Evening Concert

A program of “Night Music” from the New York Philharmonic on the “Evening Concert”


Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. “It’s a thematic program of “Night Music” like Mussorgsky’s “Night on Bald Mountain”, Schoenberg’s ‘Transfigured Night” and Stravinsky’s “Song of the Nightingale”. Also on the program Mahler’s “Night Music” from the “7th Symphony”. 

Monday February 4: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 19-19)

There, in the Night

Lyadov: The Enchanted Lake (excerpt); Alan Gilbert, conductor

Mendelssohn: Overture & Nocturne from “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”; George Szell, conductor

Ives: “Central Park in the Dark”; Leonard Bernstein, conductor

Schoenberg: “Verklärte Nacht” (Transfigured Night); Pierre Boulez, conductor

Julia Adolphe: “Dark Sand, Sifting Light”; Alan Gilbert, conductor

Stravinsky: “The Song of the Nightingale”; Leonard Bernstein, conductor

Mussorgksy: “Night on Bald Mountain”; Alan Gilbert, conductor

Berlioz: “Au Cimetière: Clair de lune” (“In the Cemetery: Moonlight”) from Les Nuits d’été (Summer Nights), Op. 7; Joyce DiDonato, mezzo; Alan Gilbert, conductor

Mahler: Symphony No. 7: IV: “Night Music: Andante amoroso”; Lorin Maazel, conductor