Jupiter String Quartet with instruments

Evening Concert - February 06, 2013

Jupiter String Quartet, plus the 2012 Gilmore International Keyboard Festival

Tonight starting at 7:00 on The Evening Concert it’s ‘The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’. The University of Illinois’ String Quartet-in-Residence, the Jupiter String Quartet, plays Beethoven’s “Harp” Quartet on the program. At 8:00 it’s the 2012 Gilmore International Keyboard Festival.

Evening Concert - February 04, 2013

The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Tonight, it’s the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra led by music director Edo de Waart. On the program: Schumann’s 4th Symphony in D minor and Mahler’s 1st Symphony in D major. You’ll also hear a work by Arnold Schoenberg, Transfigured Night, from the period before his 12-tone compositions.

Leif Ove Andsnes

Evening Concert - January 31, 2013

Pianist Leif Ove Andsnes Plays Beethoven’s 1st

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra music director Manfred Honeck leads the group on a musical trip to Vienna with waltzes and polkas of the Strauss family and the Merry Wives of Windsor Overture by Nicolai. Pianist Leif Ove Andsnes, pictured, is the soloist in Beethoven’s First Piano Concerto.

Peter Serkin

Evening Concert - January 30, 2013

Peter Serkin Performs Beethoven’s Diabelli Variations

Tonight, it’s The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center with Beethoven’s Opus 16 Quintet for Winds and Piano and Mendelssohn’s 1st String Quartet. At 8 pm, it’s the 2012 Gilmore International Keyboard Festival featuring pianist Peter Serkin playing the complete Beethoven Diabelli Variations.

Riccardo Muti conducting

Evening Concert - January 29, 2013

CSO Performs Dvorak’s 5th Symphony

Tonight, it’s the Chicago Symphony Orchestra led by music firector Riccardo Muti.  On the program: Dvorak’s 5th Symphony and Mendelssohn’s 4th Symphony, the “Italian”.  You’ll also hear Respighi’s Roman Festivals and Martucci’s Notturno.

Edo de Waart

Evening Concert - January 28, 2013

Milwaukee Symphony Performs “Water” Concerto

 The Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, led by music director Edo de Waart, performs Schubert’s 5th Symphony and Brahms' 2nd Symphony. You’ll also hear Tan Dun’s “Water” Concerto for Water Percussion and Orchestra as well as Saint-Saens’ Symphonic Poem: Omphale’s Spinning Wheel.

Gabriela Montero in front of piano

Evening Concert - January 24, 2013

Pianist Gabriela Montero Plays Prokofiev

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Performs Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 1, and then is joined by pianist Gabriela Montero for Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3.

Emanuel Ax at piano

Evening Concert - January 23, 2013

Chamber Music and Keyboard Festival

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center performs Bach's Sheep May Safely Graze with Leon Fleischer at the piano, and Bach's Violin Concerto in E with soloist ida Kavafian. At the 2012 Gilmore International Keyboard Festival, Emanuel Ax performs Copland's Piano Variations.

Evening Concert - January 22, 2013

Pianist Jan Lisiecki Performs Schumann

The youngest artist to sign a contract with the prestigious record label Deutsche Grammophon, Lisiecki performs Robert Schumann's Piano Concerto in A minor with the New York Philharmonic. Also on the program are Sibelius' Symphony No. 3 and Symphony No. 7.

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