Evening Concert

This week on the “Evening Concert”, music by Mozart, Brahms, Beethoven and others.


This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Bernstein’s “Overture to Candide” from New York, Mozart’s “22nd Piano Concerto” from Chicago, Brahms’ “ 2nd Piano Concerto” from Los Angeles, Beethoven’s “Emperor Piano Concerto” from Carnegie Hall, then Sunday, chamber music from Lincoln Center and music from the Grand Teton Music Festival.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF AUGUST 5 – 6 – 7 – 8 & 11, 2019


Monday August 5: The new York Philharmonic This Week (NYP 19-45)

Phil the Hall!  Program includes works by Very Young People’s Concerts (VYPC) composers and works conducted by Jaap van Zweden (JvZ). Nia Franklin, host

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67, Movement 1 (JvZ, cond.)

PALOMA DINELI-CHESKY (b. 2007/8): Rising (World Premiere) (VYPC composer) (Dineli-Chesly, vocals; JvZ, cond.)

STUCKY: Elegy from August 4, 1964 (JvZ, cond.)

BERNSTEIN: Overture to Candide (JvZ, cond.)

COPLAND: The Promise of Living, from The Tender Land (JvZ, cond.)

COPLAND: Hoe‐Down, from Rodeo (JvZ, cond.)  

MACK SCOCCA‐HO (b. 2007/8): Ociantrose (World Premiere) (VYPC composer) (JvZ, cond.)

WAGNER: Ride of the Valkyries from Die Walküre (JvZ, cond.)

BEETHOVEN: An die Freude, from Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 (JvZ, cond.)

Paloma Dineli Chesky, vocalist; Westminster Symphonic Choir/Joe Miller, director

[NYP fill: HOLST: The Planets (Zubine Mehta, cond.)


Tuesday August 6: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 19-32)

Bernard Haitink Conducts Strauss's An Alpine Symphony

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 22 in E-flat Major, K. 482 (Till Fellner, piano)

R. Strauss: An Alpine Symphony, Op. 64; 

Webern: Im Sommerwind

[CSO fill: Sibelius: Nocturne & Ballade fr. King Christian II Suite, Op. 27 (Excerpt) CSO/Thomas Søndergård]


Wednesday August 7: Los Angeles Philharmonic (LAP 19-06)

CONDUCTOR: Zubin Mehta

Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Op. 83 (Yefim Bronfman, piano)

Scarlatti: Piano Sonata in C Minor, K. 11 (Yefim Bronfman, piano)

Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73

[LAP fill: Haydn: Violin Concerto No. 1 in C Major. New York Philharmonic; Pinchas Zukerman, conductor & violin on Penatone CD #46348]


Thursday August 8: Carnegie Hall Live! (CHL 19-06)

Daniel Harding, Pierre-Laurent Aimard and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra; Daniel Harding, conductor
Connesson: Eiréné (NY Premiere)
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5, "Emperor" (Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano)
R. Strauss: Ein Heldenleben


Sunday August 11: Chamber Music Society of lincoln Center (CMS 18-46)

From Light into Darkness

Mendelssohn: Andante and Allegro brillant for Piano, Four Hands, Op. 92

Anne-Marie McDermott, Piano; Gilles Vonsattel, Piano

Dvorák: Trio in F minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Op. 65

Gilbert Kalish, Piano; Benjamin Beilman, Violin; Julie Albers, Cello


Live from the Grand Teton Music Festival (GTM 19-06)  

Two Famous Adagios

Barber - Adagio for Strings - Julian Rachlin, conductor

Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5 - Donald Runnicles, conductor