Evening Concert

Music by Haydn, Beethoven, Schubert, and others on this week’s “Evening Concert”


This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll Haydn’s “Symphony No. 95” on “The New York Philharmonic This Week”, then Beethoven’s “4th Piano Concerto” from Chicago, Schubert’s “5th Symphony” from Leer, Germany, Schubert’s 8th & 9th symphonies from Los Angeles, and Sunday. . . chamber music from “Music Mountain”.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF MAR 19 – 20 – 21 – 22 & 25, 2018


Monday March 19: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 18-25)

Xian Zhang Conducts Haydn, Martinů, and Sibelius

Haydn: Symphony No. 95 in C minor, Hob. I: 95 (1791) 17:36

Martinů: Incantation, Piano Concerto No. 4, H. 358 Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Sibelius: Symphony No. 1 in E minor, Op. 39

[NYP fill: Bach: Magnificat: Sherezade Panthaki, a; Joélle Harvey, a; Iestyn Davies, ct; Nicholas Phan, tr; Tyler Duncan, bar; Bach Collegium Japan, chorus; Yale Schola Cantorum, chorus Maasaki Suzuki, cond.]

Encore presentation; Note: there are a few dated references at the end of segment 1 at 48:43 regarding an album series being released throughout 2008.


Tuesday March 20: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcasts (CSO 18-12)

Riccardo Muti and Yefim Bronfman (repeat of CSO 17-39)

Rossini: Overture to Semiramide

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major, Op. 58 (Yefim Bronfman, piano)

Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 5 in D Major, Op. 107 (Reformation)

Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet


Wednesday, March 21: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts (DWF 17/18, No. 12)

North Sea Tides

Hong Kong Sinfonietta; Christoph Poppen, conductor

*Clara-Jumi Kang, violin; **Juliane Banse, soprano;

Beethoven: Coriolan Overture in C Minor, op. 62;

*Romance in F Major for violin and orchestra, op. 50;

Saint-Saëns: *Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso in A Minor for violin and orchestra, op. 28

Bach: *Sonata No. 3 for violin, BWV 1005: Largo (encore)

[DWF fill: Bach: Violin concerto in E Major, BWV 1042; Bach-Collegium Stuttgart;   Helmuth Rilling; Christoph Poppen, violin; On CD hänssler-classic/Laudate 92.125]

[DWF fill: Mozart: Flute quartet in C Major, K. 285b; Christoph Poppen, violin; Emmanuel Pahud, flute; Hariolf Schlichtig, viola; Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello; On CD EMI Classics 556 829-2]

Beethoven: **"Abscheulicher, wo eilst du hin?" (Abominable one!  Where are you going?) Leonore 's aria from the opera "Fidelio, op. 72

Schubert: **"Die Forelle" (The Trout), D. 550, orchestrated by Benjamin Britten

**"Abendrot" (In the Red Dusk), D. 799, orchestrated by Max Reger

**"Der Erlkönig" (The Erl-King), D. 328, orchestrated by Hector Berlioz

Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, D. 485

Recorded by DeutschlandRadio Kultur, Berlin (DLR) in the Grand Church in Leer on June 18, 2017


Thursday March 22: Los Angeles Philharmonic (LAP [16]-17-12)

Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel; Soloist: Elīna Garanča, mezzo-soprano

Schubert: Symphony No. 8, “Unfinished”

Mahler: Songs from Des Knaben Wunderhorn

Schubert: Symphony No. 9, “Great C-major”


Sunday March 25: (The) 2017 Music Mountain Chamber Music Festival (MM 17-12)

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center returns April 2018

The Daedalus String Quartet with Tanya Bannister, Piano

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet In F Major, Opus 18, #1

Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet In F Minor, Opus 95 “Serioso” (1810)

Johannes Brahms: Piano Quintet In F Minor, Opus 34 (1864)
Historic Encore: Beethoven: String Quartet In E Flat Major Opus 74 Performed By The Avalon String Quartet. (partial)