New York Philharmonic

Tuesdays at 7 p.m.
  • Hosted by Kerry Frumkin

The New York Philharmonic This Week, which began in 2004 and is syndicated nationally by the WFMT Radio Network, has been the recipient of numerous awards, including a Gold World Medal in the category of Best Sound, and its second Bronze World Medal in the category of Best Regularly Scheduled Music Program at the 2013 New York Festivals Radio Programs and Promotions Awards. The program has also won awards for Best Classical Format and Best Announcer Presentation.  Broadcasts are available on the Philharmonic’s website,, for two weeks following the original uplink. Emmy and Golden-Globe Award-winning actor Alec Baldwin is the host of the program, New York Philharmonic Audio Producer Mark Travis is the writer and producer, and New York Philharmonic Audio Director Lawrence Rock is the engineer for the series. 


Dec 27 

  • HANDEL: Messiah

Jan 3:  “NYP Jukebox—Winter Holiday”

  • STRAUSS, II: Overture to Die Fledermaus from An Evening with Danny Kaye
  • MOZART: German Dance in C, K. 605, “Sleigh Ride”
  • BERNARD: Winter Wonderland
  • SUESSDORF: Moonlight in Vermont
  • ANDERSON: Sleigh Ride
  • GRIEG/SEIDL: No. 4, March of the Dwarfs from Lyric Suite
  • VIVALDI: Winter from The Four Seasons
  • VAUGHAN-WILLIAMS: Fantasia on Greensleeves
  • POULENC: Gloria in G
  • PROKOFIEV: Lt. Kijue Suite, Op. 60: Troika; 3 Selections from Winter Bonfire-Children’s Suite, Op. 122: No. 2 Winter Holiday; No. 4 Around the Bonfire; No. 8 Home Again
  • TCHAIKOVKSY: Selections from The Nutcracker
  • MAHLER: Movement 1 from Symphony No. 4
  • OFFENBACH: Ballet of the Snowflakes from Le Voyage dans la lune
  • HUMBERDINCK: Children’s Prayer from Hansel und Gretel

Jan 10: 

  • COPLAND: Suite from Appalachian Spring; Selections from Old American Songs, Books 1 & II:
  • COLE PORTER: Night and Day; Who Said Gay Paree?; Where Is the Life that Late I Led?; In the Still of the Night; Begin the Beguine
  • GERSHWIN: An American in Paris

Jan 17: 

  • BEETHOVEN: Leonore Overture No. 3, Op. 72b
  • LINDBERG: Souvenir (in memoriam Gérard Grisey)
  • GRISEY: Quatre chants pour franchir le seuil (Four Songs for Crossing the Threshold), for soprano and ensemble
  • MOZART: Symphony No. 40 in g, K.550

Jan 24: 

  • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat, Eroica
  • BRUCKNER: Symphony No. 2 in c

Jan 31: 

  • CHAVEZ: Sinfonia India
  • PONCE: Concierto de sur
  • FALLA: The Three-Cornered Hat; El amor brujo

Feb 7:  

  • VIVALDI: Concerto in B minor for Four Violins, Op. 3, No. 10 (RV 580)
  • BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 8
  • BERG: Violin Concerto
  • BRAHMS: Symphony No. 4 in e