History and Rose Archives
Since it opened in 1891, Carnegie Hall has set the international standard for musical excellence as the aspirational destination for the world’s finest artists. From Tchaikovsky, Dvořák, Mahler, and Bartók to George Gershwin, Billie Holiday, Benny Goodman, Judy Garland, and The Beatles, an honor roll of music-making artists representing the finest of every genre has filled Carnegie Hall throughout the years.Download Carnegie Hall Then and Now (PDF)
Violinist, cultural ambassador, social advocate, and civic leader Isaac Stern left an indelible mark on the world's musical and cultural landscape. Learn about his achievements through this website dedicated to his legacy.
Andrew Carnegie changed America’s standing in the world—industrially, culturally, and philanthropically. Discover the details of his life and legacy in this virtual exhibit, originally on view in the Rose Museum.
Photo of Isaac Stern, 1991, by Steve J. Sherman.