Stéphane Denève, Music Director of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, is loving springtime in St. Louis and continuing live concerts at Powell Hall. He spoke with John Clare to discuss “Peter and the Wolf”, featuring music by Igor Stravinsky and Sergei Prokofiev. Denève shares insights on conducting, the composers featured in this concert, and the idea of honoring moms on Mother’s Day. Find out more about the performances on May 7, 8, and 9 at or by calling 314.534.1700.

(Picture taken pre-Covid; courtesy of SLSO)