Gershwin

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.

Airs Thursday, May 23, 2019, at 1 p.m. Join us as Carnegie Hall Live launches a brand new season of concerts beginning with and Opening Night Gala concert featuring the San Francisco Symphony and superstar soloists Renée Fleming and Audra McDonald, led by Michael Tilson Thomas. They will be featured in Gershwin's "Summertime" from Porgy and Bess along with broadway selections from She Loves Me, South Pacific, and other favorites. Also on the concert we'll hear the Aria from Bachianas brasileiras No. 5 by Villa-Lobos, Gershwin's Cuban Overture, the Mephisto Waltz No.

Grand Teton Music Festival
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Airs Monday, April 8, 2019, at 1 p.m. Join us for another concert from the Grand Teton Music Festival with guest conductor Stéphane Denève as he leads the orchestra in Bernstein's Candide Overture which opens the concert and Gershwin's Piano Concerto in F featuring Kirill Gerstein as the solosit. In between, music director Donald Runnicles conducts the world premiere of Melt, and 2018 work by Sean Shepard.

Airs Thursday, August 16, 2018, at 1 p.m. This season opener conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin features the music of Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue and Bernstein's symphonic arrangements of his music for On the Waterfront and West Side Story. Soloists are pianists Lang Lang and Chick Corea, as well as 14-year-old Maxim Lando. The young pianist joined in on a two-piano arrangement of Rhapsody.

Grand Teton Music Festival
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Airs Thursday, May 10, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week on the Grand Teton Music Festival, Jeremy Denk will be featured pianist in in Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue on a concert featuring America's Musical Architecture with Jennifer Higdon's All things Majestic, and Aaron Jay Kernis' Musica Celestis.