Evening Concert

This Week (Apr 28 - May 4, 2014) on “The Evening Concert” on WILL-FM


Monday night at 7:00 on “The Evening Concert” on WILL-FM it’s Bruckner’s “5th” from “Salzburg Festival 2013”, then Tuesday, Britten’s “War Requiem” from Chicago; Wednesday it’s Beethoven’s 4th Symphony from the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Thursday, “The New York Philharmonic This Week”; Friday, “Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper" and Sunday, “The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center”.

WEEK OF APRIL 28 – 29– 30 – MAY – 1 – 2 & 4, 2014


Monday April 28: Salzburg Festival (#14-04) (of 8)

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra/ Christian Thielemann

BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 5 in B Major, WAB 105

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra/Herbert von Karajan

WAGNER: Siegfried Idyll

WAGNER: Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde (Jessye Norman, soprano)


Tuesday April 29:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra (#14-17)

Dutoit conducts Britten

Charles Dutoit, conductor; *Tatiana Pavlovskaya, soprano; John Mark Ainsley, Tenor; Matthias Goerne, Baritone; Chicago Symphony Chorus, Duain Wolfe, Chorus Director;  Chicago Children's Choir,  Josephine Lee, Artistic Director

BRITTEN: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
*BRITTEN: War Requiem, Op. 66 


Wednesday April 30:  Los Angeles Philharmonic (#14-05)

Lionel Bringuier, conductor; *Camilla Tilling, soprano

BRAHMS: Variations on a Theme by Haydn

*BERG: Seven Early Songs

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 4 in B-Flat major


Thursday May 1:  The New York Philharmonic This Week (#14-30)

Manfred Honeck, conductor

Claude VIVIER (Canadian, b. 1948 – d. 1983): Orion

BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 9



Friday May 2: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper

            Millikin-Decatur Symphony   Oratorio Plus  (3/1/14)

            Michael Luxner, conductor; Millikin University Union of Choirs

            STRAVINSKY: Petruschka; VERDI;


Sunday May 4:  The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. (#13-31) (7:00 – 8:00 p.m.)


MOZART:  Serenade in C Minor for Winds, K. 388 (James Austin Smith, Stephen Taylor, oboe; Romie de Guise-Langlois, David Shifrin, Clarinet; Peter Kolkay, Bram van Sambeek, bassoon; Jennifer Montone, Julie Landsman, horn)
DVORAK:  Serenade in D Minor for Winds, Cello, and Double Bass, Op. 44 (Stephen Taylor, James Austin Smith,  Oboe; David Shifrin, Romie de Guise-Langlois, clarinet; Bram van Sambeek, Peter Kolkay, bassoon; Harry      Searing, contrabassoon; Jennifer Montone, Julie Landsman, Julia Pilant, Michelle Baker, horn; Nicholas     Canellakis, cello; Kurt Muroki, double bass)