December 9, 2016

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Features: Classical Music Features

Rising Action
01 Jan 2016
Olivier Messiaen’s From The Canyons To The Stars… takes Audiences from the depths of the earth to celestial heights.

It Was A Very Good Year
30 Dec 2015
As Lincoln Center and The New York Philharmonic celebrate Frank Sinatra’s centennial, on December 3, we revisit 1943, when “The Voice” was on the ascendant and performed with this orchestra.

Portrait of a Conducting Debut
29 Dec 2015 -- Jane Glover has followed her passion for music and learning all the way to her first New York Philharmonic performances, leading Messiah this month.

Professional Listener
24 Nov 2015 -- Michael Hartman is one of the people in the seats who help to make the orchestra great. “This orchestra has always had a personality that’s unique.”

Perspectives: Sir Simon Rattle
15 Nov 2015 -- One of the greatest conductors of all time, Sir Simon Rattle is renowned for his mastery of repertoire from the Baroque to the present day.

Finding His Divine Voice
13 Nov 2015 -- "In what could be also be described as a miracle of biblical proportions, A Love Supreme represented virtually the only time an album of hardcore modern jazz instrumental music became a widespread popular success."

Sublime Synthesis
12 Nov 2015 -- "The program forms a similarly personal conversation between two skilled, resourceful artists, enhanced by the strength and spirit each performer perceived in the music."

Beyond the Baton
10 Nov 2015 -- This Month Yannick Talks about Hannibal’s One Land, One River, One People.

The Keeper of the Sound
10 Nov 2015 -- As He Begins his Fourth Season as Music Director, Yannick Talks about the Philadelphia Sound

Yefim Bronfman: The Complete Prokofiev Piano Sonatas
05 Nov 2015 -- The first concerto I played at Carnegie Hall was Rachmanino ’s Third Piano Concerto with Leonard Bernstein conducting the Israel Philharmonic. That was September 29, 1976. It was one of those moments you just don’t forget.

The Very Model Of A Modern Concertmaster
10 Sep 2015 -- Meet Frank huang, the New York Philharmonic’s new concertmaster.

03 Sep 2015 -- Evgeny Kissin’s connection to Carnegie Hall is legendary. In 1990, he made his famed debut, launching the Hall’s centennial season. Now—for the Hall’s 125th anniversary—he returns as a Perspectives artist to curate a series in which he explores his artistic interests and musical discoveries. Throughout this historic series, the virtuosity, versatility, and penetrating intensity of one of the world’s greatest pianists will be on full display. In advance of his return to Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, Kissin discussed his upcoming concerts with Clive Gillinson, Carnegie Hall’s executive and artistic director.

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