Evening Concert

Music by Copland, Saint-Saens and others on our “Evening Concert” series this week


This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Copland's "Appalachian Spring" from New York, Nielsen’s “4th Symphony” from Chicago, Saint-Saens’ “Organ Symphony” from Los Angeles, Tchaikovsky’s “5th Symphony” from Carnegie Hall, then Sunday, chamber music by Bach from Lincoln Center and music from the Grand Teton Music Festival.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF JULY 15 – 16 – 17 – 18 & 21, 2019


Monday July 15: The new York Philharmonic This Week (NYP 19-42)

Kaplen’s Playlist

Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves Leonard Bernstein, conductor

Debussy: La Mer Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor

Mahler: Adagietto from Symphony No.5 Lorin Maazel, conductor

Copland: Appalachian Spring Alan Gilbert, conductor

Berlioz: Dream of a Witches Sabbath from Symphonie Fantastique Alan Gilbert, conductor

Brahms: Adagio from Violin Concerto; Pinchas Zuckerman, v.; Alan Gilbert, conductor

Trad. (Arr. Berio): Loosin yelav Dawn Upshaw, sop; Alan Gilbert, conductor

Rachmaninoff: Mvmt. 1 from Symphony No. 2; Semyon Bychkov, conductor

Ravel: Tzigane; Yitzhak Perlman, v; Zubin Mehta, conductor

Rachmaninoff: Vocalise (excerpt) David Robertson, conductor


Tuesday July 16: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 19-29)

Semyon Bychkov and Edward Gardner

Tchaikovsky:  Manfred Symphony, Op. 58 (Semyon Bychkov, conductor)

Wagner:  Overture to Rienzi (Edward Gardner, conductor)

Nielsen:  Symphony No. 4 (The Inextinguishable) (Edward Gardner, conductor)


Wednesday July 17: Los Angeles Philharmonic (LAP 19-03)

CONDUCTOR: Roderick Cox

Christopher Cerrone (USA, b. 1984): The Insects Became Magnetic (world premiere, LA Phil commission) (Christopher Cerrone, electronics)

Poulenc: Organ Concerto (Cameron Carpenter, organ)   

Bach: Fugue in G Minor (Cameron Carpenter, organ)   

Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 78 “Organ” (Cameron Carpenter, organ)

[LAP fill: Bernstein: Candide Overture (Cameron Carpenter, organ) and

Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43 (Berlin Concert House Orchestra; Christoph Eschenbach, conductor; Cameron Carpenter, organ)]


Thursday July 18: Carnegie Hall Live! (CHL 19-03)

The West-Eastern Divan Orchestra Plays Strauss and Tchaikovsky

West-Eastern Divan Orchestra; Daniel Barenboim, music director and conductor
R. Strauss: Don Quixote (Miriam Manasherov, viola; Kian Soltani, cello)
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5


Sunday July 21: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 18-43)  


Bach: Trio Sonata in G major for Two Flutes and Continuo, BWV 1039 (Ransom Wilson, Tara Helen O'Connor, Flute; Timothy Eddy, Cello; Juho Pohjonen, Harpsichord)

Bach: Concerto in A minor for Violin, Strings, and Continuo, BWV 1041 (Sean Lee, Violin Solo; Aaron Boyd, Chad Hoopes, Violin; Matthew Lipman, Viola; Brook Speltz, Cello; Anthony Manzo, Double Bass; Michael Sponseller, Harpsichord)

Bach: Concerto in G minor for Keyboard, BWV 975 (after Vivaldi RV316) (Gilles Vonsattel, piano

Kristin Lee, Violin Solo; Carol Wincenc, Robert Langevin, Flute; Danbi Um, Daniel Phillips, Violin; Mark Holloway, Viola; Nicholas Canellakis, Cello; Joseph Conyers, Double Bass; Kenneth Weiss, Harpsichord)


Live from the Grand Teton Music Festival (GTM 19-03)  

Composer Spotlight: Kareem Roustom

Roustom - Ramal - Donald Runnicles, conductor

Roustom - Excerpts from the String Quartet: Shades of Night [World Premier]
Angela Fuller Heyde, violin; Marta krechkovsky, violin; Susan Gulkis Assadi, viola;  Charae Krueger, cello 

Brahms - String Sextet No. 2 - First Movement  

Julian Rachlin, violin; Marta Krechkovsky, violin; Sarah McElravy, viola; Joan DerHovespian, viola;
Daniel Laufer, cello; Charae Krueger, cello