Carnegie Hall Live

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Produced by WQXR and Carnegie Hall, the fourth season of Carnegie Hall Live kicks off with a performance by the Berlin Philharmonic conducted by Simon Rattle and featuring guest soloist Anne Sophie Mutter. This season, the series will be co-hosted by luminaries from the arts world. Soprano Deborah Voigt, who has previously been a guest host on WQXR, will join Jeff Spurgeon for Opening Night. Emmy Award-winning actor David Hyde Pierce will co-host the Trifonov recital and New York Philharmonic Music Director Alan Gilbert will join Spurgeon at the Mahler Chamber Orchestra. Other boldface names will join for various performances throughout the series.

Spring/Summer 2015 Repeat Schedule (all broadcasts at 9 pm)

May 5: Opening Night featuring the Berlin Philharmonic with violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter
May 12San Francisco Symphony with violinist Gil Shaham
May 19Chicago Symphony Orchestra
May 26
Academy of Ancient Music
June 2
Daniil Trifonov, solo piano
June 9Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Leif Ove Andsnes, piano and conductor
June 16: Thomas Hampson, baritone
July 7: Philadelphia Orchestra
July 11 at 8 pm (NEW Episode): National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America with Yundi Li, piano
July 28András Schiff, Piano
Aug. 11Le Concert des Nations, Jordi Savall, director
Aug. 18: English Baroque Soloists, The Monteverdi Choir, John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
Aug. 25: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Plays Beethoven and Shostakovich
Sept. 1: National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America with Gil Shaham, violin

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Listen: Charles Dutoit Conducts the National Youth Orchestra of the USA

On July 11, the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America led by conductor Charles Dutoit and featuring pianist Yundi Li performed its third season opener.

English Baroque Soloists and Monteverdi Choir Play Monteverdi's Vespers

Thursday, April 30, 2015

In tonight's re-broadcast, John Eliot Gardiner leads the English Baroque Soloists and the Monteverdi Choir in Monteverdi's 1610 Vespers. 

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Tonight: Jordi Savall and Le Concert des Nations Play French Baroque

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Every Tuesday night, we're re-broadcasting a concert from the 2014-15 season of Carnegie Hall Live. Tonight at 9 pm, Jordi Savall and Le Concert des Nations.

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Tonight: Philadelphia Orchestra with Joyce DiDonato

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Every Tuesday night, we're re-broadcasting a concert from the 2014-15 season of Carnegie Hall Live. Tonight at 9 pm, the Philadelphia Orchestra.

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Tonight: András Schiff Plays Haydn, Beethoven, Mozart and Schubert

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Tonight at 9 pm, tune in for an encore airing of András Schiff playing the final sonatas of Haydn, Beethoven, Mozart and Schubert. 

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Mahler Chamber Orchestra and Leif Ove Andsnes Play Beethoven

Monday, February 23, 2015

Every Tuesday night, we're re-broadcasting a concert from the 2014-15 season of Carnegie Hall Live. Tonight at 9 pm, Leif Ove Andsnes plays Beethoven’s Piano Concertos Nos. 2-4. 

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Listen: Thomas Hampson Performs War Songs

Monday, February 09, 2015

Every Tuesday this spring, we're re-broadcasting concerts from the Carnegie Hall Live 2014-15 season. Listen to the recital by baritone Thomas Hampson.

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Chicago Symphony Orchestra Plays Mendelssohn, Debussy and Scriabin

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Tonight at 9 pm, tune in for a rebroadcast of Chicago Symphony at Carnegie Hall, performing pieces by Mendelssohn, Debussy, and Scriabin.

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Pianist Daniil Trifonov Performs Bach, Beethoven and Liszt

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

Every Tuesday night, we're re-broadcasting a concert from the 2014-15 season of Carnegie Hall Live. Tune in Tuesday at 9 pm to relive Daniil Trifonov's recital from December.

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San Francisco Symphony Plays Prokofiev, Ravel and Sam Adams

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Every Tuesday night, we're re-broadcasting a concert from the past season of Carnegie Hall Live. Tune in Tuesday at 9 pm to re-live the San Francisco Symphony's performances.

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Academy of Ancient Music Plays Bach's Orchestral Suites

Friday, November 07, 2014

Tonight at 9 pm, join us for a re-broadcast of the Academy of Ancient Music's November concert featuring Bach's Orchestral Suites.

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Opening Night: Berlin Philharmonic and Anne-Sophie Mutter

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Tuesdays this spring, we're re-broadcasting the 2014-15 season of Carnegie Hall Live. Join us tonight at 9 pm for the Berlin Philharmonic opener.

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National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Tuesday at 9 pm: The National Youth Orchestra of the USA, a training orchestra organized by Carnegie Hall, performs Britten, Mussorgsky and Bernstein.

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Listen: Bavarian Radio Symphony Plays Beethoven and Shostakovich

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Every Tuesday night, we're re-broadcasting a concert from the 2014-15 season of Carnegie Hall Live. Tonight at 9 pm: the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra.

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Memorial Day Listen: Britten's War Requiem

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Listen to the archived broadcast of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus performing Britten's War Requiem, recorded in 2014 at Carnegie Hall.

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Listen: The English Concert Plays Handel's Theodora

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Listen to the archived broadcast of the English Concert performing Handel oratorio Theodora – the work the composer said he was most proud of.

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Listen: Vienna Philharmonic Plays Mozart, Bruckner and Staud

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

The Vienna Philharmonic presented a program of Mozart, Bruckner and Staud. Franz Welser-Most conducted the concert.

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On-Demand Audio: Philadelphia Plays Beethoven and Strauss

Friday, February 21, 2014

Last Friday, WQXR brought you the Philadelphia Orchestra in a war-themed program of Strauss, Shostakovich and Beethoven. Listen to portions of the concert here.

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Boston Symphony Plays Brahms, Schumann and Stucky

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Listen to the archived broadcast of Bernard Haitink conducting the Boston Symphony Orchestra at Carnegie Hall. The program features Bronx-born pianist Murray Perahia.

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On-Demand Audio: Takács Quartet Plays Bartok

Saturday, January 18, 2014

On Saturday the venerable Takács Quartet came to Zankel Hall to present three of Bartok's six string quartets, pillars of the 20th-century repertoire.

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On-Demand Audio: Arcangelo Plays Bach and Handel

Monday, November 18, 2013

On Monday night we brought bring you a concert by the London-based period-instrument ensemble Arcangelo with the Russian violinist Alina Ibragimova. Listen to the full performance.

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