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Watch: Discovering the Cosmology of Bach with Krista Tippett

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.

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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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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