Carnegie Hall Live

Airs Thursday, July 30, at 1 p.m. More than 400 years ago Claudio Montederdi composed one of the richest choral pieces in all of music. The majestic, muscular, and mysterious work still thrills audiences world wide. This week on Carnegie Hall Live Sir John Eliot Gardiner will lead the English Baroque Soloists in Claudio Monteverdi’s Vespers. 

Airs Thursday, July 23, at 1 p.m. This Week on Carnegie Hall Live, very old music sounds very new when conductor and viola de gamba soloist Jordi Savall leads the Le Concert des Nations in a feast of French Baroque music with Lully's Suite from Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme; Marche pour la Cérémonie des Turque; Premiere Air des Espagnols; Second Air des Espagnols; L'entrée des Scaramouches; and Chaconne des Scaramouches; as well as Couperin's Prelude from Deuxième concert royal; Musette from Troisième concert royal; and the Chaconne légère from Troisième concert royal.

Airs Thursday, July 16, at 1 p.m. This week on Carnegie Hall Live, pianist Sir András Schiff will take on four great works by four masters of music. He'll perform Haydn's Piano Sonata in C Major; Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 30 in E Major; Mozart's Piano Sonata in C Major; and Schubert's Piano Sonata in C Minor. Join us for Schiif and Great Artists on this week's Carnegie Hall Live.

Airs Thursday, July 9, at 1 p.m. This week on Carnegie Hall Live pianist and conductor Leif Ove Andsnes leads the Mahler Chamber Orchestra in Concertos Plus, an All-Beethoven Program, featuring Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat Major, Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor, and Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major. Conductor Alan Gilbert will Guest host.

Airs Thursday, July 2, at 1 p.m. On this week's concert from Carnegie Hall Live, at it's new time, features Keyboard Virtuosos I with pianist Daniil Trifonov performing the Fantasy and Fugue for Organ in G Minor by J.S. Bach, Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 32 in C Minor, and the Transcendental Etudes by Liszt. David Hyde Pierce will be the special guest commentator.

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