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Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Bandshell Concert Canceled

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

On-Demand Video: 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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Listen: Caramoor Season Opener with Joshua Bell

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Listen to the archived broadcast of opening night of the Caramoor Festival. Recorded June 21, the program features Orchestra of St. Luke's with Joshua Bell as the soloist.

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Pittsburgh Symphony Dramatizes Mozart's Requiem

Saturday, May 10, 2014

The Spring for Music festival has its grand finale with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in a program of dramatic works with a spiritual bent.

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Listen: Cincinnati Symphony Plays Adams and a Rare Oratorio

Friday, May 09, 2014

Hear the Cincinnati Symphony in a program featuring John Adams's iconic Harmonium and Dett’s The Ordering of Moses, a piece with a strange but fascinating history.

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Winnipeg Symphony Showcases Canadian Music

Thursday, May 08, 2014

The Winnipeg Symphony comes to Carnegie Hall with a program that reflects Canadian culture and features the percussionist Evelyn Glennie. Tonight's live broadcast starts at 7:30 pm.

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Rochester Philharmonic Plays Hanson's Merry Mount

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Tonight at 7:30 pm, tune in for Howard Hanson's neglected 1933 opera Merry Mount, to be given a concert revival by the Rochester Philharmonic.

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On-Demand Audio: Seattle Symphony Plays Pulitzer Winner

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Listen to the second broadcast from the Spring for Music festival, featuring the Seattle Symphony playing music by John Luther Adams, Edgard Varèse and Claude Debussy.

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On-Demand Audio: Christopher Rouse's Requiem

Monday, May 05, 2014

Listen to the archived broadcast of the New York Philharmonic presenting Christopher Rouse's Requiem, recorded Monday night at Carnegie Hall.

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Listen: NY Philharmonic Celebrates Chinese New Year

Saturday, February 01, 2014

Last Saturday, the Philharmonic presented its annual Chinese New Year Concert with a starry roster of soloists, including pianist Yuja Wang, violinist Cho-Liang Lin and cellist Jian Wang.

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Listen: New York Philharmonic Plays Mozart

Saturday, November 30, 2013

On Saturday, WQXR broadcast the New York Philharmonic's performance Mozart's symphonies Nos. 39-41 live from Avery Fisher Hall. Listen to the archived broadcast.

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Listen: Budapest Festival Orchestra Plays Dvořák & Bartók

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Hear the Budapest Festival Orchestra in a program from Lucerne featuring works by Dvorak and Bartok.


Listen: NY Philharmonic's Opening Night Gala

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

On Sept. 25, WQXR brought you the New York Philharmonic's season opener with Yo-Yo Ma as the soloist. Featured were works by Ravel, Piazzolla and Golijov.

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Listen: Claudio Abbado's Final Concert Program

Sunday, September 22, 2013

This broadcast, recorded on Aug. 23, 2013 in Lucerne, Switzerland, features Claudio Abbado's final concert program. Abbado died on Monday at the age of 80.

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Listen: Berlin Philharmonic Plays The Rite of Spring

Sunday, September 15, 2013

In case you missed it: the Berlin Philharmonic presents three pillars of the 20th century symphonic repertoire in this performance from the Lucerne Festival.

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Lucerne Festival Orchestra Plays Beethoven, Brahms and Schoenberg

Sunday, September 08, 2013

In this, the first of four concert broadcasts from the Lucerne Festival, the house orchestra presents three pillars of the German Romantic repertoire.


Listen: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center in Central Park

Monday, September 02, 2013

Hear the Chamber Music Society performing works by Mozart, Beethoven and Dvorak.

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The Knights Perform Bach, Britten and Stravinsky in Central Park

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Listen to the archived broadcast of The Knights performing at the Naumburg Bandshell, a program featuring tenor Nicholas Phan in music by Britten, plus works by Bach and Stravinsky.


Orpheus Performs Rossini, Beethoven, Haydn and Tchaikovsky

Saturday, July 13, 2013

Listen to last week's Orpheus Chamber Orchestra concert in Central Park, which featured works by Beethoven, Haydn and Rossini -- until rain forced it to conclude early.

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On-Demand Audio: The Knights in Central Park

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

On Tuesday night, WQXR brought you a live broadcast of the Knights from the Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park. Listen to the archived broadcast, which features music by Mozart and Philip Glass.

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