The world-renowned Vienna Philharmonic shares a program of Arnold Schoenberg and Richard Strauss.
Arnold Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht
Richard Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie
In July 2022, the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America made its greatly anticipated return to Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, marking its first public performance since 2019.
An all-Finnish program.
Jean Sibelius: “Lemminkäinen’s Return” from Lemminkäinen Suite
Kaija Saariaho: Aile du songe
Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Jean Sibelius: Valse triste
Jean Sibelius: Finlandia
Internationally renowned soprano Jeanine De Bique makes her Zankel Hall debut alongside opera and early music ensemble Concerto Köln.
George Frideric Handel: Sinfonia from Partenope
C.H. Graun: “Risolvere non oso” from Rodelinda, regina de’ Longobardi (NY Premiere)
George Frideric Handel: “Ritorna, o caro e dolce mio tesoro” from Rodelinda, regina de’ Longobardi
Leonardo Vinci: Sinfonia from La Rosmira fedele (Partenope)
C.H. Graun: “L’empio rigor del fato” fromRodelinda, regina de’ Longobardi(NY Premiere)
George Frideric Handel: “Ballo: Entrée des songes agréables” from Alcina
George Frideric Handel: “Ah, Ruggiero crudel . . . Ombre pallide” from Alcina
George Frideric Handel: Selections from Suite from Rodrigo
Gennaro Manna: “Chi può dir che rea son io” from Achille in Sciro
George Frideric Handel: “M’hai resa infelice” from Deidamia
George Frideric Handel: Passacaille from Sonata in G Major, Op. 5, No. 4, HWV 399
George Frideric Handel: “Che sento? Oh dio! … Se pietà di me non senti” from Giulio Cesare in Egitto
George Frideric Handel: “Ballo: Entrée des Songes agréables effrayés—Combat des Songes funestes et agréables” from Ariodante
C.H. Graun: “Tra le procelle assorto” from Cleopatra e Cesare
Mitsuko Uchida is an incomparable interpreter of Mozart.
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 25 in C Major, K. 503
Schoenberg: Kammersymphonie No. 1
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27 in B-flat Major, K. 595
Schoenberg: Langsam from Sechs kleine Klavierstücke, Op. 19, No. 2 (encore)
Enjoy exemplary string music that includes the Carnegie Hall premiere of an uplifting Saint-Georges concerto as well as classics by Vivaldi and a virtuosic violin duo by Unsuk Chin.
Vivaldi: Concerto in B Minor for Four Violins, Strings, and Continuo, RV 580
Unsuk Chin: Gran Cadenza for Two Violins (NY Premiere)
Saint-Georges: Violin Concerto in A Major, Op. 5, No. 2
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons, Op. 8, Nos. 1–4
John Williams: Theme from The Long Goodbye
Vivaldi: “Winter” from The Four Seasons, Op. 8, No. 4
John Williams: Theme from Cinderella Liberty
Music director Franz Welser-Möst leads a bold juxtaposition between the first and second Viennese schools in selections by Alban Berg and Franz Schubert.
Alban Berg: Lyric Suite
Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 8, “Unfinished”
Franz Schubert: Mass No. 6 in E-flat Major, D. 950
Joélle Harvey, soprano; Daryl Freedman, mezzo-soprano; Julian Prégardien, tenor; Martin Mitterrutzner, tenor; Dashon Burton, bass; Lisa Wong, chorus director;
“An ensemble of exceptional insight”, the Brentano String Quartet performs masterworks with reverence and an admirable balance of creativity and restraint.
Joseph Haydn: String Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 33, No. 4
Béla Bartók: String Quartet No. 5
Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel: String Quartet in E-flat Major
A self-conducted chamber orchestra, Sphinx Virtuosi is the most prestigious group of musicians to represent the magnificently impactful Sphinx Organization.
Heitor Villa-Lobos: Bachianas brasileiras No. 9
Valerie Coleman: Tracing Visions (NY Premiere, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
Carlos Simon: Between Worlds
Jessie Montgomery: Divided (NY Premiere, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall
Xavier Foley: An Ode to Our Times (World Premiere)
Beethoven: Finale from Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 9 in A Major, Op. 47, “Bridgetower” (arr. for string orchestra by Rubén Rengel)