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Airs Friday, May 13, at 12 noon. This week on Carnegie Hall Live the Bach Collegium Japan takes the stage with music by Vivaldi, Bach, and Handel. Masaaki Suzuki conducts from the Harpsichord with soprano Joanne Lunn featured in two Bach Cantatas. Jeff Spurgeon and John Schaefer will host with special guest John Hockenberry.

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Airs Friday, May 6, at 12 noon. This week on Carnegie Hall Live the Saint Lawrence String Quartet will perform Haydn's String Quartet Op. 20, No. 5 in F minor; the Second Quartet by John Adams;  and Beethoven's String Quartet in C-sharp minor, Op. 131. The Saint Lawrence String Quartet features Geoff Nuttall & Owen Dalby, violins; Lesley Robertson, viola; and Christopher Costanza, cello. Jeff Spurgeon and John Schaefer will host.

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Airs Friday, April 22, at 12 noon. This week on Carnegie Hall Live the Boston Symphony Orchestra is joined by Mezzo-Soprano Nadezhda Serdyuk and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus under the direction of Andris Nelsons in a performance of Alexander Nevsky by Prokofiev and the Symphonic Dances, Op. 45 by Rachmaninoff.

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Airs Friday, April 15, at 12 noon. Join us for this Opening Night Gala, recorded live at Carnegie Hall with pianist Evgeny Kissin featured as solosit in the Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat Minor by Tchaikovsky. Alan Gilbert leads the orchestra in the concert which will also feature the World Premiere of Lindberg's Vivo, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall, along with Ravel's Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2 and Tchaikovsky's Méditation, Op. 72, No. 5.

Airs Thursday, August 20, at 1 p.m. This week from Carnegie Hall Live we join the San Francisco Symphony under the direction of Michael Tilson Thomas and guest violinist Gil Shaham for the Violin Concerto No. 2 by Prokofiev. Also on the program the New York premiere of Samuel Adams' Drift and Providence and Ravel's complete Daphnis et Chloé. John Shaefer will guest host.

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