Sergio Mims: Wynton Marsalis and Stewart Goodyear on WHPK-FM Chicago Tue. Aug. 27

Sergio A. Mims writes:

I’m very excited to announced that on my classical music radio show on WHPK-FM in Chicago I will playing some new and extraordinary works on the program on Tuesday, Aug. 27. 

I will be playing the new recording of Wynton Marsallis’ new compositions his Violin Concerto and Fiddle Dance Suite for solo violin  recently recorded for Decca with the acclaimed violinist Nicola Benedetti and the Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by Cristian Macelaru.

Also on the same program will be the new Orchid Classics’ recording of the phenomenal pianist Stewart Goodyear’s Callaloo Suite for Piano and Orchestra with the Chineke! Orchestra conducted by Wayne Marshall along also with Goodyear’s Piano Sonata. Callaloo was recently performed in June by Goodyear and the Chineke! Orchestra with Marshall conducting to great acclaim in London at the Queen Elizabeth Hall at the Southbank Centre.

Also on the program will be Aaron Copland’s Symphony No. 3 conducted by Leonard Bernstein. The radio show can be heard locally in the Chicago area on 88.5 FM and worldwide on the station’s website at on Tuesdays 12-3 PM (U.S. Central Daylight Time)