Evening Concert

The “Evening Concert”, Monday through Thursdays and Sundays at 7 pm


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF MAR 22 – 23 – 24 – 25 & 28, 2021


Monday March 22: The New York Philharmonic This Week! (NYP 21-26)

The program differs from the one listed in Patterns Magazine per NYP change.

Repeat broadcast, dated references at the beginning and end of program.

Alan Gilbert Conducts Ravel, Bernstein, Tchaikovsky, and others

RAVEL: Alborada del gracioso

BERNSTEIN: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story

TCHAIKOVSKY: Piano Concerto No. 1. Yefim Bronfman, piano

VIVALDI: Concerto for Four Violins. Sheryl Staples, violin; Michelle Kim, violin; Marc Ginsberg, violin; Lisa E. Kim, violin

DEBUSSY: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun

RAVEL: Bolero


Tuesday, March 23: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 21-13)

Pierre Boulez Conducts Mahler, Bartók, & Stravinsky

Mahler: Totenfeier      

Bartók: Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta

Stravinsky: The Firebird


Wednesday, March 24: Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra (MSO 20-12)

CONDUCTOR: Edo de Waart  SOLOIST(S): Johannes Moser, cello

Britten: Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op. 33a

Shostakovich: Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major for Cello and Orchestra, Opus 107

Encore: Bach: Sarabande from Cello Suite No. 1 in G major, BWV 1007. Johannes Moser, cello

Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Opus 27


Thursday March 25: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO 20-21_12)

Manfred Honeck, conductor; Christina Landshamer, soprano; Robin Blaze, counter-tenor; Paul Appleby, tenor; Paul Armin Edelmann, baritone; Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh; Betsy Burleigh, director

HANDEL: Messiah


Sunday March 28: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 21-27)

France, Russia, Italy

Poulenc: Sonata for Flute and Piano

Adam Walker, Flute; Michael Brown, Piano

Tchaikovsky: Sextet for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Two Cellos, Op. 70, “Souvenir de Florence (Italy)”

Cho-Liang Lin, Violin I; Erin Keefe, Violin II; Paul Neubauer, Viola I; Hsin-Yun Huang, Viola II; Dmitri Atapine, Cello I; Colin Carr, Cello II

Early Music With Sara Schneider (EMN 20-40)  

Music for Holy Week

We're highlighting music for Holy Week in this edition of Early Music Now, including selections from New York Polyphony’s new release, And the sun darkened. We’ll hear pieces by Loyset Compère, Josquin des Prez, and more. We'll also hear portions of an oratorio for Holy Week by Luigi Rossi and a setting of Stabat Mater by William Cornysh. Our featured performers include New York Polyphony, Les Arts Florissants, and The Sixteen.

Pierre de la Rue: O salutaris. New York Polyphony

Loyset Compère: Crux triumphans. New York Polyphony

Josquin des Prez: Tu pauperum refugiam. New York Polyphony

William Cornysh: Stabat Mater. The Sixteen

Adrian Willaert: Pater noster-Ave Maria. New York Polyphony

Luigi Rossi: Oratorio per la Settimana Santa (selections). L’aura soave Cremona

Dieterich Buxtehude: Durch Adams Fall ist ganz verderbt. Harald Vogel, organ