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Wednesday, October 2, 2013 | 7 PM
Cancelled: Carnegie Hall's Opening Night Gala
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • The Philadelphia Orchestra
    Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Music Director and Conductor
  • Joshua Bell, Violin
  • Esperanza Spalding, Vocals and Double Bass

Program

  • TCHAIKOVSKY Slavonic March, Op. 31
  • SAINT-SAËNS Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 28
  • RAVEL Tzigane
  • SAINT-SAËNS Bacchanale from Samson et Dalila
  • ESPERANZA SPALDING Apple Blossom (arr. Gil Goldstein, commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
  • LEONARDO GENOVESE Chacarera (arr. Gil Goldstein, commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
  • TIOMKIN Wild is the Wind (arr. Gil Goldstein, commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
  • RAVEL Boléro
Saint Saëns's Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso, Op. 28
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra | Andrew Litton, Conductor | Joshua Bell, Violin
Decca
Friday, October 18, 2013 | 10 PM
The Lone Bellow
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • The Lone Bellow
You Never Need Nobody
The Lone Bellow
2013 Descendant Records
Saturday, November 2, 2013 | 10 PM
Brett Dennen
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Brett Dennen
Wild Child
Brett Dennen
2013 | Smoke And Mirrors
Saturday, December 14, 2013 | 1 PM
Discovery Day: Benjamin Britten
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Paul Kildea, Keynote Speaker
  • John Bridcut, Speaker
  • Joélle Harvey, Soprano
  • Emalie Savoy, Soprano
  • Paul Appleby, Tenor
  • John Brancy, Baritone
  • Natalia Katyukova, Piano

Program

    All-Britten recital to include selections from Hölderlin Fragments, On this Island, Poet’s Echo, Winter Words, Songs and Proverbs of William Blake, Sonnets of Michelangelo, and other works
Britten's Who Are These Children? ("A Riddle, The Earth")
Nicky Spence, Tenor | Malcolm Martineau, Piano
Onyx Classics
Thursday, December 19, 2013 | 8 PM
The New York Pops
Under the Mistletoe with Ashley Brown
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • The New York Pops
    Steven Reineke, Music Director and Conductor
  • Ashley Brown, Guest Artist
  • Essential Voices USA
    Judith Clurman, Music Director and Conductor

Program

  • TRAD. "Deck the Halls (arr. Carmen Dragon)
  • JOHN WILLIAMS "Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas"
  • POLA POLA / WYLE "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year" (arr. James Kessler)
  • BERNARD / SMITH "Winter Wonderland" (arr. Tim Berens)
  • HORNER / JENNINGS "Where are you, Christmas?" (arr. Steven Reineke)
  • CAHN / VAN HEUSEN "The Secret of Christmas"
    ROBERT WENDEL "Little Bolero Boy" (after Katherine K. Davis's "The Little Drummer Boy")
    BEAL / BOOTHE "Jingle Bell Rock" (arr. Steven Reineke)
    PAULUS / A. BERGMAN / M. BERGMAN "Wishes and Candles" (arr. Steven Mercurio)
  • JOHN JACOB NILES "I Wonder As I Wander" (arr. Steven Reineke)
    KENT / GANNON "I'll Be Home for Christmas" (arr. Steven Reineke)
    VARIOUS Holiday Hits Medley (arr. Steven Reineke)
  • VARIOUS "Sing With Us of Christmas" (arr. Bruce Healy)
    GUARALDI / MENDELSON "Christmastime is Here" (arr. Bruce Healy)
    WHATLEY / SCHERMERHORN "Yes, Virginia"
    BUCCHINO "Grateful"
    ADAM / DWIGHT "O Holy Night" (arr. David T. Clydesdale)
    TRAD. Christmas Sing-Along (arr. Steven Reineke)

  • Encore:
  • TRAD. "We Wish You A Merry Christmas" (arr. Bruce Healey)
"We Need a Little Christmas" from Mame
The New York Pops | Skitch Henderson, Conductor
Reader's Digest Music
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 | 7 PM
New York String Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • New York String Orchestra
    Jaime Laredo, Conductor
  • Bella Hristova, Violin

Program

  • MOZART Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
  • MOZART Symphony No. 31, "Paris"
  • MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto
Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op. 64 (Allegro molto appassionato)
Scottish Chamber Orchestra | Jaime Laredo, Conductor and Violin
IMP Classics
Saturday, December 28, 2013 | 8 PM
New York String Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • New York String Orchestra
    Jaime Laredo, Conductor
  • Johannes String Quartet
    ·· Soovin Kim, Violin
    ·· Jessica Lee, Violin
    ·· Choong-Jin Chang, Viola
    ·· Peter Stumpf, Cello
  • Leon Fleisher, Piano

Program

  • ELGAR Introduction and Allegro, Op. 47
  • PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 4
  • TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 6, "Pathétique"
Elgar's Introduction and Allegro, Op. 47
London Symphony Orchestra | Sir Colin Davis, Conductor
LSO Live
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 | 8 PM
Lang Lang
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Lang Lang, Piano

Program

  • MOZART Piano Sonata No. 5 in G Major, K. 283
  • MOZART Piano Sonata No. 4 in E-flat Major, K. 282
  • MOZART Piano Sonata No. 8 in A Minor, K. 310
  • CHOPIN Ballade No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 23
  • CHOPIN Ballade No. 2 in F Major, Op. 38
  • CHOPIN Ballade No. 3 in A-flat Major, Op. 47
  • CHOPIN Ballade No. 4 in F Minor, Op. 52

  • Encores:
  • M. PONCE Intermezzo
  • TRAD. (Chinese) "Spring Festival Overture" (arr. Yibo Yang)
Saturday, March 1, 2014 | 1 PM
Discovery Day: Franz Schubert's Last Years
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Graham Johnson, Keynote Speaker, Music Director, and Pianist
  • Susanna Phillips, Soprano
  • Nicholas Phan, Tenor
  • John Brancy, Baritone
  • Alicia Lee, Clarinet
  • Jasper String Quartet
    ·· J Freivogel, Violin
    ·· Sae Chonabayashi, Violin
    ·· Sam Quintal, Viola
    ·· Rachel Henderson Freivogel, Cello
  • Andrew Janss, Cello
  • Greg McFadden, Actor
  • Michael Siberry, Actor
  • Jennifer Van Dyck, Actor
Schubert's Der Winterabend
Graham Johnson, Piano | Christopher Maltman, Tenor
Wigmore Hall Live
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 | 6 PM
collected stories: hero
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Benjamin Bagby, Storyteller and Medieval Harp
  • Harry Partch Institute Ensemble

Program

  • BENJAMIN BAGBY Scenes from Beowulf
  • PARTCH The Wayward
    ·· "
    Barstow"
    ·· "
    San Francisco"
    ·· "
    The Letter"
    ·· "
    U.S. Highball"
Saturday, April 26, 2014 | 6 PM
collected stories: travel
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Louis Lortie, Piano

Program

  • LISZT Années de pèlerinage (complete)

  • Encore:
  • LISZT "Isoldes Liebestod" from Tristan und Isolde (Wagner)
Liszt's Années de pèlerinage (Troisième année, "Les jeux d'eaux à la Villa d'Este")
Louis Lortie, Piano
Chandos
Sunday, April 27, 2014 | 6 PM
collected stories: (post)folk
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Alarm Will Sound
    Alan Pierson, Artistic Director and Conductor
  • Iarla Ó Lionáird, Voice
  • Jennifer Zetlan, Soprano
  • Kaki King, Guitar

Program

  • KAKI KING Other Education (World Premiere, commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
  • DONNACHA DENNEHY Grá agus Bás
  • KATE MOORE The Art of Levitation (World Premiere, commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
  • RICHARD AYRES No. 42 In the Alps (US Premiere)
Donnacha Dennehy's Grá agus Bás
Crash Ensemble | Alan Pierson, Conductor | Iarla Ó Lionáird, Voice
Nonesuch
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