CARNEGIEHALL PROGRAM UPDATES FOR 2010–2011 SEASON
Please note the following updates to Carnegie Hall’s 2010–2011 schedule,reflecting major updates made since we announced the concert season lastJanuary. For complete details and full updates, please see the attached updated2010–2011 season chronological listing.Please discard previously-issued season chronological listings. Thankyou!
The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, led by Nikolaus Harnoncourt, will perform Smetana’s Má Vlast on September 30, replacing the previously announced Bruckner’s Symphony No. 8 in C Minor.
Broadway and 30 Rock star Cheyenne Jackson joins Michael Feinstein and a 17 piece swing band on October 29 for a concert titled The Power of Two. Other guest artists are to be announced.
Samir Chatterjee will be performing tabla with the trio Ghazal on November 12, instead of previously announced tabla player Sandeep Das.
The programs for the Risør Chamber Music Festival performances on December 1 and 2 have been switched. The program originally announced for December 1 will now be heard on December 2. The program originally announced for December 2 will now be heard on December 1. For complete listings, click the links above.
Cellist Maya Beiser will be featured with the American Composers Orchestra, led by Music Director George Manahan, on December 3 for the world premiere of Douglas Cuomo’s Black Diamond Express to Hell.
TAKEMITSU , a 14-day series of movies scored by the legendary Japanese composer Toru Takemitsu (1930-1996) will take place from December 3–December 16 at JapanNYC partner Film Forum as part of Carnegie Hall’s citywide festival. Included will be Masaki Kobayashi's Hara Kiri (1962), Hiroshi Teshighara's Woman of the Dunes (1964), and Akira Kurosawa's Ran (1985).
JapanNYC partner the Brooklyn Botanic Garden will present Graceful Perseverance, an exhibition of trees selected from the C.V. Starr Bonsai Museum’s collection of nearly 400 bonsai, from February 1–May 1 as part of Carnegie Hall’s citywide festival.
The complete program has been announced for pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet’s all-Liszt recital on February 2, and will include Légend No. 1: St François d’Assise, and Légend No. 2: St. François de Paule marchant sur les flots, Meine Freuden from Chants polonaise (after Chopin). 2011 marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Franz Liszt and the 125th anniversary of his death. For this concert’s complete program, click the link above.
Kodo Drummers will perform at Avery Fisher Hall on March 20 as part of JapanNYC, presented by festival partners Absolutely Live Entertainment and New Audiences.
The annual Asian Contemporary Art Week will this year be presented from March 24–March 31 as part of Carnegie Hall’s citywide JapanNYC festival by festival partners Asian Contemporary Art Consortium in association with Asia Society.
The Making Music: Christopher Rouse program on April 15 will now begin at 7:00 p.m.
Carnegie Hall’s 120th Anniversary Concert on May 5 with the New York Philharmonic, Alan Gilbert, Audra McDonald, Emanuel Ax, Gil Shaham, and Yo-Yo Ma will now begin at 8:00 p.m.
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