Tonight at 10 pm, violinist Augustin Hadelich plays music by Schumann, Janacek, Previn and Bartok. Click through for the full, unedited concert.
Airs Mondays at 10 pm on WQXR.
For 75 years, the series Concerts from The Frick Collection has delighted listeners with the finest in keyboard recitals, all manner of chamber groups and groundbreaking early music ensembles. Many of the century's greatest artists have performed in the 175-seat music room at The Frick Collection, the former Upper East Side residence of industrialist Henry Clay Frick.
Many of these performances are New York debuts of nationally and internationally acclaimed musicians, helping them launch or further their careers. Since 1939, listeners have enjoyed performances of the highest caliber in broadcasts from The Frick Collection, and this tradition continues to flourish.
Every Monday at 10 pm WQXR presents a one-hour broadcast version of a concert. You can also hear the full concerts by clicking on each show page below.
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Monday, July 21, 2014
A young Polish quartet with an Italian name, the Meccorre Quartet, gave its North American debut recital in this recent performance at The Frick Collection.
Monday, July 14, 2014
Making his New York recital debut, recorder virtuoso Maurice Steger gives a tour of Italy through its Baroque music, from Venice in the north down to Naples in the south.
Monday, July 07, 2014
The broadcast season of Concerts at the Frick kicks off with Russian pianist Anna Vinnitskaya making her New York recital debut. Click through for the full, unedited concert.
Sunday, September 01, 2013
Today at 7 pm, Czech music with pieces by Vitĕzslav Novák and Dvořák on the first half and the Brahms Piano Trio in C Major on the second half.
Sunday, August 25, 2013
Tonight at 7 pm, tune in for the Bennewitz String Quartet's New York debut concert, which took place last season at the Frick.
Sunday, August 18, 2013
Tonight at 7 pm, Canadian pianist Janina Fialkowska performs Chopin (two waltzes, two mazurkas and a scherzo), as well as Schubert's Four Impromtus, D. 935 and Grieg's Lyric Pieces.
Sunday, August 11, 2013
Tonight at 7 pm, hear 26-year-old Norwegian violinist Vilde Frang make her debut at The Frick Collection, performing the ever-challenging Prokofiev Violin Sonata No. 2.
Sunday, August 04, 2013
Listen as the Seattle Baroque Soloists give an intimate tour of 17th century Venice and Rome, from Frescobaldi to Zipoli, culminating in two masterworks from Antonio Vivaldi’s Opus 1 sonatas.
Sunday, July 28, 2013
On its first American tour, the Utrecht String Quartet made a stop at The Frick Collection for an intimate concert of Mendelssohn, Sibelius, Verhulst and Rameau.
Sunday, July 21, 2013
The third installment of this season's Concerts from The Frick Collection features Swedish pianist Roland Pöntinen in his New York recital debut. Listen to the full performance.
Sunday, July 14, 2013
British tenor Toby Spence makes his New York recital debut from the music room of the Frick Collection, performing works by Mahler, Beethoven, Schumann and other composers.
Sunday, July 07, 2013
This season of Concerts from the Frick Collection begins with a New York recital debut by Russian cellist Boris Andrianov, a prizewinner at the Tchaikovsky, Rostropovich and Shostakovich competitions.
Sunday, September 02, 2012
English violinist Anthony Marwood, along with his regular recital partner, pianist Aleksandar Madzar, made his New York recital debut at the Frick last April.
Sunday, August 26, 2012
Iranian-American harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani gives a solo recital featuring works by William Byrd, Johann Sebastian Bach, Domenico Scarlatti and Mel Powell.
Sunday, August 19, 2012
Benjamin Grosvenor’s first piano teacher when he was 6-years-old was his mother. By 13, he was studying piano intently at the Royal Academy of Music in London. At this Concert from the Frick Collection, the young British pianist presents pieces from across two centuries.
Sunday, August 12, 2012
On this Concert from the Frick Collection, the return of a Canadian ensemble the Adaskin String Trio. The trio’s name comes from a family who drove Canada’s music scene during much of the 20th century.
Sunday, August 05, 2012
This New York debut performance includes beloved and unknown pieces composed during King Frederick’s era.
Sunday, July 29, 2012
For its US debut at the Frick Collection, the Quiroga performs pieces by Webern and Beethoven, in addition to a quartet by Juan Crisostomo de Arriaga, also known as “The Spanish Mozart.”
Sunday, July 22, 2012
In addition to sets of songs by Schumann, Faure, Weill and Samuel Barber, Pokupic pays tribute to a lesser-known composer from her native Croatia, Božidar Kunc.
Sunday, July 15, 2012
This week's concert from the Frick Collection features a return visit from New York’s own Aulos Ensemble, which performs music by Rameau, Couperin and Balbastre.