Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM, 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. The concert opens with Dvorak’s Carnival Overture and ends with Tchaikovsky’s 4th Symphony. Also on the program just-retired-this-June, Philharmonic Concertmaster Glenn Dicterow plays Bartok’s 1st Violin Concerto with the group .
The Evening Concert
Tonight at 7:00 on "The Evening Concert" on WILL, FM-90.9 Jonathan Biss is the soloist in Robert Schumann’s “Piano Concerto in A Minor” with the San Francisco Symphony. Roberto Abbado guest conducts. Also on the program: Schumann’s “Genoveva Overture” and Schubert’s “Third Symphony”.
Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL FM-90.9, Christian Tetzlaff is the soloist in Dvorak’s “Violin Concerto” with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Esa-Pekka Salonen guest conducts. Alos on the program: Janacek’s “Sinfonietta” and “Overture to to ‘The Fall of the House of Usher’”.
Tonight at 7:00 on WILL, FM-90.9 we present a special “Evening Concert”: “A Classical Labor Day”. I’m Vincent Trauth. Won’t you please join me for American patriotic works like Copland’s “Fanfare for the Common Man” and other pieces related to “work” of some kind, like Verdi’s “Anvil Chorus” and Mendelssohn’s “Venetian Gondola Songs”.
This week on the Evening Concert we start with “A Classical Labor Day” from Illinois Public Media, then Christian Tetzlaff plays Dvorak’s Violin Concerto with the CSO; Wednesday Jonathan Biss plays Schumann’s Piano Concerto with the San Francisco Symphony; Thursday it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week” and Sunday, Chamber Music from Lincoln Center.
Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL, FM-90.9, pianist Wu Han and cellist David Finckel are featured in Dvorak’s Op. 87 Piano Quartet on “The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center”, followed at 8:00 by the “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” with the third “Philharmonic Festival: The Beethoven Piano Concertos”. Yefim Bronfman plays Beethoven’s “Emperor” Piano Concerto and is the pianist in the “Triple Concerto” with the New York Philharmonic. Music Director Alan Gilbert conducts.
Tonight at 7:00 on "The Evening Concert" on WILL, FM-90.9 Gautier Capucon is the soloist in Dvorak’s “Cello Concerto” with the San Francisco Symphony. Juraj Valcuha guest conducts. Also on the program: Kodaly’s “Dances of Galanta” and Bartok’s “Suite from ‘The Wooden Prince’”, and an encore led by Music Director MTT (Michael Tilson Thomas), Varese's "Ameriques".
Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL FM-90.9, Spanish conductor Pablo Heras-Casado makes his Chicago Symphony Orchestra guest conducting debut in Ravel’s “Le Tombeau de Couperin” and Falla’s Suite to “El Amor Brujo” (Love, the Magician). Also on the program: Debussy’s “Toy Box” ballet music.
Tonight [tomorrow night] at 7:00 on WILL, FM-90.9 we present a special “Evening Concert”: “Hershey Felder in ‘Maestro: The Art of Leonard Bernstein’”. Felder combines first-person narrative with the compositions of Bernstein and others to draw us deeply into the maestro’s fascinating life of tragedy, triumph, and music.