Evening Concert

Music by Dvorak, Brahms, Stravinsky, Chausson and others on this week’s “Evening Concerts”


This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear “Dvorak’s “Cello Concerto” on “The New York Philharmonic This Week”, then Brahms’ “1st Piano Concerto” from Chicago, Stravinsky’s “Violin Concerto” from San Francisco, Chausson’s “Poeme for Violin and Orchestra” 5th” from Pittsburgh, and Sunday chamber music from Lincoln Center and Santa Fe.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF JUN 18 –19 – 20 – 21 & 24, 2018

Monday June 18: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 18-38)

The listing differs from the one in Patterns magazine per NYP

DVOŘÁK: Cello Concerto. Alan Gilbert, conductor; Carter Brey, cello

TCHAIKOVKSY: Symphony No. 5. Alan Gilbert, conductor

J.S. BACH: Suites 1 & 2 for unaccompanied cello. Carter Brey, cello


Tuesday June 19: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 18-25)

Riccardo Muti and Kirill Gerstein

Puccini: Preludio sinfonico

R. Strauss: Suite from Der Bürger als Edelmann (Le bourgeois gentilhomme), Op. 60 (Gerstein, piano)

Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 15 (Kirill Gerstein, piano)

Mussorgsky: A Night on Bald Mountain


Wednesday June 20: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 18-12)

CONDUCTOR: Michael Tilson Thomas SOLOIST: Gil Shaham, violin

Stravinsky: Agon  Stravinsky: Violin Concerto in D major  Stravinsky; The Rite of Spring [1947 revision]

Encore: Stravinsky: Apollo


Thursday June 21: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO 17-18_13)

Manfred Honeck, conductor; Noa Wildschut, violin

Suppe: Overture to “Light Cavalry”

Strauss, Jr., Joh.: “Emperor Waltzes”, Op. 37 Strauss, Jr., Joh.: “Hail to Hungary!” Polka, Op. 332

Lehar: “Gold and Silver Waltz”, Op. 79 Strauss, Jr., Joh.: “At the Double”, Polka, Op. 348

Chausson: Poeme for Violin and Orchestra Gershwin” “It Ain’t Necessarily So” from “Porgy and Bess”

Anderson, Leroy: “Plink, Plank, Plunk!” Strauss, Jr., Joh.: “Bandit’s Gallop” Polka

Strauss, Josef: “Feuerfest” Polka Strauss, Joh.: “Radetky” March

[PSO fill: Strauss, Jr., Joh.: “On the Beautiful Blue Danube”. Lorin Maazel, cond.;

Strauss, Jr., Joh.: “Treasure” Waltz. Fritz Reiner, cond.; Strauss, Jr., Joh.: “Auf der Jagd”, Polka. Mariss Jansons, cond.; Strauss, Josef: “Dragonfly” Polka. Manfred Honeck, cond.]


Sunday June 22: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 17-39)


Mendelssohn: Andante and Allegro brillant for Piano, Four Hands, Op. 92

Orion Weiss, Piano; Huw Watkins, Piano

Mendelssohn: Concertpiece No. 2 in D min for Clarinet, Basset Horn, and Piano, Op.114

Tommaso Lonquich, Clarinet; Romie de Guise-Langlois, Basset Horn; Gilbert Kalish, Piano

Mendelssohn: Quintet No. 2 in B-flat for Two Violins, Two Violas, and Cello, Op. 87

Paul Huang, Violin I; Sean Lee, Violin II; Paul Neubauer, Viola I; Matthew Lipman, Viola II; Paul Watkins, Cello


Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFS 18-13) [Last in series]

BEETHOVEN Piano Trio in G Major, Op. 121a, “10 Variations on ‘Ich bin der Schneider Kakadu’”

Anne-Marie McDermott, piano; Ida Kavafian, violin; Peter Wiley, cello

(Performance: August 13, 2017, Lensic Performing Arts Center)

SCHULHOFF Five Pieces for String Quartet (1923) Miami String Quartet

(Performance: August 6, 2017, St. Francis Auditorium, New Mexico Museum of Art)

VIVALDI Stabat Mater, RV 621 (1712)

David Daniels, countertenor; L.P. How & Kathleen Brauer, violin; Kimberly Fredenburgh, viola; Alastair Eng, cello; Leigh Mesh, bass; Kathleen McIntosh, harpsichord

(Performance: August 19, 2017, Lensic Performing Arts Center)