New York Philharmonic

WRTI Spotlight
8:31 pm
Fri August 31, 2012

The NY Philharmonic: The Artistry of Magnus Lindberg, Sept. 2 on Encore!

Composer Magnus Lindberg

Finnish composer Magnus Lindberg is the Philharmonic's composer-in-residence, at the invitation of Music Director Alan Gilbert.  Lindberg's music opened the 2009-10 season of the Philharmonic, Gilbert's first concert as music director.  This Sunday, it's an all-Lindberg program, with the opening work, Expo, as the first item on the program.  We'll also hear the world-premiere performance of his Piano Concerto No. 2, with Pianist Yefim Bronfman as soloist. Sunday, September 2nd, 3 to 5 pm.

WRTI Spotlight
3:26 pm
Fri August 24, 2012

NY Philharmonic at the Vail Valley Music Festival: August 26, 3 pm on Encore!

Pianist Yefim Bronfman

Music Director Alan Gilbert conducts the NY Philharmonic in concert performances of two works from their summer home in Colorado: the Sinfonia Espansiva, Carl Nielsen's Symphony No. 3 for large orchestra with a wordless soprano and baritone obbligato, and the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 2, one of the cornerstones of the repertoire.  Yefim Bronfman joins the orchestra for the Brahms. Sunday, August 26th  3 to 5 pm.

WRTI Spotlight
2:39 pm
Fri August 17, 2012

New York Philharmonic in Colorado: August 19th, 3 pm on Encore!

Pianist Benjamin Grosvenor

Join us as the New York Philharmonic takes us away to Vail, Colorado for a performance from the Philharmonic's summer home - the Vail Valley Music Festival.  Andrey Boreyko is on the podium, with pianist Benjamin Grosvenor for a program that includes the Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto No. 2, and the heroic Symphony No. 1 of Johannes Brahms. Sunday, August 19th, 3 to 5 pm.

The complete program is here

WRTI Spotlight
7:57 am
Sun August 5, 2012

The NY Philharmonic Presents A Tchaikovsky Festival: August 5th on ENCORE!

Pianist Simon Trpceski

Bramwell Tovey conducts the New York Philharmonic in an all-Tchaikovsky program - perfect summertime listening!  They're joined by pianist Simon Trpčeski in a performance of the infrequently heard Piano Concerto No. 2.  Selections from Act IV of Swan Lake, and the ever-popular 1812 Overture round out the program. Sunday, August 5th, 3 to 5 pm.

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WRTI Spotlight
6:25 pm
Sat July 21, 2012

Mozart, Emanuel Ax, the NY Philharmonic: July 22 at 3 pm on ENCORE!

Pianist Emanuel Ax

Join us on Sunday, July 22, 3 to 5 pm as Music Director Alan Gilbert, pianist Emanuel Ax, and the New York Choral Artists present the final program of the New York Philharmonic's season in Avery Fisher Hall.  The concert, recorded last month, is an all-Mozart program featuring the Piano Concerto No. 22, and the Great Mass in c minor. 

Program details

WRTI Spotlight
10:25 am
Sun July 15, 2012

NY Philharmonic's All-American Celebration: July 15 at 3 pm on Encore!

Bramwell Tovey conducts the New York Philharmonic in a Star-Spangled Spectacular this Sunday form 3 to 5 pm.

Joined by the U.S. Marine Drum and Bugle Corps, under Major Brian Dix, you'll hear a salute to Broadway, with music from Kiss Me, Kate, South Pacific, and My Fair Lady, Gershwin's Porgy and Bess, and works by Sousa, of course!

Details here

WRTI Spotlight
12:35 pm
Thu June 28, 2012

The New York Philharmonic: Sunday July 1st at 3 pm on ENCORE!

Alan Gilbert is the music director of the New York Philharmonic.

Conductors Jeffrey Kahane and Alan Gilbert present a rich program including the works of J.S. Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Vivaldi, Debussy, and Ravel.

Soloists:

Jeffrey Kahane - Harpsichord and Piano

Sheryl Staples, violin

Liang Wang, oboe

Michelle Kim, violin

Marc Ginsburg, violin

Lisa Kim, violin

 

Program:

Concert for Violin and Oboe - J.S. Bach

Symphony No. 33 - Mozart

Piano Concerto No. 1 - Beethoven

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WRTI Spotlight
10:11 am
Sun June 17, 2012

The New York Philharmonic: Yo-Yo Ma, Beethoven's 9th, and Dvorak's Cello Concerto on ENCORE!

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma

Join us on Sunday, June 17th from 3 to 5 pm for a special broadcast featuring Kurt Masur on the podium.

Program:

Dvořák: Cello Concerto  
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9  

Artists:

Kurt Masur, Conductor        
Yo-Yo Ma, Cello    
Sylvia McNair, Soprano            
Florence Quivar, Mezzo-Soprano            
Stuart Neill, Tenor        
René Pape, Bass

ENCORE!
3:58 am
Sun May 20, 2012

New York Philharmonic with Pianist Yuja Wang on ENCORE!

Please join us on Sunday, May 20th, from 3 to 5 pm, to hear works by Mahler and Prokofiev with pianist Yuja Wang (soloist) and Jaap van Zweden on the podium.

PROGRAM:
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3
Mahler: Symphony No. 1

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Sunday Afternoon Concert
9:01 am
Fri April 13, 2012

New York Philharmonic: Gil Shaham, Beethoven, and Hartman

On Sunday, April 15th from 3 to 5 pm tune in to hear works by Beethoven and Hartman, with violinist Gil Shaham (soloist) and conductor David Zinman on the podium.

 

 

PROGRAM:

Beethoven: Symphony No. 1
Hartmann: Concerto funèbre for Solo Violin and String Orchestra
Beethoven: Symphony No. 3, "Eroica"

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