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.

7/12

Leonard Bernstein, Esa‐Pekka Salonen, Lorin Maazel, Alan Gilbert, Semyon Bychkov and Zubin Mehta, conductors
David Nadien, Pinchas Zuckerman and Itzhak Perlman, violins
Dawn Upshaw, soprano

Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
Claude Debussy: La Mer
Gustav Mahler: Adagietto from Symphony No. 5
Aaron Copland: Appalachian Spring
Hector Berlioz: Dream of a Witches' Sabbathfrom Symphonie fantastique
Johannes Brahms: Adagio from Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 77
Traditional (arranged by Luciano Berio): Loosin yelav
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27 - I.
Maurice Ravel: Tzigane

7/19

Jaap van Zweden, conductor

Dmitri Shostakovich (orchestrated by Rudolf Barshai): Chamber Symphony
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 55 "Eroica"

7/26

Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Matthias Goerne, baritone

John Adams:  The Wound-Dresser
Johannes Brahms:  Tragic Overture, Op. 81
Johannes Brahms:  Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68

8/2

Westminster Symphonic Choir
Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Nia Franklin, host
Paloma Dineli Chesky, vocalist

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67 - I.
Paloma Dineli-Chesky: Rising
Steven Stucky: Elegy from August 4, 1964
Leonard Bernstein: Overture to Candide
Aaron Copland: The Promise of Living from The Tender Land
Aaron Copland: Hoe‐Down from Rodeo
Mack Scocca-Ho:  Ociantrose
Richard Wagner: Ride of the Valkyries from Die Walkure
Ludwig van Beethoven: An die Freude from Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125

8/9

Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Leila Josefowicz, violin

Ashley Fure: Filament
Igor Stravinsky: Violin Concerto in D Major
Igor Stravinksy: Symphonies of Wind Instruments

8/16

Jaap van Zweden, Juraj Valcuha, Alan Gilbert and Bernard Labadie, conductors
Anthony McGill, clarinet; Frank Huang, violin; Joseph Alessi, trombone; Cynthia Phelps, viola; Robert Langevin, flute

Aaron Copland: Clarinet, Strings, Harp and Piano Concerto
Samuel Barber: Violin Concerto, Op. 14
William Bolcom: Trombone Concerto
Julia Adolphe: Unearth, Release!
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Flute Concerto No. 2 in D Major, K. 314

8/23

Bernard Haitink and Alan Gilbert, conductors
Cynthia Phelps and Rebecca Young, violas
Carter Brey, cello;  Frank Huang, violin

Richard Strauss: Don Quixote, Op. 35
Oscar Bettison: Threaded Madrigals for Solo Viola
Richard Strauss: Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40

8/30

Choral Art Society and Camerata Singers
Leonard Bernstein, conductor
John Wummer, flute, Isaac Stern, violin
Maynard Ferguson, trombone; Sigurd Rascher, saxophone
Dave Brubeck Quartet
Betty Allen; mezzo-soprano; McHenry Boatwright, bass; Lee Venora, soprano; Arnold Voketaitis, baritone; Robert Eckert, tenor; John Bogart, boy alto

Leonard Bernstein: Overture to Candide
Robert Schumann: Manfred Overture, Op. 115
Johann Sebanstian Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5, BWV 1040
Virgil Thomson: Four Saints in Three Acts: Acts III and IV (abridged)
Leonard Bernstein: Chichester Psalms
William Russo: Symphony No. 2 in C, Op. 32 "Titans"
Claude Debussy: Rhapsody for Saxophone and Piano
Dave Brubeck:  Dialogues for Jazz Combo and Orchestra - II. Andante‐Ballad