New York Philharmonic Plays Respighi and Tchaikovsky
Monday, July 16, 2012
After taking a hiatus in 2011, the New York Philharmonic is back with its annual summer tour of New York City's parks.
For tonight's broadcast at 8pm, recorded on July 13 on Central Park's Great Lawn, Alan Gilbert leads the ensemble through a lively program of Respighi's Pines of Rome and Fountains of Rome, and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 4. Naomi Lewin and Elliott Forrest host.
Join us again on July 19 for our broadcast of the Philharmonic's July 17 Van Cortlandt Park concert.
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