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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Zukerman, Eschenbach, Bruch and Bruckner

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Christoph Eschenbach returns to the New York Philharmonic to conduct Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1, with soloist Pinchas Zuckerman, followed by Bruckner’s Symphony No. 6.

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Jean-Yves Thibaudet and Beethoven's Symphony No. 7

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Manfred Honeck makes his New York Philharmonic debut conducting Braunfels’s Suite from Fantastic Apparitions on a Theme by Berlioz, Grieg’s Piano Concerto with Jean-Yves Thibaudet as soloist, and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7.

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Jan Lisiecki Makes Philharmonic Debut with Schumann Piano Concerto

Friday, January 18, 2013

David Zinman returns to the New York Philharmonic to lead the orchestra in Sibelius’s Symphony No. 3, as well as Schumann’s Piano Concerto with pianist Jan Lisiecki in his debut with the orchestra, and Sibelius’s Symphony No. 7.

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André Watts and Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2

Friday, January 11, 2013

Juraj Valčuha leads the New York Philharmonic in Weber’s Oberon Overture, followed by Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 2 with soloist André Watts. Richard Strauss’ “Fantasie” from Die Frau ohne Schatten and Der Rosenkavalier Suite round out the program.

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A Steven Stucky NY Premiere, Barber and Rachmaninoff

Thursday, January 03, 2013

The January broadcasts of the New York Philharmonic this Week begin with music director Alan Gilbert conducting the New York premiere of Steven Stucky’s Symphony.

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Winter Holiday Special

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Tonight at 8 pm, tune in for Mozart’s German Dance in C major, "The Sleigh Ride," Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf, recorded in 1960, and selections from the orchestra's “Winter Holiday.”

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Tonight: The New York Philharmonic's Messiah

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Tonight at 8 pm, the Philharmonic performs Handel's masterpiece with soprano Annette Dash, countertenor Daniel Taylor, tenor James Taylor and bass Shenyang.

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Kurt Masur Conducts Brahms

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Music Director Emeritus Kurt Masur leads the New York Philharmonic in an all-Brahms program.

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Alisa Weilerstein and Glenn Dicterow Play Brahms

Thursday, December 06, 2012

Music Director Emeritus Kurt Masur leads the New York Philharmonic in an all-Brahms program, featuring concertmaster Glenn Dicterow and cellist Alisa Weilerstein performing the Concerto for Violin and Cello.

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Dutoit Conducts Rachmaninoff and Elgar

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Charles Dutoit, currently the principal conductor and artistic director of London's Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, joins the New York Philharmonic to conduct Glinka's Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla; Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3 with soloist Nikolai Lugansky; and Elgar’s Enigma Variations.

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Bernstein Conducting Bernstein

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Leonard Bernstein conducts his own works on this week's trip into the Philharmonic archives. It features a choral work, his dramatic Third Symphony and two suites from The Dybbuk ballet.

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Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos Conducts Mozart and Mahler

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Tonight at 8 pm, Spanish conductor Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos leads the New York Philharmonic in Mozart’s Horn Concerto No. 3 featuring Philharmonic principal horn player Philip Myers as soloist.

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Augustin Hadelich Performs Lalo’s Symphonie espagnole

Thursday, November 08, 2012

Spanish conductor Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos leads the New York Philharmonic in Lalo’s Symphonie espagnole, with violinist Augustin Hadelich in his Philharmonic subscription debut, and Berlioz’s Symphonie fantastique.

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Glinka, Elgar's 'Engima' and 'Rach 3'

Thursday, November 01, 2012

Charles Dutoit leads the Philharmonic in a blockbuster program that includes Glinka's Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla, Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 3 ("Rocky 3") with soloist Nikolai Lugansky, and Elgar's stirring Enigma Variations.

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Alan Gilbert and Emanuel Ax

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Pianist Emanuel Ax joins the New York Philharmonic to perform J.S. Bach’s Keyboard Concerto in D minor and Schoenberg’s Piano Concerto, led by Alan Gilbert, in Ax's first performance as The Mary and James G. Wallach Artist-in-Residence. The program concludes with Mozart’s Symphony No. 36, Linz.

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Pianist Daniil Trifonov Performs Prokofiev

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Tonight at 8 pm, hear the 2011 Tchaikovsky Piano Competition Winner perform Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3. Plus: Scheherazade.

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In Honor of Debussy and Massenet

Friday, October 12, 2012

This year marks the 150th anniversary of Claude Debussy’s birth and the 100th anniversary of Jules Massenet’s death. In their honor, this week’s New York Philharmonic broadcast features several recordings of pieces by the two composers.

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Alan Gilbert Conducts Mahler's Ninth Symphony

Thursday, October 04, 2012

Recorded this past January, Alan Gilbert conducts a premiere by Thomas Adès, followed by Mahler’s Symphony No. 9.

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Leonidas Kavakos Performs Korngold Violin Concerto

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Under the direction of Music Director Alan Gilbert, the New York Philharmonic begins this week’s program with Beethoven’s Coriolan Overture, followed by a performance of the Korngold Violin Concerto with Leonidas Kavakos as the soloist.

The program ends with Neilsen’s Symphony No. 3 “Sinfonia Espansiva,” with soprano Erin Morley and baritone Joshua Hopkins. 

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A Complete Carmina Burana

Thursday, September 20, 2012

This week the New York Philharmonic presents selections from Atlántida by Manuel de Falla and a complete performance of Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana under the direction of Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos.

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