11:00 PM Hans Graf, conductor Jeffrey Kahane, piano RAVEL “La Valse” MOZART Piano Concerto No. 25 STRAUSS, J. JR. Waltzes and Polkas
Elim Chan’s victory in the Donatella Flick Conducting Competition suggests how difficult it can be to explain what quality prompts an orchestra to give its best.
The pianist Hélène Grimaud performed a program of water-theme works as part of Douglas Gordon’s installation “Tears Become … Streams Become…” at the Park Avenue Armory.
11:00 PM Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier Soloist: William Bennett, oboe Debussy/Busser: Petite Suite Strauss: Oboe Concerto Mendelssohn: Symphony No.1 in C Minor, Op.11 Tchaikovsky: Serenade for Strings
Juilliard singers and players of period instruments joined in “La Resurrezione” at Alice Tully Hall.
11:00 PM Lorin Maazel, conductor Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano Rigel: Symphony in C Minor Haydn: Piano Concerto in D major Kraus: Symphony in E Minor Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C major Brahms: Serenade No. 2
The Italian opera company Teatro Regio Torino gives a concert performance of Rossini’s last opera, at Carnegie Hall.
11:00 PM Conductor: Alan Gilbert Stravinsky: The Fairy’s Kiss Stravinsky: Petrushka Tchaikovsky: Selections from The Nutcracker
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, the Philadelphia Orchestra’s charismatic music director, offered a topsy-turvy program incorporating a Brahms symphony, a Haydn concerto and a Strauss suite.
Charges by a violinist with a rival teaching method that Shinichi Suzuki fabricated parts of his biography have jolted the music-lesson world.