Carnegie Hall Presents

Fabulous Fridays - Students

End your week on a high note with stellar vocalists in performances with some of the world's most illustrious orchestras. Superstars Angela Gheorghiu and René Pape perform a selection of beloved arias with the World Orchestra for Peace, tenor Herbert Lippert sings famed Strauss Lieder with the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, and Renée Fleming joins the New York Philharmonic for the world premiere of a work written for the incomparable soprano.

Series Events

Friday, October 19, 2012 | 8 PM
World Orchestra for Peace
The Solti Centennial Concert
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage


  • World Orchestra for Peace
    Valery Gergiev, Conductor
  • Lady Solti, Presenter
  • Angela Gheorghiu, Soprano
  • René Pape, Bass
  • Alumni of the Solti Accademia
    Tereza Gevorgyan, Matilda Paulsson, Roberto Carlos Gòmez Ortiz, Ross Ramgobin
  • Cristian Macelaru, Conductor (Solti Foundation US Conductor Award Laureate)


  • MOZART Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
  • R. STRAUSS Don Juan
  • MOZART "In diesen heil'gen Hallen" from Die Zauberflöte
  • VERDI "Addio del passato" from La traviata
  • MOZART "Là ci darem la mano" from Don Giovanni
  • VERDI "Bella figlia dell'amore" from Rigoletto
  • MAHLER Adagietto from Symphony No. 5 in C-sharp Minor
  • BARTÓK Concerto for Orchestra
R. Strauss's Don Juan
Chicago Symphony Orchestra | Fritz Reiner, Conductor
Friday, March 1, 2013 | 8 PM
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage


  • Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
    Franz Welser-Möst, Conductor
  • Herbert Lippert, Tenor


  • SUPPÉ Poet and Peasant Overture
  • R. STRAUSS "Ich liebe dich," Op. 37, No. 2
  • R. STRAUSS "Liebeshymnus," Op. 32, No. 3
  • R. STRAUSS "Verführung," Op. 33, No. 1
  • R. STRAUSS "Winterliebe," Op. 48, No. 5

  • Encore:
  • R. STRAUSS "Freundliche Vision," Op. 48, No. 1
  • DVORÁK Symphony No. 7

  • Encores:
  • DVORÁK Slavonic Dance in E Minor, Op. 72, No. 2
  • JOSEF STRAUSS "Galoppin": Polka- schnell, Op. 237
Dvořák's Symphony No. 7 (Scherzo vivace)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra | Lorin Maazel, Conductor
Deutsche Grammophon
Friday, April 26, 2013 | 8 PM
New York Philharmonic
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage


  • New York Philharmonic
    Alan Gilbert, Music Director and Conductor
  • Renée Fleming, Soprano


  • RESPIGHI Fontane di Roma
  • ANDERS HILLBORG The Strand Settings (World Premiere, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall and the New York Philharmonic)
  • MUSSORGSKY Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Ravel)
Respighi's Fontane di Roma, La Fontana di Trevi al meriggio
Berliner Philharmoniker | Herbert Von Karajan, Conductor
Deutsche Grammophon

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