Tonight at 7:00 on "The Evening Concert" on WILL, FM-90.9 Yefim Bronfman is the piano soloist in Beethoven’s “Emperor” Piano Concerto with the San Francisco Symphony. Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas conducts. Also on the program: Strauss’ “Till Eulengspiegel’s Merry Pranks” and Mark Volkert’s “Pandora”.
The Evening Concert
Join us Thursday evening, July 24 at 7:00 p.m. for "The Evening Concert". Lorin Maazel passed away Sunday, July 13 at the age of 84. Maestro Maazel served as Music Director of the New York Philharmonic from 2002-2009 and was an important figure on and off the stage. To commemorate his legacy, WILL FM 90.9 will air the New York Philharmonic program that was originally aired on the occasion of Maazel’s 75th birthday on Thursday evening, July 24 at 7:00 p.m. The program features works composed and conducted by Maestro Maazel, with an incredible lineup of soloists.
Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL, FM-90.9, Mitsuko Uchida is the soloist in Schumann’s Piano Concerto in A Minor with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Music Director Riccardo Muti conducts. Also on the program, two of Schubert’s nine symphonies, the 3rd in D Major, and the 9th, the “Great” C Major Symphony.
Tonight at 7:00 on “The Evening Concert” on WILL, FM-90.9 it’s the “Ottoman Miracles” from the Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts. Howard Griffiths conducts the National Youth Orchestra of Germany in familiar works by Falla and Ravel, and “Ritual Dance” by Turkish composer Ahmed Saygun, whose works show “a mastery of Western musical practice, while incorporating traditional Turkish folk songs”.
This week [Monday, July 21 - Sunday, July 27] on the Evening Concert it’s “Ottoman Miracles” from the "2013 Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts", then Schumann’s Piano Concerto featuring Mitsuko Uchida with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Yefim Bronfman plays Beethoven’s “Emperor” Piano Concerto with the San Francisco Symphony; Thursday it’s a special remembrance of recently deceased conductor Lorin Maazel on “The New York Philharmonic This Week” and Chamber Music from Lincoln Center and Santa Fe on Sunday night.
Sunday night at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL-FM 90.9, it’s Mozart’s “Gran Partita” Serenade, Koechel 361 on “The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center” followed by one of the Bach Orchestral Suites and Beethoven’s Op. 29 String Quintet from “The Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival”.
Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM, 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. Yefim Bronfman is the piano soloist in Brahms’ 1st Piano Concerto with the New York Philharmonic. Also on the program, Maestro Maazel’s interpretation of Sibelius’ 2nd Symphony. You'll also find details on next week's broadcast of "The New York Philharmonic This Week" by clicking the 'continue' button.
Tonight at 7:00 on "The Evening Concert" on WILL, FM-90.9 David Fray is the piano soloist in Mozart’s 22nd Piano Concerto Kerchel 482 with the San Francisco Symphony. Asher Fisch guest conducts. Also on the program: Brahms’ 4th Symphony and Wagner’s “Prelude to Act I of ‘Lohengrin’”.
Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL-FM 90.9, guest conductor Ludovic Morlot conducts the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in “programmatic music” like Ravel’s “Rapsodie Espagnol” and Falla’s “Nights in the Gardens of Spain” featuring pianist Stewart Goodyear. Also on the program Osvaldo Golijov’s “Mariel” and Messiaen’s “Three Small Liturgies for Orchestra”.
Tonight at 7:00 on “The Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s the “Festival for Early Music, Cologne” on the Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts. You’ll hear excerpts from one of the earliest examples of English opera: Purcell’s “Dido and Aeneas”. Also on the program works by Byrd, Tallis, Dowland, and other composers of the era.