New York Philharmonic This Week

Airs Thursday at 9 pm on WQXR.

The New York Philharmonic This Week, hosted by Alec Baldwin, is produced by the New York Philharmonic and broadcast and syndicated nationally 52 weeks a year by the WFMT Radio Network. The two-hour program includes recent performances of the orchestra, interviews with Philharmonic musicians, guest artists and conductors. 

The New York Philharmonic This Week airs locally in the New York metropolitan area on WQXR 105.9 FM, Thursdays at 9 p.m. The broadcasts are syndicated to nearly 500 outlets nationally and more than 30 countries internationally by the WFMT Radio Network and are available on nyphil.org for on-demand streaming. The New York Philharmonic This Week can also be heard on the radio in China on Dong Fan Group Shanghai Classical Radio 94.7.

The New York Philharmonic This Week is generously underwritten by The Kaplan Foundation, the Audrey Love Charitable Foundation and the Philharmonic’s corporate partner, MetLife Foundation. This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

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Haitink Conducts Haydn and Bruckner

Tune in Thursday at 9 pm to hear legendary maestro Bernard Haitink lead the New York Philharmonic in symphonies by Haydn and Bruckner.

Haitink Conducts Strauss and Beethoven

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Tune in Thursday at 9 pm as Bernard Haitink leads the New York Philharmonic in Strauss's 'Don Quixote' and Beethoven's 'Pastoral' Symphony.

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Salonen Conducts Messiaen's 'Turangalîla-Symphonie'

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Yuja Wang and Valérie Hartman-Clavarie join the New York Philharmonic in Oliver Messiaen's monumental 'Turangalîla-Symphonie.'

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Boulez Conducts Berg and Mahler

Thursday, May 05, 2016

Tune in Thursday at 9 pm to hear Pierre Boulez lead performances of Mahler's Third Symphony and Berg's 'Der Wein,' with soloists Yvonne Minton and Jessye Norman.

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Maazel Conducts Tchaikovsky, Lutoslawski and Shostakovich

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Tune in Thursday at 9 pm, to hear an archived broadcast of Lorin Maazel conducting Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5, and violinist Jennifer Koh performs Lutoslawski's 'Chain 2.'

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Emanuel Ax and Alan Gilbert Perform Brahms

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Tune in Thursday at 9 pm as Alan Gilbert leads the New York Philharmonic in Brahms and Beethoven.

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Gilbert Conducts Salonen and Strauss

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Tune in Thursday at 9 pm, Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic in a pair of works written nearly 100 years apart: Strauss's 'Ein Heldenleben' and Salonen's 'L.A. Variations.'

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New and Old from Robertson and Aimard

Thursday, April 07, 2016

Conductor David Robertson and pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard pair Mozart and Beethoven with more modern works, including a commission by Tristan Murail, Thursday at 9pm

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Labadie Leads Mozart's 'Requiem'

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Tune in Thursday at 9 pm to hear Bernard Labadie conducts the New York Philharmonic in Mozart's Requiem, featuring Miah Persson and Stephanie Blythe.

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Remembering Pierre Boulez

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Tune in at 9 pm Thursday, as New York Philharmonic This Week honors the orchestra's former music director, Pierre Boulez, who died in January.

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Historic Performances with Munch, Bernstein and Masur

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Tune in at 9 pm on Thursday, as the New York Philharmonic dips into its archives for recordings of Bloch, Ben-Haim and Shostakovich.

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Salonen Conducts 'Bluebeard's Castle'

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Tune in at 9 pm Thursday as Esa-Pekka Salonen leads a performance of Bartók's chilling one-act opera, 'Bluebeard's Castle,' with singers Michelle DeYoung and Gábor Bretz.

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Alan Gilbert Conducts Brahms and Beethoven

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Tune in Thursday at 9 pm to hear Alan Gilbert conduct Brahms's Piano Concerto No. 2 with soloist Emanuel Ax and Beethoven's Seventh Symphony. 

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Kurt Masur Conducts Beethoven and Bruckner

Thursday, February 11, 2016

Tune in Thursday at 9 pm to hear Kurt Masur, who passed away last December, conduct a pair of symphonic gems.

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Kavakos Premieres Dutilleux's 'L’Arbre des Songes'

Thursday, February 04, 2016

Thursday at 9 pm, Ivan Fischer leads violinist Leonidas Kavakos in the world premiere of Henri Dutilleux's "L'Arbre des Songes," along with pieces by Bartok and Rachmaninoff.

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Jeffrey Kahane Leads All-Mozart Concert

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Tune in Thursday at 9 pm to celebrate Mozart’s 260th birthday, as conductor and soloist Jeffrey Kahane leads a program entirely of his works.

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Salonen and Josefowicz for NY Premiere of Violin Concerto

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Tune in Thursday night at 9 pm as violinist Leila Josefowicz performs in the New York concert premiere of Salonen's Violin Concerto. Plus: Ravel and Sibelius

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Bychkov and Gerstein in Russian Music

Thursday, January 07, 2016

Tune in Thursday night at 9 pm as pianist Kirill Gerstein joins the New York Philharmonic to perform Rachmaninoff.

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Ton Koopman Conducts Handel's 'Messiah'

Thursday, December 24, 2015

Ton Koopman leads the New York Philharmonic in Handel's "Messiah."

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An Evening of Brahms and Schoenberg

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Tune in Thursday at 9 pm as violinist Frank-Peter Zimmerman joins the New York Philharmonic to perform Brahms' Violin Concerto under the direction of Alan Gilbert.

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An Evening of Dvorak featuring Martin Helmchen

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Tune in Thursday night at 9pm as Pianist Martin Helmchen joins the New York Philharmonic for a program of Dvorak under the direction of Christoph von Dohnanyi. 

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