Kaija Saariaho

Carnegie Hall Live

Thursday night September 21 at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s “Carnegie Hall Live”.  Susanna Malkki conducts the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra in Sibelius’ “2nd Symphony” and “Lemminkainen’s Return”.  Also on the program Kaija Saariaho’s “Dream Wing”.  


Chamber Music from Santa Fe and Lincoln Center, then Fiesta!

Sunday night July 9 at 6:00 on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 you’ll hear Beethoven’s Opus 29 “String Quintet” from Santa Fe, followed at 7:00 by Beethoven’s “Razumovsky” “String Quartet” from Lincoln Center and at 8:00 by guitar music from Brazil and Cuba on “Fiesta”.

Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts

Thursday night June 22 at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s a Deutsche Welle Festival Concert. From the 2022 Berlin Music Festival you’ll hear Mahler’s “6th Symphony”, the “Tragic” and Kaija Saariaho’s “Orion” as performed by the Concertgebouw Orchestra led by Klaus Mäkelä.


San Francisco Symphony

Wednesday night April 12 at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s the second program in a new series from the San Francisco Symphony led by their new Music Director Esa-Pekka Salonen.  You’ll hear Debussy’s “Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun” and “La Mer”.


Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Thursday night January 5 at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 it’s the “Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra”. You’ll hear Beethoven’s “Overture to Egmont” and Mendelssohn’s “3rd Symphony”, the ‘Scottish’. Osmo Vanska guest conducts. Also on the program Saariaho’s “Flute Concerto” with soloist Lorna McGhee.

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