Evening Concert

What a week on the “Evening Concert”: Salzburg Fest, CSO, San Fran Sym, NYP, etc.


This week on “The Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s an all-Mozart program from Salzburg Fest 2014, then an all-American music program from the CSO; Berlioz’(s) “Fantastic Symphony”  from San Francisco, Thursday “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. .  . then Sunday, chamber music from Lincoln Center and the new Spoleto Chamber Music Festival series.

WILL-FM: The Evening Concert: WEEK OF JULY 6 – 7 – 8 – 9 – 10 & 12, 2015


Monday July 6:  Salzburg Festival [2014] (SAL #15-01) (1 of 4)

Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg; Ivor Bolton, conductor
Mozart: Ballet Music from Opera Idomeneo K 367
Mozart: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in G, K 367; Soloist: Kristian Bezuidenhout, piano
Mozart: March in D K 189 & Serenade in D K 185, "Antretter" Serenade
[SAL fill: Mozart: Last 3 movements, Symphony No.41 in C, K 551 "Jupiter"; Vienna Philharmonic; and Mozart: Allegretto from Piano Sonata No.10 in C, K 330. (Clara Haskil)]


Tuesday July 7: Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO #15-27)

Slatkin: Gershwin: An American in Paris

Leonard Slatkin, conductor; *Anne Akiko Meyers, violin

Barber: Overture to the School for Scandal

W. Schuman: Symphony No. 6

*Mason Bates (American, b. 1977) Violin Concerto

Gershwin: An American in Paris

[CSO fill: Ives: The Unanswered Question;

Three Places in New England (Susanna Mälkki, conductor)]


Wednesday July 8: San Francisco Symphony (SFS #15-15)

Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor; *Julia Fischer, violin
*Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major, Op. 19;
Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique, Op. 14
Mozart: Symphony No. 38


Thursday July 9: The New York Philharmonic This Week (NYP #15-41)

Bramwell Tovey, conductor; *Kirill Gerstein, piano

TCHAIKOVSKY: Festival Coronation March

*TCHAIKOVSKY: Piano Concerto No. 2

TCHAIKOVSKY: Selections from Act IV of Swan Lake

TCHAIKOVSKY: 1812 Overture


Friday July 10: Prairie Performances with Roger Cooper

To be announced.


Sunday July 12: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS #14-41)

[Program differs from Patterns; it is the one listed in Patterns for last Sunday 7/5/15]

Piano, Four Hands

Mozart: Andante and Five Variations in G major for Piano, Four Hands, K. 501

Gilles Vonsattel, Andre-Michel Schub, piano

Mendelssohn: Allegro brilliant for Piano, Four Hands, Op. 92

Anne-Marie McDermott, Wu Han, piano

Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring, for Piano, Four Hands; Gilbert Kalish, Wu Han, piano


Spoleto Chamber Music Festival [2014] (#15-02) (13 episodes in the series)

Mendelssohn: Piano Trio in D Minor, Op. 49, No.1

Inon Barnatan, piano; Livia Sohn, violin; and David Ying, cello

Biber: Harmonia Artificiosa-Ariosa: Partita No. 3

Mark Fewer and Livia Sohn, violins and Pedja Muzijevic, harpsichord

Brahms: Two Songs, Op. 91

Charlotte Hellekant, mezzo-soprano; Masumi Rostad, viola; and Pedja Muzijevic, piano

Wieniawski: Etude-Caprice, Op. 18, no. 5

Livia Sohn and Geoff Nuttall, violins