Evening Concert

“Symphonie fantastique”, “Pictures at an Exhibition” and more on the ‘Evening Concert’


This week on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 you’ll hear the National Youth Orchestra of the USA from Carnegie Hall, Mahler’s First Symphony from Chicago, Mussorgsky’s “Pictures at an Exhibition” from San Francisco, Bruckner’s 9th Symphony from New York then Sunday chamber music from Lincoln Center and the new Spoleto Chamber Music Festival series.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF JUN 27 – 28 – 29 – 30 – JUL 1 & 3, 2016


Monday June 27: Carnegie Hall Live! (CHL 16-13) Last in series
National Youth Orchestra of the USA Charles Dutoit, conductor

BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, "Emperor" (Yundi, piano)

BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique

BIZET: L'Arlesienne: Farandole (encore)


Tuesday June 28: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 16-26)

Muti Conducts Mahler

Schubert: Symphony No. 5

Mahler: Symphony No. 1

Wagner: Siegfried’s Rhine Journey and Funeral March from Gotterdammerung;


Wednesday June 29: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 16-13) Last in series

Charles Dutoit, conductor

Stravinsky: Jeu de Cartes

Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Opus 85 (Gautier Capucon, cello)

Mussorgsky; orch. Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition

Beethoven: Leonore Overture [Encore]


Thursday June 30: The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 16-40)

Honeck conducts Bruckner’s 9th        Manfred Honeck, conductor

VIVIER, Claude: (Canada, 1948-83): Orion

BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 9


Friday July 1: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper (PP 16-27) Subject to availability


Jazz from Allerton Music Barn (AMB)

AMB 2011

Nathan and Julie Gunn; Chip McNeil and UI Jazz Faculty



Sunday July 3: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 15-40)

Mozart and Currier

Sebastian Currier (b. 1959 America): Verge for Clarinet, Violin, and Piano Jose Franch-Ballester, clarinet; Arnaud Sussmann, violin; Inon Barnatan, piano

Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante in E-flat major, K. 320d Ani and Ida Kavafian, with an ensemble of CMS musicians


Spoleto Chamber Music Festival (SCM 16-01) [First-in-series-of-13]

Vivaldi: Double Concerto for Violin and Oboe in B-flat Major, RV364 
Livia Sohn, violin; James Austin Smith, oboe;
Geoff Nuttall and Benjamin Beilman, violins; Daniel Phillips, viola;
Christopher Costanza, cello; Anthony Manzo, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

Osvaldo Golijov (Argentina, b. 1960): “Mariel” for cello and Marimba 

Alisia Weilerstein, cello; Steven Schick, percussion

Dvořák: Piano Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 87 

Pedja Muzijevic, piano; Benjamin Beilman, violin; 
Daniel Phillips, viola; Christopher Costanza, cello