Evening Concert

Villa-Lobos, then the Illinois Gubernatorial Debate between candidates Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner.


Tonight at 7:00 on WILL-FM, 90.9 it’s a shortened “Evening Concert” with “The Forgotten Music of Villa-Lobos” on Fiesta! At 8:00 it’s our simulcast coverage of the Illinois Gubernatorial Debate between candidates Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner. These programs differ from the listings in Patterns magazine and they pre-empt tonight’s “New York Philharmonic This Week”.

Thursday October 9: The New York Philharmonic This Week is PRE-EMPTED by simulcast coverage of the Illinois Gubernatorial Debate. In it’s place:

***7:00 p.m. Fiesta! (#14-01): The Forgotten Music of Villa-Lobos

Villa-Lobos: Symphony No. 8 (Stuttgart Radio Sym. Orchestra; Carl St. Clair, conductor)
Villa-Lobos: Praesepe (Elizabeth McCormack,  m-s; Corydon Singers; Matthew Best, conductor)
Villa-Lobos: Bendita Sabedoria (Corydon Singers,  Matthew Best, conductor)
Villa-Lobos: Magnificat Alleluia (E. McCormack, m-s; Corydon Singers; M. Best, conductor)

***8:00 p.m.¨ Illinois Gubernatorial Debate (Pat Quinn and Bruce Rauner)

Candidates for governor Republican Bruce Rauner and Democratic incumbent Pat Quinn will meet for the Illinois Gubernatorial Downstate Debate in Peoria at 8 pm Thursday, Oct. 9. It will be hosted by Illinois Public Media and three other Illinois public broadcasters along with the League of Women Voters of Illinois.

Public TV and radio stations throughout the state will broadcast the 60-minute debate. The debate will take place at WTVP (Peoria), which will sponsor and broadcast the debate along with WILL-TV and WILL-AM-FM (Urbana), WSIU-FM-TV (Carbondale) and WUIS-FM (Springfield).

Jak Tichenor, host of Illinois Lawmakers, from WSIU will moderate with questioning by Amanda Vinicky, statehouse bureau chief from WUIS; H. Wayne Wilson, host/producer of WTVP’s At Issue; and Jamey Dunn, executive editor of Illinois Issues magazine.

Additional information is available here http://will.illinois.edu/highlights/story/illinois-gubernatorial-downstate-debate