This Week (May 26 - June 1, 2014) on “The Evening Concert” on WILL-FM

May 25, 2014
 

Join us weeknights at 7:00 Monday through Sunday evenings for “The Evening Concert” on WILL, FM 90.9. This week it’s “Salzburg Festival 2013”, then the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, “The New York Philharmonic This Week”; “Prairie Performances” and Sunday, “The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center” AND our latest addition for summer-only “The Santa Fe Chamber Music Series”.

WILL-FM      The Evening Concert & Prairie Performances 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. (M – F & SUN)

WEEK OF MAY 26 – 27 – 28 – 29 – 30 & JUNE 1, 2014

NEW: SUNDAY NIGHT AT 8:00 DURING JUNE, JULY, and AUGUST: SANTA FE CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL (2013)

Monday May 26: Salzburg Festival (#14-08)

ORF Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra of Vienna/ Cornelius Meister
SMETANA: Overture to The Bartered Bride
BIRTWISTLE: Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (Christian Tetzlaff, violin)

Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra/ Ainars Rubikis
BRITTEN: Three "Sea Interludes" from Peter Grimes
ORF Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra of Vienna/ Cornelius Meister

MAHLER: Symphony No. 4 in G Major (Dorothea Roschmann, soprano)

Tuesday May 27:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra (#14-21)

Muti and Izotov: the Martinu Oboe Concerto

Riccardo Muti, conductor; *Eugene Izotov, oboe

HAYDN: Symphony No. 48 in C Major, “Maria Theresa”
*MARTINU: Oboe Concerto
SCRIABIN: The Divine Poem
WAGNER: Flying Dutchman Overture

Wednesday May 28:  Los Angeles Philharmonic (#14-09)

James Conlon, conductor; *Garrick Ohlsson, piano;

SCHULHOFF: Scherzo from Symphony No. 5

*MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 21

Thursday May 29:  The New York Philharmonic This Week (#14-34)

MUSSORGSKY (orch. RIMSKY-KORSAKOV): Khovanshchina: Prelude: Dawn on the Moskva River (from SMK 47607) [Leonard Bernstein, conductor]

KANCHELI: And Farewell Goes Out Sighing… (from NYP Special Editions) [Derek Lee Ragin, counter-tenor; Gidon Kremer, violin; Kurt Masur, c.]

BORODIN: In the Steppes of Central Asia (from SMK 63076) [Leonard Bernstein, cond.]

SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 7 in C, op. 60, “Leningrad” (from SMK 47616) [LB, cond.]

Thursday May 29:  The New York Philharmonic This Week (#14-34)

^Leonard Bernstein, conductor

*Derek Lee Ragin, counter-tenor; Gidon Kremer, violin.; Kurt Masur, conductor

^MUSSORGSKY (orch. RIMSKY-KORSAKOV): Khovanshchina: Prelude: Dawn on the Moskva River (from SMK 47607)

*KANCHELI: And Farewell Goes Out Sighing… (from NYP Special Editions)

^BORODIN: In the Steppes of Central Asia (from SMK 63076)

^SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 7 in C, op. 60, “Leningrad” (from SMK 47616)         

Friday May 30:  Prairie Performances

U of I Symphony Donald Schleicher, conductor; (3/20/14)

Donald Schleicher, conductor; (North American Saxophone Alliance performance)

BRUCH; GERSHWIN

Sunday June 1: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. (#13-35) (7:00 – 8:00 p.m.)

BACH:   Suite No. 5 in C Minor for Unaccompanied Cello, BWV 1011 (Colin Carr, cello)
SCHUBERT:  String Quartet #10 in E-Flat Maj., D. 87, Op. 125, #1 (Vermeer String Qt.)

AND:  Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival 2013 (#14-01) (8:00 – 9:00 p.m.)

Alfredo PIATTI: Serenade for Two Cellos and Piano (Nicholas Canellakis and Joseph Johnson, cellos; Inon Barnatan, piano)

Anton ARENSKY: Piano Quintet in D Major, Op. 51 (Lily Francis & Benjamin Beilman, violins; Teng Li, viola; Ronald Thomas, cello; Inon Barnatan, piano)

Gustav MAHLER (arr. SCHOENBERG): Songs of a Wayfarer (Matthew Worth, baritone; Joshua Smith, flute; Carol McGonnell, clarinet; Johannes String Quartet; Kristen Bruya, bass; Shai Wosner, piano; Kathleen McIntosh, harmonium; David Tolen, percussion;

Lawrence Foster, cond.)


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