Evening Concert

Music by Falla, Mozart, Dvorak, and others on this week’s “Evening Concert” programs.


This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Falla’s “Nights in the Gardens of Spain” on “The New York Philharmonic This Week”, Mozart’s “22nd Piano Concerto” from Chicago, Dvorak’s  “8th Symphony” from Cleveland, Vaughan Williams’ “A Sea Symphony” from Milwaukee” then Sunday, chamber music from Lincoln Center and the Dock Street Theater. 

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


Monday November 19: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 19-08)

Conductor: Bramwell Tovey

Massenet: Le Cid, Selections

Falla: Nights in the Gardens of Spain (Joyce Yang, piano)

Falla: The Three‐Cornered Hat (Virginie Verrez, mezzo‐soprano)

[NYP fill: Falla: El Amor Brujo NYP/Leonard Bernstein]


Tuesday November 20: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 18-47)

Bernard Haitink conducts "An Alpine Symphony"

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 22 in E-flat Major, K. 482 (Till Fellner, piano)

Strauss: An Alpine Symphony, Op. 64

Webern: Im Sommerwind (Bernard Haitink, conductor)


Wednesday November 21: Cleveland Orchestra (COR 18-08)

Alan Gilbert, conductor Alisa Weilerstein, cello

Dvorak: The Watersprite

Barber: Cello Concerto

Dvorak: Symphony No. 8

[COR fill: Walton: “Scapino” Overture – Cleveland Orchestra/Vladimir Ashkenazy]


Thursday November 22: Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra (MSO 18-08)

Conductor: Andreas Delfs

Soloist: Frank Almond, violin

Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Overture, Opus 21

Mendelssohn:A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Nocturne, Opus 61

Mendelssohn:A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Scherzo, Opus 61

Pierre Jalbert [Zhal-BEAR] (b. 1967, USA, French-Canadian descent): Concerto for Violin & Orchestra

Vaughan Williams (words by Walt Whitman): A Sea Symphony (Symphony No. 1) Wendy Bryn Harmer, soprano; Edward Nelson, baritone; Milwaukee Symphony Chorus,Cheryl Frazes Hill, chorus director


Sunday November 25: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 18-09)

In the Key of B-flat

Mozart: Quartet in B-flat major for Strings, K. 458, “Hunt”

Danish String Quartet: Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen, Frederik Oland, violin; Asbjørn Norgaard, viola; Fredrik Schøyen Sjolin, cello

Weber: Quintet in B-flat major for Clarinet, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello, Op. 34

Tommaso Lonquich, clarinet, Erin Keefe, Ida Kavafian, violin; Yura Lee, viola; Nicholas Canellakis, cello


Spoleto Chamber Music Festival (SCM 18-08)  

George Frideric Handel: Concerto Grosso in D major, op. 6 no. 5 Owen Dalby, Geoff Nuttall, Luri Lee, Jeffrey Dyrda, and Livia Sohn, violin; Lesley Robertson and Hezekiah Leung, viola; Christopher Costanza and Jonathan Lo, cello; Anthony Manzo, double bass; Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

Joshua Roman (b. 1983, USA): Riding Light Joshua Roman, cello

Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet, op. 20 no. 1 St. Lawrence String Quartet