Evening Concert

Trifonov plays Chopin, Beethoven’s “Pastoral” from Cleveland, etc. on this week’s “Evening Concert”


This week on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 you’ll hear pianist Daniil Trifonov play Chopin in concert, violinist Pinchas Zukerman in Brahms’ “Violin Concerto” with the CSO, Wednesday Beethoven’s “Pastoral” Symphony from the Cleveland Orchestra, Beethoven’s 4th on “The New York Philharmonic This Week” then Sunday, chamber music from Lincoln Center and the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival.  

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF OCT. 5 – 6 – 7 – 8 – 9 & 11, 2015


Monday October 5:  (The 2014) Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts (DWF 14-05)

Young Russian at the Schwetzingen Festival

Performer: Daniil Trifonov, piano

Debussy: Reflets dans l’eau, from Images, vol. 1

Chopin: 24 Preludes for piano, op. 28

Chopin: Waltz, op. 69, No. 1

Schumann: Symphonic Etudes for piano, op.13

Rachmaninov: Gavotte Daniil Trifonov: Rakhmaniana

Recorded by Southwest German Radio Stuttgart (SWR) in the Rococo Theater of Schwetzingen Palace on May 18, 2014

Performer: Daniil Trifonov, piano

Scriabin: Sonata No. 2 in G-sharp Minor op. 19 (Sonata-Fantasy)

Deutsche Grammophon


Tuesday October 6: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 15-40)

Muti conducts Brahms

CONDUCTOR: Riccardo Muti

*SOLOIST: Pinchas Zukerman, violin

*Brahms: Violin Concerto

Brahms: Symphony No. 2

Haydn: Symphony No. 89


Wednesday October 7: Cleveland Orchestra (COR 15-01)

Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 6 “Pastoral”
RAVEL: Alborado del gracioso
RAVEL:  Valse nobles et sentimentales
RAVEL:  La Valse


Thursday October 8: The New York Philharmonic This Week (NYP 16-02)

CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert

*SOLOIST: Dawn Upshaw, soprano

HAYDN: Symphony No. 48, Maria Theresia

*BERIO : Folk Songs

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 4


Friday October 9: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper



Sunday October 11: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 15-02)

Russian Dolor

Mussorgski Pesni i plyaski smerti (Songs and Dances of Death) for Bass and Piano Morris Robinson, Bass; Ken Noda, Piano

Arensky Quartet No. 2 in A minor Ian Swenson, Violin; Paul Neubauer, Viola; Ralph Kirshbaum, Julie Albers, Cello


Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (15-02)

György Kurtág: Hommage à Mihály András, 12 Microludes for String Quartet, Op. 13 (1977)

Johannes String Quartet (Soovin Kim, violin; Jessica Lee, violin; Choong-Jin Chang, viola; Peter Stumpf, cello)

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Trio in B-flat Major, Op. 97, “Archduke” (1811)

Martin Beaver, violin; Eric Kim, cello; Yefim Bronfman, piano