Evening Concert

This Week on the Evening Concert: Sep 23- 27, 2013


This week on the Evening Concert we start with music of William Byrd and others with Stile Antico from Stuttgart, then the Labeque Sisters play Poulenc with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Wednesday it’s an all-Schubert program from the San Francisco Symphony, followed by Chopin’s “2nd Piano Concerto” with Louis Lortie and the Cleveland Orchestra. Friday it’s "Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper".

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER  23 - 24 – 25 – 26 – 27,  2013

Monday September 23: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts “Stuttgart Festival”
*Vox Luminis accompanied by Les Muffatis;   **Stile Antico
*JOMELLI: Requiem in E-Flat Major, Parts I & II
**CAUSTON: It is a thing both good and…
**MORLEY: Nolo mortem peccatoris
**TALLIS: Purge me, O Lord, from all my sin
**SHEPPARD: The Lord’s Prayer
**BYRD: “Credo” from the “Mass for Four Voices”
**RAMSEY: How are the mighty fallen
**TOMPKINS: When David heard; 
**CAMPION: Never weather-beaten saile; 
**CROCE: From profound center of my heart
**AMNER: A stranger here

Tuesday September 24:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Semyon Bychkov; conductor; *The Labeque Sisters, duo-pianists
*POULENC: Concerto for two Pianos and Orchestra in D Minor
R. STRAUSS: Ein Heldenleben (“A Hero’s Life”)
[CSO fill: BRAHMS: Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98 (David Robertson, cond.)]

Wednesday September 25:  San Francisco Symphony
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor;  *Juho Pohjonen, piano; Alexander barantsChik, violin; Jonathan Vinocour, viola; Peter Wyrick, cello; Scott Pingel, bass 
SCHUBERT: Overture to “Alfonso und Estrella”, D. 732
*SCHUBERT: “Trout” Quintet [Piano Quintet in A Major, D. 667]
SCHUBERT orch. MAHLER: (String) Quartet in D Minor [“Death and the Maiden”]
[SFS Encore: SCHUBERT: Symphony in B Minor, D.759 (Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor)]

Thursday September 26: Cleveland Orchestra
Jaap van Zweden, conductor; *Louis Lortie, piano
*CHOPIN: Piano Concerto No.2 in F Minor
RACHMANINOFF: Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27
[COR fill: WAGENAAR: Overture to “Cyrano de Bergerac” (Jaap van Zweden, conductor]

Friday September 27: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper
(per Patterns) Illinois Symphony Orchestra 
Fabulous Finale  (05/04/13)
Alastair Willis, conductor;  Martina Filjak, piano