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The NYPO takes us to the English countryside on Nov 27 at 3pm.


Benjamin Britten and William Schuman take us on a musical journey to the English countryside.

11/6 Thomson: The Seine at Night Milhaud: Les Choéphores Mahler: Symphony No. 4 (Vera Zorina, nar; Irene Jordan, s; McHenry Boatwright, bs; Virginia Babikian, s; Irmgard Seefried, ms; Schola Cantorum, Hugh Ross, dir; Leonard Bernstein and Georg Solti, cond)

11/13 Milhaud: Suite francaise Stravinsky: Firebird Suite Hindemith: When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd  Rodgers: The Carousel Waltz from Carousel (Louise Parker, a; George London, bs; Schola Cantorum; Darius Milhaud, Igor Stravinsky, Paul Hindemith and Richard Rodgers, cond)

11/20    Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 17 Strayhorn: Lush Life Respighi: Pini di Roma McCulloh/Ballenger: Alma Mater Hymn (Conrad Tao, p; Jaap van Zweden, cond)

11/27 Britten: Suite on English Folk Tunes, A Time There Was... Wm. Schuman: Concerto on Old English Rounds Bartók: The Wooden Prince (Donald McInnes, vla; Camerata Singers; Leonard Bernstein and Pierre Boulez, cond)