Evening Concert

Salzuburg Fest., CSO, San Francisco Symphony; New York Philharmonic, and more on the Evening Concert


This week on “The Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s Mozart’s “Linz” Symphony from Salzburg Festival, then Brahms’ “Double” Concerto from the CSO; Mozart’s “21st Piano Concerto” from San Francisco, Thursday “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. .  . then Sunday, chamber music from Lincoln Center and the new Spoleto Chamber Music Festival series.  


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF JULY 20 – 21 – 22 – 23 – 24 & 26, 2015


Monday July 20:  Salzburg Festival [2014] (SAL #15-03) (of 4)

Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg; Adam Fischer, conductor;

Martina Janková, soprano; Sophie Rennert, alto; Peter Sonn, tenor; Amitai Pati, tenor; Thomas E. Bauer, bass; Salzburg Bach Choir, chorus master Alois Glassner

Michael Haydn: Missa sub titulo Sancti Francisci Seraphici, MH 826, St Francis Mass

Mozart: A Little Masonic Cantata, K 623

Mozart: Symphony No. 36 in C, K 425, Linz Symphony

[SAL fill: Mozart: Symphony No. 33 in B Flat, K 319: III, IV; Hermann Minkowski, conductor)]


Tuesday July 21: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO #15-29)

Osmo Vänskä conducts Brahms

*Renaud Capuçon, violin; ^Gautier Capuçon, cello

Haydn: Symphony No. 101 in D Major (The Clock) (Bernard Haitink, conductor)

*^Brahms: Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102, “Double” Concerto

Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68


Wednesday July 22: San Francisco Symphony (SFS #15-17)

Herbert Blomstedt

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K.467 (Garrick Ohlsson, piano)

Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 in E-flat major, Romantic

[SFS fill: Webern: Six Pieces for Orchestra, Opus 6 (Michael Tilson Thomas, cond.)]


Thursday July 23: The New York Philharmonic This Week (NYP #15-43)

Bramwell Tovey; U.S. Coast Guard Band
Copland: Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo
Tovey: The Lincoln Tunnel Cabaret for Trombone and Orchestra (Joseph Alessi, Trombone)
Sousa: The Glory of the Yankee Navy
Bernstein/ arr. Grundman: Candide Suite: The Best of All Possible Worlds; Auto-Da-Fe (What a day);
Glitter and Be Gay; Make Our Garden Grow;
Various/ arr. Sandidge: Armed Forces Medley
Sousa: Hands Across the Sea; The Liberty Bell; Stars and Stripes Forever
[NYP fill: Bernstein: Symphony Dances from West Side Story (fill from NYP 14-03) NYP/Alan Gilbert]


Friday July 24: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper

To be announced.


Sunday July 26: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS #14-43)

[Program differs from Patterns; it is the one listed in Patterns for last Sunday 7/19/15]

Roberto Sierra (b. 1953, Puerto Rico): Songs from the Diaspora; Heidi Grant Murphy, soprano; Kevin Murphy, piano; St. Lawrence String Quartet

Amy Beach: Quintet in F-sharp minor; Anne-Marie McDermott, piano; Escher String Quartet



Spoleto Chamber Music Festival [2014] (#15-04) (of 13)

Vaughan Williams: Piano Quintet in C Minor Inon Barnatan, piano; Geoff Nuttall, violin; Masumi Rostad, viola; David Ying, cello; and Anthony Manzo, double bass

Respighi: “Il Tramonto” Charlotte Hellekant, mezzo-soprano and the St. Lawrence String Quartet

James Macmillan (b. 1959, Scotland): “From Galway” Todd Palmer, clarinet

Lanner: Neue Wiener Ländler, Op. 1 Geoff Nuttall and Livia Sohn, violins; Gabriela Diaz, viol; and Anthony Manzo, double bass