Carnegie Hall Live

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Produced by WQXR and Carnegie Hall, the fifth season of Carnegie Hall Live marks the venue's 125th anniversary season. Along with the 12 live concerts listed below, a July 2016 performance by the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America, conducted by Christoph Eschenbach, will be recorded for future broadcast.

Full Schedule (times vary):

Wednesday, October 7: New York Philharmonic (opening night gala)
Thursday, October 22: Boston Symphony Orchestra plays Prokofiev and Rachmaninoff
Thursday, October 29: St. Lawrence String Quartet Plays Haydn, Adams and Beethoven
Friday, November 6: Members of Bach Collegium Japan Play Bach, Vivaldi and Handel
Thursday, November 19: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Plays Beethoven
Thursday, January 14: Philadelphia Orchestra Plays Beethoven, HK Gruber and J. Strauss Jr.
Sunday, January 31: Tenor Jonas Kaufmann and pianist Helmut Deutsche (Canceled)
Thursday, February 18: Budapest Festival Orchestra plays Weber, Liszt (with Marc-André Hamelin, piano) and Prokofiev
Wednesday, February 24: Christian Tetzlaff, violin; Tanja Tezlaff, cello; Lars Vogt, piano
Friday, February 26: Vienna Philharmonic plays Wagner, Debussy and Mussorgsky
Wednesday, April 20: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Plays Shostakovich
Saturday, May 14: Yuja Wang Plays Bach, Schoenberg and Chopin

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Listen: The Philadelphia Orchestra Plays Music From Vienna

Listen to the archived broadcast from Carnegie Hall. The Philadelphia Orchestra is joined by pianist Jan Lisiecki as the soloist on Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4.  

Listen: Berlin Philharmonic Plays Beethoven

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Listen to Sir Simon Rattle lead the Berlin Philharmonic in an all-Beethoven program broadcast live from Carnegie Hall.

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Listen On-Demand: Bach Collegium Japan Live from Carnegie Hall

Friday, November 06, 2015

Listen to the broadcast recording of Bach Collegium Japan performing music by Bach, Vivaldi and Handel from Carnegie Hall.

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Listen: St. Lawrence String Quartet plays Haydn, Beethoven and Adams

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Hear the on-demand recording of the St. Lawrence String Quartet performing Haydn, Beethoven and John Adam's Second Quartet at Carnegie Hall.

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Listen: Boston Symphony Plays Russian Fireworks

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Listen to the archived broadcast of the BSO's performance Thursday of Prokofiev’s Alexander Nevsky and Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances.

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On-Demand Video: New York Philharmonic at Carnegie Hall

Wednesday, October 07, 2015

Listen to the archived broadcast or watch the video stream of Carnegie Hall's opening-night gala concert featuring the New York Philharmonic.

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

Saturday, July 11, 2015

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.

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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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András Schiff Plays Final Sonatas of 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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