Carnegie Hall Presents

Great American Orchestras I

Young masters join legendary maestro Riccardo Muti in a series that delves into the vast canon of symphonic works. These astonishing evenings of music feature influential works by Mahler, Mussorgsky, and Dvořák, paired with premieres of new commissions that include Osvaldo Golijov's highly anticipated Violin Concerto and a new work by Anders Hillborg written for the incomparable soprano Renée Fleming

Series Events

Friday, October 5, 2012 | 8 PM
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra
    Riccardo Muti, Music Director and Conductor

Program

  • DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 5
  • MARTUCCI Notturno
  • RESPIGHI Feste romane
Respighi's Feste romane, La Befana
Philadelphia Orchestra | Riccardo Muti, Conductor
EMI
Thursday, January 17, 2013 | 8 PM
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • The Philadelphia Orchestra
    Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Music Director
  • Leonidas Kavakos, Violin

Program

  • RAVEL La valse
  • SZYMANOWSKI Violin Concerto No. 2, Op. 61
  • SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5
Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 47, 2. Allegretto (Scherzo)
Philadelphia Orchestra | Eugene Ormandy, Conductor
Sony Classical
Thursday, April 4, 2013 | 8 PM
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Boston Symphony Orchestra
    Daniele Gatti, Conductor
  • Anne Sofie von Otter, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Women of the Tanglewood Festival Chorus
    John Oliver, Conductor
  • Boys of the PALS Children’s Chorus
    Andy Icochea Icochea, Conductor

Program

  • MAHLER Symphony No. 3
Mahler's Symphony No.3 In D Minor, 5. Lustig Im Tempo Und Keck Im Ausdruck, ''Bimm Bamm. Es Sungen Drei Engel''
Boston Symphony Orchestra | Seiji Ozawa, Conductor
Tanglewood
Friday, April 26, 2013 | 8 PM
New York Philharmonic
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

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

Program

  • 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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