Evening Concert

This week’s “Evening Concert” includes music by Mahler, Mozart, Stravinsky, and others


This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Mahler’s “4th Symphony” on “The New York Philharmonic This Week”, Mozart’s “19th Piano Concerto” from Chicago, pianist Yuja Wang on “Carnegie Hall Live!”, Stravinsky’s “Firebird Suite” from Los Angeles, then Sunday, chamber music from Lincoln Center and the program “Early Music Now”.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF AUG 6 – 7 – 8 – 9 & 12, 2018


Monday August 6: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 18-45)

Leonard Bernstein and the Gustav Mahler Revival

Mahler: Symphony No. 4 in G Major    Reri Grist, soprano (Movement 4)

Mahler: Symphony No. 8 in E-Flat Major, “Symphony of a Thousand”: Movement 1. Adele Addison; Lucine Amara; Lili Chookasian; Jennie Tourel; Richard Tucker; Ezio Flagello; George London; Schola Cantorum; Julliard Chorus; Columbus Boychoir

Mahler: Adagio from Symphony No. 10

Program will also feature Leonard Bernstein speaking about Mahler.


Tuesday August 7: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 18-32)

Mitsuko Uchida plays Mozart and Schubert

Mozart: Adagio in B Minor, K. 540 (Mitsuko Uchida, piano)

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 19 in F Major, K. 459 (Mitsuko Uchida, piano)

Schubert: Piano Quintet in A Major, D. 667 “The Trout” (Robert Chen, violin; Charles Pikler, viola; John Sharp, cello; Alexander Hanna, bass; Mitsuko Uchida, piano)

Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525 (Robert Chen, conductor)

[CSO fill: Williams:  The Southern Delegation and The Dream from Lincoln (John Williams, conductor)]


Wednesday August 8: Carnegie Hall Live! (CHL 18-06) Yuja Wang, piano

Brahms: Ballade in D Minor, Op. 10, No. 1  Brahms: Ballade in D Major, Op. 10, No. 2
Schumann: Kreisleriana, Op. 16
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 29 in B-Flat Major, Op. 106 "Hammerklavier"

Schubert (Franz Liszt, arr.): Gretchen am Spinnrade, D. 118
Bizet/ Horowitz: Variations on a Theme from Carmen
Mozart: Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major, K. 331: Rondo alla Turca
Chopin: Waltz in C-sharp Minor, Op. 64/2

Thursday August 9: Los Angeles Philharmonic (LAP 18-06) Conductor: Jonathon Heyward

Glinka: Russlan und Ludmilla: Overture

Bernstein: Serenade After Plato's Symposium (Hilary Hahn, violin)

Bach: Gigue from the Violin Partita in E Major (encore by Hahn)

Tania Leon: Ser (Being) (World Premiere, LA Phil Commission)

Stravinsky: Firebird Suite (1919)

[LAP fill: Higdon: Violin Concerto; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic; Hilary Hahn, violin]


Sunday August 12: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 17-46) Hommage

Ligeti: Trio for Violin, Horn, and Piano, “Hommage à Brahms”

Jeremy Denk, Piano; Erin Keefe, Violin; Jennifer Montone, Horn

Brahms: Sonata in G major for Violin and Piano, Op. 78; Benjamin Beilman, Violin; Gilbert Kalish, Piano


Early Music Now with Sara Schneider (EMN 18-07) The Musical Life of Charles V

This program traces Charles' life from his childhood in Flanders to his court in Spain, and presents some of the music he might have heard along the way, including works by Gombert, de la Rue, and Josquin des Prez. Performances by Capilla Flamenca, Hesperion XXI, and Odhecaton are featured.

Anonymous: Dit Le Bourguynon  Hesperion XXI/Jordi Savall

Alexander Agricola: Comme femme desconfortée II Capilla Flamenca/Dirk Snellings

Alexander Agricola: Tout a par moy II Capilla Flamenca/Dirk Snellings

Heinrich Isaac: Et qui la dira dira Capilla Flamenca/Dirk Snellings

Antonio de Cabezon: Un gai bergier José Luis González Uriol Antonio de Cabezon La Bottega Discantica

Nicolas Gombert: In illo tempore Odhecaton/Paolo da Col; & Alleluja spiritus domini Odhecaton/Paolo da Col

Nicolas Gombert: Regina Caeli a 12 Odhecaton/Paolo da Col & Magnificat primi toni Stile Antico
Luis de Narvaez: La cancion del emperador Lutz Kirchhof, vihuela
Clemens non Papa: Carole magnus eras Stile Antico

Cristobal de Morales: Parce mihi Domine The Hilliard Ensemble