Evening Concert

Evening Concert Weekly Listings Mon. Mar. 14 - Sun. Mar. 20, 2022


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF MAR. 14 – 15 – 16 – 17 & 20, 2022


Monday, March 14: New York Philharmonic (NYP 22-25)

Xian Zhang Conducts Haydn, Martinů, and Sibelius

HAYDN: Symphony No. 95 in C minor, Hob. I:95

MARTINŮ: Incantation, Piano Concerto No. 4, H. 358 Garrick Ohlsson, piano

SIBELIUS: Symphony No. 1 in E minor, Op. 39

[NYP fill: BACH: Magnificat. Sherezade Panthaki, soprano; Joélle Harvey, soprano; Iestyn Davies, countertenor; Nicholas Phan, tenor; Tyler Duncan, baritone; Bach Collegium Japan, chorus; Yale Schola Cantorum, chorus; Maasaki Suzuki, conductor; from NYP 13‐33]


Tuesday, March 15: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 22-11)

Solti Conducts Del Tredici

Berlioz: Overture to Les Francs-juges, [The Free Judges] Op. 3. Sir Georg Solti, conductor

Dohnányi: Varations on a Nursery Song, Op. 25. Sir Georg Solti, conductor; András Schiff, piano

Weber: Overture to Oberon. Sir Georg Solti, conductor

Del Tredici: Final Alice. Sir Georg Solti, conductor; Barbara Hendricks, soprano


Wednesday, March 16: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO 21-22_11)

Shostakovich’s “Cello Concerto No. 1”

Pablo Heras-Casado, conductor; Maximilian Hornung, cello

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s “Capriccio Espagnol”

Dmitri Shostakovich’s Cello Concerto No. 1

[Fill: Charlie Chaplin’s “Limelight;” Maximillian Hornung, cello; Milana Chernyavska, piano]

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 1; “Winter Dreams;”

[Fill: Farinelli’s “Baile de las Mascaras; Pablo Heras-Casado, conductor; and excerpt from Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s “March Slave”; William Steinberg, conductor]


Thurs. Mar. 17: This Week fr. China’s National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA 22-11)

GLAZUNOV: Concert Waltz No. 1, Op. 47. ZHANG Yi, conductor; National Ballet of China S.O.

ZHAO Jiping: Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 1 in E-flat Major. NING Feng, violin;

LÜ Jia, conductor; NCPA Orchestra

BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, Op. 73, “Emperor”. Lang Lang, piano;
LÜ Jia, conductor; NCPA Orchestra

BRAHMS: Schicksalslied, Op. 54 (Song of Destiny). NCPA Orchestra and Chorus/LÜ Jia
FENG Kejie: Reba Dance. Beijing Symphony Orchestra/TAN Lihua

JOHANN STRAUSS JR.: Kaiser-Walzer, Op. 437 (Emperor). NCPA Orchestra/LÜ Jia


Sunday March 20: Chamber Mus. Soc. of Lincoln Center (CMS 22-26)

Classical Dawn

Mozart: Sonata in C major for Violin and Piano, K. 296

Chad Hoopes, Violin; Anne-Marie McDermott, Piano

Mozart: Sonata in F major for Flute and Piano, K. 13

Tara Helen O'Connor, Flute; Pedja Muzijevic, Piano

Haydn: Quartet in C major for Strings, Hob. III:32, Op. 20, No. 2

Orion String Quartet


Fiesta! With Elbio Barilari (FST 21-51)

Segovia and his Disciples

Andrés Segovia is considered one of the greatest modern guitarists. His style and techniques have elevated the classical guitar to new heights. And his teachings and legacy have continued with many of his disciples including Abel Carlevaro, John Williams, Julian Bream, and Alirio Díaz.

Isaac Albeniz: Suite espanola No. 1- Sevilla. Andrés Segovia, guitar

Camargo Guarnieri: Ponteio. Abel Carlevaro, guitar

Heitor Villa-Lobos: Estudio No. 10. Abel Carlevaro, guitar

Federico Granados: Valses poéticos. Julian Bream, guitar

Heitor Villa-Lobos: Prelude No. 5 in D. Eduardo Fernández, guitar

Manuel Ponce: Concierto del Sur. John Williams, guitar; London S.O./Andre Previn