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It's a musical journey to Moscow, Central Asia and Leningrad with the NYPO, March 2021

Moskva River

Although travel is still restricted, we'll begin our musical journey this month on the Moskva River in Moscow with music by Mussorgsky, before we head off to Central Asia with Borodin and end our journey in Leningrad with music of Shostakovich. Travel with us on the March 7th broadcast.

3/7        Mussorgsky/Rimsky?Korsakov: Khovanshchina: Prelude: Dawn on the Moskva River Kancheli: And Farewell Goes Out Sighing... Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia Shostakovich: Symphony No. 7, Leningrad (Leonard Bernstein and Kurt Masur, cond)

3/14      Webern: Im Sommerwind Berg: Violin Concerto Beethoven: Symphony No. 3, Eroica (Leonidas Kavakos, v; Bernard Haitink, cond)

3/21      Ravel: Alborada del gracioso Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 (Yefim Bronfman, p; Alan Gilbert, cond)

3/28      Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto Mahler: Symphony No. 5 (Augustin Hadelich, v; Alan Gilbert, cond)