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Live Broadcasts Air May 5-10, Each Night at 7:30 pm

Spring for Music, the festival of North American Orchestras and celebration of adventurous programming, takes place at Carnegie Hall for its fourth and final installment. From May 5 through 10, WQXR brings you live broadcasts of the New York Philharmonic, Seattle Symphony, Rochester Philharmonic, the Winnipeg Symphony, the Cincinnati Symphony and Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestras.

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Pittsburgh Symphony Dramatizes Mozart's Requiem

Saturday, May 10, 2014

The Spring for Music festival has its grand finale with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in a program of dramatic works with a spiritual bent.

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Listen: Cincinnati Symphony Plays Adams and a Rare Oratorio

Friday, May 09, 2014

Hear the Cincinnati Symphony in a program featuring John Adams's iconic Harmonium and Dett’s The Ordering of Moses, a piece with a strange but fascinating history.

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Winnipeg Symphony Showcases Canadian Music

Thursday, May 08, 2014

The Winnipeg Symphony comes to Carnegie Hall with a program that reflects Canadian culture and features the percussionist Evelyn Glennie. Tonight's live broadcast starts at 7:30 pm.

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A Rare American Oratorio to be Heard, Uninterrupted

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

The Cincinnati Symphony visits with an oratorio by black Canadian-American composer R. Nathaniel Dett — a work whose 1937 premiere was weirdly cut short.

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Rochester Philharmonic Plays Hanson's Merry Mount

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Tonight at 7:30 pm, tune in for Howard Hanson's neglected 1933 opera Merry Mount, to be given a concert revival by the Rochester Philharmonic.

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On-Demand Audio: Seattle Symphony Plays Pulitzer Winner

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Listen to the second broadcast from the Spring for Music festival, featuring the Seattle Symphony playing music by John Luther Adams, Edgard Varèse and Claude Debussy.

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Seattle Symphony to Mix Sea, Sand and a Pulitzer Winner at Carnegie Hall

Monday, May 05, 2014

John Luther Adams's Become Ocean will headline a concert Tuesday devoted to sea and sand that includes Debussy's La mer and an Edgard Varèse piece inspired by the New Mexico desert.

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On-Demand Audio: Christopher Rouse's Requiem

Monday, May 05, 2014

Listen to the archived broadcast of the New York Philharmonic presenting Christopher Rouse's Requiem, recorded Monday night at Carnegie Hall.

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