Carnegie Hall Presents

Orchestral Thursdays

Start your weekend early with this series of concerts that features  The   Philadelphia Orchestra West-Eastern Divan Orchestra , and the  Orchestra of St. Luke's  in performances of such masterworks as Shostakovich's compelling Fifth Symphony, Bach's  St. Matthew Passion , and Beethoven's "Eroica" Symphony.

Series Events

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, January 31, 2013 | 8 PM
West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
  • Daniel Barenboim, Music Director and Conductor

Program

    ALL-BEETHOVEN PROGRAM
  • Symphony No. 4
  • Symphony No. 3, "Eroica"
Beethoven's Symphony No. 3, "Eroica" (Finale. Allegro molto)
Staatskapelle Berlin | Daniel Barenboim, Conductor
Teldec Classics
Thursday, March 28, 2013 | 8 PM
Orchestra of St. Luke's
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Orchestra of St. Luke's
    Iván Fischer, Conductor
  • Dominique Labelle, Soprano
  • Barbara Kozelj, Mezzo-Soprano
  • John Tessier, Tenor
  • Hanno Müller-Brachmann, Bass-Baritone
  • Musica Sacra
    Kent Tritle, Music Director

Program

  • BACH St. Matthew Passion
Bach's St. Matthew Passion ("Herzliebster Jesu, was hast du verbroche")
Munich Bach Orchestra | Karl Richter, Conductor | Munich Bach Choir
Deutsche Grammophon

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