Evening Concert

Evening Concert Listings Mon Nov 29 - Sun Dec 5, 2021


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF NOV. 29 – 30 – DEC. 1 – 2 & 25, 2021


Monday, November 29: The New York Philharmonic (NYP 22-10)

Gilbert Conducts Lindberg, Brahms, and Berlioz

CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert


BRAHMS: Violin Concerto in D Frank Peter Zimmerman, Violin

BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14


Tuesday, November 30: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 21-49)

Semyon Bychkov & Edward Gardner

Tchaikovsky: Manfred Symphony, Op. 58. Semyon Bychkov, conductor

Wagner: Overture to Rienzi .Edward Gardner, conductor

Nielsen: Symphony No. 4, Op. 29 (Inextinguishable). Edward Gardner, conductor


Wednesday, December 1: Carnegie Hall Live (10TH Anniversary Season) (CHL 21-09)

French Program

Leif Ove Andsnes, piano: Debussy - Images

Munich Philharmonic, Valery Gergiev, conductor, Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano: Ravel - Piano Concerto in G

Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique, Sir John Eliot Gardiner, conductor: Berlioz - Death of Cleopatra

San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor: Ravel - Daphnis and Chloe


Thursday December 2: Los Angeles Philharmonic (LAP 21-09)

CONDUCTOR: Esa-Pekka Salonen SOLOIST: Carolin Widmann, violin

Hindemith: Rag Time (on a theme of J.S. Bach)

Weill: Violin Concerto

Bach/Schoenberg: 2 Chorale Preludes: “Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele,” BWV654 “Komm, Gott Schöpfer, heiliger Geist,” BWV 667

Hindemith: Symphony: Mathis der Maler


Sunday December 5: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 22-11) CMS PRE-EMPTED

Hanukkah Lights 2021 from NPR

[Hanukkah is Sunday, November 28, 2021, sunset, to Monday, December 6, 2021, sunset.]

For the 31st anniversary of Hanukkah Lights, Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz revisit old favorites from authors Sholem Aleichem, Rebecca Newberger Goldstein, Ellen Orleans, Lia Pripstein and Clement Clarke Moore.


Fiesta! With Elbio Barilari (FST 21-36)

Orquesta Sinfónica del Estado de México

Founded by conductor Enrique Bátiz in 1971 the Orquesta Sinfónica del Estado de México or the Symphony Orchestra of the State of Mexico is one of the most important orchestras in the world. They have travelled worldwide as well as being one of the great supporters of Latin American music. Host Elbio Barilari will pick some of his favorite Latin American compositions recorded by the distinguished orchestra.

All selections are performed by the Orquesta Sinfónica del Estado de México; Enrique Bátiz, conductor

José Pablo Moncayo: Huapango.

Carlos Chávez: Sinfonía India.

Silvestre Revueltas: Ventanas; Caminos; Cuauhnáhuac

Joaquin Rodrigo: Concierto Andaluz: I. Tiempo de Bolero