Evening Concert

Mozart from New York and San Francisco, Vivaldi from Chicago, and much more on “The Evening Concert”


This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Mozart’s “Symphony No. 25 in G Minor” on “The New York Philharmonic This Week”, then a “Concerto Grosso” by Corelli from Chicago, Mozart’s “Sinfonia Concertante” from San Francisco, Ravel’s “Bolero” from Pittsburgh, and Sunday, chamber music from Lincoln Center and Santa Fe.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF MAY 7 – 8 – 9 – 10 & 13, 2018


Monday May 7: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 18-32)


Conductor: Zubin Mehta
Soloist: Mehli Mehta, violin; Jan Kubelik, violin; Daniel Barenboim, piano; Julianne Baird, soprano

Schoenberg: Gurrelieder: I (excerpt) S2K 48077  

Bruckner: Symphony No.7: III (Excerpt) From NYP 07-17
Joan Tower: Sequoia (Excerpt) NYP Special Editions
Unknown: Prelude (Exceprt); Mehli Mehta, violin Private Recording

Mozart: Romance (Excerpt); Jan Kubelik, violin Private Recording
Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3 (Excerpt) NYP Archives 9/14/78
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra (Excerpt) From NYP 09-27
Mahler: Symphony No.1: II (Excerpt) NYP Archives 9/14/78
Bartok: Piano Concerto No. 1 : III; Daniel Barenboim, piano From NYP archives 1/22/82
Bruckner: Symphony No. 8: Adagio (Excerpt) From NYP 12-18
Furtwangler: Scherzo from Symphony No. 2 NYP Archives 2/7/86
Webern: Six Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 6 NYP Archives 3/3/90
Steve Reich: Tehillim (“Psalms”): 19:2-15 (Excerpt); Julianne Baird, soprano NYP Special Editions
Ravi Shankar: Concerto No. 2 for Sitar and Orchestra, Raga-mala: IV NYP Archives 4/25/81
Crumb: Ancient Voice of Children: II (Excerpt) NYP Archives 4/17/81
Mozart: Symphony No. 25 NYP Archives 1/22/82            

Mahler: Symphony No. 2 (Scherzo) NYP Special Editions
Schoenberg: Gurrelieder: Finale S2K 48077         

Wagner: Forest Murmurs from Siegfried (Excerpt) IM-37795
Bruckner: Symphony No. 8: IV From NYP 12-18

Wagner: The Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla (Excerpt) IM-37795


Tuesday May 8: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcasts (CSO 18-19)

Fabio Biondi, violin and conductor and Vivica Genaux, mezzo-soprano

Corelli: Concerto grosso in D Major, Op. 6, No. 4

Giacomelli: Sposa, non mi conosci from Merope (Vivica Genaux, mezzo-soprano)

Veracini: Giá presso al termine from Adriano in Siria (Vivica Genaux, mezzo-soprano)

Vivaldi: Violin Concerto in D Major, RV 222 (Fabio Biondo, violin)

Vivaldi: Violin Concerto in E Major, RV 271 (L’amorso) (Fabio Biondo, violin)

Ariosti: Questi ceppi from La fede ne’ tradimenti (Vivica Genaux, mezzo-soprano)

Vivaldi: Agitata da due venti from Griselda (Vivica Genaux, mezzo-soprano)

Vivaldi: Violin Concerto in F Major, RV 284 (Fabio Biondo, violin)

Corelli: Concerto grosso in B-flat Major, Op. 6, No. 11

[fill: Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 37 (Paul Lewis, p; Christoph von Dohnányi, cond.)]


Wednesday May 9: San Francisco Symphony (SFS 18-06)

Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas

*Soloists: Alexander Barantschik, violin / Jonathan Vinocour, viola

Samuel Carl Adams: Radial Play

*Mozart: Sinfonia concertante in E-flat major for Violin and Viola, K.364 (320d)

Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra    [SFS fill Debussy: Nocturnes]


Thursday May 10: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO 17-18_06)

Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor

Stravinsky: Petrushka     Offenbach: Selections from “La gaite parisienne”

Ravel: Bolero     [Encore: Chabrier: Joyeuse Marche; Ravel arr. Tortelier: Selections from Piano Trio in A Minor]


Sunday May 13: The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 17-33)

Schubert and Brahms

Schubert: “Nur wer die Sehnsucht kennt” for Voice and Piano, D. 877, Op. 62, No. 4

Michelle Areyzaga, Soprano; Wu Han, Piano

Brahms: Quartet No. 2 in A major for Piano, Violin, Viola, and Cello, Op. 26

Alessio Bax, Piano; Ani Kavafian, Violin; Yura Lee, Viola; Paul Watkins, Cello


Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (SFS 18-07)

Poulenc: Sonata for Horn, Trumpet & Trombone (1922/1945)

Jennifer Montone, horn; Caleb Hudson, trumpet; Achilles Liarmakopoulos, trombone

Reynaldo Hahn: “À Chloris” (1899) “Quand je fus pris au pavillon” (1899) “Chanson au bord de la fontaine” (1912) “Paysage” (1890) David Daniels, countertenor; Finghin Collins, piano

Dvořák: String Quartet No. 14 in A-flat Major, Op. 105 (1895) Orion String Quartet