New York Philharmonic Music Director Alan Gilbert takes the podium this week as part of "Gilbert’s Playlist," which showcases his varied interests, close collaborations and creative programming ideas. Gilbert leads the orchestra in Copland’s Clarinet Concerto, featuring acting principal clarinet Mark Nuccio, followed by Wynton Marsalis’s "Swing Symphony" featuring Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Marsalis.
The program opens with assistant conductor Case Scaglione leading the orchestra in Stravinsky’s "Ragtime" and Shostakovich’s "Tahiti Trot."
Stravinsky: "Ragtime" for 11 Instruments
Shostakovich: "Tahiti Trot"
Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Marsalis: Symphony No. 3 "Swing Symphony"