Carnegie Hall Live: National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America

Airs Thursday, August 29, 2019, at 1 p.m. This concert, recorded in 2018, features the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America conducted by Michael Tilson Thomas in a program of Sibelius, Gershwin, Copland, and a world premiere by Ted Hearne. Pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet was the featured soloist.

Program:
Michael Tilson Thomas, Conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Piano
Ted Hearne: New Work (World Premiere, commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
Gershwin: Piano Concerto in F Major
Sibelius: Symphony No. 2
Encores:
Copland: "Hoe-Down" from Rodeo
Meredith Monk: "Panda Chant II" from The Games: a science fiction opera