On Tour: Winter 2012 in London

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Thursday, February 23, 2012

This week’s New York Philharmonic program comes from the orchestra’s recent stop at the Barbican Centre in London, where it performed the UK premiere of Thomas Ades’ Polaris, a New York Philharmonic co-commission with the Barbican.

Also on this week's program is Berlioz’s Les nuits d’été featuring mezzo-soprano (and recent Grammy-winner) Joyce DiDonato, as well as Stravinsky’s Symphony in Three Movements and Ravel's Daphnis and Chloe.

Program details:

Thomas Ades: Polaris.

Hector Berlioz: Les nuits d’été (Summer Nights).

Igor Stravinsky: Symphony in Three Movements.

Maurice Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé, Suite No. 2.

Comments [1]


There is so much clutter here! I was looking-in vain for the date and time of the NY Phil performance with Joyce DiDonato. How about tonight(Feb 23 or Feb 25) ? Also, the "On Air"field is only partially legible, with the second line missing. Oh, well, thanks for listening.

Feb. 23 2012 07:02 PM

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