Evening Concert

Start a new week of Evening Concerts with Mahler and end it with Vivaldi


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 13 – 14 – 15 – 16 & 19, 2021


Monday, September 13: The New York Philharmonic This Week! (NYP 21-51)

Sir Colin Davis, Roschmann, and Bostridge

Sir Colin Davis, Conductor

Dorothea Roschmann, Soprano; Ian Bostridge, Tenor

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Opus 36

MAHLER: Des Knaben Wunderhorn

[NYP fill: WAGNER: Rienzi Overture (Zubin Mehta, conductor)]


Tuesday, September 14: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 21-38)

de Waart Conducts Beethoven

Beethoven: Overture to Leonore No. 3, Op. 72b

Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 55 (Eroica)

[CSO fill: Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68 (Pastoral) (Bernard Haitink, conductor)]


Wednesday, September 15: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts 2020-21 (DWF 20-24)

Schwetzingen Festival: Sabine Meyer & Schubert's Octet

Location: Rococo Hall of Schwetzingen Palace, Schwetzingen
Performed by: Quatuor Modigliani (1,2,3,4,6) Quatour ebene (5)
Sabine Meyer, clarinet (6) Bruno Schneider, horn (6) Dag Jensen, bassoon (6) Yann Dubost, double bass (6)

(1) STRAVINSKY: Three pieces for string quartet: No.1: Danse (00:56)
(2) STRAVINSKY: Three pieces for string quartet: No.2: Excentrique and No. 3: Cantique (05:20)
(3) DEBUSSY: String quartet in G Minor, op. 10: 1st and 2nd movements (10:32)
(4) DEBUSSY: String quartet in G Minor, op. 10: 4thth movement (06:50)
(5) BEETHOVEN: String quartet No. 4 in C Minor, op. 18, No. 4 (23:36)
(6) SCHUBERT: Octet in F Major, D. 803 (58:11)


Thursday September 16: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 20-11)

CONDUCTOR: Herbert Blomstedt

Beethoven: Symphony No. 2 in D major, Opus 36

Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Opus 98

[SFS fill: Tchaikovsky: Serenade in C Major (Alexander Barantschik, c.)  2009-04-29; Davies Symphony Hall]


Sunday September 19: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 21-52)


Beethoven: Variations in E-flat major for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 44 Op. 162

Orion Weiss, Piano; Sean Lee, Violin; Paul Watkins, Cello

Brahms: Sextet No. 1 in B-flat major for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Two Cellos, Op. 18

Sean Lee, Violin I; Alexander Sitkovetsky, Violin II; Matthew Lipman, Viola I; Richard O'Neill, Viola II; Keith Robinson, Cello I; David Finckel, Cello II

AND Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFE 21-12)

Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto in F Major for Three Violins, Strings and Continuo, RV 551 (1711)  Jennifer Gilbert, Harvey de Sousa, & Soovin Kim, solo violins; Guillermo Figueroa & LP How, violins; Margaret Dyer Harris, violas; Kajsa William-Olsson, cello; Leigh Mesh, double bass; Paolo Bordignon, harpsichord

(Performed August 11, 2018 at Lensic Performing Arts Center)

Leo Ornstein: Piano Quintet, Op. 92 (1927) Marc-André Hamelin, piano; Johannes String Quartet: Soovin Kim & Jessica Lee, violins; Choong-Jin Chang, viola; Peter Stumpf, cello

(Performed August 14, 2015 at St. Francis Auditorium)