Evening Concert

Programs on the “Evening Concert” this week come to us from New York, Chicago and elsewhere


This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Korngold’s “Violin Concerto” on “The New York Philharmonic This Week”, Mozart’s “3rd Horn Concerto” from Chicago, Beethoven’s “1st Piano Concerto” from Cleveland, Tchaikovsky’s “5th Symphony” from Milwaukee” then Sunday, chamber music from Lincoln Center and the Dock Street Theater.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF OCT 15 – 16 – 17 –18 & 21, 2018


Monday October 15: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 19-03)


van Zweden and Hahn perform Korngold

Conductor: Jaap van Zweden

Wagenaar: Cyrano de Bergerac Overture

Korngold: Violin Concerto; Hilary Hahn, violin

Beethoven: Symphony No. 7

[NYP fill: Beethoven: Symphony No. 5; NYP/van Zweden]


Tuesday October 16: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast (CSO 18-42)

Edo de Waart conducts Mozart

Mozart: Symphony No. 38 in D Minor, K. 504, “Prague”

Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 3 in E-flat Major, K. 447 (Daniel Gingrich, horn)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 36

Strauss: Metamorphosen for Strings


Wednesday October 17: Cleveland Orchestra (COR 18-03)

Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor

Elgar: Serenade in e

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1; Emanuel Ax, piano

Elgar: Enigma Variations

[COR fill: Weber: Overture to Oberon; Cleveland Orchestra/George Szell]


Thursday October 18: Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra (MSO 18-03)

Conductor: Karina Canellakis

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Opus 64

Nico Muhly (b. 1981, USA) Mixed Messages

Bernstein: Symphony No. 2 The Age of Anxiety; Soloist: Joyce Yang, piano; Conductor: Michael Francis

[MSO fill: Christopher Rouse (b. 1949, USA) Bump; Joshua Weilerstein, Conductor]

[MSO fill: Edvard Grieg: Notturno from Lyric Pieces, Op. 54 Joyce Yang, Piano]


Sunday October 21: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 18-04)


Bruch: Selections from Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola, and Piano, Op. 83

David Shifrin, clarinet; Paul Neubauer, viola; Anne-Marie McDermott, piano

Beethoven: String Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 74 “The Harp”

(University of Illinois Quartet-in-Residence) Jupiter String Quartet: Nelson Lee, Meg Freivogel, violin; Liz Freivogel, viola; Daniel McDonough, cello


Spoleto Chamber Music Festival (SCM 18-03)

Jarosław Kapuściński (b. 1964, Poland): Alikeness; Geoff Nuttall and Owen Dalby, violin; Meena Bhasin, viola; Christopher Costanza, cello; Steven Schick, percussion

Felix Mendelssohn: Piano Trio no. 2 in C Minor, op. 66 Pedja Muzijevic, piano; Geoff Nuttall, violin; Christopher Costanza, cello