Carnegie Hall Presents

Carnegie Classics

Superb soloists and the finest orchestras come together in a range of fascinating repertoire. Pianist Leif Ove Andsnes conducts the Mahler Chamber Orchestra from the keyboard in an all-Beethoven program; while violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter is the soloist in Berg's impassioned Violin Concerto and Norbert Moret's rapturous En rêve, with Michael Tilson Thomas conducting the New World Symphony in a program that also includes music by Schubert and Debussy. There's also thrilling Russian music performed by pianist Jean-Efflam Bavouzet and the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by the exciting Vladimir Jurowski.

Series Events

Thursday, October 16, 2014 | 8 PM
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage


  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
    Vladimir Jurowski, Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor
  • Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, Piano


  • RACHMANINOFF Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
  • SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 8

  • Encore:
  • DEBUSSY "Feux d'artifice" from Préludes, Book II
Schostakovich's Symphony No. 8 (Allegretto)
London Philharmonic Orchestra | Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, Conductor
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 | 8 PM
Mahler Chamber Orchestra
Leif Ove Andsnes
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage


  • Mahler Chamber Orchestra
  • Leif Ove Andsnes, Leader and Piano


  • Piano Concerto No. 1
  • Piano Concerto No. 5, "Emperor"
Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1 (Rondo - Allegro)
Leif Ove Andsnes, Piano | Mahler Chamber Orchestra
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 | 8 PM
New World Symphony
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage


  • New World Symphony
    America’s Orchestral Academy
    Michael Tilson Thomas, Artistic Director and Conductor
  • Anne-Sophie Mutter, Violin


  • SCHUBERT Incidental Music from Rosamunde
  • BERG Violin Concerto
  • MORET En rêve (NY Premiere)
  • DEBUSSY La mer
Debussy's La mer (Jeux de vagues)
London Symphony Orchestra | Michael Tilson Thomas, Conductor

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