For those of you who enjoy classical music, you have an opportunity to hear some of the best musicians in the world perform at the great Carnegie Hall.
Carnegie Hall and medici.tv announced the launch of a new weekly streaming project: Carnegie Hall Fridays. 11 world-class performances will be released from May 1st through July 11th. They'll be avaliable on the medici.tv platform and carnegiehall.org. Each program will be available for free for 72 hours from Friday, 9 am CET (Paris time) to Monday, 9 am CET. In addition, medici.tv will host a watch party on its homepage each Friday at 4 pm CET (10 am in New York City). The series, part of its partnership with medici.tv, includes cocnerts from Joyce DiDonato, Gustavo Dudamel, and Philip Glass.
Also in April, Carnegie Hall launched a new online series Live with Carnegie Hall with new original programming designed to connect world-class artists with musical lovers everywhere, features live musical performances, storytelling, and conversations that offer deeper insights into great music and behind-the-scenes personal perspectives. The series, which has included episodes curated by Emanuel Ax, Tituss Burgess, Angélique Kidjo, Ute Lemper, and Yannick Nézet-Séguin, continues to stream twice weekly on Tuesday and Thursdays and is currently available for on-demand viewing on carnegiehall.org/live.
Check out the full lineup below.
Joyce DiDonato and Yannick Nézet-Séguin perform Schubert’s Winterreise (Originally broadcast December 15, 2019)
Daniel Barenboim and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra perform Strauss, Saint-Saëns, Elgar, Wagner, and Tchaikovsky, with soloists Miriam Manasherov and Kian Soltani (Originally broadcast November 8, 2018)
Antonio Pappano and the Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia play Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 3 with soloist Martha Argerich, plus works by Verdi, Sibelius, and Respighi (Originally broadcast October 20, 2017)
Anne Sophie Mutter and the Mutter Virtuosi perform Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons, plus works by Bach and Previn (Originally broadcast November 18, 2014)
Daniil Trifonov in recital, performing works by Beethoven, Schumann, and Prokofiev (Originally broadcast February 9, 2019)
Gustavo Dudamel and the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela perform a selection of dances from around the world, including works by Ravel, Stravinsky, Brahms, Copland, Ginastera, and Bernstein (Originally broadcast October 6, 2016)
Michael Tilson Thomas and the New World Symphony play Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 5 with soloist Yuja Wang, plus Berlioz’s Symphonie Fantastique and works by Julia Wolfe, Michael Tilson Thomas, and Wagner (Originally broadcast March 1, 2019)
Valery Gergiev and the Münchner Philharmoniker perform Brahms’s Violin Concerto in D with soloist Leonidas Kavakos, plus Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5 and works by Widmann and Enescu (Originally broadcast October 26, 2019)
Philip Glass and the Philip Glass Ensemble perform Music with Changing Parts, with Michael Riesman and students from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and San Francisco Girls Chorus (Originally broadcast February 16, 2018)
Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic play Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 with soloist Evgeny Kissin, plus works by Lindberg and Ravel (Originally broadcast October 7, 2015)
A selection of highlights from four seasons of 2016–2019 broadcasts from around the world with Carnegie Hall’s national youth ensembles