The Evening Concert

Classic Mornings

7-9 PM Monday-Thursday & Sunday

Great performances from the great concert venues, 7 to 9 pm Monday thru Thursday, and Sunday, on WILL-FM.

Mozart
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Igor Levit plays Mozart’s “12th Piano Concerto”

Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 it’s the third program in a new series of Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts. Igor Levit is the soloist in Mozart’s “12th Piano Concerto” with the West German Radio Symphony led by Cristian Macelaru. Also on the program Schubert’s “5th Symphony” and Wagner’s “Siegfried Idyll”.   

Mahler
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Mahler’s “7th Symphony”

Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on FM 90.9 it’s the “Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast” with a program from their archives. Pierre Boulez conducts Mahler’s “7th Symphony”, Mozart’s K. 138 Divertimento, Webern’s “Passacaglia” and Stravinsky’s “Four Studies”.  The program differs from the one listed in Patterns Magazine.

Hildegard of Bingen
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Vivaldi’s RV 580 “Concerto for Four Violins”

Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Vivaldi’s RV 580 “Concerto for Four Violins” on “The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center”.  At 8:00 you’ll hear music by Hildegard of Bingen on “Early Music Now with Sara Schneider”.

Bach
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Bach’s St. John Passion from Leipzig

Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 it’s the second program in a new series of Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts. You’ll hear Bach’s “St. John Passion” in a chamber-sized version from Leipzig, a town in which Bach lived and worked. Also on the program Bach’s Cantata No. 202.  

Alberto Ginastera
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Xavier De Maistre plays Ginastera’s “Harp Concerto” with the CSO

Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on FM 90.9 it’s the “Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast”. Xavier De Maistre is the soloist in Ginastera’s “Harp Concerto”. Riccardo Muti conducts. Also on the program Chabrier’s “Espana” and Ravel’s “Bolero”. The program differs from the one listed in Patterns Magazine.

Dvorak
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Dvorak’s 7th Symphony

Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. Alan Gilbert conducts the Philharmonic in Dvorak’s “7th Symphony” and Barber’s “First Essay”. Also on the program Corigliano’s “One Sweet Morning” with mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe as soloist.

Vivaldi
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Music of Dvorak, Ginastera, Bach and others on this week’s “Evening Concert” programs

This week on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 you’ll hear Dvorak’s  “7th Symphony” from New York, Ginastera’s “Harp Concerto” from Chicago, Bach’s “St. John’s Passion” from Leipzig, Schumann’s “Piano Concerto” from Pittsburgh, then Sunday Vivaldi’s “Concerto for 4 Violins” from Lincoln Center, and an episode of “Early Music Now”.

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These programs are partially sponsored by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

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