Evening Concert

Music from Mozart to Dvorak and many in between: The “Evening Concert”


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF JUNE 28 – 29 – 30 – JULY 1 & 4, 2021


Monday, June 28: The New York Philharmonic This Week! (NYP 21-40)

Gilbert (Alan, conductor) & Andsnes Perform Mozart, Webern, and Schumann

WEBERN: Im Sommerwind

MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 23 (Leif Ove Andsnes, Piano)

WEBERN: Symphony, Op. 21

SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 2


Tuesday, June 29: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 21-27)

Alsop (Marin, conductor) & Hahn

Brahms: Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80

Sibelius: Violin Concerto in D Minor, Op. 47 (Hilary Hahn, violin)

Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 27


Wednesday, June 30: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts 2020-2021 (DWF 20-13)

Location: Philharmonie, Berlin (1,2,4,5)
Performed by: Berlin Philharmonic (1,5)
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra (3)
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra (4)
Soloist: Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin (1,2,3)
Conductors: Kirill Petrenko (1,4,5)
Manfred Honeck (3)
Vladimir Jurowski (4)
(1) BERG: Violin concerto "In Memory of an Angel"
(2) BARTOK: Solo sonata: Presto
(3) BRITTEN: Violin Concerto in D Minor, op. 15, 3rd movement
(4) STRAUSS: Metamorphoses
(5) DVORAK: Symphony No. 5 in F Major, op. 76


Thursday July 1: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO 20-21_26) (Last in series)

Manfred Honeck, conductor; Robert Levin, piano; William Caballero, horn

Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 20

[Encore: Improvisation in the style of Mozart; Robert Levin, piano]

Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 1

Mozart: Symphony No. 41, “Jupiter;”

[Fill: Menuetto from  Mozart’s Symphony No. 29; Pinchas Zuckerman, conductor]


Sunday July 4: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 21-41)

20th Century Milestones

Cage: Selected Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Piano (Gilles Vonsattel, Piano)

Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring for Piano, Four Hands (Orion Weiss, Piano I; Michael Brown, Piano II)


AND Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFE 21-01) (New series)

Dowland (1563 – 1626): “Come, Heavy Sleep” for Tenor & Guitar (1597) (Paul Appleby, tenor; Meng Su, guitar)

(Performed August 7, 2019 at St. Francis Auditorium)

Dowland (1563 – 1626): Pavana lachrymae (ca. 1612) (arr. Wiliam Byrd) (Peter Serkin, piano)

(Performed August 16, 2016 at St. Francis Auditorium)

Dvořák (1841 – 1904): Piano Quintet in A Major, Op. 81 (1887) (Peter Serkin, piano; Dover Quartet: Joel Link & Bryan Lee, violins; Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, viola; Camden Shaw, cello)

(Performed August 22, 2016 at Lensic Performing Arts Center)