Evening Concert

Evening Concert programs for the week of Mon Feb 14 - Sun Feb 20, 2022


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF FEB. 14 – 15 – 16 – 17 & 20, 2022


Monday, February 14: New York Philharmonic (NYP 22-21)

NYP Playlist: Reflections on Love

Prokofiev: Romeo at Juliette’s Tomb. New York Philharmonic/Lorin Maazel, cond.

Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 “Romantic” mvmt IV. New York Philharmonic/Alan Gilbert, cond.

Massenet: Pourquoi me Reveiller. Lucian Pavarotti, ten., New York Philharmonic/Leone Magiera, cond.

Scriabin: Symphony No. 4 “Poem of Ecstasy”. New York Philharmonic/ Dimitri Mitropoulos, cond.

Fauré: Pelleas et Mélisande Suite. New York Philharmonic/Lorin Maazel, cond.

Schoenberg: Pelleas et Mélisande, mvmt I. New York Philharmonic/Alan Gilbert, cond.

Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet - Fantasy Overture. New York Philharmonic/Alan Gilbert, cond.

Wagner: Siegfried – Idyll. New York Philharmonic/Alan Gilbert, cond.

Tchaikovsky: Waltz from Sleeping Beauty. New York Philharmonic/André Kostelanetz


Tuesday, February 15: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 22-07)

Muti Conducts Shostakovich 6

Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage Overture, Op. 27

Rands: DREAM for Orchestra

Liszt: Mazeppa, Symphonic Poem No. 6

Schoenberg: Transfigured Night, Op. 4

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 54


Wednesday, February 16: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO 21-22_07)

Honeck conducts Schubert’s 9th Symphony

Manfred Honeck, conductor

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Overture to “Idomeneo”

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Flute Concerto No. 1 (Lorna McGhee, flute)

[Fill: Johann Sebastian Bach’s Sonata No. 3 in C Major for Solo Violin, BWV 1005; Lorna McGhee, flute]

Franz Schubert’s Symphony No. 9, “The Great”;

[Fill: Excerpt from Franz Schubert’s Rondo in A Major for Violin, D. 438; Pinchas Zukerman, conductor/violin]


Thurs. Feb. 17: This Week fr. China’s National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA 22-07 of 13)

LI Huanzhi: Spring Festival Overture. NCPA Orchestra; LÜ Jia, conductor

Britten: Simple Symphony, Op. 4. NCPA Orchestra; LI Xincao, conductor

Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1 in D Major, Op. 25, “Classical”. NCPA Orchestra; LI Xincao, conductor

Waeber-Diaz, Jacqueline: Improvisation on A Chinese Folksong (excerpt). Jenny Lin, piano

Chen Gang: The Sunshine Spreads on Tashkurghan. Beijing SO/ TAN Lihua, conductor; GAO Can, violin

Schoenberg: Transfigured Night, Op. 4. NCPA Orchestra; LI Xincao, conductor

Beethoven: Coriolan Overture, Op. 62. NCPA Orchestra; LÜ Jia, conductor

Wagner: Overture to Tannhäuser, WWV 70. NCPA Orchestra; YU Feng, conductor


Sunday February 20: Chamber Mus. Soc. of Lincoln Center (CMS 22-22)

Back to Bach

Mozart: Piano Trio in E major, K. 542. Charles Treger, Violin; Aldo Parisot, Cello; Richard Goode, Piano

Mozart: Duo in G major for Violin and Viola, K. 423. Ani Kavafian, Vln.; Ida Kavafian, Vln.

Bach: Keyboard Concerto in G minor, BWV 1058. Jeremy Denk, Pno.; Kristin Lee, Violin I; Adam Barnett‐Hart, Violin I; Jessica Lee, Violin I; Erin Keefe, Violin II; Sean Lee, Violin II; Ani Kavafian, Violin II; Richard O'Neill, Viola; Paul Neubauer, Viola; Nicholas Canellakis, Cello; Fred Sherry, Cello; Edgar Meyer, Double Bass


Fiesta! With Elbio Barilari (FST 21-47)

Fresh Ink 2022

Classical music in the 20th and 21st century has had a strong presence throughout Latin America. Host, Elbio Barilari share some of the most interesting and beautiful music to come out of Latin America in the past decade. Including Benjamín Rivera, Arturo Márquez, Roberto Sierra, Eugenio Toussaint, Robert X. Rodriguez.

Gabriela Ortiz: Three Haikus. Carla Lopez-Speziale, mezzo-soprano; Alejandro Escuer, flute; Natalia Perez, cello
Leonardo Coral: Sonata para Violín y Piano. María Teresa Frenk, piano; Viktoria Horti, violin
Elbio Barilari: Toccata Gaucha. Susan Merdinger, piano
Fernando Vazquez: Ballade in F-sharp Minor (Excerpt). Susan Merdinger, piano