Evening Concert

Bach, Vivaldi, Handel, Ravel and other composer’s featured on this week’s “Evening Concert”


This week on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 you’ll hear music of Bach, Handel and Vivaldi from Carnegie Hall, Ravel’s “Bolero” from Chicago, Brahms’ “Symphony No. 2 in D Major” from San Francisco, Shostakovich’s “5th” on “The New York Philharmonic This Week” and on Sunday chamber music from Lincoln Center and the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF APR. 25 – 26 – 27 – 28 – 29 & MAY 1, 2016


Monday April 25: Carnegie Hall Live! (CHL 16-04) BACH COLLEGIUM JAPAN

Masaaki Suzuki (Conductor and Harpsichord) Soloist: Joanne Lunn, Soprano

BACH: "Brandenburg" Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047

VIVALDI: Concerto in C Major for Recorder, Strings, and Continuo, RV 443

HANDEL: Gloria in B-flat Major

BACH: Flute Sonata in E Minor, BWV 1034

VIVALDI: Concerto in C Major for Oboe, Strings, and Continuo,RV 450

BACH: Cantata No. 51: "Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen!" & Cantata No. 199: "Wie freudig ist mein Herz"


Tuesday April 26: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 16-17)  

Riccardo Muti conducts Bolero

Chabrier: España;   Ginastera: Harp Concerto (Xavier de Maistre, harp)

Charpentier: Impressions d’Italie

Ravel: Bolero;  Stravinsky: Suite from The Firebird


Wednesday April 27: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 16-04)

Susanna Mälkki, conductor

Griffes: The White Peacock, Opus 7, no.1

Bartók: Piano Concerto No. 3 (Jeremy Denk, piano)

Brahms: Symphony No. 2 in D major, Opus 73

Stravinsky: Petrushka (Michael Tilson Thomas, cond.


Thursday April 28: The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 16-31)

(Listing differs from Patterns Magazine per NYP)

Lorin Maazel, conductor

TCHAIKOVSKY: Romeo and Juliet, Overture-Fantasy                                                            

LUTOSŁAWSKI: Chain 2: Dialogue for Violin and Orchestra (Jennifer Koh, Violin)

SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 5   


Friday April 29: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper (PP 16-18) Subject to availability

UI Symphony Orchestra (04/09/15)

University Oratorio Society; UI Chamber Singers: Dr. Andrew Megill, conductor; UI Women’s Glee Club; UI Varsity Men’s Glee Club

MOZART: Requiem (“Dies Irae”) Mileeyae Kwon, soparano; Jennifer E. Wiggins, mezzo-soprano; Michael Patterson, tenor; Ricardo Sepulvida, bass

LEWIS SPRATLAN (b. 1940, USA) Of War. Daneil Spratlan, bass


Sunday May 1: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 15-31)

French III:  the 1870’s                                 

Saint-Saëns: Sonata No. 1 in C minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 32

Gary Hoffman, Cello; David Selig, Piano

Fauré:  Quartet No. 1 in C minor for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 15
Anne-Marie McDermott, Piano; Nicolas Dautricourt, Violin; Yura Lee, Viola; Colin Carr, Cello


Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFE 16-05)

GIOACCHINO ROSSINI:Sonata No. 1 in G Major for Strings (1804)     

Jennifer Gilbert, violin; Harvey de Souza, vln; Kajsa William-Olsson, cello; Kristen Bruya, bass   

JOAQUÍN TURINA: Piano Trio No. 2 in B Minor, Op. 76 (1933)

Montrose Trio: Martin Beaver, violin; Clive Greensmith, cello; Jon Kimura Parker, piano

MARC NEIKRUG (b. 1946, USA) Acequias Quintet for Guitar and String Quartet (2015) Łukasz Kuropaczewski, guitar; Orion String Quartet

(Commissioned by Faye Kellerman in honor of her husband Jonathan’s 65th birthday; 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.