The Evening Concert

Classic Mornings

7-9 PM Monday-Thursday & Sunday

Great performances from the great concert venues, 7 to 9 pm Monday thru Thursday, and Sunday, on WILL-FM.

Bach
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J.S. Bach’s “St. John Passion”

Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 it’s Carnegie Hall Live, celebrating their 10th Anniversary Season. You’ll hear a complete performance of J.S. Bach’s “St. John Passion” by the “Les Violins du Roy and La Chapelle de Quebec led by Bernard Labadie.

Marin Alsop
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Daniel Trifonov plays Prokofiev’s “3rd Piano Concerto”

Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on FM 90.9 it’s the “Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast”. Daniel Trifonov is the soloist in Prokofiev’s “3rd Piano Concerto”. Marin Alsop guest conducts.  Also on the program Frank Bridge’s “Lament” and Copland’s “3rd Symphony”.

Isaac Stern
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Isaac Stern plays Berg’s “Violin Concerto”

Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. From the Philharmonic archives you’ll hear Isaac Stern as the soloist in Berg’s “Violin Concerto”. Also on the program Berg’s “Lyric Suite” and Janacek’s “Glagolitic Mass”.

Debussy
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Evening Concert Listings for Mon Oct 18 - Sun Oct 24, 2021

This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Berg’s “Violin Concerto” from New York, Prokofiev’s “3rd Piano Concerto” from Chicago, Bach’s “St. John Passion” from Carnegie Hall, Chavez’s “2nd Symphony” from Los Angeles, then Sunday Debussy’s “Images for Piano” from Lincoln Center and music of Camargo Guarnieri on “Fiesta! With Elbio Barilari”.

Hilary Hahn
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Hilary Hahn plays Korngold’s “Violin Concerto”

Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. Hilary Hahn is the soloist in ’s Korngold’s “Violin Concerto”. Jaap van Zweden conducts. Also on the program Beethoven’s “7th Symphony”. 

Astor Piazzolla
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Evening Concert Listings for Mon Oct 11 - Sun Oct 17, 2021

This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Korngold’s “Violin Concerto” from New York, Rodrigo’s “Concierto de Aranjuez” from Chicago, Beethoven’s “4th  Piano Concerto” from Carnegie Hall, Gershwin’s “Concerto in F” from Los Angeles, then Sunday a string quartet by Wynton Marsalis from Lincoln Center and music of Piazzolla and others on “Fiesta! With Elbio Barilari”.

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