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Garrick Ohlsson joins the New York Philharmonic in June, 2021


Long regarded as one of the world’s leading exponents of the music of Chopin and noted for his masterly performances of Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, and the Romantic repertoire, pianist Garrick Ohlsson has at his command more than 80 concertos, ranging from Haydn and Mozart to works of the 21st century. This month we'll hear him perform Mozart's Piano Concert No. 9 on the June 13th broadcast.

6/6       Schnittke: (K)ein Sommernachtstraum Dvorak: Violin Concerto Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6, Pathetique (Frank Zimmerman, v; Christoph von Dohnanyi, cond)

6/13      Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 9, Jeunehomme Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 (Garrick Ohlsson, p; Herbert Blomstedt, cond)

6/20      Berlioz: Le Corsaire Overture Neikrug: Concerto for Orchestra Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 3 Debussy: La Mer (Lisa Batiashvili, v; Alan Gilbert, cond)

6/27      Webern: Im Sommerwind Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 Webern: Symphony Schumann: Symphony No. 2 (Leif Ove Andsnes, p; Alan Gilbert, cond)