Evening Concert

Mozart to Debussy and many composers in between: the “Evening Concert” 8/30 to 9/5


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF AUGUST 30 – 31 – SEPT. 1 – 2 & 5, 2021


Monday, August 30: The New York Philharmonic This Week! (NYP 21-49)

Mutter & Francis Conduct Mozart and Rihm

Anne-Sophie Mutter, Conductor/Violin

MOZART: Violin Concerto No. 1

MOZART: Violin Concerto No. 3  

Wolfgang RIHM (b. 1952, Germany): Lichtes Spiel (Michael Francis, Conductor)

MOZART: Violin Concerto No. 5


Tuesday, August 31: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 21-36)

Barenboim Conducts Smetana & Wagner

Smetana: Má vlast

Wagner: Siegfried Idyll

Wagner: Prelude to Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg


Wednesday, September 1: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts 2020-21 (DWF 20-22)

Schwetzingen Festival: Nature in Music
Location: Rococo Hall, Schwetzingen Palace
Performed by: Academy of Early Music Berlin (1-3,6-8)
Concertmaster: Bernhard Forck (1-3,6-8)
Soloist: Fabian Müller, piano (4)
(1) CHERUBINI: Overture to the opera Lodoiska (09:32)
(2) MEHUL: Symphony No. 1 in G Minor (25:33)
(3) BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 5, 4thmovement (07:03)
(4) BRAHMS: Three Intermezzos for piano, op. 117: Nos. 1 and 2 (08:50)
(6) HOLZBAUER: Symphony in E-flat Major, op. 4 No. 3 (13:45)
(7) KNECHT: Le Portrait musical de la Nature ou Grande Symphonie (24:35)
(8) BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 6, 4th and 5th movements (13:37)

Thursday September 2: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 20-09)

CONDUCTOR: Michael Tilson Thomas

SOLOIST(S): Emanuel Ax, piano*

Julia Wolfe (b. 1958, USA): Fountain of Youth

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major, Opus 19*

Wagner: Siegfried Idyll

Berg: Three Pieces for Orchestra, Opus 6 [1929 revision]

[SFS fill: Samuel Carl Adams: Drift and Providence; SFS/MTT; 2012/03/08; Davies Symphony Hall]


Sunday September 5: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 21-50)

Schubert, Schubert Dream, Brahms

Schubert: Rondo in A major for Piano, Four Hands, D. 951; Yoko Nozaki, Emanuel Ax, piano

Steven Stucky: Allegretto quasi Andantino (Schubert Dream) for Piano, Four Hands (CMS Commission, World Premiere) Yoko Nozaki, Emanuel Ax, piano

Brahms: Trio No. 2 in C major for Piano, Violin and Cello, Op. 87

Anne-Marie McDermott, Ani Kavafian, violin; Carter Brey, cello

AND Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFE 21-10)

Claude Debussy: Cloches à travers les feuilles from Images Series II (1907)

(Haochen Zhang, piano (Performed August 1, 2019 at St. Francis Auditorium)

Franz Schubert: Fantasy in C Major for Violin and Piano, D. 934 (1827)

Daniel Phillips, violin; Haochen Zhang, piano (Performed July 17, 2018 at St. Francis Auditorium)

Franz Schubert: Sonata in A Minor for Arpeggione & Piano, D. 821 (1824)

Lynn Harrell, cello; Marc Neikrug, piano (Performed August 24, 2009 at Lensic Performing Arts Center)