Composers Conduct Their Compositions on “The New York Philharmonic This Week”
Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. You’ll hear composers conduct their compositions, like Stravinsky and his “Firebird Suite”, Milhaud and his “Suite francaise”, and Richard Rodgers’ and his “Carousel Waltz”.
Monday January 7: “The New York Philharmonic This Week” (19-15)
Composers Conduct Their Compositions
Milhaud: Suite française, op. 248 (arr. for orch.). Darius Milhaud, conductor
Stravinsky: Firebird Suite (1945). Igor Stravinsky, conductor
Hindemith: When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom’d: Requiem for Those We Love. Paul Hindemith, conductor; Louise Parker, alto; George London, bass; Schola Cantorum
Rodgers: The Carousel Waltz. Richard Rodgers, conductor