Carnegie Hall Presents

Concertos Plus

A double shot of Bartók by Perspectives artist András Schiff with the Budapest Festival Orchestra and its charismatic conductor Iván Fischer leads off this series, followed by two other Carnegie Hall favorites—Emanuel Ax performing Beethoven’s “Emperor” concerto and Itzhak Perlman, Mozart.

Series Events

Friday, October 28, 2011 | 7:30 PM
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage


  • Budapest Festival Orchestra
    Iván Fischer, Music Director and Conductor
  • András Schiff, Piano


  • SCHUBERT Overture to Die Zauberharfe
  • BARTÓK Piano Concerto No. 1
  • BARTÓK Piano Concerto No. 3
  • SCHUBERT Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major
Bartók Piano Concerto No. 3 (Allegretto)
Budapest Festival Orchestra; Ivá Fischer, Conductor; András Schiff, Piano
Warner Classics International
Thursday, December 8, 2011 | 8 PM
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage


  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
    Vladimir Jurowski, Principal Conductor
  • Emanuel Ax, Piano


  • BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, "Emperor"
  • TCHAIKOVSKY Manfred Symphony, Op. 58

  • Encores:
  • SCHUBERT Impromptu in A-flat Major, D. 935, No. 2
  • TCHAIKOVSKY Pas de deux from Act II from The Nutcracker
Tchaikovsky Manfred Symphony (Allegro con fuoco)
London Philharmonic Orchestra; Vladimir Jurowski, Conductor
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 | 8 PM
European Union Youth Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage


  • European Union Youth Orchestra
    Vladimir Ashkenazy, Music Director and Conductor
  • Itzhak Perlman, Violin


  • COPLAND An Outdoor Overture
  • MOZART Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major, K. 216
  • R. STRAUSS Eine Alpensinfonie

  • Encore:
  • BERNSTEIN "America" from West Side Story (arr. Eric Crees)

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