Carnegie Hall Live! on WUOT

Monday from 8-10 p.m.

Featuring some of the world’s best performers and ensembles in a wide range of styles, from early music to solo recitals to orchestral performances.This season, each program will be co-hosted by luminaries from the arts world. Joining series host Jeff Spurgeon will be Soprano Deborah Voigt with the Berliner Philharmoniker, Emmy Award-winning actor David Hyde Pierce co-hosting the Trifonov piano recital, New York Philharmonic Music Director Alan Gilbert with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra, and more.  Produced by WQXR and Carnegie Hall.

MAY 2016

2  Performer/Enssemble: The Philadelphia Orchestra
Conductor: Yannick Nézet-Séguin
Soloist: Jan Lisiecki, piano
J. STRAUSS JR.: "Tales from the Vienna Woods" Waltz, Op. 325
BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 4
BEETHOVEN: String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 95, "Serioso" (arr. Mahler)
HK GRUBER: Charivar

9 Program information not available

16  Performer/ensemble: Budapest Festival Orchestra
Conductor: Iván Fischer
Soloist: Marc-André Hamelin, piano
WEBER: Overture to Der Freischütz
LISZT: Piano Concerto No. 1
PROKOFIEV: Symphony No. 5

23  Performer/Ensemble: Christian Tetzlaff, violin; Tanja Tetzlaff, cello; Lars Vogt, piano
SCHUMANN: Piano Trio No. 2 in F Major, Op. 80
DVOŘÁK: Piano Trio in E Minor, Op. 90, "Dumky"
BRAHMS: Piano Trio No. 2 in C Major, Op. 87

30  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
WAGNER: Overture to Der fliegende Holländer
MUSSORGSKY: Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Ravel)


APRIL 2016

4    Performer/Ensemble: New York Philharmonic
Conductor: Alan Gilbert
Soloist: Evgeny Kissin, piano
Guest Host: Christine Goerke
LINDBERG: Vivo (World Premiere, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
TCHAIKOVSKY: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat Minor, Op. 23
RAVEL: Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2
TCHAIKOVSKY: Méditation, Op. 72, No. 5 (encore)

11   Performer/Ensemble: Boston Symphony Orchestra;Tanglewood Festival Chorus
Conductor: Andris Nelsons
Soloist: Nadezhda Serdyuk, Mezzo-Soprano
Guest Host: Susan Graham
PROKOFIEV: Alexander Nevsky, Op. 78
RACHMANINOFF: Symphonic Dances, Op. 45

18   Performer/Ensemble: St. Lawrence String Quartet
(Geoff Nuttall, violin; Owen Dalby, violin; Lesley Robertson, viola; Christopher Costanza, cello)
Guest Host: John Schaefer
HAYDN: String Quartet in F Minor, Op. 20, No. 5
ADAMS: String Quartet No. 2 (NY Premiere, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
BEETHOVEN: String Quartet in C-sharp Minor, Op. 131
HAYDN: Poco Adagio from String Quartet in G Minor, Op. 20, No. 3 (encore)

25   Performer/Ensemble: Bach Collegium Japan
Conductor: Masaaki Suzuki (Conductor and Harpsichord)
Soloist: Joanne Lunn, Soprano
Guest ost: John Hockenberry
BACH: "Brandenburg" Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047
VIVALDI: Concerto in C Major for Recorder, Strings, and Continuo, RV 443
HANDEL: Gloria in B-flat Major
BACH: Flute Sonata in E Minor, BWV 1034
VIVALDI: Concerto in C Major for Oboe, Strings, and Continuo, RV 450
BACH: Cantata No. 51: "Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen!"
BACH: Cantata No. 199: "Wie freudig ist mein Herz" (encore)