11:00 PM Franz Welser-Möst, conductor Yefim Bronfman, piano BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15 BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 68
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The 30-year-old virtuoso has been bewitching the front row of catwalk shows and classical music audiences alike.
A seething “Elektra.” Thomas Adès’s “The Exterminating Angel.” And who can forget those 100 bleating sheep at the Park Avenue Armory?
Music by Mahler, arriving by way of this noted German baritone.
11:00 PM Gustavo Dudamel, conductor Mozart: Symphony No. 25 Arvo Pärt: Greater Antiphons (World premiere; LAPA commission) Mozart: Symphony No. 40
The Handel Choir of Baltimore is starting the holiday spirit with the iconic work of their namesake: Messiah. Arian Khaefi, their Artistic Director & Conductor, came in to talk about the two upcoming concerts.
11:00 PM Runnicles conducts: Britten: Sinfonia da Requiem Strauss: Death and Transfiguration Elgar: The Enigma Variations Dvóřak: Violin Concerto (Christian Tetzlaff, violin; Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor)
11:00 PM Conductor:Alan Gilbert MOZART:Overture to The Magic Flute SCHUBERT: Overture to The Magic Harp MAHLER:Symphony No. 6 Ravel: Alborada del Gracioso
I barely listen to classical music, so how did a live string quartet end up in my apartment on a Saturday night?