New York Philharmonic
Fridays @ 8PM

The New York Philharmonic is one of the world's longest-running and most celebrated orchestras. This weekly radio program presents concerts from the orchestra's subscription season, along with selections from the Philharmonic's tours, Summertime Classics, and residency at the Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival in Colorado. There are also occasional thematic programs and encore presentations that explore the breadth and depth of the Philharmonic's extensive library of commercial and archival recordings. Hosted by Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning actor Alec Baldwin, the New York Philharmonic This Week has been the recipient of numerous broadcasting awards.

6/26

Alan Gilbert, conductor
Rudolph Buchbinder, piano

Johannes Brahms:  Piano Concerto No. 2
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky:  Symphony No. 6 "Pathetique"

7/3

Leonard Bernstein and Kurt Masur, conductors
Andre Watts, piano

Franz Liszt:  Les Preludes
Franz Liszt:  Piano Concerto No. 1
Franz Liszt:  A Faust Symphony
Franz Liszt:  Mephisto Waltz

7/10

Josef Stransky, Leonard Bernstein and Kurt Masur, conductors
Kenneth Radnofsky, saxophone
Luciano Pavarotti, tenor

Jules Massenet:  Orchestral Suite No. 4 "Scenes pittoresques" - III. Angelus
Claude Debussy (orchestrated by Jean Roger-Ducasse):  Rhapsody for Saxophone and Piano
Claude Debussy:  Images for Orchestra
Claude Debussy:  Le Martyre de Saint Sebastien
Jules Massenet:  "Pourquoi me reveiller?" from Werther

7/17

Alan Gilbert, conductor

Magnus Lindberg:  Expo
Magnus Lindberg:  Souvenir in Memoriam Gerard Grisey
Magnus Lindberg:  Gran Duo

7/24

Alan Gilbert and David Robertson, conductors
HK Gruber, chansonnier

Alexandre Lunsqui:  Fibres, Yarn, and Fabrik
HK Gruber:  Frankenstein!!
Elliott Carter:  Two Controversies and A Conversation
Michael Jarrell:  Nachlese Vb; Liederzyklus
Pierre Boulez:  …explosante-fixe…

7/31

Alan Gilbert, conductor
Frank Peter Zimmerman, violin

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Violin Concerto
Igor Stravinsky:  Symphony in Three Movements
Maurice Ravel:  Suite No. 2 from Daphnis and Chloe
Franz Schubert:  Symphony No. 8 "Unfinished"