Carnegie Hall’s National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America played a fully professional program under Michael Tilson Thomas.
Fund-raisers were held for the Trevor Project, the Public Theater, the Glass House and Carnegie Hall.
Mahan Esfahani has delighted and outraged audiences in Europe and the United States — and made enemies of other players along the way.
The star pianist’s recital of works by Rachmaninoff, Ligeti and Prokofiev at Carnegie Hall made the vast space seem unnervingly empty and lonely.
Daniil Trifonov rarely seems pushed to his limits, but he had to work his hardest in works drawn from different decades of the 20th century.
The pianists Daniil Trifonov and Leif Ove Andsnes both assumed the best of their audiences in major New York series this season.
Mr. Kissin, the Russian-born pianist, was a dynamo at Carnegie Hall, but the Emerson String Quartet’s veteran players seemed ideally matched with him.
The Pacific Symphony, in its hall debut, played Philip Glass and the Grand Rapids Symphony dove into Brazilian music in back-to-back concerts.
The star tenor, along with Camilla Nylund and Andris Nelsons, discussed the opera’s long love duet, which they will perform at Carnegie Hall next week.