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A new season of Carnegie Hall Live concerts - All American, August 2021


Now in its 10th broadcast season, Carnegie Hall Live presents a series of exciting broadcast concerts drawing upon some of the finest live performances from Carnegie Hall’s stages over the past nine years. We kick off the 2021 season on August 23 @ 8pm with music written in America. 

8/23      All-American Bernstein: On the Waterfront Suite Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue  (Lang Lang, Chick Corea, Maxim Lando; Philadelphia O; Yannick Nézet-Séguin, cond) Higdon: Civil Words Burleigh: Ethiopia Saluting the Colors (Thomas Hampson, bs-bar; Wolfram Rieger, p) Stravinsky: Tango for Two Pianos (Leif Ove Andsnes & Marc-André Hamelin, p) Barber: Cello Sonata (Sheku Kanneh-Mason, c; Isata Kanneh-Mason, p) Gershwin: An American in Paris (San Francisco SO; Michael Tilson Thomas, cond)

8/30      At the Keyboard  Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3 Ravel: Mother Goose Suite (Martha Argerich, p; Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia; Anthony Pappano, p and cond) Brahms: Seven Fantasies (Sir András Schiff, p) Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 (Mitsuko Uchida, p; Bavarian Radio SO; Mariss Jansons, cond) Beethoven: Hammerklavier (Yuja Wang, p)