Carnegie Hall Live : About
Airs as scheduled on WQXR.
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