Evening Concert

“The New York Philharmonic This Week” on tonight’s “Evening Concert”


Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week” with a program collated from the archives. You’ll hear Ernest Bloch’s “Concerto Grosso No.1, Ben-Haim’s “Sweet Psalmist of Israel” and Shostakovich’s 13th Symphony.

Thursday March 17: The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 16-25)

Charles Munch; Leonard Bernstein; Kurt Masur                

BLOCH: Concerto Grosso No. 1 for strings and piano obbligato (recorded 1948) (Walter Hendl, p.)

BEN-HAIM: Sweet Psalmist of Israel for harpsichord, harp & orchestra (recorded 1959) (Sylvia Marlowe, harpsichord; Christina Stavrache, harp)

SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 13, “Babi Yar” (recorded 1993) (Sergei Leiferkus, baritone; Men of the New York Choral Artists; Joseph Flummerfelt, director)