Evening Concert

Music by Dvorak, Beethoven, Gershwin and more on this week’s “Evening Concert"s


This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Dvorak’s “New World” Symphony on “The New York Philharmonic This Week”, then Beethoven’s “Violin Concerto” from Chicago, Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue” on “Carnegie Hall Live!, Mozart’s “Clarinet Concerto” from Los Angeles, and Sunday chamber music from Lincoln Center.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF JUL 2 –3 – 4 – 5 & 8, 2018


Monday July 2: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 18-40)

Christoph von Dohnányi conducts Dvořák

Dvořák: Piano Concerto in g-minor (Martin Helmchen, piano)

Dvořák: Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”

Dvořák: Violin Concerto (Frank-Peter Zimmermann, violin)


Tuesday July 3: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 18-27)

Nikolaj Znaider conducts Beethoven and Shostakovich

Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61 (Nikolaj Znaider, violin)

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 47

[CSO fill: Gershwin: Overture to Strike up the Band (Bramwell Tovey, conductor)]


Wednesday July 4: Carnegie Hall Live! (CHL 18-01) [First in this new series]

The Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Music Director and Conductor
*Lang Lang, Piano; *Chick Corea, Piano; *Maxim Lando, Piano

Bernstein: On the Waterfront Symphonic Suite
*Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from “West Side Story”

Thursday July 5: Los Angeles Philharmonic (LAP 18-01) [First in this new series]

Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel

Mozart: Clarinet Concerto (Martin Fröst, clarinet )

Mozart: Selections from the Magic Flute (Jessica Pratt, coloratura; Julia Bullock, soprano;

Paul Appleby, tenor; Elliot Madore, baritone)


Sunday July 8: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 17-41)

Beauty and the Beast

Haydn: Quartet in F major for Strings, Op. 50, No. 5, “The Dream”  (Orion String Quartet)

Bloch: Quintet No. 1 for Piano, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello; Michael Brown, Piano; Kristin Lee, Violin I; Danbi Um, Violin II; Matthew Lipman, Viola; Nicholas Canellakis, Cello


Early Music Now with Sara Schneider (EMN 18-02) [New Series]

Italian Delights

La Bella Italia at its finest! We'll hear 'The Marvels of Love' presented by tenor Marco Beasley, instrumental gems by Andrea and Giovanni Gabrieli, plus an anonymous Ligurian love song that will melt the hardest of hearts. Also included are performances by Vivante, Tore Tom Denys, and Ensemble Daedalus.

Antonio Carbonchi: Ciaconna. Pierre Pitzl, baroque guitar

Biagio Marini: Meraviglia d’Amore. Marco Beasley, tenor, and Private Musicke

Francesco Corbetta: Passacaglia. Pierre Pitzl, baroque guitar

Girolamo Kapsberger: Cinta di Rose. Marco Beasley, tenor, and Private Musicke

Giovanni Gabrieli: Sonata octavi toni a 12. The Gabrieli Players/ Paul McCreesh

Andrea Gabrieli: Ricercar del 1 tono alla 4a alta. Liuwe Tamminga, organ

Anon. La Bella Noeva. Marco Beasley, tenor, and Accordone La Bella Noeva

Bartolomeo Barbarino: Bella e la donna mia. Vivante

Giovanni Kapsberger: Gagliarda. Vivante

Biagio Marini: Allegrezza del nuovo Maggio. Vivante

Giovanni Foscarini: Ciaccona. Vivante

Juan Cornago: Morte, Merce. Ensemble Daedalus

Anon.: O Tempo Bono. Ensemble Daedalus

Dario Castello: Sonata Terza; Sonate Concertate in Stil Moderno, Libro Primo. AAM/Richard Egarr