Evening Concert

A week of new programs on the “Evening Concert”: music by Tchaikovsky and others


This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Tchaikovsky’s “Pathetique” Symphony from New York, Mozart’s “27th Piano Concerto” from Chicago, Beethoven’s “5th Symphony” from a new series from San Francisco, Beethoven’s “3rd Piano Concerto” from Bonn, then Sunday, chamber music from Lincoln Center and a new series from Santa Fe. 

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF APR 1 – 2 – 3 – 4 & 7, 2019


Monday April 1: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 19-27)

Bartók, Tchaikovsky, and William Grant Still

Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 3 (Philippe Entremont, piano) Leonard Bernstein, conductor

William Grant Still: Old California Pierre Monteux, conductor

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6, “Pathetique” Alan Gilbert, conductor

Schoenberg: Transfigured Night (Verklarte Nacht) Pierre Boulez, conductor


Tuesday April 2: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 19-14)

Conductor Manfred Honeck and Pianist Paul Lewis perform Mozart

Mozart: Overture to La clemenza di Tito, K. 621

Mozart: Exsultate, jubilate, K. 165 (Regula Mühlemann, soprano)

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat Major, K. 595

Mozart: Laudamus te from Mass in C Minor (Regula Mühlemann, soprano)

Mozart: Vorrei spiegarvi, oh Dio!, K. 418 (Regula Mühlemann, soprano )

Mozart: Symphony No. 35 in D Major, K. 385 (Haffner)

[CSO fill: Mozart: Symphony No. 39 in E-flat Major, K. 543 (Pinchas Zukerman, conductor)]


Wednesday April 3: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 19-01) (New Series)

CONDUCTOR: Michael Tilson Thomas

Haydn: Symphony No. 69 in C Major “Laudon”
Sibelius: Symphony No. 3 in C Major, Op. 52
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67


Thursday April 4: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts 2018-19 (DWF 18-14)

World Premiere

Marino Formenti, piano Central German Radio Symphony Orchestra Stefan Asbury, conductor

Bernhard Lang (Austria, b. 1957): Monadologie XXXIV for piano and orchestra (2017) (world premiere)

Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano concerto No. 3 in C Minor

Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks


Sunday April 7: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 18-28)

Distinctive Voices

Thomas Adès: Arcadiana

University of Illinois Artists in Residence: Jupiter String Quartet (Nelson Lee, Meg Freivogel, violins; Liz Freivogel, viola; Daniel McDonough, cello)

Fauré: Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Major

Elmar Oliveira, violin; Inon Barnatan, piano


Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFE 19-01)

MOZART: Adagio & Rondo in C Minor for Celesta, Flute, Oboe, Viola & Cello, K. 617 (1791)

Simon Crawford-Phillips, piano; Bart Feller, flute; Robert Ingliss, oboe; Manabu Suzuki, viola; Eric Kim, cello (performed August 9, 2018, NMMA: New Mexico Museum of Art)

BRAHMS: String Sextet in G major, Op. 36 (1864-65)

Benny Kim, Ida Kavafian, violins; Steven Tenenbom, Daniel Phillips, violas; Mark Kosower, Peter Stumpf, cellos (performed July 30, 2018, NMMA)