New York Philharmonic This Week

Airs Thursday at 9 pm on WQXR.

➾ Listen to past New York Philharmonic This Week episodes

The New York Philharmonic This Week, hosted by Alec Baldwin, includes recent performances of the orchestra, interviews with musicians, guest artists and conductors. 

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.

http://nyphil.org/watchlisten/broadcasts/radio-broadcasts

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.

Comments [1]

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.

Comment

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.

Comments [2]

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.

Comments [2]

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. 

Comment

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.

Comments [4]

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.

Comments [1]

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.

Comment

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

Comments [1]

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.

Comments [1]

Ton Koopman Conducts Handel's 'Messiah'

Thursday, December 24, 2015

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

Comment

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.

Comments [2]

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. 

Comment

Copland Conducts 'The Tender Land' plus Bernstein and Marsalis

Thursday, December 03, 2015

Tune in Thursday at 9pm ET, for a special episode of The New York Philharmonic featuring historical recordings ranging from 1954 to 1999.

Comment

Copland's Appalachian Spring and Bernstein's Symphony No. 1, Jeremiah

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Tune in Thursday at 9pm ET as Michelle de Young, mezzo-soprano, joins the New York Philharmonic under the direction of David Robertson.

Comments [1]

Berio's Sinfonia and Brahms' Symphony No. 4

Thursday, November 05, 2015

Synergy Vocals join the New York Philharmonic for Luciano Berio's Sinfonia also hear Symphony No. 4 by Johannes Brahms.

Comment

Soloist Yefim Bronfman and Esa-Pekka Salonen's Piano Concerto

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Yefim Bronfman joins the New York Philharmonic this week for a Ravel-heavy program under the direction of Esa-Pekka Salonen.

Comment

Dawn Upshaw Sings Berio

Thursday, October 08, 2015

Soprano Dawn Upshaw joins the New York Philharmonic for Berio's "Folk Songs" under the direction of Alan Gilbert.

Comment

Jean-Yves Thibaudet Plays Grieg's Piano Concerto

Thursday, October 01, 2015

This week Jean-Yves Thibaudet joins the New York Philharmonic as the soloist on Grieg's Piano Concerto.

Comment

Pierre Boulez at 90

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Tonight at 9 pm, the Philharmonic celebrates a former music director with "Pierre Boulez at 90," featuring the composer-conductor leading Debussy and Bartok.

Comments [2]