Evening Concert

This week’s “Evening Concert"s start with Gershwin and end with Dvorak


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF JULY 5 – 6 – 7 – 8 & 11, 2021


Monday, July 5: The New York Philharmonic This Week! (NYP 21-41)

An American Celebration with Bramwell Tovey (Repeat broadcast, some dated references)

The New York Philharmonic; Bramwell Tovey

Smith, John Stafford: The Star-Spangled Banner

Porter, Cole/ Bennett, Robert Russell/ Kostelanetz, Andre: Salute to Broadway: Kiss Me Kate, (Selections): Wunderbar; Why Can't You Behave; Another Openin', Another Show; Were Thine That Special Face; I Sing of Love; So in Love
Rodgers, Richard/ Bennett, Robert Russell: South Pacific, a Symphonic Scenario: Some Enchanted Evening; Younger than Springtime; Happy Talk

Loewe, Frederick/ Bennett, Robert Russell: My Fair Lady (Orchestral Excerpts): I Could Have Danced All Night; With a Little Bit of Luck; On the Street Where You Live
Gershwin: Catfish Row: Symphonic Suite in Five Parts

U.S. Marines Drum & Bugle Corps; Major Brian Dix

Dix, Brian: Tour of Duty
Copland, Aaron/ Dix, Brian: Selections from Appalachian Spring
Anderson, Leroy/ Rulapaugh: Fiddle-Faddle
Styne, Jule/ Dix, Brian: Funny Girl: Don't Rain on My Parade
Dix, Brian: Reveille
Sousa, John Philip/ Crawford, Truman: Semper Fidelis
Kander, John/ Crawford, Truman: New York, New York
Sousa, John Philip/ Bulla, Stephen/ Dix, Brian: The Washington Post March
Dix, Brian/ Bulla, Stephen: Birth of a Drum Corps
Bulla, Stephen: Armed Forces Medley
Sousa, John Philip/ Bulla, Stephen/ Dix, Brian: The Stars and Stripes Forever
The New York Philharmonic; Alan Gilbert, conductor; Thomas Hampson
Copland: Selections from Old American Songs


Tuesday, July 6: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 21-28)

Muti Conducts Brahms & Franck

J. Strauss, Jr.: Overture to Indigo and the Forty Thieves

Verdi: Ballet Music from Macbeth

Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73

Franck: Symphony in D Minor


Wednesday, July 7: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts 2020-14 (DWF 20-14)

Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival, part one

Location: Pronstorf Country Estate, Schleswig-Holstein
Performed by: NDR Elbphilharmonie orchestra (1,2,4,6)
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Soloists: Martin Grubinger (3)
Sol Gabetta, cello (5)
Kristian Bezuidenhout, piano (5)
Sabine Meyer, clarinet (6)
Reiner Wehle, basset horn (6)
Daniel Müller-Schott, cello (7)
Annika Treutler, piano (7)

(1) BACH: Violin concerto in A Minor, BWV 1041, adapted for mandolin (11:27)
(2) GRIEG: From Holberg's Time, suite op. 40, version for strings (19:48)
(3) ISHII: Thirteen drums (10:14)
(4) BOIELDIEU: Harp concerto in C Major, arranged for strings by Arthur Lilienthal (21:41)
(5) BEETHOVEN: Sonata No. 3 in A Major for cello and piano, op. 69 (19:12)
(6) MENDELSSOHN: Concert piece No. 1 for clarinet, basset horn and orchestra, arranged by Rainer Schottstädt
(7) DVORAK: Romantic pieces, op. 75

Thursday July 8: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 20-01) (First in series)

Mahler: Symphony No. 6 in A minor. Michael Tilson Thomas (MTT), conductor
[SFS fill: Mahler: Symphony No. 10: Adagio. SFS/MTT; 1996-09-25: Davies Symphony Hall]

Sunday July 11: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 21-42)

Early Works

Bridge: Novelletten for String Quartet

Shanghai Quartet, String Quartet (Weigang Li, Violin I; Yi-Wen Jiang, Violin II; Honggang Li, Viola; Nicholas Tzavaras, Cello)

Ligeti: Sonata for Cello

Dmitri Atapine, Cello

Mendelssohn: Quartet in C minor for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 1 Wu Qian, Piano; Chad Hoopes, Violin; Paul Neubauer, Viola; Gary Hoffman, Cello


AND Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFE 21-02) (New series)

Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg No. 6 B-flat Major, BWV 1051 (1721)

(1685 – 1750) Cynthia Phelps & Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, violas; Clive Greensmith, cello; Ronald Thomas & Eric Kim, playing the viola da gamba parts on cello; Leigh Mesh, double bass; Kathleen McIntosh, harpsichord

(Performed August 23, 2014 at Lensic Performing Arts Center)

Antonín Dvořák: String Sextet in A Major, Op. 48 (1878)

(1841 – 1909) Dover Quartet (Joel Link & Bryan Lee, violins; Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, viola; Camden Shaw, cello) Steven Tenenbom, viola; Eric Kim, cello

(Performed August 17, 2016 at Lensic Performing Arts Center)