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. 

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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.

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