Evening Concert

Dvorak’s “8th” and Mozart’s “Clarinet Concerto” among the many great works on the “Evening Concert” this week.


WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF JUL 27 – 28 – 29 – 30 & AUG 2, 2020


Monday July 27: The New York Philharmonic This Week! (NYP 20-44)

Modern Works with Alan Gilbert and David Robertson

LUNSQUI: Fibres, Yarn, and Fabrik (Alan Gilbert, cond.)

GRUBER: Frankenstein!! (Alan Gilbert, cond., HK Gruber, chansonnier)

CARTER: Two Controversies and A Conversation (David Robertson, cond.)

JARRELL: Nachlese Vb; Liederzyklus (David Robertson, cond.)

BOULEZ: …explosante-fixe… (David Robertson, cond.)


Tuesday, July 28: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 20-31)

Edo de Waart and Leila Josefowicz

Adams: The Chairman Dances (Foxtrot for Orchestra)

Stravinsky: Violin Concerto in D (Leila Josefowicz, violin)

Dvořák: Symphony No. 8 in G Major, Op. 88

[CSO fill: Brahms: Concerto for Violin and Cello in A Minor, Op. 102, “Double”. Chicago Symphony Orchestra/Claudio Abbado; Isaac Stern, violin; Yo-Yo Ma, cello]


Wednesday, July 29: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 20-05)

CONDUCTOR:            Jaap van Zweden

SOLOIST: Carey Bell, clarinet*

Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A major, K.622*

Bruckner: Symphony No. 5 in B-flat major

[SFS fill: Stravinsky Scherzo ala russe Michael Tilson Thomas]


Thursday July 30: Carnegie Hall Live! (CHL 20-05)

Sheku Kanneh-Mason, Cello

Isata Kanneh-Mason, Piano

Recorded December 11, 2019

Ludwig van Beethoven: Twelve Variations on "Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen," Op. 66

Witold Lutosławski: Grave

Samuel Barber; Cello Sonata, Op. 6

[CHL fill: Elgar: Nimrod from Enigma Variations, excerpt; Sheku Kanneh-Mason

Clara Schumann: Rondo from Piano Sonata in G Minor, excerpt; Isata Kanneh-Mason

Shostakovich: Music from “The Gadfly”; Sheku Kanneh-Mason; City of Birmingham S.O.; Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla]

Sergei Rachmaninoff Cello Sonata in G Minor, Op. 19

[CHL fill: Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5, excerpt; Munich Philharmonic; Valery Gergiev]


Sunday August 2: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 19-45)


Fauré: Dolly Suite for Piano, Four Hands, Op. 56. Anne-Marie McDermott, Piano; Wu Han, Piano

Ysaye: Rêve d'enfant for Violin and Piano, Op. 14. Yura Lee, Violin; Anne-Marie McDermott, Piano

Fauré: Quartet No. 2 in G minor for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 45

Wu Han, Piano; Arnaud Sussmann, Violin; Yura Lee, Viola; Paul Watkins, Cello


Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFE 20-05)


“Sred’shumnogo bala” (“Amidst the Roar of the Ball”), Op. 38, No. 3
“Moy geniy, moy angel, moy drug” (“My Spirit, My Angel, My Friend”
“Kaby znala ja” (“If Only I Had Known”), Op. 47, No. 1
“Uzh gasli v komnatakh ogni” (“The Fires in the Room Had Gone Out”), Op. 63, No. 5
“Zakatilos’ solntse” (“The Sun Has Set”), Op. 73, No. 4

Christianne Stotijn, mezzo-soprano; Kirill Gerstein, piano  

SCHUBERT: Piano Trio in B-flat Major, D. 898

Gilles Vonsattel, piano; Jennifer Gilbert, violin; Mark Kosower, cello