Evening Concert

This Week on the Evening Concert: Sep 16- 20, 2013


This week on the Evening Concert it’s two hours of ‘duo-piano works’ from Deutsche Welle, then an all-Mozart broadcast with Mitsuko Uchida and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Wednesday Kirill Gerstein is the piano soloist in Richard Strauss’ “Burleske for Piano and Orchestra” in San Francisco, followed by Mozart’s Bassoon Concerto from the Cleveland Orchestra. Friday it’s "Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper".

Monday September 16: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts (Program #12-18)
“Beethovenfest in Bonn [#10]” “Duo-Pianos”
*Duo d’Accord; **Duo Amal
*John CAGE (1912 – 1992): Three Dances for Two Prepared Pianos, No. 1
*MARTINU: La Fantaisie for Two Pianos
*CAGE: Three Dances for Two Prepared Pianos, No. 2
*PROKOFIEV: Romeo and Juliet; 3rd and 4th Mvmts.
*CAGE: Three Dances for Two Prepared Pianos, No. 3
*RAVEL: La Valse Choreographed Poem arranged for Two Pianos
**MOZART: Sonata in D Major, K. 448
**STRAVINSKY: Petrushka Suite, Arranged for Two Pianos (excerpt)

Tuesday September 17:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra (Program #13-23)
Mitsuko Uchida, *pianist and conductor
STRAVINSKY: Concerto in D Major for String Orchestra (Uchida, conductor)
*MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 18 in B-Flat Major, K. 456
*MOZART: Adagio and Fugue in C Minor, K. 546
*MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-Flat Major, K. 271 (Jeunehomme)
*MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 11 in F Major, K. 413

Wednesday September 18:  San Francisco Symphony (#13-06)
Semyon Bychkov, conductor; *Kirill Gerstein, piano
R. STRAUSS: Don Juan, Op. 20
*R. STRAUSS: Burleske in D Minor for Piano and Orchestra
SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 2 in C Major, Op. 61
[SFS Encore: SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 9 in E-Flat Major, Op. 70 (Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor)

Thursday September 19: Cleveland Orchesta (#13-05)
James Feddeck, conductor; *John Clouser, bassoon; **Cleveland Orchestra Chorus
MENDELSSOHN: “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Suite, Op.61
*MOZART: Bassoon Concerto in Bb, K. 191
BERLIOZ: “Romeo and Juliet,” Op. 17 - Love Scene
**RAVEL: “Daphnis and Chloe” Suite No. 2

Friday September 20: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper
(per Patterns) Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana 
Judas Maccabeus  (05/19/13)
Chet Alwes, conductor.
HANDEL: Judas Maccabeus