Carnegie Hall Presents

Concertos Plus

The most admired instrumentalists of our time interpret the Romantic repertoire in programs that showcase their virtuosic techniques and signature styles. Violinist Hilary Hahn with the Minnesota Orchestra, pianist Denis Kozhukhin with the St. Petersburg Philharmonic, and pianist Emanuel Ax with the Munich Philharmonic bring fresh insights to beloved works by Sibelius, Tchaikovsky, and Strauss, respectively.

Series Events

Saturday, November 2, 2013 | 7:30 PM
Cancelled: Minnesota Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Minnesota Orchestra
    Osmo Vänskä, Music Director and Conductor
  • Hilary Hahn, Violin

Program

    ALL-SIBELIUS PROGRAM
  • En saga
  • Violin Concerto
  • Symphony No. 1
Sibelius's Violin Concerto (Allegro, ma non tanto )
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra | Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor | Hilary Hahn, Violin
Deutsche Grammophon
Thursday, February 13, 2014 | 8 PM
St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
    Yuri Temirkanov, Artistic Director and Principal Conductor
  • Denis Kozhukhin, Piano

Program

  • RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Excerpts from The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh (arr. Maximilian Steinberg)
  • GIYA KANCHELI ... al Niente
  • TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1

  • Encore:
  • GLUCK Melodie from Orfeo ed Euridice (arr. Sgambati)
Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 (Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso)
St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra | Yuri Temirkanov, Conductor | Denis Matsuev, Piano
RCA Red Seal
Friday, April 11, 2014 | 8 PM
Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
    Valery Gergiev, Music Director Designate and Conductor
  • Emanuel Ax, Piano

Program

  • R. STRAUSS Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30
  • R. STRAUSS Burleske
  • R. STRAUSS Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche

  • Encore:
  • BRAHMS Intermezzo in B-flat Minor, Op. 117, No. 2
R. Strauss's Also sprach Zarathustra
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra | Lorin Maazel, Conductor
Deutsche Grammophon

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