Curtis Calls with Carl Hemmingsen
Wednesday at noon Performances by the students of the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia. Bach: Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Keyboard in D Major, BWV 1028 (Gabriel Cabezas, cello, Qing Jiang, piano); Brahms: Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99 (Gabriel Cabezas, cello, Qing Jiang, piano); Holmboe: Duo Concertanto, Op. 167 (Gergana Haralampieva, violin, Gideon Whitehead, guitar). (R)
The New York Philharmonic
Wednesday at 8 pm Bramwell Tovey, conductor. Shostakovich: Festive Overture; Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 1 (Joyce Yang, piano); Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain; Rachmaninov: Vocalise; Tchaikovsky: Waltz of the Flowers from The Nutcracker; Marche Slave, Op. 31.
The Piano Matters with David Dubal
Wednesday at 10 pm; Sunday at noon This week enjoy performances by Daniel Pollack, Evgeny Kissin, Arthur Loesser, Emil Giles, Barbara Nissman, Anthony di Bonaventura, Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, Josef Lhevinne, Shura Cherkassky, Lazar Berman and Solomon.
Thursday at 8 pm From the 2014 BBC Proms the China Philharmonic Orchestra is conducted by Long Yu. Elgar: Military March “Pomp and Circumstance” March No. 4; Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy-Overture; Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 1 (Hoachen Zhang, piano); Mussorgsky/Ravel: Pictures at an Exhibition.