Evening Concert

Evening Concert Weekly Listings Mon. Mar. 21 - Sun. Mar. 27, 2022


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF MAR. 21 – 22 – 23 – 24 & 27, 2022


Monday, March 21: New York Philharmonic (NYP 22-26)

The program differs from the one listed in Patterns Magazine per the NYP

Jaap van Zweden conducts Adams and Brahms

ADAMS: The Wound-Dresser. Matthias Goerne, Baritone

BRAHMS: Tragic Overture; and Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68

[NYP fill: BRAHMS Academic Festival Overture Leonard Bernstein, conductor.

and MUHLY: Detailed Instructions Alan Gilbert, conductor]


Tuesday, March 22: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 22-12)

Muti & De Maistre

Chabrier: España

Ginastera: Harp Concerto. Xavier De Maistre, harp

[CSO fill: Albéniz/Arbós: Navarra; Fête-Dieu à Seville from Iberia, Book I; and Triana from Iberia, Book II

Fritz Reiner, conductor]

Gustave Charpentier: Impressions of Italy

Ravel: Boléro


Wednesday, March 23: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO 21-22_12)

Handel’s Messiah

Manfred Honeck, conductor; Rachele Gilmore, soprano; Andrey Nemzer, counter tenor; Werner Gura, tenor; Alexander Elliott, bass; Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh; Matthew Mehaffey, director

George Frideric Handel’s “Messiah”

[Fill: excerpts from George Frideric Handel’s “Music for the Royal Fireworks”; Andre Previn, conductor];


Thurs. Mar. 24 This Week fr. China’s National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA 22-12)

WANG Yunfei: Chinese Orchestral Music Spring Flowers and Autumn Fruits  
China National Traditional Orchestra/LIU Sha

Strauss II, J.: Blue Danube Waltz, Op. 314. NCPA Orchestra/LU Jia
CHEN Qigang: Jiang Tcheng Tse for Peking Opera Style Female Singer, Mixed Chorus & Symphony Orch.
NCPA Orchestra & Chorus/LU Jia, conductor; MENG Meng, soprano

Beethoven: Overture to Die Ruinen von Athens, Op. 113. NCPA Orchestra/LU Jia
Schubert: Symphony No. 9 in C Major, D. 944. NCPA Orchestra/LU Jia

ZHANG Qianyi: Overture “My Homeland”, for the Chamber Orchestra, from the Prelude of The Road to Revival
Beijing Symphony Orchestra/TAN Lihua

Chopin: Nocturne No. 21 in C Minor, Op. Posth. CHEN Sa, piano


Sunday March 27: Chamber Mus. Soc. of Lincoln Center (CMS 22-27)

Delightful Discoveries

Tansman: Septet for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Trumpet, Viola and Cello

Ransom Wilson, Flute; Stephen Taylor, Oboe; David Shifrin, Clarinet; Milan Turkovic, Bassoon; David Bilger, Trumpet; Paul Neubauer, Viola; Gary Hoffman, Cello

Bowen: Phantasy for Viola and Piano, Op. 54. Matthew Lipman, Viola; Henry Kramer, Piano
Widmann: Jagdquarttet for Strings. Danish String Quartet
Seo: #three for Piano, Percussion, and Bass
Gilles Vonsattel, Piano; Ian Rosenbaum, Percussion; Brendan Kane, Double Bass

And -

Fiesta! With Elbio Barilari (FST 21-52)

Violin Virtuosos

Join host Elbio Barilari as he shares some of the greatest violin music come out of Latin America. Featured on this program are composers Jose White from Cuba, Gustavo Campa from Mexico, and Chevalier de Saint-Georges from the island of Guadeloupe.

Guastavo Campa: Melody for Violin and Orchestra. Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas; Daniel Andai, violin; Alondra de la Parra, conductor

José White: Aránzazu, Symphonic Poem. Encore Chamber Orchestra; Rachel Barton Pine, violin; Daniel Hege, conductor

Chevalier de Saint‐Georges: Violin Concerto in A Major, Op. 5 No. 2. Encore Chamber Orchestra; Rachel Barton Pine, violin; Daniel Hege, conductor

Silvestre Revueltas: Lentamente, from Tres piezas. Alan Snow, violin; Joanne Chang, piano