August 2014 listings for The New York Philharmonic Orchestra

August 2014 listings for The New York Philharmonic Orchestra

Sundays at 3:00 p.m.

Lorin Maazel (1930-2014), Music Director of the New York Philharmonic (2002-2009).

August features summertime classics and four profiles of former New York Philharmonic Music Directors: Lorin Maazel, Zubin Mehta, Pierre Boulez and Kurt Masur.

8/3        Summertime Classics Shostakovich: Festive Overture  Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 1 Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain Rachmaninoff: Vocalise  Tchaikovsky: Waltz of the Flowers from The Nutcracker, Marche Slave (Joyce Yang, p; Bramwell Tovey, cond)

8/10        Music Director Profile: Part 1 of 4: Lorin Maazel Mozart: Marriage of Figaro Overture Beethoven:   Symphony No. 5 Berg: Violin Concerto Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 Maazel: The Giving Tree Respighi:   Pini di Roma Mahler:  Symphony 10 Lutoslawski: Chain No. 2    

8/17      Music Director Profile: Part 2 of 4: Zubin Mehta Crumb: Ancient Voices of Children Mozart: Symphony No.25 Bartok: Piano Concerto No. 1 Furtwangler: Symphony No 2 Webern: Six Pieces for Orchestra   

8/24      Music Director Profile: Part 3 of 4: Pierre Boulez Boulez: Pli selon Pli  Debussy: La Mer Bartok: The Miraculous Mandarin  

8/31      Music Director Profile: Part 4 of 4: Kurt Masur Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nuremberg Adams: Short Ride in a Fast Machine Mozart: Symphony No. 41 Ives: Three Places in New England, Brant Desert Forests Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3 Ades: America: A Prophesy  Coleman: Skies of America  Martin:   Sechs Monologe aus Jederman Mendelssohn: Die Erste Walpurgisnacht Shostakovich: Symphony No. 13