Evening Concert

Baritone Randall Scarlatta sings songs by Charles Ives on the “Evening Concert”


Sunday October 4: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 20-02)

American Visions

Gottschalk: The Union, Concert Paraphrase on National Airs for Piano, Op. 48. Gilles Vonsattel, Piano

Ives: “The Things Our Fathers Loved” for Voice and Piano; “Charlie Rutlage” for Voice and Piano;

“The Indians” for Voice and Piano; “The Housatonic at Stockbridge” for Voice and Piano;

“The Circus Band” for Voice and Piano; Randall Scarlata, Baritone; Gilbert Kalish, Piano

Rzewski: “Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues” from 4 N. American Ballads for Piano. Gilles Vonsattel, Piano

Ellington: Clarinet Lament for Clarinet and Piano. David Shifrin, Clarinet; Gloria Chien, Piano

Gershwin: An American in Paris for Two Pianos. Gilbert Kalish, Piano; Gloria Chien, Piano

AND   Early Music With Sara Schneider (EMN 20-15) (Series returns to WILL)

Superstars of the Trecento

This week's show highlights the music of two composers, Francesco Landini and Johannes Ciconia, who represent the full span of the culturally rich period known as the Trecento. We'll hear a 2019 release of Landini's music performed by La Reverdie, plus selections from Ciconia's Opera Omnia, featuring La Morra and Diabolus in Musica.

Francesco Landini: Non ara may pieta; Per un amante riot al pena sento; Mostrommi Amor gia fra le Verdi fronde; Non per fallir di me tuo vista pia.  La Reverdie

Landini: Or su, gentili spirit. Camerata Nova, Matelda Viola, soprano

Landini: Guarda’una volta. La Reverdie

Johannes Ciconia: Una Panthera; Le Ray au Soleyl; Con Lagreme; La fiamma del Amor;

Merce o Morte. La Morra Johannes Ciconia: Opera Omnia Ricercar

Ciconia: Gloria No. 9; Padua sidus preclarum. Diabolus in Musica

Landini: Non ara may pieta. Ensemble Unicorn