We are very excited about a recently announced partnership with WQXR 105.9, New York's classical station, and American Public Media. Through this partnership, 20 Carnegie Hall performances will be broadcast live to a national radio audience over the next 18 months.The new partnership begins this spring with a special preview—Carnegie Hall's 120th Anniversary Gala with the New York Philharmonic on May 5, 2011. The event will be taped to air on May 31 on WQXR, with a live audio webstream at wqxr.org.During the following nine days—May 6 through 14—as the official broadcast partners of the festival, WQXR and APM will broadcast all seven Spring for Music orchestral concerts, live from Carnegie Hall.Throughout the 2011–2012 season, WQXR and APM will broadcast 12 live concerts from Carnegie Hall's three stages. The full schedule of 2011–2012 live broadcasts will be announced at a later date.These concerts will be heard on public radio stations across the country, allowing millions throughout the US and the world to hear leading artists as they make music in the unique acoustics of Carnegie Hall.
Carnegie Hall's Executive and Artistic Director Clive Gillinson on the WQXR / APM live broadcasts.