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Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2017

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Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2017 comes to Great Performances with special guest Renée Fleming Friday, August 18 at 9PM on PBS (check local listings).

Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2017

Engelbert Humperdinck’s Prelude to Hansel and Gretel

The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra performs Humperdinck’s Prelude to Hansel and Gretel. Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2017 comes to Great Performances with a fairy tale theme and special guest Renée Fleming Friday, August 18 at 9PM on PBS.

Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2017

Dvořák’s Song to the Moon

Renée Fleming sings Dvořák’s Song to the Moon alongside the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2017 comes to Great Performances with a fairy tale theme and special guest Renée Fleming Friday, August 18 at 9PM on PBS.

Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2017

About the Concert

Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2017 Comes to Great Performances  With a Fairy Tale Theme And Special Guest Renée Fleming Friday, August 18 at 9PM on PBS Christoph Eschenbach returns for the second time to conduct a varied program of works from “Sleeping Beauty” to “Hansel and Gretel” to “Harry Potter” Led for the second time […]

Dudamel Conducts Tangos Under the Stars with the LA Phil

5 Things You May Not Know About Gustavo Dudamel

Music runs in the family, he’s the son of a trombonist and a voice teacher. The character of Rodrigo in Amazon’s Mozart in the Jungle was based, in part, on Dudamel. He also has made a guest appearance in the show! On 1 January 2017, Dudamel conducted the Vienna Philharmonic in their traditional New Year’s Day Concert. […]

Dudamel Conducts Tangos Under the Stars with the LA Phil

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Gustavo Dudamel accents the colors, rhythms, and passion of music by leading composers from Argentina in this invigorating evening under the stars — recorded at the Hollywood Bowl in August. Dudamel Conducts Tangos Under the Stars with the LA Phil premieres on Friday March 31 at 9PM on PBS (check local listings).

Dudamel Conducts Tangos Under the Stars with the LA Phil

14 Fun Facts About Dudamel Conducts Tangos

Dudamel Conducts Tangos Under the Stars with the LA Phil at the Hollywood Bowl Premieres on Friday, March 31 at 9PM on PBS (check local listings) Harry Forbes, the marketing director at WNET and Great Performances, shares fun facts about Gustavo Dudamel, the Los Angeles Phil Harmonic, The Hollywood Bowl and composers Astor Piazzolla, Alberto Ginastera, […]

Peter & the Wolf

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Sergei Prokofiev wrote Peter and the Wolf in 1936 to introduce children to classical music. In this lesson, melodies from Peter and the Wolf are used to introduce students to pitch, rhythm and meter. Students also explore melodic shape using movement and drawing to represent melodies. Grade Levels: 4-6 (ages 9-11) Time Allotment: One to […]