Evening Concert

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


This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Mozart’s “2nd Flute Concerto” on “The New York Philharmonic This Week”, Schumann’s “Cello Concerto” from Chicago, Mahler’s “3rd Symphony” on “Carnegie Hall Live!”, Pergolesi’s “Stabat Mater” from Los Angeles, then Sunday, chamber music from Lincoln Center and the program “Early Music Now”.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF JUL 30 –31 – AUG 1 – 2 & 5, 2018


Monday July 30: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 18-44)

Mozart: Concerto for flute & orchestra No. 2; Robert Langevin, flute; Bernard Labadie, conductor

Tan Dun: Concerto for Water Percussion & Orchestra; Christopher Lamb, percussion; Kurt Masur, conductor

Mozart: Clarinet Concerto; Anthony McGill, clarinet; Alan Gilbert, conductor

Christopher Rouse (b. 1949, USA): Flute Concerto; Robert Langevin, flute Leonard Slatkin, conductor


Tuesday July 31: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 18-31)

Riccardo Muti conducts Schumann and Mussorgsky

Dvořák: Husitská Overture, Op. 67

Schumann: Cello Concerto in A Minor, Op. 129 (John Sharp, cello)

Hindemith: Concert for Music for Strings and Brass, Op. 50

Mussorgsky/Ravel: Pictures from an Exhibition           

Catalani: Contemplazione


Wednesday August 1: Carnegie Hall Live! (CHL 18-05)

Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

Zubin Mehta, Music Director and Conductor
Mihoko Fujimura, Mezzo-Soprano MasterVoices/Ted Sperling, Artistic Director
Manhattan Girls Chorus/Michelle Oesterle, Artistic Director

Mahler: Symphony No. 3

Thursday August 2: Los Angeles Philharmonic (LAP 18-05)

Conductor: Emmanuelle Haïm,

Purcell: Suite from the Fairy Queen

Bach: Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068

Pergolesi: Stabat Mater; Soloists: Laura Claycomb, soprano; Christophe Dumaux, countertenor

Monteverdi: Por Ti Miro from The Coronation of Poppea    

[LAP fill: Handel: Messiah (excerpts)]


Sunday August 5: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 17-45)

The British are Coming

Vaughan-Williams: Songs of Travel for Voice and Piano; John Moore, Baritone; Gilbert Kalish, Piano

Bridge: Sextet in E-flat major for Strings; Ani Kavafian, Violin I; Ida Kavafian, Violin II; Hsin-Yun Huang, Viola I; Paul Neubauer, Viola II; Timothy Eddy, Cello I; Nicholas Canellakis, Cello II


Early Music Now with Sara Schneider (EMN 18-06)

War and Peace

It's War and Peace like Tolstoy never imagined…..battle settings by Isaac and Kerll, Madrigals of Love and War by Monteverdi, plus music to celebrate the Peace of Westphalia (1648) by Schütz and Hammerschmidt. Weser Renaissance Bremen, Concerto Palatino, and The Consort of Musicke are featured.

Jacques Arcadelt: Estote fortes in bello Josquin Capella/ Meinold Brüser

Heinrich Isaac: Alla Battaglia Concerto Palatino/Erik van Nevel

Claudio Monteverdi: Gira il nemico insidioso The Consort of Musicke/Anthony Rooley

Claudio Monteverdi: Se vittori si belle The Consort of Musicke/Anthony Rooley

Claudio Monteverdi: Armato il cor The Consort of Musicke/Anthony Rooley

Johann Kaspar Kerrl: Battaglia Armonico Tributo/Lorenz Duftschmid

Heinrich Schütz: Nun danket alle Gott Weser Renaissance Bremen/Manfred Cordes

Andreas Hammerschmidt: Verleih uns Frieden Weser Renaissance Bremen/Manfred Cordes

Anonymous: Ach Herr, sih doch, wie bang ist mir Weser Renaissance Bremen/Manfred Cordes

Melchior Frank: Impetum inimicorum Weser Renaissance Bremen/Manfred Cordes

Johann Kindemann: Nun lieben Christen, freuet euch Weser Renaissance Bremen/Manfred Cordes

Bach: Dona nobis pacem Capella Amsterdam & the Orchestra of the 18th Century/Frans Brüggen