Evening Concert

Brahms, Mozart, Beethoven and others on “Evening Concert” programs this week.


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF AUG 31 – SEP  1– 2 – 3 & 6, 2020


Monday August 31: The New York Philharmonic This Week! (NYP 20-49)

Brahms, Haydn, and Rouse

ROUSE: Thunderstruck (Alan Gilbert, cond.)

HAYDN: Symphony No. 103 (Alan Gilbert, cond.)

BRAHMS: Violin Concerto in D Major (Alan Gilbert, cond.; Lisa Batiashvili, violin)

[NYP fill: MOZART: Symphony No. 36, “Linz” (Alan Gilbert, cond.)]


Tuesday September 1: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 20-36)

Manfred Honeck and Arabella Steinbacher

Bach/Webern: Ricercar No. 2 from The Musical Offering, BWV 1079

Berg: Violin Concerto (Arabella Steinbacher, violin)

Schubert: Symphony No. 9 in C Major, D. 944 (Great)

[CSO fill: Bartok: Two Pictures (Chicago Symphony Orchestra/Pierre Boulez, cond.)]


Wednesday, September 2: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 20-10)

CONDUCTOR: James Gaffigan

SOLOIST: Hélène Grimaud, piano*

Wagner: Good Friday Spell from Parsifal

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. 58*

Mozart: Symphony No. 31 in D major K.297(300a) “Paris”

Barber: Symphony No. 1, Op. 9

[SFS fill: Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 2 (Michael Tilson Thomas, cond.)]


Thursday September 3: Carnegie Hall Live! (CHL 20-10)

Mahler Chamber Orchestra

Leif Ove Andsnes, piano

Recorded February 23, 2015


Piano Concerto No. 2

Piano Concerto No. 3

Piano Concerto No. 4


Sunday September 4: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 19-50)

Great Duos

Tchaikovsky: Souvenir d'un lieu cher for Violin and Piano, Op. 42

Alexander Sitkovetsky, Violin; Wu Han, Piano

Schubert: “Der Tod und das Mädchen” (Death and the Maiden) for Voice and Piano, D. 531

Nikolay Borchev, Baritone; Wu Qian, Piano

Bloch: Suite hébraïque for Viola and Piano

Matthew Lipman, Viola; Henry Kramer, Piano

Prokofiev: Sonata in C major for Two Violins, Op. 56

Arnaud Sussmann, Alexander Sitkovetsky, Violin


Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFE 20-10)

RACHMANINOFF: Trio élégiaque in G Minor (1892) Wei Luo, piano; Jennifer Gilbert, violin; Mark Kosower, cello (Performed July 30, 2019, St. Francis Auditorium)

MARC NEIKRUG: Three Pieces for Guitar (2015) Meng Su, guitar

BRAHMS: Horn Trio in E-flat Major, Op. 40 (1865) Stefan Dohr, horn; Benny Kim, violin; Shai Wosner, piano (Performed August 11, 2019, Lensic Performing Arts Center)