Evening Concert

Evening Concert Weekly Listings Mon. Apr. 4 - Sun. Apr. 10, 2022


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF APR. 4 – 5 – 6 – 7 & 10, 2022


Monday, April 4: New York Philharmonic (NYP 22-28)

Sibelius, Lulu, and The Death of Cleopatra

SIBELIUS: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 43. Zubin Mehta, conductor

BERLIOZ: The Death of Cleopatra. Jenny Tourel, mezzosoprano; Leonard Bernstein, conductor

BERG: Lulu‐Suite. Angelina Réaux, soprano; Kurt Masur, conductor

LISZT: Mephisto Waltz.  Kurt Masur, conductor


Tuesday, April 5: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 22-14)

Muti Conducts Mazzoli & Tchaikovsky Pathétique

Missy Mazzoli (b. 1980, USA): These Worlds in Us

Liadov: Dance Symphony

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74 (Pathétique)

[CSO fill: Stravinsky: Four Studies. (and) Scriabin The Poem of Ecstasy, Op. 54 Pierre Boulez, conductor]


Wednesday, April 6: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO 21-22_14)

Manfred Honeck, conductor; Emanuel Ax, piano

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 17

[Encore: Frederic Chopin: Waltz in A flat Major Op. 34, No. 1]

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Overture-fantasy

[Fill: Ludwig van Beethoven: Romance in F Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 50; Heinz Wallberg, conductor; Mark Huggins, violin; [and] “Les Tordeadors – Prelude Act 1” from George Bizet: Carmen Suite No. 1; Manfred Honeck, conductor]


Thursday, April 7 Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra (MSO 21-02)

Conductor: Ken-David Masur

Mozart: Overture to Le Nozze di Figaro, K. 492

J.S. Bach/Kernis: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 104

Mendelssohn: Sinfonia No. 4 in C minor

Villa Lobos: Bachianas brasileiras no. 9, A449

Eric Nathan: Dancing with JS BACH II

Arvo Pärt: Wenn Bach Bienen gezüchtet hätte…

[MSO fill: Mozart: Symphony No.39 in E flat major, K.543. Milwaukee Symphony/ Orchestra/Edo de Waart]


Sunday, April 10 (7:00 pm): Chamber Mus. Soc. of Lincoln Center (CMS 22-29)

French II: small to BIG

Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Cello. Yura Lee, Violin; Jakob Koranyi, Cello

Vierne: Quintet for Piano, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello, Op. 42. Gilles Vonsattel, Piano; Danish String Quartet


Sunday, April 10 (8:00 pm): Fiesta! With Elbio Barilari (FST 22-02)

Symphonic & Chamber Music by Claudio Santoro

Claudio Santoro, 1919-1989, is one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. Fiesta will feature a selection of his work, from chamber music to full-scale orchestra pieces. Join us for music of this Brazilian master.

Claudio Santoro: Frevo. São Paulo Symphony Orchestra; John Neschling, conductor

Claudio Santoro: Sonata No. 3 for cello and piano. Ney Fialkow, piano; Hugo Pilger, cello

Claudio Santoro: Acalanto da rosa [and] Ouve o silencio. Cristiane Roncaglio, soprano; Cristian Peix, piano
Claudio Santoro: Symphony No. 4 “Sinfonia da Paz”. São Paulo Symphony Orchestra and Chorus; John Neschling, conductor

Claudio Santoro: Paulistana No.1. Nelson Freire, piano