Carnegie Hall Live Series

Series produced by WQXR

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Available beginning May 15, 2021!

This year Carnegie Hall Live marks its 10th anniversary and we're celebrating with a look back at some of our favorite performances from the last decade! The specially curated 13-part series features recordings of some of classical music's most esteemed artists in an array of styles and repertoire all captured live at New York City's world-famous concert hall. Available at no cost to stations via PRX Subauto delivery, each episode is edited to a 2-hour format and is easy to automate.

A complete schedule will be posted to PRX in mid-April.

Highlights include:

- Orchestral performances with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra & Mitsuko Uchida; Berlin Philharmonic; Martha Argerich and the Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia; The Philadelphia Orchestra with Lang Lang and Chick Corea; San Francisco Symphony/Michael Tilson Thomas; Vienna Philharmonic/Valery Gergiev; West-Eastern Divan Orchestra/Daniel Barenboim

- Recital selections from Thomas Hampson; Leif Ove Andsnes and Marc-André Hamelin; Sheku and Isata Kanneh-Mason; Sir András Schiff; and Yuja Wang

- Chamber music from the Brentano Quartet; Takács Quartet; St. Lawrence String Quartet

-A musical tour through the 1,000-year history of the Venetian Republic with Jordi Savall

Air window: May 15, 2021 to March 31, 2022
Hosted by WQXR’s Jeff Spurgeon
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Highlights include: - Orchestral performances with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra & Mitsuko Uchida; Berlin Philharmonic; Martha Argerich and the Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia; The Philadelphia Orchestra with Lang Lang and Chick Corea; San Francisco Symphony/Michael Tilson Thomas; Vienna Philharmonic/Valery Gergiev; West-Eastern Divan Orchestra/Daniel Barenboim- Recital selections from Thomas Hampson; Leif Ove Andsnes and Marc-André Hamelin; Sheku and Isata Kanneh-Mason; Sir András Schiff; and Yuja Wang - Chamber music from the Brentano Quartet; Takács Quartet; St. Lawrence String Quartet-A musical tour through the 1,000-year history of the Venetian Republic with Jordi SavallAir window: May 15, 2021 to March 31, 2022Hosted by WQXR’s Jeff Spurgeon More... Show full description


Additional Files

6 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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Classical music’s most famous child prodigy is Mozart. But he was not the only wunderkind. This next episode of Carnegie Hall Live brings you works...

  • Added: Jun 04, 2021
  • Length: 01:58:01
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Our next Carnegie Hall Live episode features string quartets at Carnegie, from the first great master of the form, Haydn, as well as Tchaikovsky, J...

  • Added: Jun 02, 2021
  • Length: 01:58:00
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A rare performance of J.S. Bach’s St. John Passion comes to you on this episode of Carnegie Hall Live. This encore performance features Canadian co...

  • Added: May 14, 2021
  • Length: 01:58:01
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For more than 125 years, the greatest pianists in the world have performed in Carnegie Hall. On this episode of Carnegie Hall Live, we'll hear some...

  • Added: May 14, 2021
  • Length: 01:58:01
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Episode 1 of Carnegie Hall Live kicks off with music written in America -- Gershwin from the Philadelphia Orchestra and the San Francisco Symphony,...

  • Added: May 14, 2021
  • Length: 01:58:00