Evening Concert

Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Copland, and others on this week’s “Evening Concert”


This week on “The Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s Schubert’s 4th Symphony from Salzburg Festival, then an all-Russian program from the CSO; Schubert’s “ Great” C Major Symphony 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 13 – 14 – 15 – 16 – 17 & 19, 2015


Monday July 13:  Salzburg Festival [2014] (SAL #15-02) (of 4)

Vienna Philharmonic, Riccardo Muti, conductor

Schubert: Symphony No. 4 in C minor, D 417, Tragic”

Bruckner: Symphony No. 6 in A

[SAL fill: Schubert: Grand Rondeau in A Major, D 951 (Martha Argerich, Nelson Freire, piano)]


Tuesday July 14: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO #15-28)

Ingo Metzmacher conducts Shostakovich

Tchaikovsky: Excerpts from The Nutcracker

Stravinsky: Petrushka (1911 version)

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 11 (The Year 1905)


Wednesday July 15: San Francisco Symphony (SFS #15-16)

Herbert Blomstedt, conductor; *Carey Bell, clarinet

*Nielsen: Clarinet Concerto, Opus 57

Schubert: Symphony in C major, D.944, The Great

[SFS fill: Berlioz: Love Scene from Roméo et Juliette, Opus 17 (Michael Tilson Thomas, cond.)]


Thursday July 16: The New York Philharmonic This Week (NYP #15-42)

Bramwell Tovey, conductor; *Marc Nuccio, clarinet

COPLAND Fanfare for the Common Man

GERSHWIN/Arr. Rose “Strike Up the Band” from Strike Up the Band

*COPLAND Clarinet Concerto

GROFÉ Grand Canyon Suite


Friday July 17: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper

To be announced.


Sunday July 19: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS #14-42)

[Program differs from Patterns; it is the one listed in Patterns for last Sunday 7/12/15]

Brandenburgs & More

Boccherini: Quintet in C major for Two Violins, Viola, and Two Cellos, G. 324, “La musica notturna delle strade di Madrid”. Jupiter Quartet; Andreas Brantelid, cello

J.C. Bach: Quintet in G major for Flute, Oboe, Violin, Viola, and Continuo, Op. 11, No. 2

Sooyun Kim, flute; Stephen Taylor, oboe; Meg Freivogel, violin; Liz Freivogel, viola; Daniel McDonough, cello; Gabriel Shuford, harpsichord

Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B-flat major, BWV 1051. Paul Neubauer, viola; Cynthia Phelps, viola; Daniel McDonough, Dmitri Atapine, Li-Wei Qin, cellos; Kurt Muroki, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G major, BWV 1049. Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin solo; Ransom Wilson, flute; Tara Helen O'Connor, flute; Joseph Lin, violin; Jorja Fleezanis, violin; Cynthia Phelps, viola; Li-Wei Qin, cello; Kurt Muroki, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord


Spoleto Chamber Music Festival [2014] (#15-03) (13 episodes in the series)

Sarasate : “Nouvelle Fantaisie sur Faust,” Op. 13. Livia Sohn, violin and Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Schubert: Piano Quintet in A Major, D. 667, “The Trout”.  Inon Barnatan, piano; Geoff Nutall, violin; Gabriela Diaz, viola; David Ying, cello; and Anthony Manzo, double bass

Kurtág: “Hommage à Tristan”.  James Austin Smith, English horn and Todd Palmer, bass clarinet