Hurricane Sandy has disrupted many performances in New York City, greatly impacting the New York Philharmonic's radio broadcast season. Here are the latest program highlights for December, which includes a performance of Messiah on December 23rd and a great family holiday special on December 30th.
12/2 Glinka: Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 Elgar: Enigma Variations (Nikolai Lugansky, p; Charles Dutoit, cond)
12/9 Brahms: Concerto for Violin and Cello, Symphony No. 2 (Glenn Dicterow, v; Alisa Weilerstein, c; Kurt Masur, cond)
12/16 Brahms: Symphony Nos. 3 and 4 (Kurt Masur, cond)
12/23 Handel: Messiah (Gaechinger Kantorei, Stuttgart; Annette Dash, s; Daniel Taylor, ct; James Taylor, t; Shenyang, bs; Helmut Rilling, cond)
12/30 Winter Holiday Special (Skitch Henderson, p; Leonard Bernstein, Skitch Henderson, Danny Kaye, cond)