The Philadelphia Orchestra Plays Music From Vienna
Thursday, January 14, 2016
Listen to the archived audio from WQXR's first live broadcast from Carnegie Hall of 2016. Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads the Philadelphia Orchestra in a program of Johann Strauss Jr., Beethoven and HK Gruber. The soloist on Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 is 20-year-old Canadian pianist Jan Lisiecki.
WQXR morning host Jeff Spurgeon hosts the broadcast along with John Hockenberry from WNYC's The Takeaway.
J. Strauss Jr.: "Tales from the Vienna Woods" Waltz, Op. 325
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4*
Beethoven: String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 95, "Serioso" (arr. Mahler)
HK Gruber: Charivari
Jan Lisiecki appears courtesy of Deutsche Grammophon Gesellschaft. *The on-demand audio of his performance has expired, but you can listen to the rest of the concert above.
We asked listeners to share their thoughts during the broadcast using #CHLive. Here is a collection of those tweets and photos: