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East Coast Chamber Orchestra at the Naumburg Bandshell

Join us tonight at 7:30 pm for a live broadcast of the East Coast Chamber Orchestra playing works by Tchaikovsky, Biber, Geminiani and Judd Greenstein.

Listen to Tuesday Night's Orpheus Concert in Central Park

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra performs works by Haydn, Beethoven and Wagner at the Naumburg Bandshell.

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Listen: Orchestra of St. Luke’s with Jennifer Koh at the Caramoor Festival

Monday, July 13, 2015

Listen to our archived broadcast, recorded Sunday at the Caramoor Festival in Katonah, NY. Nicholas McGegan conducts the Orchestra of St Luke's.

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Listen: Boston Symphony Chamber Players at the Naumburg Bandshell

Wednesday, July 08, 2015

Listen to WQXR's archived broadcast, recorded July 14 in Central Park featuring the Boston Symphony Chamber Players.

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Listen: Simone Dinnerstein and Ensemble LPR at the Naumburg Bandshell

Friday, June 26, 2015

Listen to the archived broadcast of Simone Dinnerstein and Ensemble LPR from Central Park, recorded June 30. 

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Listen: The Knights Open the 2015 Naumburg Concerts

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Despite an ill-timed early summer thunderstorm, the first broadcast of the 2015 the Naumburg Bandshell concerts took place Tuesday. Listen now.

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Listen: Caramoor's Opening Night with Beethoven and Theofanidis

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Listen to the archived broadcast of the opening night of the 70th season of the Caramoor Festival, recorded live on June 20 in Katonah, NY.

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Tonight: André Watts with the New Jersey Symphony

Friday, May 15, 2015

Join us tonight at 8 pm for a live broadcast featuring pianist André Watts in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 and Grieg's Piano Concerto.


Watch: Discovering the Cosmology of Bach with Krista Tippett

Tuesday, November 04, 2014

Watch the archive of On Being, in which Princeton computer scientist Bernard Chazelle speaks with host Krista Tippett about Bach’s human and aesthetic virtues.

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Vienna Philharmonic Plays Beethoven and Dvorak

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

In our fourth and final broadcast from the 2014 Lucerne Festival, violinist Sergey Khachatryan joins the Vienna Philharmonic for Beethoven's Violin Concerto.

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Listen: Thibaudet and the Royal Concertgebouw Play Ravel

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Listen to the archived audio of Mariss Jansons leading the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, plus pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet playing the Ravel Piano Concerto in G.

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Listen: The Knights and Gil Shaham at Caramoor

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Caramoor's Venetian Theater was the setting for a live broadcast by the Knights chamber orchestra with violin soloist Gil Shaham. Listen to the archive here.


Listen: West-Eastern Divan Orchestra Plays Wagner

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Listen to the archived broadcast of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, an ensemble that brings together young musicians from Israel and Palestine and other Arab countries.

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Tonight: The NY Philharmonic's Season Opener

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Join us tonight at 7:30 pm as WQXR brings you a live broadcast of the New York Philharmonic's season opener with Fleming, Bell and Groban.

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Listen: Lucerne Festival Orchestra's All-Brahms Program

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

WQXR's broadcasts from the Lucerne Festival in Switzerland begin Sept. 9 at 9 pm with Andris Nelsons conducting the resident Lucerne Festival Orchestra in an all-Brahms program.

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Chamber Music Society Broadcast Cancelled

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Tonight's live broadcast of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center from Central Park has been called off due to the bad weather.

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Listen: Naughton Sisters Play a Concert for Two Pianos in Central Park

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Hear the piano duo of Christina and Michelle Naughton play a concert at the Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park.

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Caramoor Finale with Alisa Weilerstein and the Orchestra of St. Luke's

Sunday, August 03, 2014

WQXR brought you a live broadcast of the Caramoor Festival's season finale, featuring the Orchestra of St. Luke's, featuring cello soloist Alisa Weilerstein.

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Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Bandshell Concert Canceled

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra concert at Central Park's Naumburg Bandshell has been canceled because of the threat of rain, lightening and thunder.

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Guitarist Miloš Live in The Greene Space

Monday, July 14, 2014

Watch the full concert with guitarist Miloš who joined us for a live performance and conversation in The Greene Space.

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Listen: The Knights Open 2014 Naumburg Concerts

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Listen to the archived broadcast of The Knights playing works by Ives, Boccherini, Andrew Norman and Mozart at the Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park.

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