Evening Concert

Schubert’s “Winterreise”, Tchaikovsky’s “Pathetique” highlights of this week’s Evening Concerts


This week on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM90.9 you’ll hear Schubert’s “Winterreise” from Carnegie Hall, Rachmaninov’s “3rd Piano Concerto” from Chicago, Tchaikovsky’s “Pathetique” Symphony from San Francisco, “The New York Philharmonic This Week” and Sunday. . . chamber music from Lincoln Center and the new Santa Fe Chamber Music series.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF APR 10 – 11 – 12 – 13 & APR 16, 2017


Monday April 10: Carnegie Hall Live! (CHL 17-02) (Of 13 episodes)


Performers: Ian Bostridge, Tenor; Thomas Adès, Piano

Schubert: Winterreise (rec. 10/23/17 Carnegie Hall)

Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor-Rondo; Vienna Philharmonic; Rudolf Buchbinder, piano (rec. 2/26/17 Carnegie)

Mozart: String Quintet E flat major; Brentano String Quartet; Hsin-Yun Huang, viola (rec. 2/23/17 Carnegie)


Tuesday April 11: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 17-15)

Yuri Temirkanov conducts Brahms 2

Rachmaninov:  Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30 (Denis Matsuev, piano)

Brahms:   Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73

Mussorgsky, orch. Shostakovich:     Two Excerpts from Khovanschchina (Kirill Petrenko, conductor)

Schoenberg: Kol Nidre (Riccardo Muti, conductor; Alberto Mizrahi, narrator; CSO Resound Album)


Wednesday April 12: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 17-02) (Of 13 episodes)


CONDUCTOR: Michael Tilson Thomas

SOLOIST: Susanna Phillips, soprano

Ted Hearne Dispatches (SFS/NWS commission)

Barber Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Opus 24

Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Opus 74, Pathétique

Sibelius Symphony No. 7


Thursday April 13: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 17-29)

CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert

R. STRAUSS: Don Juan, op. 20  &  R. STRAUSS: Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks

Christopher ROUSE: Oboe Concerto (SOLOIST: Liang Wang, oboe)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Romeo and Juliet, Overture-Fantasy


Sunday April 16: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 16-29)

Dvorak & Chausson

Dvorák: Selected Cigánské melodie [Gypsy Songs] for Voice and Piano, B. 104, Op. 55 (songs 3-7)

Dina Kuznetsova, Soprano; Warren Jones, Piano

Chausson: Concerto in D major for Violin, Piano, and String Quartet, Op. 21

Elmar Oliveira, Violin Solo; Inon Barnatan, Piano; Jessica Lee, Kristin Lee, Violin; Beth Guterman, Viola; Andreas Brantelid, Cello



Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFE 17-03) (Of 13 episodes)

ANTONIO VIVALDI:  Concerto in D Major for Trumpet, Strings & Continuo, Op. 3, No. 3, RV 310

(from L’estro Armonico) (ca. 1711) (originally for solo violin)

Caleb Hudson, trumpet; L.P. How & Kathleen Brauer, violins; Kimberly Fredenburgh, viola; Joseph Johnson, cello; Mark Tatum, bass; Kathleen McIntosh, harpsichord

SHULAMIT RAN (b. 1949): String Quartet No. 3, Glitter, Doom, Shards, Memory (2012-13)

Pacifica Quartet: Simin Ganatra & Sibbi Bernhardsson, violins; Masumi Per Rostad, viola; Brandon Vamos, cello

FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN: String Quartet No. 59 in G Minor, Op. 74, No. 3, Rider (1793)

Orion String Quartet: Daniel Phillips & Todd Phillips, violins; Steven Tenenbom, viola; Timothy Eddy, cello