CARNEGIE HALL UPDATES FOR 2013–2014 SEASON
Please note the following updates to Carnegie Hall’s 2013–2014 schedule, reflecting major updates made since we announced the concert season last January. For complete details and full updates, please see the attached updated 2013–2014 season chronological listing.Please discard previously-issued season chronological listings. Thank you!
THE PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA
Wednesday, October 2 at 7:00 p.m.
(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)
Ravel’s Tzigane replaces Tchaikovsky’s Valse-scherzo in C Major, Op. 34 for this program by The Philadelphia Orchestra which opens Carnegie Hall’s 2013-2014 season.
THE SILK ROAD ENSEMBLE with YO-YO MAWednesday, October 16 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)PROGRAM ADDITION:Program includes the New York premieres of music by John Zorn, Vijay Iyer, and David Bruce, as well as works by Angel Lam, Giovanni Sollima, and Jia Daqun. THE LONE BELLOWFriday, October 18 at 10:00 p.m.(Zankel Hall)CONCERT ADDITION: Brooklyn-based trio The Lone Bellow kicks off the 2013-2014 Live at Zankel concerts presented by Carnegie Hall in partnership with WFUV. IAN BOSTRIDGE / IESTYN DAVIES / JOSHUA HOPKINS / JULIUS DRAKESunday, October 20 at 7:30 p.m.(Zankel Hall)PROGRAM UPDATE:Selected songs by Purcell have been added to the program by tenor Ian Bostridge, countertenor Iestyn Davies, baritone Joshua Hopkins, and pianist Julius Drake. The recital, part of Carnegie Hall’s season-long celebration of Benjamin Britten’s centenary, features Britten’s complete Canticles. YUJA WANG Tuesday, October 22 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)PROGRAM ADDITION:Ms. Wang performs works by Prokofiev, Chopin, Kapustin, and Stravinsky. JENNIFER JOHNSON CANO / CHRISTOPHER CANOFriday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m.(Weill Recital Hall)PROGRAM UPDATE:Poulenc’s Banalités and Schubert’s "Der Tod und das Mädchen" ("Death and the Maiden") replaces Chausson’s Quartre Mélodies, Op. 13, and Schubert’s "Gruppe aus dem Tartarus". AMERICAN COMPOSERS ORCHESTRAFriday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m.(Zankel Hall)PROGRAM AND ARTIST UPDATE: Bassonist Martin Kuuskmann joins the American Composers Orchestra conducted by Robert Spano and is featured in Christopher Theofanidis’s Bassoon Concerto, which replaces the earlier announced work, Muse. Julia Wolfe’s Fuel featuring filmmaker Bill Morrison has also been added to the program. JESSICA RIVERA / KELLEY O'CONNOR / ROBERT SPANOTuesday, October 29 at 7:30 p.m.(Zankel Hall)PROGRAM ADDITION:Soprano Jessica Rivera and mezzo-soprano Kelley O-Connor joined by pianist Robert Spano present works by Saint-Saëns, Debussy, Mompou, and Mendelssohn, and the New York premieres of works by David Bruce, Jonathan Leshnoff, and Gabriela Lena Frank. BRETT DENNEN Saturday, November 2 at 10:00 p.m.(Zankel Hall) CONCERT ADDITION: Folk / pop singer-songwriter Brett Dennen, performs songs from his new album Smoke and Mirrors, and will be the second artist in this season’s series of concerts presented in partnership with WFUV. NAREK HAKHNAZARYAN / NOREEN POLERA Thursday, November 7 at 8:00 p.m.(Zankel Hall) PROGRAM ADDITION:The cellist and pianist perform works by Schumann, Rachmaninoff, Ligeti, Rostropovich, and Mikhail Bronner. PARISSA / DASTAN ENSEMBLEFriday, November 8 at 8:30 p.m.(Zankel Hall)ARTIST UPDATE:The Dastan Ensemble replaces the Hamnavazan Ensemble in concert with Parissa. JOSHUA BELL / SAM HAYWOODTuesday, November 12 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)PROGRAM ADDITION:Violinist Joshua Bell and pianist Sam Haywood perform works by Tartini, Beethoven, Stravinsky, and Tchaikovsky. ENSEMBLE ACJW Tuesday, November 12 at 8:00 p.m.(Paul Hall, The Juilliard School)PROGRAM ADDITION:The group performs works by Bach, Donatoni, Carter, Kurtág, and Brahms. SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONYThursday, November 14 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage) PROGRAM CHANGE:Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas leads the San Francisco Symphony in Mahler’s Symphony No. 9 instead of the previously announced Symphony No. 3. ST. LOUIS SYMPHONY Friday, November 22 at 7:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)ARTIST ADDITIONS:Cast additions to the concert performance of Britten’s Peter Grimes by the St. Louis Symphony and Chorus and Music Director David Robertson include bass-baritone Alan Held as Captain Balstrode, mezzo-soprano Ann Murray in the role of Auntie, baritone Patrick Carfizzi as Swallow, mezzo-soprano Nancy Maultsby as Mrs. Sedley, bass David Pittsinger as Hobson, tenor Thomas Cooley as Robert Boles, baritone Liam Bonner as Ned Keene, and tenor Keith Boyer as Horace Adams. The performance, which takes place on Britten’s 100th birthday, features tenor Anthony Dean Griffey as Grimes and soprano Susanna Phillips as Ellen Orford. DISCOVERY DAY: BENJAMIN BRITTENSaturday, December 14 at 1:00 p.m.(Weill Recital Hall)ARTIST ADDITIONS:Speaker John Bridcut joins keynote speaker Paul Kildea in this afternoon exploration of Britten’s life and work. The event includes a song recital organized by pianist Malcolm Martineau, with performances by sopranos Joélle Harvey and Emalie Savoy, tenor Paul Appleby, and baritone John Brancy. ENSEMBLE ACJWSaturday, December 14 at 7:30 p.m.(Zankel Hall)ARTIST ADDITION:Soprano Dawn Upshaw joins Ensemble ACJW conducted by David Robertson in a performance of Luciano Berio’s Folk Songs. MARILYN HORNE SONG CELEBRATION Thursday, January 16 at 7:30 p.m.(Zankel Hall)ARTIST ADDITIONS:Samuel Ramey and Frederica von Stade host this celebration of Marilyn Horne’s 80th birthday, with performances by vocalist Barbara Cook, soprano Renée Fleming, soprano Brenda Rae, mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton, mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard, countertenor David Daniels, tenor Piotr Beczala, baritone Lester Lynch, and pianists Martin Katz and Warren Jones. The concert is the culmination of Ms. Horne’s weeklong series of master classes and recitals entitled The Song Continues. AVI AVITALFriday, January 17 at 7:30 p.m.(Weill Recital Hall)ARTIST ADDITIONS AND PROGRAM UPDATE:Harpist Sivan Magen and the Enso String Quartet join mandolin player Avi Avital for his recital. The New York premiere of David Bruce’s Cymbeline for Mandolin and String Quartet replaces Bruce’s One Thousand Nights and Counting. The remainder of the program is unchanged. LANG LANGTuesday, February 4 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)PROGRAM ADDITION:The pianist performs works by Mozart and Chopin. GARRICK OHLSSONSunday, February 9 at 2:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)PROGRAM UPDATE:Beethoven’s Piano Sonata No. 30 in E Major, Op. 109 replaces Beethoven’s Sonata No. 15 in D Major, Op. 28, "Pastoral" on the pianist’s recital. BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRAWednesday, February 12 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)ARTIST UPDATE:Mezzo-soprano Susan Graham joins the Boston Symphony Orchestra conducted by Bernard Haitink for Ravel’s Shéhérazade, which has been added to the program. GERALD FINLEY / JULIUS DRAKEThursday, February 13 at 7:30 p.m.(Zankel Hall)PROGRAM ADDITION:Baritone Gerald Finley and pianist Julius Drake perform Schubert’s Winterreise, D. 911. MICHAEL FEINSTEIN Friday, February 14 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)ARTIST ADDITION:Vocalist Christine Ebersole joins Michael Feinstein for a program to be announced with additional guest artists. ST. PETERSBURG PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRASaturday, February 15 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)ARTIST UPDATE:Violinist Julia Fischer replaces violinist Vilde Frang in the St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra’s performance of Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 63 conducted by Yuri Temirkanov. AMERICAN COMPOSERS ORCHESTRAThursday, February 20 at 7:30 p.m.(Zankel Hall)ARTIST AND PROGRAM UPDATE:Pianist Margaret Kampmeier replaces Eric Huebner in the American Composers Orchestra concert led by Music Director George Manahan. The New York premiere of Ted Hearne’s Ripple has been added to the program. GLENN KOTCHE & VICTOIRESaturday, February 22 at 6:00 p.m.(Zankel Hall)ARTIST UPDATE:Sopranos Mellissa Hughes and Martha Cluver, and mezzo-soprano Virginia Warnken join percussionist Glenn Kotche and Victoire for the world premiere of Missy Mazzolli’s new work, commissioned by Carnegie Hall. VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Tuesday, February 25 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)ARTIST UPDATE:Bass Günther Groissböck replaces Matti Salminen in the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra’s performance of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 led by conductor Franz Welser-Möst. VIENNA STATE OPERAFriday, February 28 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)ARTIST UPDATE: Cast additions to the Vienna State Opera’s concert performance of Berg’s Wozzeck conducted by Daniele Gatti include Monika Bohinec as Margaret, Herwig Pecoraro as the Captain, Andreas Hörl as the First Apprentice, Clemens Unterreiner as the Second Apprentice, Peter Jelosits as the Madman, and Franz Gruber as the soldier. They join previously announced artists Matthias Goerne as Wozzeck, Evelyn Herlitzius as Marie, Herbert Lippert as the Drum Major, Norbert Ernst as Andres, and Wolfgang Bankl as the Doctor. VIENNA STATE OPERA Saturday, March 1 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)ARTIST UPDATE:Jane Henschel replaces Elisabeth Kulman in the role of Herodias in the Vienna State Opera’s concert of Strauss’s Salome conducted by Andris Nelsons. The performance also features Gun-Brit Barkmin in the role of Salome, Falk Struckmann as Jochanaan, and Gerhard Siegel as Herodes. Cast additions include Carlos Osuna as Narraboth and Ulrike Helzel as the Page, as well as Norbert Ernst, Michael Roider, James Kryshak, Thomas Ebenstein, and Walter Fink as the Jews; Adam Plachetka and Marcus Pelz as the Nazarenes; Dan Paul Dumitrescu and Il Hong as the Soldiers; Jens Musger as a Cappadocian; and Gerhard Reiterer as the Slave. MATTHIAS GOERNE / CHRISTOPH ESCHENBACHWednesday, March 5 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)DATE CHANGE:Baritone Matthias Goerne’s recital with pianist Christoph Eschenbach will now be on Wednesday, March 5 at 8:00 p.m. instead of the previously announced March 3. ENSEMBLE ACJWTuesday, March 11 at 8:00 p.m.(Paul Hall, The Juilliard School)PROGRAM ADDITION: The group performs works by Berg, Schoenberg, and Beethoven. NATALIE DESSAY / PHILIPPE CASSARDWednesday, March 12 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)PROGRAM UPDATE:Duparc’s “Extase” and works by Fauré have been added to soprano Natalie Dessay’s New York recital debut with pianist Phillipe Cassard. Debussy’s "Coquetterie posthume" and “Regret,” and works by Pfitzner, Chausson, and Chabrier have been removed from the program. The rest of the program is unchanged. ELLINGTON'S SACRED MUSICSunday, March 23 at 3:00 p.m. (Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)ARTIST ADDITION:Bass-baritone and narrator Norm Lewis, trumpeter Sean Jones, and tap dancer Jared Grimes join the Jazz at Lincoln Center Youth Orchestra and selected high school choral groups led by Music Director David Berger in Ellington’s Sacred Music, featuring selections from Duke Ellington’s sacred concerts. This concert is the culmination of a year-long creative learning project presented by Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute. ENSEMBLE ACJWWednesday, March 26 at 7:30 p.m.(Weill Recital Hall)PROGRAM UPDATE:The group performs works by Ives, Copland, John Adams, and David Lang. KRONOS QUARTET AND FRIENDSFriday, March 28 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)ARTIST AND PROGRAM UPDATE:Pipa player Wu Man, the Pannonia Quartet, the Face the Music Quartet, and the Brooklyn Youth Chorus join Kronos Quartet for its 40th Anniversary Celebration. The program includes the world premiere of Terry Riley’s new work commissioned by Carnegie Hall, and the world premiere of a new work by Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen. Also on the program is the New York premiere of Philip Glass’s Orion: China +, and Aleksandra Vrebalov’s Bubbles, plus works by Laurie Anderson and others to be announced. KHATIA BUNIATISHVILIMonday, April 7 at 7:30 p.m.(Weill Recital Hall) PROGRAM UPDATE:Ravel’s La valse and Chopin’s Piano Sonata No. 2 in B-flat Minor, Op. 35 have been added to pianist Khatia Buniatishvili’s solo recital, replacing Liszt’s Mephisto Waltz No. 1, and three scherzos by Chopin. The rest of the program is unchanged. AKADEMIE FÜR ALTE MUSIK BERLINTuesday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m.(Zankel Hall)PROGRAM UPDATE: Johann Sebastian Bach’s Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C Major, BWV 1066 replaces Bach’s Sinfonia in F Major. MITSUKO UCHIDA Wednesday, April 9 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)PROGRAM UPDATE:Schubert’s Piano Sonata in G Major, D. 894 replaces Schubert’s Sonata in C Major, D. 840, "Reliquie" for Mitsuko Uchida’s recital. The previously announced work, Beethoven’s Thirty-Three Variations on a Waltz by Diabelli, Op. 120, remains on the program. COLLECTED STORIES: LOVE/LOSSThursday, April 24 at 6:00 p.m.(Zankel Hall)ARTIST UPDATE:The Uncluded, formed by Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson, joins previously announced artists Signal, vocalist Iarla Ó Lionáird, banjo-player and vocalist Sam Amidon, violist Nadia Sirota, and electronics-player Nico Muhly in this program, part of composer David Lang’s curated series collected stories. RICHARD GOODEThursday, May 1 at 8:00 p.m.(Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage)PROGRAM ADDITION:The pianist performs works by Janácek, Schumann, and Debussy. ENSEMBLE ACJWWednesday, May 28 at 8:00 p.m.(Paul Hall, The Juilliard School)PROGRAM ADDITION:The group performs works by Bartók, Hindemith, and Brahms. Bank of America is the Proud Season Sponsor of Carnegie Hall.
ENSEMBLE ACJWWednesday, May 28 at 8:00 p.m.(Paul Hall, The Juilliard School)PROGRAM ADDITION:The group performs works by Bartók, Hindemith, and Brahms.
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