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Produced by WQXR and Carnegie Hall, and syndicated by the WFMT Radio Network, Carnegie Hall Live features some of the world’s greatest performers and ensembles in a wide range of styles, from early music to solo recitals to orchestral performances. Carnegie Hall Live is hosted by WQXR’s Jeff Spurgeon and co-hosted by other arts and media personalities. Previous co-hosts have included Christine Goerke, Susan Graham, Anthony McGill, and John Hockenberry, among others.
Vasily Petrenko & The Royal Philharmonic
Named the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s music director in 2021, Petrenko leads the orchestra in an all-English program.
Seong-Jin Cho & Yannick Nézét-Séguin
Pianist Seong-Jin Cho shares the stage with conductor Yannick Nézét-Séguin and the Vienna Philharmonic for an evening of Rachmaninoff favorites.
Ax, Ma, Kavakos
The musical dream team of Emanuel Ax, Leonidas Kavakos, and Yo-Yo Ma return to Beethoven’s brilliant piano trios in this program.
The Annual Isaac Stern Memorial Concert
For the Annual Isaac Stern Memorial Concert, violinist Joshua Bell performs with the orchestra in honor of the late violinist who led the charge to save the Hall in 1960.
Celebrated composer John Williams is joined by Anne-Sophie Mutter for a sampling of some of his most celebrated film scores and the New York premiere of his Violin Concerto No. 2.
Jon Batiste & Gateways Music Festival Orchestra
This orchestra make its Carnegie Hall debut in a performance of works by Brahms, Walker, and Price, along with James V. Cockerham’s vibrant Fantasia on “Lift Every Voice and Sing.” Then, Jon Batiste takes the stage for the world premiere of his new work.
Sheku & Isata Kanneh-Mason
When the brother-sister duo of cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason and pianist Isata Kanneh-Mason made their Carnegie Hall recital debut in 2019, The New York Times praised Sheku as a “gifted, sensitive artist” and Isata as a “superb collaborator.”