Beethoven’s 9th Symphony featured on tonight’s “New York Philharmonic This Week” broadcast
Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. Music Director Alan Gilbert leads the Philharmonic, a quartet of vocal soloists, and the Manhattan School of Music Symphonic Chorus in Beethoven’s 9th Symphony. Also on the program, Mark-Anthony Turnage’s “Frieze”.
Thursday December 18:
The New York Philharmonic This Week (NYP) (#15-11)
Alan Gilbert, conductor;
****Julianna Di Giacomo, soprano; Kelley O’Connor, mezzo-soprano; Russell Thomas, tenor; Shenyang, bass; Manhattan School of Music Symphonic Chorus; Kent Tritle, director
Mark-Anthony TURNAGE (b. 1960, England): Frieze
****BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, “Choral”