Hall And Various New York City Venues
Hall’s yearlong 120th anniversary celebration continues
in October with a series focused on the music of Tchaikovsky and his
influence on the culture of St. Petersburg. The series, with events at
both Carnegie Hall and New York City partner institutions, pays tribute
to the legendary Russian composer who made his American debut conducting
at Carnegie Hall’s inaugural Opening Night in 1891. Events in October
Videographer Daniel Iglesia has been added to the
artist line-up for the American Composers Orchestra
concert with Music Director George Manahan on Friday, October 14
at 7:30 p.m. The program includes five world premieres: Kenji
Bunch’s The Devil’s Box featuring the composer on amplified
viola; Christopher Stark’s …and start west; Alex Temple’s
Liebeslied for Female Voice, Electronics, and Orchestra featuring
soloist Melissa Hughes, Andreia Pinto Correia’s Elegia
a Al-Mu’tamid, and Wang Lu’s Flowing Water Study II.
The New York
Pops begins its new Carnegie Hall season on Friday, October 14
at 8:00 p.m. with guest conductor Jack Everly and
guest artists Ashley Brown, Tony DeSare,
James T. Lane, Hugh Panaro, and Natasha
Yvette Williams in a program featuring the music of Irving
Berlin entitled Rags to Ritzes.
singer, composer, and guitarist Aurelio Martinez, who
grew up in a small fishing village in Honduras, brings his bittersweet
vocal style, guitar-accompanied ballads, and other traditional song
forms to Zankel Hall on Saturday, October
15 at 10:00 p.m.
Mozart’s Overture to The Magic Flute has been added to The
MET Orchestra’s concert with Music Director James
Levine on Sunday, October 16
at 3:00 p.m. The program also includes Mozart’s Piano Concerto No.
25 in C Major featuring pianist Richard Goode, the
world premiere of John Harbison and Alice Munro’s Closer To My Own
Life featuring mezzo-soprano Christine Rice, and
Gershwin’s An American in Paris.
musician Goran Bregovic & His Wedding and Funeral Orchestra
presents an energetic, one-of-a-kind concert at Carnegie Hall in a rare
US appearance on Wednesday, October
19 at 8:00 p.m.
Bicket and baroque chamber ensemble The English
Concert return to Carnegie Hall on Thursday, October
20 at 7:30 p.m. for a concert with countertenor Andreas
Scholl entitled Scenes from King Arthur and Fairy Queen.
The program includes works by Heinrich Biber, Purcell, and Georg
Carnegie Hall performances with The Philadelphia Orchestra and the
YouTube Symphony Orchestra in 2009, and becoming an Avery Fisher Career
Grant recipient in 2010, 23-year-old pianist Yuja Wang
makes her New York recital debut on Thursday, October
20 at 8:00 p.m. with a program of Beethoven’s Sonata No. 13 in
E-flat Major, Prokofiev’s Sonata No. 6 in A Major, and Liszt’s Sonata in
Canadian soprano Layla
Claire performs her New York recital debut with pianist Natalia
Katyukova on Friday, October 21
at 7:30 p.m. with a program including songs by Debussy, R. Strauss,
Canteloube, and Barber. (Please note: Ms. Claire replaces previously
announced artist Lucy Crowe for this subscription concert.)
Classical guitarist Miloš,
from the Mediterranean nation of Montenegro, performs works by Bach,
Barrios, Albéniz, Villa-Lobos, and Ginastera on Saturday, October
22 at 7:30 p.m. as part of Carnegie Hall’s Distinctive Debuts
McDonald performs an evening of favorite show tunes, classic
songs from the movies, and original pieces written for her on Saturday, October
22 at 8:00 p.m. with a small orchestra led by Musical Director Ted
On Tuesday, October
25 at 8:00 p.m., Chief Conductor Charles Dutoit and
The Philadelphia Orchestra perform Fauré’s Pavane in
F-sharp Minor, Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major with
guest soloist Lang Lang, and Shostakovich’s Symphony
No. 10 in E Minor.
Carnegie Hall’s annual
three-concert series, Standard Time with Michael Feinstein,
returns on Wednesday,
October 26 at 7:30 p.m. featuring the singer and Great American
Songbook interpreter with special guests to be announced.
On Thursday, October
27 at 8:00 p.m. in Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, the Minnesota
Orchestra and Music Director Osmo Vänskä
perform Tchaikovsky’s Voyevoda Overture and Piano Concerto No. 1
in B-flat Minor featuring Stephen Hough, along with
Nielsen’s Symphony No. 3, Op. 27, “Sinfonia espansiva.”
Schiff kicks off his season-long Perspectives
series—“In the Steps of Bartók”—on Friday, October 28
at 7:30 p.m. with the Budapest Festival Orchestra
and Music Director Iván Fischer performing Bartók’s
Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 3. Also on the program is Schubert’s
Overture to Die Zauberharfe and Symphony No. 5 in B-Flat Major.
The following evening, on Saturday, October
29 at 8:00 p.m., Mr. Schiff performs Bartók’s Piano Concerto No. 2
with Maestro Fischer and the orchestra on a program that also includes
Bartók’s Hungarian Peasant Songs and Schubert’s Symphony No. 9
in C Major, “Great.” Mr. Schiff’s Perspectives series continues
October 31 at 8:00 p.m. with a solo recital featuring Bach’s Three
Part Inventions, Bartók’s Piano Sonata, and Beethoven’s Thirty-three
Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli.
Madrid-based quartet Cuarteto
Casals performs Boccherini’s String Quartet in G Minor,
Shostakovich’s String Quartet No. 8 in C Minor, and Schubert’s String
Quartet in A Minor on Friday, October 28
at 7:30 p.m.
composer Joe Lovano performs with his current
progressive ensemble, Joe Lovano Us Five—featuring
pianist James Weidman, bassist Esperanza
Spalding, and drummers Francisco Mela and Otis
Brown III—in a program that celebrates Charlie “Bird” Parker,
plus original works on Friday, October 28
at 10:00 p.m.
On Monday, October 31
at 7:30 p.m., string quartet Brooklyn Rider
performs a varied program featuring the New York premiere by the quartet
titled Seven Steps, Christopher Tignor’s together into
this unknowable night (with the composer on electronics), Philip
Glass’s String Quartet No. 3, “Mishima,” John Zorn’s Kol Nidre,
and Beethoven’s String Quartet in C-sharp Minor, Op. 131.
SA/PS : Stern
Auditorium/Perelman Stage ZH : Zankel Hall WRH
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