Evening Concert

Concertos by Mozart and Sibelius and much more on this week’s “Evening Concerts”


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 27 – 28 – 29 – 30 & OCT 3, 2021


Monday, September 27: The New York Philharmonic (NYP 22-01)

Zweden Conducts Britten, Mozart, and Beethoven

BRITTEN: Sinfonia da Requiem

MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 23 (Inon Barnatan, Piano)

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 5


Tuesday, September 28: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 21-40)

Great Guest Soloists

Sibelius: Violin Concerto in D Minor, Op. 47 Jascha Heifetz, violin; Walter Hendl, conductor

Mahler: Songs of a Wayfarer Yvonne Minton, mezzo-soprano; Georg Solti, conductor

Strauss: Burleske in D Minor Byron Janis, piano; Fritz Reiner, conductor

Dvořák: Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104 Jacqueline du Pré, cello; Daniel Barenboim, conductor


Wednesday, September 29: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts 2020-21 (DWF 20-26) (Last in series)

Location: Beethoven Hall, Bonn  Performed by: Concentus musicus Vienna (1) Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Orchestre Nationale de France (2) Conductor: Kurt Masur
Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela (3) Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment (4) Conductor: Sir Roger Norrington
Vienna Philharmonic (5) Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle Soloist: Alfred Brendel, piano
(1) HAYDN: Symphony No. 85 in B-flat Major (The Queen), 1st movement (13:13)
(2) FRANCK: Symphony in D Minor, 2nd and 3rd movements (20:23)
(3) BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7 in A Major, op. 92: 2nd, 3rd and 4th movements (25:29)
(4) BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 6, 1st movement (14:52)
(5) BEETHOVEN: Piano concerto No. 4 in G Major, op. 58 (32:10)


Thursday September 30: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 20-13)

Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen

Purcell (arr. Steven Stucky): Funeral Music for Queen Mary (after Purcell)

Britten: Les Illuminations, Opus 18 (Julia Bullock, soprano)

Ravel: Three Poems of Stéphane Mallarmé (Julia Bullock, soprano; Alexander Barantschik, Violin; Dan Carlson, Violin; Jonathan Vinocour, Viola; Peter Wyrick, Cello; Tim Day, Flute; Catherine Payne, Piccolo; Carey Bell, Clarinet; Jerome C. Simas, Bass clarinet; John Wilson, Piano) Ravel: Mother Goose -- Music for the Ballet

[SFS fill: Sibelius: Symphony No. 3 in C Major. SFS/MTT 2016-09-15; Davies Symphony Hall]


Sunday October 3: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 22-02)

The Royals

Geminiani: Concerto Grosso in D minor for Two Violins, Viola, Cello, Strings, and Continuo, after Corelli's Op. 5, No. 12, “La Follia” Paul Huang, Violin Solo I; Ani Kavafian, Violin Solo II; Yura Lee, Viola Solo; Daniel McDonough, Cello Solo; Chad Hoopes, Violin I; Danbi Um, Violin II; Pierre Lapointe, Viola; Mihai Marica, Cello; Anthony Manzo, Double Bass; Jiayan Sun, Harpsichord

Bach: Selections from Musical Offering, BWV 1079 Sooyun Kim, Flute; Orion String Quartet (Daniel Phillips, Violin; Todd Phillips, Violin; Steven Tenenbom, Viola; Timothy Eddy, Cello)

Marcello: Concerto in C minor for Trumpet, Strings, and Continuo Gábor Boldoczki, Trumpet; Paul Huang, Violin I (chair 1); Danbi Um, Violin I (chair 2); Ani Kavafian, Violin II (chair 1); Chad Hoopes, Violin II (chair 2); Pierre Lapointe, Viola (chair 1); Yura Lee, Viola (chair 2); Daniel McDonough, Cello (chair 1); Mihai Marica, Cello (chair 2); Anthony Manzo, Double Bass; Jiayan Sun, Harpsichord

Corelli: Concerto Grosso in F major for Two Violins, Cello, Strings, and Continuo, Op. 6. No. 2

Ani Kavafian, Violin Solo I; Chad Hoopes, Violin Solo II; Mihai Marica, Cello Solo; Danbi Um, Violin I; Paul Huang, Violin II; Yura Lee, Viola (chair 1); Pierre Lapointe, Viola (chair 2); Daniel McDonough, Cello; Anthony Manzo, Double Bass; Jiayan Sun, Harpsichord

Vivaldi: Concerto in G major for Violin, Strings, and Continuo, RV 310

Gábor Boldoczki, Trumpet; Ani Kavafian, Violin I (chair 1); Chad Hoopes, Violin I (chair 2); Danbi Um, Violin II (chair 1); Paul Huang, Violin II (chair 2); Yura Lee, Viola (chair 1); Pierre Lapointe, Viola (chair 2); Mihai Marica, Cello (chair 1); Daniel McDonough, Cello (chair 2); Anthony Manzo, Double Bass; Jiayan Sun, Harpsichord


Fiesta! With Elbio Barilari (FST 21-27) I

sland Hopping Host Elbio Barilari takes you on a musical trip to the many islands in Latin America and Spain. Featuring some of his favorite composers, we will visit the Canary Islands, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Guadeloupe, and Grenada.