Evening Concert

Rodrigo’s “Conceirto de Aranjeuz” highlights this week’s “Evening Concert” listings


This week on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 you’ll hear Schumann’s “Cello Concerto”, Britten’s “Suite on English Folk Tunes”, guitarist Milos Karadaglic playing Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez with the Cleveland Orchestra, Thursday, “The New York Philharmonic This Week” then Sunday, chamber music from Lincoln Center and the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF OCT. 19 – 20 – 21– 22 – 23 & 25, 2015


Monday October 19:  (The 2014) Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts (DWF 14-09)

Beethovenfest Opening

Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner; Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra

Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage, op. 27

Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, op. 107 (Reformation)

Scherzo from A Midsummer Night's Dream

Schumann: Cello Concerto in A Minor, op. 129; Gautier Capucon, cello

Casals (adapt): Song of the Birds Gautier Capucon, cello

Recorded by West German Radio, Cologne (WDR) in the Cologne Philharmonie on September 6, 2014 [DWF fill: Soloist: Elizaveta Miller, fortepiano

Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 18 in E-flat Major, op. 31, No. 3 (The Hunt) ]

Recorded by Deutsche Welle, Bonn (DW) in the Schumann House, Bonn on September 15, 2013


Tuesday October 20: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 15-42)

Van Zweden and Weilerstein: Shostakovich and Prokofiev

CONDUCTOR: Jaap van Zweden

Prokofiev: Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra Alisa Weilerstein, cello

Britten: Suite on English Folk Tunes: A time there was…

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 9

Britten: Four Sea Interludes and Passacaglia from Peter Grimes


Wednesday October 21: Cleveland Orchestra (COR 15-06)

Knight Concert Hall, Miami
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
TCHAIKOVSKY: Capriccio Italien
RODRIGO: Concierto de Aranjuez;  Milos Karadaglic, guitar
RESPIGHI: Fountains of Rome
RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Capriccio espanole


Thursday October 22: The New York Philharmonic This Week (NYP 16-04)

CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert

SOLOISTS: Christine Brewer, soprano; Jane Henschel, soprano; Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor

Eric Owens, bass-baritone; New York Choral Artists, Joseph Flummerfelt, director

Magnus LINDBERG: Al largo

BEETHOVEN: Missa solemnis


Friday October 23: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper (subject to availability)

Illinois Symphony   (3/20/15)   Alastair Willis, conductor;

works by Mozart; Yanov-Yanovsky;

Sunday October 25: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 15-04)       


Schubert: Impromptu No. 3 in G-flat major for Piano, D. 899, Op. 90 Emanuel Ax, Piano

Beethoven: Quartet in B-flat major for Strings, Op. 130 - with Grosse Fugue Op. 133 Belcea Quartet


Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (15-04)

Francis Poulenc: Sonata for Flute & Piano (1956)

Tara Helen O’Connor, flute; Pei-Yao Wang, piano

Zoltán Kodály: Serenade, Op. 12 (1919-21)

Benny Kim, violin; Benjamin Beilman, violin; Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, viola

Johann Sebastian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047 (1719)

Benjamin Beilman, violin; Bart Feller, flute; Liang Wang, oboe; Caleb Hudson, trumpet: L. P. How, violin; Kathleen Brauer, violin; Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, viola; Joseph Johnson, cello; Leigh Mesh, double bass; Kathleen McIntosh, harpsichord