Monday, November 3, 2014

Live from Carnegie Hall

Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato, accompaniel by pianist David Zobel, will “Journey through Venice” in a recital at 8 p.m. EST (1000 UTC/GMT) Nov. 4 at New York’s Carnegie Hall. The performance can be heard on a free live webcast from!/joyce-di-donato-david-zobel-a-journey-through-venice-carnegie-hall

DiDonato’s program includes arias by Vivaldi and Rossini, Venice-inspired songs by Fauré and Hahn and British composer Michael Head’s “Three Songs of Venice.”

The recital is the first of four Carnegie Hall programs to be webcast and streamed this fall. Those concerts, all at 8 p.m. EST (1000 UTC/GMT):

Nov. 18 – Violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter and her Mutter Virtuosi ensemble, playing Vivaldi’s “The Four Seasons” and the U.S. premiere of André Previn’s Violin Concerto No. 2.

Nov. 22 – Violinist Leonidas Kavakos and pianist Yuja Wang, playing Schumann Violin Sonata No. 2 in D minor, Op. 121; Brahms’ Violin Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 100; Ravel’s Violin Sonata No. 1 in A minor; and Respighi’s Violin Sonata in B minor.

Dec. 9 – Pianist Daniil Trifonov, playing works by Beethoven and Liszt and Liszt arrangements of Bach.

All four concerts, in addition to being webcast live, will be available as streams for 90 days after the events.