Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, Debussy’s “La Mer”, Brahms’ 3rd Symphony on this week’s “Evening Concert”

November 15, 2015
 

This week on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 you’ll hear Beethoven’s 8th and 9th symphonies from last summer’s “Beethovenfest”, Debussy’s “La Mer” from Chicago, two Brahms’ symphonies from the Cleveland Orchestra, Mozart’s 23rd Piano Concerto on Thursday’s, “(The) New York Philharmonic This Week” then Sunday, chamber music from Lincoln Center and the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival.  

 

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF NOV. 16 – 17 – 18 – 19 – 20 & 22, 2015

Monday November 16: Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts (DWF 14-13)

Beethoven Symphonies IV at the Beethovenfest, Bonn

Conductor: Andris Nelsons; Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus; Annette Dasch, soprano;

Lioba Braun, alto; Toby Spence, tenor; Vuyani Mlinde, bass

Beethoven: Symphony No. 8 in F Major, op. 93

Beethoven: String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp Minor, op. 131, 1st mvt. (Borodin Qt.)

Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, op. 125

Recorded by West German Radio, Cologne (WDR) in the Beethoven Hall, Bonn on September 10, 2014

Tuesday November 17: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO 15-46)

Susanna Mälkki conducts La mer

Sibelius: Suite No. 1 from The Tempest
Stravinsky: Violin Concerto in D Major Leila Josefowicz, violin;
Thomas Ades (b.1971): and all shall be well
Debussy: La mer
[CSO fill: Dvorák: The Water Goblin; Sir Mark Elder, conductor]

Wednesday November 18: Cleveland Orchestra (COR 15-14)

Musikverein, Vienna 09/15/2014
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
BRAHMS: Tragic Overture
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 3, Op. 90
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 2, Op. 73

Thursday November 19: The New York Philharmonic This Week (NYP 16-08)

CONDUCTOR: Jaap van Zweden

BRITTEN: Sinfonia da Requiem

MOZART: Piano Concerto No. 23 SOLOIST: Inon Barnatan, piano

BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 5

Friday November 20: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper (subject to availability)

Sinfonia da Camera    Ian Hobson, conductor

 A Richard Strauss Celebration (10/17/14)

Bernhard Scully, horn; John Dee, oboe.

Sunday November 22: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS 15-08)   

Escher Quartet plays Schubert

Schubert Quartettsatz in C minor, D. 703 Escher String Quartet

Schubert Quartet in G major for Strings, D. 887, Op. 161 Escher String Quartet

and     

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival (15-08)

Beethoven: Fugue in D Major for String Quintet Dover Quartet with Cynthia Phelps, viola

Viktor Ullmann (1898-1944): String Quartet No.3, Op. 46 (1943) Dover Quartet
Weber: Clarinet Quintet in B-flat Major, Op.34 David Shifrin, clarinet; Johannes Quartet


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