The New York Philharmonic on Saturday Nights!
You can now hear the nation's oldest orchestra on Colorado Public Radio. The New York Philharmonic is now heard on Saturday nights at 8pm. This is a year round broadcast that will feature virtually the Orchestra's entire 2009-2010 season with new Music Director Alan Gilbert. Alec Baldwin is the host for some of the most exciting concert music in the world! 

January 15th

CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert

SOLOISTs: Sheryl Staples, Violin
Michelle Kim, Violin
Marc Ginsberg, Violin
Lisa Kim, Violin
Tchaikovsky     Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
Sibelius     Valse triste   
Tchaikovsky     The Nutcracker selections
Vivaldi     Concerto for Four Violins, Op. 3, No. 10  
Debussy     Prelude to The Afternoon of a Faun  
Ravel             Boléro   

January 22nd

CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert

SOLOISTs: Thomas Hampson, Baritone
Thomas Adès, Piano
Tal Rosner, Video artist
Mozart     Symphony No. 40
Mahler     Kindertotenlieder
Thomas Adès In Seven Days (Concerto for Piano with Moving Image)  (New York Premiere)   


January 29th

CONDUCTOR: Christoph von Dohnányi

SOLOIST: Yefim Bronfman    Piano

 Jörg Widmann     Con brio, Concert Overture for Orchestra
Schumann     Symphony No. 4  
Brahms             Piano Concerto No. 2  

February 5th

This broadcast comprises recordings from the New York Philharmonic's archives.

February 12th

CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert

SOLOIST: Karita Mattila    Soprano
Beethoven     Symphony No. 8  
Beethoven     Ah, perfido!
Sibelius     Selected Songs for Soprano and Orchestra
Nielsen     Symphony No. 2, The Four Temperament  

February 19th

CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert

SOLOIST: Lang Lang, Piano
Tchaikovsky     Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
Tchaikovsky     Piano Concerto No. 1
Tchaikovsky     The Nutcracker, Act II  

February 26th

CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert

SOLOIST: Jonathan Biss Piano
Beethoven     Piano Concerto No. 3
Shostakovich     Symphony No. 5

March 5th

CONDUCTOR: Andrey Boreyko

SOLOISTS: Branford Marsalis Alto Saxophone

 Haydn     Symphony No. 60, Il distratto
Glazunov     Concerto for Alto Saxophone
Schulhoff     Hot-Sonate for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra  
R. Strauss     Le Bourgeois gentilhomme

March 12th

CONDUCTOR: Paavo Järvi

SOLOISTS: Janine Jansen Violin  

Erkki-Sven Tüür     Aditus  (New York Premiere)
Britten     Violin Concerto  
Beethoven     Symphony No. 5  


March 19th
CONDUCTOR: Daniel Harding

SOLOISTS: Glenn Dicterow Violin
Lisa Milne Soprano

 Szymanowski     Violin Concerto No. 1  
Mahler     Symphony No. 4  

March 26th

CONDUCTOR: Esa-Pekka Salonen

SOLOIST: Pierre-Laurent Aimard    Piano
Haydn     Symphony No. 6, Le Matin  
Ligeti     Piano Concerto
Bartók     Concerto for Orchestra

April 2nd

CONDUCTOR: Esa-Pekka Salonen

SOLOISTS: Michelle DeYoung Mezzo-Soprano
Gábor Bretz Bass

 Ligeti     Concert Românesc
Haydn     Symphony No. 7, Le Midi
Bartók     Bluebeard's Castle     

April 9th

CONDUCTOR: Esa-Pekka Salonen

SOLOIST: Olli Mustonen     Piano
Haydn     Symphony No. 8, Le Soir
Bartók     Piano Concerto No. 1

April 16th

CONDUCTOR: Michael Tilson Thomas

SOLOIST: Anne-Sophie Mutter Violin
Prokofiev     Overture in B-flat major, American  
Sofia Gubaidulina     In Tempus Praesens, Concerto for Violin and Orchestra
(New York Premiere)
Tchaikovsky     Symphony No. 2, Little Russian  

April 23rd
This broadcast comprises recordings from the New York Philharmonic's archives.

April 30th


SOLOISTS: Cynthia Phelps Viola
Rebecca Young     Viola
Liszt     Les Préludes  
Sofia Gubaidulina     Two Paths   
Brahms     Symphony No. 1  

May 7th
This broadcast comprises recordings from the New York Philharmonic's archives.

May 14th

CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert

SOLOIST: Emanuel Ax     Piano
Debussy     Selections from Estampes for solo piano    
Messiaen     Couleurs de la cité céleste    
Mahler     Symphony No. 5  

May 21th

CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert

SOLOIST: Lisa Batiashvili Violin  

Bartók     Violin Concerto No. 2    
Beethoven     Symphony No. 3, Eroica  

May 28th

This broadcast comprises recordings from the New York Philharmonic's archives.