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Brian Newhouse's Top 5 Symphonies

Posted at 8:22 AM on August 11, 2011 by Daniel Gilliam

brian newhouseBrian Newhouse, host of the Minnesota Orchestra broadcasts, has 5 favorites. And here they are:

"...and now, you're going to meet a real American composer..." (listen for the "Minnesotan accent"!)