Prokofiev

Grand Teton Music Festival
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Airs Thursday, February 27, 2020, at 1 p.m. Join us again for another series of 13 concerts recorded at the Grand Teton Music Festival under music director Donald Runnicles. On this concert we feature two takes on the classic romantic tragedy, Romeo and Juliet, with Tchaikovsky's Fantasy-Overture to Romeo and Juliet followed by the Suite from Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64 with Prokofiev.

Airs Thursday, August 22, 2019, at 1 p.m. On this concert pianist Beatrice Rana will join the Philadelphia Orchestra under the direction of Yannick Nézet-Séguin in a concert centered around Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 3. The concert opens with a Funeral Song by Igor Stravinsky and will close with the Symphony No. 1 by Rachmaninoff.

Airs Thursday, July 4, 2019, at 1 p.m. This episode of Carnegie Hall Live features the Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, under the direction of Antonio Pappano, performing quintessentially Italian works by Giuseppe Verdi and Ottorino Respighi. The program also includes Argentine pianist Martha Argerich leading Prokofiev's Third Piano Concerto, a personal favorite of hers. This was Argerich's first Carnegie appearance in nearly a decade.

Airs Monday, December 3, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week the Cleveland Orchestra present another concert from their 100th season with guest conductor Michael Tilson Thomas and pianist Daniil Trifonov presenting Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 2 and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6 “Pathetique.”

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Airs Thursday, September 13, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week on Carnegie Hall Live pianist Martha Argerich will join with Rome’s Santa Cecilia Orchestra under the direction of Antonio Pappano for Verdi's Sinfonia from Aida, Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 3, Respighi's Fountains of Rome and his Pines of Rome plus encores of Ravel's Little Ugly Girl the Valse Triste by Sibelius. 

Stefan Cohen / San Francisco Symphony

Airs Monday, August 27, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra under Maestro Michael Tilson Thomas perform Prokofiev's Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major, Opus 19 with violinist Julia Fischer, along with the Symphonie fantastique, Opus 14 by Berlioz and an encore performance of Mozart Symphony No. 38.

Airs Monday, May 21, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week on the Cleveland Orchestra, a concert featuring Brett Mitchell leading the Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra, with pianist Catharine Baek. The concert opens with music by Joan Tower, her "Made in America." Then the orchestra under Maestro Mitchell are joined by pianist Catharine Baek for the Piano Concerto in G by Ravel and the concert concludes with the Symphony No. 5 in B-flat by Prokofiev.

Airs Monday, May 14, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week on the Cleveland Orchestra we visit with the three finalists of the Cooper International Violin Competition. We'll hear the the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35. performed by Christina Jihee Nam from Ohio. Then we'll hear the Prokofiev Violin Concert No. 2 in G minor performed by Qing Yu Chen from New York. finally we'll hear from Johan Dalene from Sweden who will also performs the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35.

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Airs Monday, March 6, 2017, at 1 p.m. This week on Carnegie Hall Live the Budapest Festival Orchestra is under the direction of Iván Fischer who will be joined by pianist Marc-André Hamelin for a performance of the Piano Concerto No. 1 by Franz Liszt. The concert opens with Weber's Overture to Der Freischütz and then the orchestra takes on the 5th Symphony by Prokofiev.

Airs Monday, July 4, at 1 p.m. On this week's concert from the Cleveland Orchestra violist William Preucil and cellist Mark Kosower will be featured in the Brahms Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102 “The Double Concerto.”  Franz Welser-Möst will conduct this concert which opens with Prokofiev's Divertissement, Op. 43 and will close with Prokofiev's Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 44. 

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