr. Leppard spoke with WBHM's program director Michael Krall. A portion of this interview originally aired on Tapestry, WBHM's arts and culture program, on Thursday, April 28th at 6:30 p.m.. Clicking on the audio link above will take you to an extended interview.