Carnegie Hall Presents

Perspectives: Renée Fleming

Superstar soprano Renée Fleming brings the full breadth of her artistic curiosity to Carnegie Hall's Perspectives residency. Buy all four concerts and save 20% off the price of single tickets.

 

Series Events

Sunday, January 27, 2013 | 8 PM
Renée Fleming
Susan Graham
Bradley Moore
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Renée Fleming, Soprano
  • Susan Graham, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Bradley Moore, Piano

Program

  • SAINT-SAËNS "Pastorale"
  • SAINT-SAËNS "Viens! une flûte invisible"
  • SAINT-SAËNS "El desdichado"
  • FAURÉ "Puisqu’ici bas," Op. 10, No. 1
  • FAURÉ "Pleurs d’or," Op. 72
  • FAURÉ Pavane in F-sharp Minor, Op. 50
  • FAURÉ "Tarentelle," Op. 10, No. 2
  • DEBUSSY "Clair de lune"
  • DEBUSSY "Mandoline"
  • DEBUSSY "Beau soir"
  • DELIBES "Les filles de Cadix"
  • HAHN "Le rossignol des lilas"
  • HAHN "Infidélité"
  • HAHN "Fêtes galantes"
  • HAHN "Le printemps"
  • BERLIOZ "La mort d'Ophélie," Op. 18, No. 2
  • ANDRÉ MESSAGER "Blanche-marie et Marie-Blanche" from Les P'tites Michu
  • OFFENBACH Barcarolle from Les contes d’Hoffmann
  • DELIBES "Duo des fleurs" from Lakmé

  • Encores:
  • MOZART "Ah guarda sorella" from Così fan tutte
  • GUGLIELMI "La Vie en rose"
  • CANTELOUBE "Malurous qu'o uno fenno" from Songs of the Auvergne
  • HUMPERDINCK "Prayer" from Hansel and Gretel
Debussy's Beau Soir
Renée Fleming, Soprano | Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Piano
Decca
Berlioz's "La mort d'Ophélie," Op. 18, No. 2
Susan Graham, Mezzo-Soprano | Malcom Martineau, Piano
Onyx
Thursday, March 14, 2013 | 7 PM
A Streetcar Named Desire
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Renée Fleming, Soprano (Blanche DuBois)
  • Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Baritone (Stanley Kowalski)
  • Susanna Phillips, Soprano (Stella Kowalski)
  • Anthony Dean Griffey, Tenor (Harold Mitchell, "Mitch")
  • Victoria Livengood, Mezzo-Soprano (Eunice Hubbell)
  • Dominic Armstrong, Tenor (Steve Hubbell)
  • Andrew Bidlack, Tenor (A Young Collector)
  • Georga Osborne (Nurse)
  • Bill Nabel (Doctor)
  • Brad Heikes, Brendan Irving, Kevin Reed, Patrick Stoffer, Brett Zubler (Men of New Orleans)
  • Orchestra of St. Luke's
    Patrick Summers, Conductor
  • Brad Dalton, Director
  • Alan Adelman, Lighting Designer
  • Johann Stegmeir, Costume Designer

Program

  • ANDRÉ PREVIN A Streetcar Named Desire (semi-staged performance) (NY Premiere)

André Previn's A Streetcar Named Desire ("I Can Smell the Sea Air")
San Francisco Opera Orchestra | André Previn, Conductor | Renée Fleming, Soprano
Deutsche Grammophon
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
Saturday, May 4, 2013 | 7:30 PM
Vienna: Window to Modernity
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Renée Fleming, Soprano and Host
  • Jeremy Denk, Piano
  • Emerson String Quartet
    ·· Eugene Drucker, Violin
    ·· Philip Setzer, Violin
    ·· Lawrence Dutton, Viola
    ·· David Finckel, Cello
  • Paul Neubauer, Viola
  • Colin Carr, Cello

Program

  • R. STRAUSS Drei Lieder der Ophelia, Op. 67
  • BRAHMS Ophelia Lieder
  • SCHOENBERG Verklärte Nacht
  • WAGNER from Wesendonck Lieder, Op. 91
    (arr. Rudolf Leopold)
    ·· "Im Treibhaus"
    ·· "Träume"
  • BRAHMS Intermezzo in A Minor, Op. 118, No. 1
  • BRAHMS Intermezzo in A Major, Op. 118, No. 2
  • WEIGL from Five Songs for Soprano and String Quartet
    ·· "Trost"
    ·· "Regenlied"
  • WELLESZ "Mir scheint, das Angesicht der Welt verging," Op. 52, No. 5 from Sonnette der Elisabeth Barrett-Browning
  • WEBERN Drei Stücke, 1913
  • ZEISL “Der Mond steht da” from Mondbilder
  • ZEISL "Komm süsser Tod"
  • ZEISL "Gigerlette"
  • SCHOENBERG from Cabaret Songs
    ·· "Galathea"
    ·· "Gigerlette"

  • Encores:
  • TAUBER "I'm in love with Vienna"
  • R. STRAUSS "Morgen," Op. 27, No. 4
  • KORNGOLD "Frag mich oft" from Walzer aus Wien (after Johann Strauss II)
Korngold's Die tote Stadt, Act 1, Glück, das mir verblieb (Mariettalied)
English Chamber Orchestra | Jeffrey Tate, Conductor | Renée Fleming, Soprano
Decca