Evening Concert

Concerts from New York, Chicago, and elsewhere on the “Evening Concert” this week.


This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Mahler’s “4th Symphony” from New York, Shostakovich’s “13th Symphony” from Chicago, Rachmaninoff’s “3rd Piano Concerto” from San Francisco, Haydn’s “49th Symphony” from Bruhl, then Sunday, chamber music by Mozart from Lincoln Center and by Dvorak from Santa Fe.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF JUNE 17 – 18 – 19 – 20 & 23, 2019


Monday June 17: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 19-38)

Leonard Bernstein and the Gustav Mahler Revival

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

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


Tuesday June 18: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 19-25)

Riccardo Muti conducts Shostakovich's “Babi Yar”

Prokofiev: Sinfonietta, Op. 5/48

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 13, Op. 113, “Babi Yar”. Alexey Tikhomirov, bass; Men of the Chicago Symphony Chorus; Duain Wolfe, director

George Walker: Lyric for Strings


Wednesday June 19: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 19-12)

CONDUCTOR: Michael Tilson Thomas
Sibelius : Symphony No. 6, Op. 104
Sibelius: Symphony No. 7 in C Major, Op. 105
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30. Daniil Trifonov, piano


Thursday June 20: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts 2018-19 (DWF 18-25)

Haydn Festival

A ten-day fest dedicated to Papa Haydn with the splendid Concerto Köln as orchestra-in-residence: this one has three Haydn symphonies and an opera overture – and two works for the mandolin.

Anna Torge, mandolin;

Markus Hoffmann, violin;

Concerto Köln; Markus Hoffmann, conductor

Joseph Haydn: Symphony No. 34 in D Minor. Symphony No. 26 in D Minor (Lamentatione)

Overture to the opera "Acide e Galatea," Hob. Ia:5. Symphony No. 49 in F Minor (La Passione)

Johann Andreas Kauchlitz (1742-1808: Czech): Concerto in D Major for mandolin and strings

Giovanni Hoffmann (1770-1814: Austria):

Concerto in D Major for mandolin, strings, two oboes and two horns

Recorded by West German Radio, Cologne (WDR) in Augustusburg Castle, Brühl on August 27, 2018


Sunday June 23: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 18-39)

Featured Musicians

Brett Dean (b. 1961, Australia): Quartet No. 2 for Strings and Soprano, “And once I played Ophelia”

Tony Arnold, soprano, Orion String Quartet: Daniel Phillips, Todd Phillips, violin; Steven Tenenbom, viola; Timothy Eddy, cello

Mozart: Concerto in D minor for Piano and Strings, K. 466 (arr. Carl Czerny)

Anne-Marie McDermott, piano; Sean Lee, Bella Hristova, violins; Paul Neubauer, viola; Mihai Marica, cello; Timothy Cobb, double bass; Tara Helen O’Connor, flute


Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFS 19-12)

STRAVINSKY: Octet for Winds (1923). Lawrence Foster, conductor; Bart Feller, flute; Todd Levy, clarinet; Julia Harguindey, Lewis Kirk, bassoons; Christopher Stingle, David Dash, trumpets; Mark Fisher, trombone; Christopher Bassett, bass trombone (performed August 2, 2018, New Mexico Museum of Art)

DVOŘÁK: String Quintet in E-flat Major, Op. 97 (1893)

Joel Link, Bryan Lee, violins; Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, Hsin-Yun Huang, violas; Camden Shaw, cello (performed August 19, 2018, Lensic)