CARNEGIE HALL ARTIST AND PROGRAM UPDATE:
BRITISH CONDUCTOR DANIEL HARDING REPLACES DANIELE GATTI LEADING THE ROYAL CONCERTGEBOUW ORCHESTRA IN TWO BACK-TO-BACK CONCERTS AT CARNEGIE HALL ON FEBRUARY 14 AND 15, 2019
Schumann’s Manfred Overture Replaces Weber’s Overture to Oberon on February 14; Program for February 15 Concert with Pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard Remains Unchanged
(New York, NY) Carnegie Hall today announced that British conductor Daniel Harding will return to Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage to lead Amsterdam’s renowned Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in two back-to-back concerts in February, as part of the orchestra’s spring 2019 US tour. Maestro Harding, who last appeared at Carnegie Hall in 2008, replaces Daniele Gatti for these February performances.
On Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 8:00 p.m., Maestro Harding leads members of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra alongside members of the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America, in a performance of Schumann’s Manfred Overture (this work replaces the previously announced overture to Oberon by Weber). The rest of the program remains unchanged and includes Mozart’s Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550, and Brahms’s Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 98.