Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert it’s the Cleveland Orchestra. Guest conductor Gianandrea [John-ahn-dray-ah] Noseda leads the group in Rachmaninoff’s “Isle of the Dead” and Prokofiev’s “6th Symphony”. Also on the program Principal trombonist Massimo [MAAA-see-mo] La Rosa is the soloist in Nino Rota’s “Trombone Concerto”.
The Evening Concert
Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert Joshua Bell is the violin soloist in Glazunov's "Violin Concerto in A Minor" with the San Francisco Symphony. Vasily Petrenko guest conducts. Also on the program Shostakovich's "Festive Overture", Tchaikovsky's "Meditation" and Elgar's "1st Symphony".
Tonight at 7:00 on The Evening Concert it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. Alan Gilbert leads the group in ballet music by Stravinsky: “The Fairy’s Kiss” and “Petrushka”. Also on the program, selections from Tchaikovsky’s ballet, “The Nutcracker”. This is the program that was originally scheduled for broadcast on the Evening Concert Tuesday July 30th.
Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert it’s “Bachfest Leipzig” from the Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts. The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment plays Bach’s “Orchestral Suite in B Minor” and his “Concerto for Two Violins in D Minor”. Also on the program Mozart’s “40th Symphony” and music of Praetorius, and Schein.
Join us tonight at 7:00 for a very special Evening Concert: “Last Night of the Proms 2013”. It’s the world’s biggest classical music festival with Marin Alsop leading the BBC Orchestra in music of Rossini, Handel, Vaughan Williams and Bernstein. Also on the program, Britten’s rarely heard “The Building of the House”.
This week on the Evening Concert it’s the annual “Bachfest Leipzig” from Deutsche Welle Radio, then ballet music of Stravinsky from the New York Philharmonic; Wednesday Joshua Bell is the soloist in Glazunov’s “Violin Concerto” with the San Francisco Symphony, followed by Nino Rota’s “Trombone Concerto” from our new series of Cleveland Orchestra broadcasts. Friday it’s "Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper".
Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert we start a new series from the Cleveland Orchestra. Music Director Franz Welser-Most leads the group in Berlioz’ “ ‘Fantastic’ Symphony” and Hindemith’s Kammermusik No.1. Also on the program, Principal Oboist Frank Rosenwein is the soloist in Richard Strauss’ “Oboe Concerto”.
Tonight at 7:00 on The Evening Concert we start a new series from the San Francisco Symphony. Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas leads the orchestra in Brahms' "1st Symphony" and Beethoven’s “Leonore Overture No.3”. Also on the program, Yo-Yo Ma is the cellist in the Hindemith “Cello Concerto” by Hindemith.
Tonight at 7:00 on The Evening Concert Till Fellner is the soloist in Beethoven’s 1st Piano Concerto with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Manfred Honeck conducts. Also on the program, Dvorak’s "8th Symphony" and Haydn’s “Sinfonia Concertante in B-flat” featuring 4 “principal” players from the CSO. Even more from the program: Johann Strauss Jr.'s "Overture to 'Die Fledermaus'" and Beethoven's Overture to "Fidelio".
Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert it’s “A Classical Labor Day” from Illinois Public Media. Join me, Vincent Trauth, for two hours of classical music from the Friends of WILL Music Library, including American patriotic selections like Copland’s “Fanfare for the Common Man” and pieces directly related to “work” of some kind, like Verdi’s “Anvil Chorus” and Mendelssohn’s “Venetian Gondola Songs”.