Go To Top

29 September 2011

Podcast Preview: Alan Gilbert and John Corigliano

In the latest On The Music Podcast, Music Director Alan Gilbert discusses One Sweet Morning, a newly commissioned work by John Corigliano — a composer who he describes as “one of the important storytellers in American music.” Mr. Corigliano also talks about his new work, which will receive its World Premiere by the New York Philharmonic on September 30 and October 1 and 4 at Avery Fisher Hall. Listen to the entire award-winning podcast series here.

2 May 2011

Voices from the Past

The latest edition of the Philharmonic’s On the Music Podcast features a 1966 recording of Laureate Conductor Leonard Bernstein discussing Beethoven’s Eroica Symphony, which is featured on this week’s concerts with Music Director Alan Gilbert and violinist Lisa Batiashvili.

Listen to more of the Philharmonic’s award-winning podcast series here, and stay tuned for more Podcast previews.

22 March 2011

Have you ever wondered: “When the music is so hypnotic and beautiful, does the conductor ever get lost”?

This edition of On the Music features podcast host Elliott Forrest talking about György Ligeti’s Clocks and Clouds, as well as Hungarian Echoes conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen discussing the occupational hazard of music that is so “dreamlike.”

Hear this work and others by Bartók and Haydn on March 24–26, during Hungarian Echoes: A Philharmonic Festival, and listen to more of the Philharmonic’s award-winning podcast series here.

16 March 2011

Podcast Preview:

This edition of On the Music features Hungarian Echoes conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen talking about his relationship with György Ligeti, as well as New York Philharmonic Artistic Administrator John Mangum discussing Ligeti’s Concert Românesc, or “Romanian Concerto,” a work that is rooted in the folk traditions of Eastern and Central Europe. As Mr. Mangum states, “It’s a Ligeti that has great connections to Bartók and his predecessors.” Hear this work and others on March 17, and March 18–19 and 22, during Hungarian Echoes: A Philharmonic Festival, which runs through March 26

Listen to more of the Philharmonic’s award-winning podcast series here.

3 March 2011

On this edition of On the Music, Music Director Alan Gilbert discusses guest conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen’s “brilliant addition” of Ligeti to the juxtaposition of music by Haydn and Bartók — a pair he has often enjoyed — for the upcoming Hungarian Echoes: A Philharmonic Festival, March 10–26

Listen to more of the Philharmonic’s award-winning podcast series here.

16 February 2011

Le Bourgeois gentilhomme

On this edition of On the Music, Podcast host Elliott Forrest and Philharmonic Artistic Administrator John Mangum discuss the comical adventures portrayed in R. Strauss’s Le Bourgeois gentilhomme, a suite of tongue-in-cheek incidental music based on Molière’s 17th-century theatrical masterpiece. Come hear this and a variety of works conducted by Andrey Boreyko on a program that also features guest soloist Branford Marsalis on alto saxophone, February 16–19.

Listen to more of the Philharmonic’s award-winning podcast series here.

8 February 2011

Podcast Preview:

This week’s On the Music Podcast series features composer Dmitri Shostakovich, who can be heard in an interview from a 1973 symposium at Northwestern University. Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5 will be performed by the New York Philharmonic, led by Andris Nelsons, who will be making his New York Philharmonic conducting debut. Also on the February 10–12 program: Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No 3 with Jonathan Biss. 

Impress your friends: the New York Philharmonic’s first performance of Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 5 was at Lewisohn Stadium on June 15, 1941, under the baton of then-music director Dimitri Mitropoulos.

Listen to more of the Philharmonic’s award-winning podcast series here.

20 January 2011

In this edition of the Philharmonic’s On the Music Podcast, guest conductor Christoph von Dohnányi discusses the likely pairing of Dvořák’s Symphony No. 8 with Brahms’s Piano Concerto No. 1 for this week’s concerts with pianist Radu Lupu. Listen to the entire award-winning Podcast series at nyphil.org. And if you’re in New York, please try to hear this great program for yourself on January 21–22 at Avery Fisher Hall.

10 January 2011

Beethovenesque

On the Music Podcast, host Mark Travis offers insight on composer and clarinetist Jörg Widmann’s Con brio, Concert Overture for Orchestra, which will open this week’s Philharmonic concerts conducted by Christoph von Dohnányi. The composition — or “interaction with 19th century music,” as described by Mr. Widmann — was written with a “knowing wink” to Beethoven’s Seventh and Eighth symphonies.

The January 13–15 concerts will also feature Schumann’s Symphony No. 4, and Brahms’s Piano Concerto No. 2 with Yefim Bronfman as soloist.

Stay tuned for more Tumblr-exclusive Podcast Previews, or hear the entire award-winning series on our Website.

Following

  • Tumblr Open Arts
  • An Escalator to Instagraham-Crackers
  • Here, take this....
  • for whom time stands still
  • Call Me Suds
  • The Political Notebook
  • fotojournalismus
  • World Domination is currently out of the question.
  • The New Yorker
  • luke is 6 foot
  • Under the Radar Magazine
  • C.P.
  • Scientific Illustration
  • The Feature
  • Life is an orchestra.
  • The Nostalgia of the Infinite
  • W Magazine
  • Breaking News
  • NPR
  • Freunde von Freunden
  • The final sentence.
  • nach und nach wieder auflebend
  • Deus ex musica
  • Survivor
  • The Huffington Post
  • naming blogs is easy
  • the world to come
  • Network Awesome
  • Let the music play...
  • Funny Or Die
  • Lord beer me strength.
  • I hate yoga.
  • The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
  • Eyes on Sims
  • Mahlerian
  • Pop Culture Brain | Movies TV Music Web Theater
  • SUCK IT
  • Zack P Schneider
  • Fiddling Around
  • WIL WHEATON dot TUMBLR
  • passacaglia
  • Blogthoven
  • neuroimagining
  • I got Rhythm.
  • Vintascope
  • Moleskine Lovers
  • Down Bow, Up Bow
  • liederderp
  • Brazen Overtures
  • JOE'S PUB at THE PUBLIC
  • Vintage Books & Anchor Books
  • SCATTERED AS MY MOTHERS PEARLS
  • mtv
  • The Washington Post
  • Los Angeles Times
  • Mother Nature Network
  • Powell's Books
  • cheap grunge summer ghost
  • Team Coco on Tumblr
  • Condé Nast Traveler
  • Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics
  • IFC
  • Fast Company
  • GEORGE TAKEI
  • Lincoln Center
  • OBI Scrapbook Blog
  • The Paris Review
  • Home Video of Oprah Sobbing into a Lean Cuisine
  • Dark City
  • gabriel kahane
  • RunJuliet
  • Yahoo News
  • USA.gov
  • Fusion dot net /*^_^\
  • A Little Space to Fill
  • #WHAT SHOULD WE CALL CLARINET
  • the impossible cool.
  • Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
  • mental_floss
  • Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
  • Humans of New York
  • Laughing Squid
  • The Guardian
  • ArtBattles
  • flavorpill
  • NYC-ARTS
  • Rubin Museum of Art
  • Piano Around the World
  • KQEDScience
  • Public Radio International
  • MSNBC - Lean Forward
  • ShortFormBlog
  • BlackBook
  • the leading tone
  • Explore
  • Minimal
  • I CARE IF YOU LISTEN
  • Tumblr Staff
  • San Diego Zoo
  • The Week
  • Photojojo ♥'s Tumblr
  • Know Your Meme
  • Rolling Stone
  • The Onion
  • harmonia mundi usa
  • I Love Charts
  • Spotify
  • Best Roof Talk Ever
  • American Museum of Natural History
  • The Vancouver Sun
  • The Art Of Animation
  • The FADER Tumblr
  • Viking / Penguin
  • Oboe Fidelis
  • I HEAR, THEREFORE I AM.
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • Time
  • TMZ tumblr
  • Cave to Canvas
  • Entertainment Weekly
  • Contemporary Art Daily
  • The Editors' Desk
  • NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams
  • NPR Music
  • Popular Mechanics
  • Us Weekly on Tumblr
  • National Journal
  • TheNoguchiMuseum
  • Samuel Rubenfeld's Tumblr
  • Inside InStyle
  • Burbanked
  • Sesame Street
  • Brew York
  • Sarahndipity
  • The Fluffington Post
  • ideas for cities
  • On Being Tumblr
  • HUFFPOST COMEDY
  • ComicsAlliance
  • NPR Fresh Air
  • Inside Breaking News
  • The Daily Bungalow
  • New Museum
  • LIVE from the NYPL
  • Glamour Tumblr
  • Historical Nonfiction
  • Old New York
  • Foreign Affairs
  • Officials Say the Darndest Things
  • NASA
  • NBC News on Tumblr
  • Here's Some Awesome
  • Our Presidents
  • Team iReport
  • PBS NewsHour
  • World News
  • PBS on Tumblr
  • NASDAQ on Tumblr
  • American Public Media
  • FUCK YEAH HISTORY CRUSHES
  • Things Organized Neatly
  • WNYC's Transmitter
  • AWL MUSIC
  • NYPL Wire–The New York Public Library
  • News Reviewz
  • POZ
  • McNally Jackson Bookmongers
  • The World's Game
  • RecordSetter
  • US National Archives Exhibits
  • The Bluth Company
  • CMJ
  • The Awl
  • Look at this Little Thing!
  • I Love Old Magazines
  • what's past is prologue
  • The Art of Google Books
  • UMass Journalism
  • Homilius
  • ShakespeareStagehands
  • The New York Botanical Garden
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • All things Europe
  • Good Morning America
  • Weather for Your Life
  • The Christian Science Monitor
  • New Music USA
  • *Taps Mic*
  • our favorite findings!
  • Sad Stuff on the Street
  • US News Tumblelog
  • Drawing ARCHITECTURE
  • Pace Gallery Blog
  • SoundCloud
  • Guardian Music
  • Aziz is Bored
  • Cabin Porn™
  • Mashable HQ
  • CNBC - First In Business Worldwide
  • Micropolis:NYC
  • LightBox
  • Utne Reader
  • SundanceTV
  • nso
  • POETS.org
  • This Week in Creepy Robots
  • The Believer Logger
  • FFFFood
  • TODAY Show
  • The Smithian
  • Trashy TV
  • America's Test Kitchen
  • Science & Fiction
  • Smithsonian Magazine
  • Today's Document
  • Philadelphia Museum of Art | Our Story
  • Total Film
  • BRITTICISMS
  • Medium Aevum
  • Questionable Advice
  • Banksy Street Art
  • The Sky Might Fall
  • A Cuppa Day
  • The Daily Bunny
  • The Daily Otter
  • Lal-la-la...la....la
  • The Only Magic Left is Art
  • Musica Humana
  • Photo Explorations
  • Whitewater Dreamer
  • JD Dyslexog
  • be good Peaches
  • G to the Rizzoooh!
  • HipsterShakespeare
  • BLOGGING via TYPEWRITER.
  • The Vimeo Blog
  • a falcon, or a storm, or a great song
  • boston.tumblr.com
  • Untitled
  • Radiolab
  • Against Whom, Rose?
  • tip toe through our shiny city
  • VOGUE
  • Unhappy Hipsters
  • Housing Works Bookstore Cafe
  • Quoted on People.com
  • United Nations
  • Issue Project Room
  • WIRED
  • T Magazine
  • The Columbus Dispatch
  • Founding Fatherfest
  • 92nd Street Y
  • Flutronix
  • she dreams in color, she dreams in red
  • PBS Arts
  • DesignCloud
  • i want that bedroom
  • The FJP
  • U.S. Department of State
  • Bookish
  • Journal of a Journalist
  • The ChallengePost Blog
  • Vanity Fair
  • DISCORD
  • Newsweek
  • The Moth on Tumblr
  • Smithsonian
  • Salon
  • NPR Radio Pictures
  • Splitsider
  • secret republic
  • The Official Tumblr for TVGuide.com
  • Open Books
  • This Day In History
  • The Lively Morgue
  • Washington Examiner
  • UKinUSA on Tumblr
  • Back Catalogue
  • je suis a toi
  • Classical Literature
  • Coffee and Catharsis
  • you are a child of the universe