Van Zweden Conducts Beethoven; Hilary Hahn Plays Korngold
Thursday, August 18, 2016
Tune in Thursday at 9 pm to hear the New York Philharmonic's incoming music director, Jaap van Zweden, lead the orchestra in Beethoven's magnificent Symphony No. 7. But first, you'll hear Johann Wagenaar's Cyrano de Bergerac Overture and violinist Hilary Hahn take on the virtuosic Korngold Violin Concerto, which was premiered by none other than Jascha Heifetz.
Alec Baldwin is your host.
Wagenaar: Cyrano de Bergerac Overture
Korngold: Violin Concerto
Soloist: Hilary Hahn, violin
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7
Jaap van Zweden, conductor