Lemper joins the Vogler Quartet and pianist
and clarinetist Stefan Malzew on Thursday, April 5
at 7:30 p.m. performing works by Eisler, Weill, Brel, and Piazzolla,
Uchida performs an all-Schubert program on Wednesday, April
11, at 8:00 p.m., including the sonatas in C Minor, D.958, in A
Major, D.959, and in B-flat Major, D.960.
On Thursday, April 12
at 8:00 p.m., the Orchestra of St. Luke's and
conductor Iván Fischer perform an all-Mozart program
including Symphony No. 34 in C Major and the Requiem, featuring soprano Dominique
Labelle, mezzo-soprano Kelley O’Connor, tenor
Joseph Kaiser, baritone Richard Paul Fink,
and Musica Sacra under the direction of Kent
Quartet performs two concerts featuring string quartets by
Janácek, Britten, Debussy, and Ravel. On Friday, April 13
at 7:30 p.m., they perform Janácek’s String Quartet No. 1 “Kreutzer
Sonata,” Britten’s String Quartet No. 1 in D Major, and Debussy’s String
Quartet in G Minor. The following evening, Saturday, April 14
at 7:30 p.m., they perform Janácek’s String Quartet No. 2 “Intimate
Letters,” Britten’s String Quartet No. 3, and Ravel’s String Quartet in
On Friday, April 13
at 8:00 p.m., Music Director Steven Reineke and The
New York Pops together with Essential Voices USA
under the direction of Judith Clurman offer a program
entitled Hollywood Award Winners featuring music from Doctor
Zhivago, Out of Africa, Titanic, and The
Lord of the Rings, plus an 80th birthday tribute to John Williams
with Oscar–winning music from Jaws, Star Wars, E.T. The
Extra-Terrestrial, and Schindler’s List. The following
afternoon, on Saturday,
April 14 at 12:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. the Pops, Mr. Reineke, and
Essential Voices USA return with special guest John Tartaglia
for two performances of a Carnegie Hall Family Concert paying tribute
to Jim Henson’s great legacy through song and puppetry entitled Jim
Henson’s Musical World, written by Craig Shemin.
musicians of The Academy—continues its 2011–2012 season with a program
featuring George Perle’s Critical Moments II, Jean Françaix’s
Wind Quintet, and Brahms’s Clarinet Quintet in B Minor, on Wednesday, April
18 at 7:30 p.m.
On Wednesday, April
18 at 8:00 p.m., violinist Itzhak Perlman joins the
European Youth Orchestra led by Music Director Vladimir
Ashkenazy for a performance of Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 3
in G Major, on a program that also includes Copland’s An Outdoor
Adventure and Strauss’s Eine Alpensinfonie.
String Quartet makes its third and final Carnegie Hall
appearance of this season, performing Busoni’s String Quartet No. 2 and
Beethoven’s String Quartet in B-flat Major with Große Fuge on Thursday, April
19 at 7:30 p.m.
Francis makes her New York recital debut on Friday, April 20
at 7:30 p.m., performing Brahms’s Book II from Variations on a Theme
by Paganini in A Minor, Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition,
Prokofiev’s Selections from Visions fugitives, and three Liszt
works: Vallée d'Obermann, Sposalizio, and Mephisto Waltz.
On Friday, April 20
at 10:00 p.m., Senegalese mbalax singer, songwriter, guitarist,
percussionist, and drummer Cheikh Lô performs his own
unique style of music distilled from a variety of influences including
West and Central African pop, funk, and reggae.
Carnegie Hall’s The
Shape of Jazz series continues on Saturday, April 21
at 10:00 p.m. with saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa headlining
the New York premiere of Sahmdhi, a fusion of South Indian
music and jazz, and joined by guitarist David Gilmore,
bassist Rich Brown, drummer Damion Reed,
and percussionist Anand Ananthakrishnan.
Carnegie Hall presents
The Sound of Music, a special one-night gala
benefit performance of the beloved musical with a timeless score by
Rodgers and Hammerstein, on Tuesday,
April 24 at 8:00 p.m.Gary Griffin directs the
concert performance with Rob Fisher serving as musical
director and conducting the Orchestra of St. Luke’s.
Cast is to be announced.
On Wednesday, April
25 at 8:00 p.m., eminent American pianist Richard Goode presents
a recital of works by Schumann and Chopin.
Piau and pianist Susan Manoff perform works
by Mendelssohn, Fauré, Strauss, Bouchot, Chausson, Poulenc, and Britten
April 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Music Director Kent
Tritle leads the Oratorio Society of New York
in a performance of Dvorák’s Stabat Mater, and the world
premiere of Juraj Filas’s Song of Solomon on Thursday,
April 26 at 8:00 p.m.Presented by the Oratorio Society of New
York in conjunction with Carnegie Hall’s 120th anniversary.
On Friday, April 27
at 7:30 p.m., the Pavel Haas Quartet plays works by
Russian and Czech masters including Tchaikovsky’s String Quartet No. 1
in D Major, Shostakovich’s String Quartet No. 7 in F-sharp Minor, and
Smetana’s String Quartet No. 1 in E Minor, "From My Life.”
Rattle leads The Philadelphia Orchestra in
Brahms’s Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Anton Webern’s Six Pieces, and
Schumann’s Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, "Rhenish," on Friday, April 27
at 8:00 p.m.
Pollini returns to Carnegie Hall on Sunday, April 29
at 3:00 p.m. performing works by Chopin and Liszt.
On Monday, April 30
at 7:30 p.m., the Australian Chamber Orchestra and
Artistic Director Richard Tognetti are joined by
soprano Dawn Upshaw in a performance of Shostakovich’s Polka
and Elegy, the New York premiere of Maria Schneider’s Winter
Morning Walks, and Grieg’s String Quartet in G Minor, arranged by
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