New York Philharmonic Opening Night Gala


Episode Info

The New York Philharmonic opens its 163rd season with Beethoven's "Violin Concerto" (Maxim Vengerov is the soloist) and Dvorak's Ninth Symphony ("From the New World"). The Czech composer wrote this E-minor symphony on a commission from the Philharmonic in 1893. Beverly Sills is the host at New York's Avery Fisher Hall.