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Produced by WQXR and Carnegie Hall, the sixth season of Carnegie Hall Live features some of the world’s best performers and ensembles in a wide range of styles, from early music to solo recitals to orchestral performances. The season kicks off with the opening night gala concert by Gustavo Dudamel conducting the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela.

Other upcoming highlights in this specially curated series include performances by the Vienna Philharmonic led by conductor Franz Welser-Möst and Staatskapelle Berlin led by Music Director Daniel Barenboim; a recital with pianists Leif Ove Andsnes and Marc-André Hamelin; and one of Sir Simon Rattle’s final Carnegie Hall concerts as music director of the Berlin Philharmonic.

Carnegie Hall Live is hosted by WQXR’s Jeff Spurgeon and John Schaefer, host of WNYC's New Sounds show and WQXR's newest program, The Furthermore.

Oct. 6: Gustavo Dudamel and the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela
Oct. 23: Tenor Ian Bostridge and pianist Thomas Adès
Nov. 10 at 8 pm: Berlin Philharmonic
Nov. 15 at 7:30 pm: Accedemia Bizantina
Jan. 27 at 8 pm: Daniel Barenboim conducts the Staatskapelle Berlin
Feb. 3 at 7:30 pm: Jordi Savall and Hespèrion XXI
Feb. 23 at 7:30 pm: Jonathan Biss and the Brentano String Quartet 
Feb. 25 at 8 pm: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
April 3 at 8 pm: Munich Philharmonic
April 28 at 8 pm: Leif Ove Andsnes and Marc-André Hamelin

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Carnegie Hall Live is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. Art Works.

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