Evening Concert

This week on the “Evening Concert” music by Beethoven, Mahler, and others


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF MAY 31 – JUNE 1 – 2 – 3 & 6, 2021


Monday May 31: The New York Philharmonic This Week! (NYP 21-36)

Kahane Conducts Bach, Mozart, and Beethoven

Bach: Concerto for Violin and Oboe; Sheryl Staples, violin; Liang Wang, oboe; Jeffrey Kahane, harpsichord

Mozart: Symphony No. 33

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1; Jeffrey Kahane, soloist

[NYP fills: Vivaldi: Concerto for Four Violins; Alan Gilbert, conductor; Sheryl Staples, violin; Michelle Kim, violin; Marc Ginsberg, violin; Lisa E. Kim, violin.

Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun; Alan Gilbert, conductor.

Ravel: Bolero; Alan Gilbert, conductor]


Tuesday, June 1: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 21-23)

Orozco-Estrada conducts Mahler 3
Mahler: Symphony No. 3 in D Minor. Andrés Orozco-Estrada, conductor; Kelley O'Connor, soprano; Women of the Chicago Symphony Chorus; Anima Young Singers of Greater Chicago


Wednesday, June 2: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts 2020-2021 (DWF 20-09)

Rolandseck Festival

 Location: Little Beethoven Hall in Bonn (1,4); Spa Hall in Bad Honnef (2,3)
Performed by: Elena Bashkirova, piano (1); Eldbjorg Hemsing, violin (1); Yamen Saadi, violin (1);
Sara Ferrández, viola (1); Oren Shevlin, cello (1); Robert Gronschild, double bass (1);
Michelangelo String Quartet (2); Yamen Saadi, violin (3); Mishka Rushdie Momen, piano (3);
Mairead Hickey, violin (3); Vashka Delnavazi, violin (3); Sara Ferrández, viola (3);
Alexander Warenberg, cello (3); Mihaela Martin, violin (4); Frans Helmerson, cello (4);
Plamena Mangova, piano (4)
(1) MOZART: Piano concerto No. 13 in C Major, K. 415
(2) BEETHOVEN: String Quartet No. 11 in F Minor, op. 95, fourth movement
(3) CHAUSSON: Concerto for violin, piano and string quartet (40:02)
(4) BEETHOVEN: Piano trio No. 7 in B-flat Major, op. 97 (Archduke) (35:55)


Thursday June 3: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO 20-21_22)

William Steinberg, conductor; Ella Lee, soprano; Joanna Simon, mezzo-soprano; Richard Kness, tenor; Thomas Paul, bass; Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh

Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9

[PSO fills: Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5, 4th movement; Mariss Jansons, conductor;

Mozart’s Overture to “The Abduction from the Seraglio;” Otto Klemperer, conductor]


Sunday June 6: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 21-37)

Romantic Bridge

Schubert: Fantasie in F minor for Piano, Four Hands, D. 940, Op. 103

Ken Noda, Piano I; Wu Han, Piano II

Schumann: Quintet in E-flat major for Piano, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello, Op. 44

Gilbert Kalish, Piano; Ani Kavafian, Violin I; Francisco Fullana, Violin; Che-Yen Chen, Viola; Dmitri Atapine, Cello

AND Early Music With Sara Schneider (EMN 20-50)

Tallis & Co.

This week's edition of Early Music Now presents music by Thomas Tallis and his continental contemporaries like Nicolas Gombert, Jacques Arcadelt, Pierre de Manchicourt, and Clemens non Papa. Our performers include the Huelgas Ensemble, Doulce Memoire, and the Brabant Ensemble.

Thomas Tallis: Incipit lamentation. The Hilliard Ensemble
Pierre de Manchicourt: Magnificat secondi toni. The Brabant Ensemble
Clemens non Papa (Jacob Clement): Ecce quam bonum (motet) The Brabant Ensemble
Clemens non Papa (Jacob Clement): Als ick riep met verlanghen; Welsalich zyn se hier op aerden; Hoort myn ghebet o Heere. Huelgas Ensemble
Nicolas Gombert: O Crux, spendidior; Quam pulchra es. The Hilliard Ensemble
Jacques Arcadelt: Tout au rebours; Vous n’aurez plus mes yeux; Amour se plaint. Doulce Memoire
Chansons Ricercar