Evening Concert

This Week (Jan 6 - Jan 10, 2014) on “The Evening Concert” on WILL-FM


This week on the Evening Concert ..... we start on Monday with a special program on Jerome Moross [myhhr-ROSS]; then Tuesday night at 7:00 it's the Chicago Symphony Orchestra at its "regular" time and day; Wednesday we start a new season of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra; then Thursday: "The New York Philharmonic This Week"..... Friday...Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper.

WEEK OF JANUARY 6 –7 – 8 – 9 – 10, 2014

Monday January 6: Special: Jerome Moross Centenary – The Big Country and Beyond

MOROSS: The Big Country (Jerome Moross, conductor; United Artists Orchestra); Frankie and Johnny (Ursula Allen, et.al.; New Zealand S.O./Falletta)

The Golden Apple (Kaye Ballard, et.al.; [(Unnamed) Orchestra/Ben Steinberg]

A Tall Story, for Orchestra (New Zealand S.O./Falletta)

Those Everlasting Blues; Beguine; Parade from Life Can Be Beautiful; Symphony No. 1;
The Last Judgment; The War Lord; Sonata for Piano Duet and String Quartet; Sorry, Wrong Number; Flute Concerto.
[plus excerpts from other composers like R.STRAUSS; COPLAND, ET.AL.]

Tuesday January 7:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra (#14-01)

Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor

SIBELIUS: Pohjola’s Daughter

SIBELIUS: Symphony No. 7

LUTOSLAWSKI: Cello Concerto (Yo-Yo Ma, cello)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Francesca da Rimini

[CSO fill: HAYDN: Cello Concerto No. 2 in D: Mvts 1 & 3. (CSO/Ton Koopman; Yo-Yo Ma, cello)]

Wednesday January 8:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (#13-14_Bonus Program)

Manfred Honeck, conductor; Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin

MENDELSSOHN: Violin Concerto

BIZET: Carmen Suite


MENDELSSOHN: Italian Symphony

RAVEL: Bolero

Thursday January 9: The New York Philharmonic This Week (#14-13) 

You’ll find the New York Philharmonic here every Thursday night from now on (unless pre-empted)!

[This Listing Differs from the one in Patterns Magazine]  

Alan Gilbert, conductor; Thomas Hampson, baritone

COPLAND:  Suite from Appalachian Spring
COPLAND:  Selections from “Old American Songs, Books 1 & II”: The Dodger; Simple Gifts; The Little Horses; The Golden Willow Tree; The Boatmen's Dance        
Cole PORTER:  Night and Day; Who Said Gay Paree?;

Where Is the Life that Late I Led?; In the Still of the Night; Begin the Beguine
GERSHWIN:  An American in Paris

Friday January 10: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper (perPatterns)

Allerton Barn Music Festival 2013: Swing!, Swing!, Swing! (09/20/13)

University of Illinois Jazz Band; Joel Spencer, conductor; Ken Peplowski, clarinet. Celebrating Benny Goodman and the 75th anniversary of his Carnegie Hall debut.