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.

5/7

Zubin Mehta and Giuseppe Sinopoli, conductors

Gustav Holst:  The Planets, Op. 32
Ottorino Respighi:  Roman Festivals
Ottorino Respighi:  The Pines of Rome

5/14

Bernard Haitink, conductor
Cynthia Phelps, viola; Carter Brey, cello

Richard Strauss:  Don Quixote, Op. 35
Ludwig van Beethoven:  Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68 "Pastorale"

5/21

Bernard Haitink, conductor

Joseph Haydn:  Symphony No. 96 in D Major "Miracle"
Anton Bruckner (edited by Leopold Nowak):  Symphony No. 7 in E Major

5/28

Jeffrey Kahane, conductor and piano
Sheryl Staples, violin; Liang Wang, oboe

Johann Sebastian Bach:  Concerto for Violin and Oboe in C minor, BWV 1060
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:  Symphony No. 33 in B-flat Major, K. 319
Ludwig van Beethoven:  Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15

6/4

Christoph von Dohnanyi, conductor
Frank Zimmerman, violin

Alfred Schnittke:  (K)ein Sommernachtstraum
Antonin Dvorak:  Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 53
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky:  Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathetique"

6/11

Herbert Blomstedt, conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:  Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-flat Major, K. 271 "Jeunehomme"
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky:  Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64

6/18

Alan Gilbert, conductor
Lisa Batiashvili, violin

Hector Berlioz:  Le Corsaire Overture
Marc Neikrug:  Violin Concerto
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:  Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major, K. 216
Claude Debussy:  La mer