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. 

October 3:

  • MAHLER: Blumine (Alan Gilbert, conductor)
  • MAHLER: Symphony No. 1 (Jaap Van Zweden, conductor)
  • MAHLER: Songs of a Wayfarer (Håkan Hågegard, baritone : Kurt Masur, conductor)
  • MAHLER: Symphony No. 10 (Adagio & Scherzo) - (Lorin Maazel, conductor)

October 10:

  • MAHLER: Three Rückert Lieder

                    Jennie Tourel, mezzo-soprano
                    Leonard Bernstein, conductor

  • MAHLER: Symphony No. 2

                     Jessica Jones, soprano
                     New York Choral Artists
                     Cornelia Kallisch, mezzo-soprano

October 17:

  • MAHLER: Symphony No. 3

  Yvonee Minton, soprano
           Camerata Singers
           Boys’ Choir of the Little Church Around the Corner and Trinity School
           Pierre Boulez, conductor

October 24:

  • MAHLER: Des Knaben Wunderhorn

               Christa Ludwig, mezzo-soprano
               Walter Berry, baritone
                Leonard Bernstein, conductor

  • MAHLER: Symphony No. 4

                Irmgard Seefried, soprano
                (Sir) Georg Solti, conductor

October 31:

  • MAHLER: Kindertotenlieder

Thomas Hampson, baritone
          Alan Gilbert, conductor

  • MAHLER: Symphony No. 5 (Zubin Mehta, conductor)