Evening Concert

Music by Haydn, Debussy, Mahler, and others on this week’s “Evening Concert"s


This week on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 you’ll hear the St. Lawrence String Quartet in concert from Carnegie Hall, Debussy’s “La Mer” from Chicago, Mahler’s “7th Symphony in E Minor” from San Francisco, Thursday “The New York Philharmonic This Week”, and Sunday chamber music from Lincoln Center and the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF APR. 18 – 19 – 20 – 21 – 22 & 24, 2016


Monday April 18: Carnegie Hall Live! (CHL 16-03) (new series)

St. Lawrence String Quartet

HAYDN: String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 20, No. 5

ADAMS: String Quartet No. 2 (NY Premiere, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)

BEETHOVEN: String Quartet in C-sharp Minor, Op. 131

HAYDN: Poco Adagio from String Quartet in G Minor, Op. 20, No. 3 (encore)


Tuesday April 19: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 16-16)  

Muti conducts Tchaikovsky and Debussy

Berlioz: Waverley Overture

Debussy: La mer

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4

Mendelssohn: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage

Ravel: Rapsodie espagnol


Wednesday April 20: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 16-03) (new series)

Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor

Mahler: Symphony No. 7 in E minor

Schumann: Symphony No. 3


Thursday April 21: The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 16-30)

(Listing differs from Patterns Magazine)

Alan Gilbert, conductor

BRAHMS: Tragic Overture

BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 2 (Emanuel Ax, piano)

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7


Friday April 22: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper (PP 16-17) Subject to availability

To Be Announced


Sunday April 24: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 15-30)

Prokofiev and Janacek

Prokofiev: Sonata for Two Violins, Op. 56 Ani and Ida Kavafian

Janacek: Quartet No. 1, "The Kreutzer Sonata" Prazak Quartet

Prokofiev: Quintet in G minor for Oboe, Clarinet, Violin, Viola, and Bass, Op. 39 Stephen Taylor, oboe; David Shifrin, clarinet, Susie Park, Violin; Paul Neubauer, viola; DaXun Zhang, double bass


Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFE 16-04)

ALEXANDER GOEHR (b. 1932, England): Seven Impromptus for two pianos, Op. 96 (2015) Ran Dank, piano; Soyeon Kate Lee, piano (Commissioned by the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival; world premiere) The Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival’s commissions of new works are supported in part by a generous grant from The Brown Foundation, Inc. of Houston.

FELIX MENDELSSOHN: String Quartet No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 44, No.2 (1837)

Miami String Quartet