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Produced by WQXR and Carnegie Hall, the fourth season of Carnegie Hall Live kicks off on Wednesday, Oct. 1, with a performance by the Berlin Philharmonic conducted by Simon Rattle and featuring guest soloist Anne Sophie Mutter. This season, the series will be co-hosted by luminaries from the arts world. Soprano Deborah Voigt, who has previously been a guest host on WQXR, will join Jeff Spurgeon for Opening Night. Emmy Award-winning actor David Hyde Pierce will co-host the Trifonov recital on December 9 and New York Philharmonic Music Director Alan Gilbert will join Spurgeon at the Mahler Chamber Orchestra on February 23. Other boldface names will join for various performances throughout the series. Below is the full schedule.
October 1 at 7 pm: Opening Night featuring the Berlin Philharmonic with violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter
November 7 at 7:30 pm: Academy of Ancient Music
November 20 at 8 pm: San Francisco Symphony with violinist Gil Shaham
December 9 at 8 pm: Daniil Trifonov, solo piano
January 30 at 8 pm: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
February 8 at 8 pm: Thomas Hampson, baritone
February 23 at 8 pm: Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Leif Ove Andsnes, piano and conductor
March 10 at 8 pm: András Schiff, Piano
March 18 at 8 pm: Philadelphia Orchestra
April 16 at 7:30 pm: Le Concert des Nations, Jordi Savall, director
April 30 at 8 pm: English Baroque Soloists, The Monteverdi Choir, John Eliot Gardiner, conductor
July 11 at 8 pm: National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America with Yundi Li, piano
Listen to the archived broadcast of the National Youth Orchestra of the USA, a training orchestra organized by Carnegie Hall. The program includes Britten, Mussorgsky and Bernstein.
Saturday, May 17, 2014
Listen to Saturday's broadcast of the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in a program of Beethoven and Shostakovich at Carnegie Hall.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Listen to the archived broadcast of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chorus performing Britten's War Requiem, recorded on Wednesday night.
Sunday, March 16, 2014
Listen to the archived broadcast of the English Concert performing Handel oratorio Theodora – the work the composer said he was most proud of.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
The Vienna Philharmonic presented a program of Mozart, Bruckner and Staud. Franz Welser-Most conducted the concert.
Friday, February 21, 2014
Last Friday, WQXR brought you the Philadelphia Orchestra in a war-themed program of Strauss, Shostakovich and Beethoven. Listen to portions of the concert here.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Listen to the archived broadcast of Bernard Haitink conducting the Boston Symphony Orchestra at Carnegie Hall. The program features Bronx-born pianist Murray Perahia.
Saturday, January 18, 2014
On Saturday the venerable Takács Quartet came to Zankel Hall to present three of Bartok's six string quartets, pillars of the 20th-century repertoire.
Monday, November 18, 2013
On Monday night we brought bring you a concert by the London-based period-instrument ensemble Arcangelo with the Russian violinist Alina Ibragimova. Listen to the full performance.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
The San Francisco Symphony returned to Carnegie Hall in November with a program of American and Viennese repertoire, with piano soloist Jeremy Denk.
Wednesday, October 02, 2013
Tonight we were scheduled to bring you the Opening Night Concert of Carnegie Hall’s new season, but this morning IATSE/Local One Stagehands went on strike and the concert was cancelled.
Friday, April 19, 2013
On Friday, the Staatskapelle Dresden closed the 2012-13 Carnegie Hall Live series on an epic note, with Bruckner's Symphony No. 8.
Tuesday, April 02, 2013
Jonathan Biss and the Elias Quartet performed music by Mozart, Janacek, Schumann and the Brooklyn-based composer Timothy Andres. Listen to the full concert now.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Today at 8 pm, tune in for an encore broadcast of the Berlin Philharmonic performing Mahler's Symphony No. 2.
Sunday, March 10, 2013
On Sunday, WQXR presented a live broadcast of Golijov's La Pasión según San Marcos, a work that draws on Afro-Cuban and Brazilian music in its re-telling of the passion story.
Wednesday, March 06, 2013
On Wednesday, the French period-instrument ensemble performed music by Handel, Vivaldi and Nicola Antonio Porpora in this wide-ranging program at Zankel Hall.
Sunday, February 03, 2013
The West-Eastern Divan finished its Carnegie Hall series with a broadcast of Beethoven's Symphonies Nos. 2 and 9.
Sunday, January 27, 2013
In case you missed it: Soprano Renée Fleming and mezzo-soprano Susan Graham recently teamed up for a recital of French song literature. Listen to the recital here on demand.
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Yannick Nézet-Séguin brought the Philadelphians to Carnegie Hall for a dramatic program with violin soloist Leonidas Kavakos.
Monday, December 10, 2012
On Monday, Dec. 10, the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela brought three Latin American works to Carnegie Hall.
Saturday, November 17, 2012
On Saturday night, the Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique returned to Carnegie Hall to perform Beethoven's choral epic Missa Solemnis.