• Thursday, Apr 5, 2012

    Artist Update: World Orchestra for Peace Performance on October 19, 2012

    Program Information
    Friday, October 19 at 8:00 p.m.
    Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

    Valery Gergiev, Conductor
    Lady Solti, Presenter
    Soloists to include:
    René Pape, Bass
    Alumni of the Solti Accademia and Solti Foundation US


    Program to include:
    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
    RICHARD STRAUSS Don Juan, Op. 20
    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART and GIUSEPPE VERDI Selected Opera Arias and Ensembles
    GUSTAV MAHLER Adagietto from Symphony No. 5 in C-sharp Minor
    BÉLA BARTÓK Concerto for Orchestra

    Presented by Carnegie Hall in partnership with World Orchestra for Peace.

    This concert has been made possible by a generous gift from Yoko Nagae Ceschina.
    Carnegie Hall today announced an artist update for its upcoming performance by the World Orchestra for Peace, scheduled for Friday, October 19 at 8:00 p.m. Soprano Dame Kiri Te Kanawa will unfortunately be unable to perform as previously announced due to a scheduling issue.

    The remaining details for this program remain unchanged with Maestro Valery Gergiev leading the orchestra in its first New York performance, paying tribute to late conductor Sir Georg Solti in the 100th anniversary year of his birth. Mr. Gergiev and the orchestra will be joined by bass René Pape and alumni musicians of the Solti Accademia and Solti Foundation US for a program to include works by Mozart, Verdi, Mahler, Bartók, and Richard Strauss. Lady Solti appears as presenter.

    For information about this performance, the public may contact CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800.

    Bank of America is the Proud Season Sponsor of Carnegie Hall.
    Ticket Information
    Subscriptions for Carnegie Hall’s 2012-2013 season are currently on sale. Single tickets for this and all other Carnegie Hall presentations go on sale on August 27, 2012. Tickets are available at the Carnegie Hall Box Office, 154 West 57th Street, or can be charged to major credit cards by calling CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800 or by visiting the Carnegie Hall website, carnegiehall.org.
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