Evening Concert

An all-Bach program, music for a “Cinderella” ballet, a famous “Violin Concerto” and more this week


This week on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 you’ll hear an all-Bach concert from Carnegie Hall, selections from Prokofiev’s “Cinderella” Ballet music from Chicago, Sibelius’ “Violin Concerto” from San Francisco, “The New York Philharmonic This Week” and Sunday. . . chamber music from Lincoln Center and Santa Fe. 

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF APR 24 – 25 – 26 – 27 & APR 30, 2017


Monday April 24: Carnegie Hall Live! (CHL 17-04) (Of 13)

Accademia Bizantina: an All-Bach Program

Soloist: Viktoria Mullova, violin; Accademia Bizantina/Ottavio Dantone, conductor and harpsichord

J.S. Bach Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041

J.S. Bach Concerto for Oboe, Violin, & Continuo in C min, BWV 1060 (trans for violin & hpchd by Dantone)
J.S. Bach Linda Flor (Ai Ioio) Matt Herskowitz, piano
J.S. Bach Sinfonia No.11 in G Minor BWV 797 Luce Trio

J.S. Bach Jesu Deine Passion BWV 159 Luce Trio
J.S. Bach Partita No 1. for Solo Violin Viktoria Mullova, violin
Henrique Vogeler Linda Flor (Ai Ioio) Viktoria Mullova, violin with group Stradivarius in Rio
J.S. Bach Harpsichord Concerto No. 2 in E Major, BWV 1053 (trans for violin by Dantone)

J.S. Bach Violin Concerto in E Major, BWV 1042
J.S. Bach Adagio from Violin Sonata No. 1 (encore) Viktoria Mullova, violin

J.S. Bach Adagio from Harpsichord Concerto No. 5 in F minor (encore) (transcribed for violin by Dantone)


Tuesday April 25: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 17-17)

James Gaffigan and Michael Mulcahy

Conductor: James Gaffigan

Franck Le Chasseur maudit

Vine Five Hallucinations for Trombone; Michael Mulcahy; trombone

Prokofiev Selections from Cinderella

[CSO fill: Bach Passacaglia and Fugure from CSO Resound Brass; Mark Ridenour, conductor

Grainger Selections from Lincolnshire Posy from CSO Resound; Mark Ridenour, conductor]


Wednesday April 26: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 17-04) (Of 13)

Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas Soloist: Leonidas Kavakos, violin

Sibelius The Swan of Tuonela, Op. 22 No. 2

Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47

Schumann Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, Op. 97

[SFS fill: Debussy Nocturnes {ENCORE}]


Thursday April 27: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 17-31)

CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert

Unsuk CHIN: Clarinet Concerto (SOLOISTS: Kari Kriikku, clarinet)

MAHLER Symphony No. 1


Sunday April 30: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 16-31)


Barber: Souvenirs for Piano, Four Hands, Op. 28 Gilles Vonsattel, Wu Han Piano

O'Connor: FC's Jig for Violin and Viola Arnaud Sussmann, Violin; Paul Neubauer, Viola

Copland: Appalachian Spring Suite for Ensemble Violinist Kristin Lee, leading an ensemble of CMS artists

Foster: Selections from The Social Orchestra for Ensemble  arranged by flutist Tara Helen O'Connor, performed by an ensemble of CMS artists


Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFE 17-05) (Of 13)

MARC NEIKRUG (b. 1946) Flash (2016) Jennifer Koh, violin
FRANZ SCHUBERT (1797 – 1828) String Quintet in C Major, D. 956 (1828) Dover Quartet: Joel Link & Bryan Lee, violin; Milena Pajaro-van de Stadt, viola; Camden Shaw, cello; Eric Kim, cello