Carnegie Hall Live!

  • Hosted by Jeff Spurgeon

Produced by WQXR and Carnegie Hall, Carnegie Hall Live! features some of the  world’s  best  performers  and  ensembles  in  a  wide  range  of  styles,  from  early  music  to  solo recitals  to orchestral  performances.    The  season  kicks  off  with  the  Opening  Night  Gala  concert by the New York Philharmonic, conducted by Alan Gilbert and featuring guest soloist Evgeny Kissin in a rousing performance of Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat Minor, Op. 23.  Other  highlights  in  the  specially-curated  series  include  concerts  by  the Vienna  Philharmonic and Berlin  Philharmonic;  recitals  by  stars  such  as  tenor Jonas  Kaufmann and  pianist Yuja Wang; and the St. Lawrence String Quartet performing the New York premiere of a new work by John Adams.