December 2012 listings for the New York Philharmonic

December 2012 listings for the New York Philharmonic

Sundays at 3:00 p.m.

 New York Philharmonic presents Messiah.



Hurricane Sandy has disrupted many performances in New York City, greatly impacting the New York Philharmonic's radio broadcast season.  Here are the latest program highlights for December, which includes a performance of Messiah on December 23rd and a great family holiday special on December 30th.

12/2      Glinka: Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 Elgar: Enigma Variations (Nikolai Lugansky, p; Charles Dutoit, cond)

12/9      Brahms: Concerto for Violin and Cello, Symphony No. 2 (Glenn Dicterow, v; Alisa Weilerstein, c; Kurt Masur, cond)

12/16      Brahms:  Symphony Nos. 3 and 4 (Kurt Masur, cond)

12/23    Handel: Messiah (Gaechinger Kantorei, Stuttgart; Annette Dash, s; Daniel Taylor, ct; James Taylor, t; Shenyang, bs; Helmut Rilling, cond)

12/30    Winter Holiday Special (Skitch Henderson, p; Leonard Bernstein, Skitch Henderson, Danny Kaye, cond)