Events Archive for Wqxr

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WQXR Presents: 'Passion' in the Afternoon

Thursday, February 14, 2013

12:00 PM

Thursday, Feb. 14 | Spend Valentine's Day with beloved composer Stephen Sondheim. Featuring performances and conversation. Watch on-demand video of the sold-out event.

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WQXR Presents: Nicola Benedetti with Special Guest Howard Shore

Friday, February 22, 2013

7:00 PM

Friday, Feb. 22 | Toast Oscar weekend with an evening of film music performed by one of classical music's rising stars. Watch on-demand.

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WQXR Presents Bach Lounge

Saturday, March 23, 2013

Hear leading musicians from the classical, jazz and contemporary music worlds re-imagine and perform their favorite Bach. Part of WQXR's BACH 360 festival. Hosted by Terrance McKnight and David Garland. Watch the on-demand video now.

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WQXR Presents: Bach's 'Goldberg Variations'

Thursday, March 28, 2013

12:00 PM

Thursday, March 28 | Acclaimed pianist Simone Dinnerstein performs some of Bach's most beloved works in this free lunchtime concert. Watch a live webcast of this sold-out event today at 12pm ET.

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WQXR Presents Gil and Orli Shaham

Monday, April 15, 2013

7:00 PM

See the acclaimed violinist and his sister, a pianist and his frequent musical partner, in their only New York recital of the season. An evening of performance and conversation about the rich tradition of Jewish music as they celebrate the upcoming release of their new CD, Nigunim: Hebrew Melodies. Watch video of the event on demand.

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WQXR Presents the Emerson String Quartet

Monday, May 6, 2013

5:30 PM

The Emerson String Quartet performs in The Greene Space, in their final public New York City appearance with cellist David Finckel. They discuss their legacy and plans for the future. Featuring guest artists Paul Neubauer on viola and Colin Carr on cello. Watch on-demand video now.

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WQXR Presents 'The Romantic Piano' With David Dubal

Thursday, May 30, 2013

7:00 PM

Celebrate David Dubal's return to WQXR's airwaves with this evening of conversation and performance exploring Romantic piano literature. Watch video of the event on demand here.

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Verdi in The Greene Space

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

7:00 PM

In celebration of the bicentennial of Giuseppe Verdi’s birth, WQXR’s Operavore and Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts present a special preview of the Caramoor Summer Music Festival’s annual Bel Canto at Caramoor. Watch on-demand video here.

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State of the Arts: Behind the NEA Survey

Thursday, October 3, 2013

12:00 PM

Thursday, Oct 3 | Do the arts need to be more accessible? What can new technology bring to arts organizations? Join WQXR's Conducting Business and a group of prominent arts leaders as they explore recent findings and their implications. FREE, but reservations required.