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.

5/17

Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Ying Fang, soprano; Matthias Goerne, baritone
Concert Chorale of New York

Johannes Brahms: A German Requiem, Op. 45

5/24

Lorin Maazel, conductor
New York Choral Artists, the Dessoff Symphonic Choir and the Brooklyn Youth Chorus
Christine Brewer, Nancy Gustafson and Jeanine De Bique, sopranos; Mary Phillips and Nancy Maultsby, mezzo‐sopranos; Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor; Wolfgang Schöne, bass; Jason Grant, bass‐baritone

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 8

5/31

Valery Gergiev, conductor
Alec Baldwin, narrator; Matt Cavenaugh, soldier; Daniel Davis, devil
Alexander Timchenko, tenor; Dmitry Voropaev, tenor; Ilya Bannik, bass; Andrei Serov, bass‐baritone

Igor Stravinsky: Renard
Igor Stravinsky: The Soldier's Tale

6/7

Bernard Labadie, Kurt Masur, Alan Gilbert and Leonard Slatkin, conductors
Robert Langevin, flute; Christopher Lamb, percussion; Yulia Ziskel, violin; Anthony McGill, clarinet

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Concerto No. 2 in D Major, K. 314
Tan Dun: Water Concerto
Michael Hersch: Selections from Of Sorrow Born: Seven Elegies for Solo Violin
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K. 622
Christopher Rouse: Flute Concerto

6/14

Julliard Chorus, Columbus Boychoir
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
Reri Grist, soprano
Adele Addison; Lucine Amara; Lili Chookasian; Jennie Tourel; Richard Tucker; Ezio Flagello; George London; Schola Cantorum;

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4 in G Major
Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 8 in E‐Flat Major "Symphony of a Thousand" - I.
Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 10, Adagio

6/21

Kurt Masur, Leonard Bernstein and Pierre Boulez, conductors
Stanley Drucker, clarinet

Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 in E minor "From the New World"
Aaron Copland: Connotations for Orchestra
John Corigliano: Clarinet Concerto
Elliot Carter: A Symphony of Three Orchestras

6/28

Alan Gilbert, conductor
Robert Langevin, flute;  Nikolaj Znaider, violin

Carl Nielsen:  Flute Concerto
Carl Nielsen:  Violin Concerto
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2 "Little Russian"