Evening Concert

Grieg’s “Piano Concerto”, Mahler’s 3rd and 4th Symphonies and more on the “Evening Concert”


This week on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 you’ll hear Jon Kimura Parker play Grieg’s “Piano Concerto” with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Tchaikovsky’s “Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture” from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, another “New York Philharmonic This Week” plus Sunday. . . . .chamber music from Lincoln Center and the Gilmore International Keyboard Festival.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF OCT 17 – 18 – 19 – 20 – 21 & 23, 2016


Monday October 17: Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra (#16-03)

CONDUCTOR: Lawrence Renes

SOLOIST: Jon Kimura Parker, piano

GRIEG: Concerto in A minor for Piano and Orchestra, Opus 16

SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 7 in B minor, D. 759, "Unfinished"

SIBELIUS: Symphony No. 7 in C major, Opus 105


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

Muti conducts Mahler 4

Tchaikovsky: The Tempest

Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture

Mahler: Symphony No. 4 (Rosa Feola, soprano)


Wednesday October 19: C24 (7:00 – 8:00)

NPR coverage of the 3rd Presidential Debate (8 – 10 pm)   

Pre-empts Cleveland Orchestra (CO) (16-10)


Thursday October 20: The New York Philharmonic This Week” (NYP 17-04)

The program differs from the one listed in Patterns Magazine.

The New York Philharmonic Performs Mahler’s 3rd Symphony

Conductor: Alan Gilbert; Petra Lang, mezzo-soprano; Women of the Westminster Symphony Choir (Joe Miller, Director); The American Boychoir (Fernando Malvar-Ruiz, Director)

MAHLER: Symphony No. 3


Friday October 21: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper (PP 16-43)

Millikin-Decatur Symphony (3/5/16)
Michael Luxner, Music Director and Conductor
Sergey Bogza, guest conductor

Mozart: Overture: "The Abduction from the Seraglio"
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No 2 in Bb, Op. 19- Allegro con brio; Jared Rixstine, piano
George Frideric Handel: 'Let the Bright Seraphim' from "Samson"
Amy Mazzeo, soprano; Phillip Tsigolaroff, trumpet

Gioachino Rossini: 'Una voce poco fa' from "The Barber of Seville"; Amy Mazzeo, soprano

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 in F Minor, Op 36


Sunday October 23: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 16-04)

Haydn & Beethoven

Haydn: Trio in E minor for Piano, Violin, and Cello, Hob. XV:12  Gilbert Kalish, Piano; Nicolas Dautricourt, Violin; Torleif Thedéen, Cello

Beethoven: Quartet in E-flat major for Strings, Op. 74, “Harp”  Orion String Quartet (Daniel Phillips, Todd Phillips, Violin; Steven Tenenbom, Viola; Timothy Eddy, Cello)


The Gilmore International Keyboard Festival (GIL 16-04)

C.P.E. Bach: Sonata in D minor, H. 53 (1747)  Dejan Lazić, piano

Schubert: Impromptu No. 3 in G-flat major, D. 899 (1827)  Daniel Hsu, piano

Rachmaninoff: Suite No. 1 (Fantasie-Tableaux) for Two Pianos, Op. 5 (1893)  

Anderson & Roe Piano Duo