Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM … it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. Artist-In-Residence Emanuel Ax plays Haydn’s “Piano Concerto No. 11 in D Major”. Alan Gilbert conducts. Also on the program Gilbert’s arrangement of Leinsdorf’s arrangement of Wagner’s music from “The Ring” cycle.
The Evening Concert
Tonight at 7:00 on "The Evening Concert" on WILL-FM, it’s the Los Angeles Philharmonic led by guest conductor and composer John Adams. It’s an all-American-music program with Michael Gordon’s “Sunshine of Your Love”, written in 1999, Terry Riley’s “At the Royal Majestic” which was written just last year…., and John Adams “Naïve and Sentimental Music” from 1998.
Tonight at 7:00 on WILL-FM’s, “Evening Concert” Cristian Macelaru conducts Stravinsky “Miniatures”. CSO Principal Clarinetist John Bruce Yeh is the soloist in the “Three Pieces for Clarinet Solo”. Also on the program the “Suite No.1 for Small Orchestra, the Pulcinella Suite, Three Japanese Lyrics, and the “Cat’s Cradle Songs”.
Tonight at 7:00 on “The Evening Concert” on WILL-FM: it’s “Canyengue” on “Fiesta!. The word Canyengue is Brazilian slang from the African Ki-Kongo language which means “melting with the music.” Host Elbio Barilari explains the African influence on Latin American concert music with music by Camargo Guarnieri, Lamarque Pons, Amadeo Roldan, Ricardo Lorenz and others.
“The Evening Concert”, weeknights at 7:00 Monday through Friday and Sunday evenings on WILL, FM 90.9 features long-running series from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the new York Philharmonic and others. This week it’s “Fiesta!, Latin American Music with Elbio Barilari”, then the Chicago Symphony Orchestra as Cristian Macelaru conducts Stravinsky miniatures, the Los Angeles Philharmonic featuring three living American composers, “The New York Philharmonic This Week” with Artist-in-Residence Emanuel Ax in Haydn’s 11th Piano Concerto; “Prairie Performances” and Sunday, “The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center” AND our latest addition for summer-only “The Santa Fe Chamber Music Series”.
Tonight at 7:00 on "The Evening Concert" on WILL-FM 90.9 it's music of Bedrich Smetana and Australian composer Brett Dean (b. 1961) on "The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center". Following that, at 8:00, we've added another hour of chamber music for the summer months: "The 2013 Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival". The Festival opens with music of Alfredo Piatti, Anton Arensky, and Gustav Mahler.
[Thursday night] Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM … it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week” with an archive program featuring “The Maestro”, Leonard Bernstein, leading the orchestra in Mussorgsky’s “Khovanshchina: Prelude: Dawn on the Moskva River”, Shostakovich’s 7th Symphony and Borodin’s In the Steppes of Central Asia.
Tonight at 7:00 on "The Evening Concert" on WILL-FM, it’s the Los Angeles Philharmonic led by guest conductor James Conlon. Garrick Ohlsson is the soloist in perhaps the most-beloved of all of Mozart’s piano concertos, the 21st in C, K.467. Also on the program, concentration-camp-copmoser Erwin Schulhoff’s “Scherzo from the 5th Symphony”.
Tonight at 7:00 on WILL-FM’s, “Evening Concert” CSO Principal Oboist Eugene Izotov is the soloist in Bohuslav Martinu’s “Oboe Concerto” with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Maestro Riccardo Muti conducts. Also on the program Wagner’s “Flying Dutchman” Overture, Scriabin’s “The Divine Poem” and Haydn’s 34th Symphony.
Tonight at 7:00 on “The Evening Concert” on WILL-FM: it’s “Salzburg Festival 2013”. Cornelius Mester conducts the ORF Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra of Vienna in Mahler’s 4th Symphony with soprano Dorothea Roschmann as soloist in the final movement. Also on the program, music of Smetana, Britten and Harrison Birtwhistle’s “Violin Concerto” with Christian Tetzlaff as soloist.