Carnegie Hall Presents

Concertos Plus

The leading instrumentalists of our time interpret the classical repertoire in traditional and unique programs that showcase their virtuosic techniques and signature styles. Leonidas Kavakos with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Yuja Wang with the San Francisco Symphony, and Garrick Ohlsson with the Boston Symphony Orchestra bring to light quintessential works by Bartók, Beethoven, and Rachmaninoff.

Series Events

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 | 8 PM
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
    Mariss Jansons, Chief Conductor
  • Leonidas Kavakos, Violin

Program

  • BARTÓK Violin Concerto No. 2
  • MAHLER Symphony No. 1

  • Encore:
  • YSAŸE Allemanda from Sonata in E Minor, Op. 27, No. 4 "Fritz Kreisler"
Mahler's Symphony No. 1 (Stürmisch bewegt)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra | Mariss Jansons, Chief Conductor
RCO Live
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 | 8 PM
Cancelled: San Francisco Symphony
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • San Francisco Symphony
    Michael Tilson Thomas, Music Director and Conductor
  • Yuja Wang, Piano
  • Samuel Carl Adams, Electronics

Program

  • SAMUEL CARL ADAMS Drift and Providence (NY Premiere)
  • BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4
  • BRAHMS Symphony No. 1
Brahms's Symphony No. 1 (Un poco Allegretto e grazioso)
New York Philharmonic | Leonard Bernstein, Conductor
Sony
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 | 8 PM
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
    Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, Conductor
  • Garrick Ohlsson, Piano

Program

  • HINDEMITH Concert Music for Strings and Brass, Op. 50
  • RACHMANINOFF Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
  • BARTÓK Concerto for Orchestra
Bartók's The Miraculous Mandarin (Pantomime in one act)
Boston Symphony Orchestra | Seiji Ozawa, Conductor
Newton Classics

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