Evening Concert

“A Tribute to Lorin Maazel” on “The New York Philharmonic This Week”


Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week” with “A Tribute to Lorin Maazel” the former Music Director that passed away last year. The program features excerpts from concert and studio recordings the Maestro made with the New York Philharmonic.  

Thursday March 12: The New York Philharmonic This Week (NYP #15-23)


A Tribute to Lorin Maazel  (all perfs are NYP/Maazel unless otherwise indicated)

All selections are excerpts unless noted with an * which are complete performances

Sibelius: Symphony No. 2. Mahler: Symphony No. 2. Mozart: Concerto for Flute & Harp
Mahler: Symphony No. 4. Tremaine: In the Park in Paree (Paul Tremaine and his Orchestra)
Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun (Klemperer/L.A. Philharmonic)
Wagner: Prize Song from Die Meistersinger von Numberg (Mischa Elman, Violin)
Tchaikovsky: Waltz from Symphony No. 5. Mozart: Overture to the Marriage of Figaro
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3 (Lorin Maazel, violin) Wagner: Prelude to Act III, Lohengrin
Wagner (arr Maazel): The Ring Without Words
*Ravel: Cat Duet from L'enfant et les sortileges (Isabel Leonard, mezzo; Ian Greenlaw, baritone; New York Choral Artists; Brooklyn Youth Chorus)
*Beethoven: Symphony No. 5, movement 1. Berg: Violin Concerto (Christian Ferras, violin)
Maazel: Monaco Fanfares. Maazel: Music for Cello and Orchestra (Ha-Na Chang, violin)
Maazel: Music for Flute and Orchestra (Robert Langevin, flute)
Maazel: Farewells
*Maazel: The Giving Tree (Ha-Na Chang, cello; Dietlinde Turban-Maazel, narrator)
Mozart: Symphony No. 40. *Kodaly: Dances of Galanta
Traditional: Folk songs recorded in Pyonyang
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9, From the New World
*Traditional: Arirang
*Puccini: Te Deum from Tosca (George Gagnidze, Scarpia; Hui He, Tosca; New York Choral Artists)
Bruckner: Symphony No. 8. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4
Mahler: Adagio from Symphony No. 10.
Mahler: Veni, Creator Spiritus from Symphony No. 8 (New York Choral Artists, Dessoff Symphonic Choir; Brooklyn Youth Chorus)
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5. Sibelius: Symphony No. 2.