Carnegie Hall tickets 19 February 2025 - Yuja Wang (Piano) and Víkingur Ólafsson (Piano) | GoComGo.com

Yuja Wang (Piano) and Víkingur Ólafsson (Piano)

Carnegie Hall, New York, USA
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Important Info
Type: Classical Concert
City: New York, USA
Starts at: 20:00

E-tickets: Print at home or at the box office of the event if so specified. You will find more information in your booking confirmation email.

You can only select the category, and not the exact seats.
If you order 2 or 3 tickets: your seats will be next to each other.
If you order 4 or more tickets: your seats will be next to each other, or, if this is not possible, we will provide a combination of groups of seats (at least in pairs, for example 2+2 or 2+3).

Cast
Performers
Creators
Composer: Arvo Pärt
Composer: Conlon Nancarrow
Composer: Dave Brubeck
Composer: Franz Schubert
Composer: György Ligeti
Composer: John Adams
Composer: Luciano Berio
Composer: Sergei Rachmaninoff
Programme
Luciano Berio: Wasserklavier" from Six Encores for Piano
Franz Schubert: Fantasie in F minor, D.940
György Ligeti: "Bewegung" from Three Pieces for Two Pianos
Dave Brubeck: Fuge from Points on Jazz
Conlon Nancarrow: Study no. 6 (arr. Thomas Adès)
John Adams: Hallelujah Junction
Arvo Pärt: Hymn to a Great City
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances, Op.45
Overview

Two of today’s most exciting pianists join forces for a wide-ranging program for two pianos and piano four hands. Individually, Yuja Wang and Víkingur Ólafsson constantly surpass even the loftiest expectations, earning worldwide renown while exploring some of the piano repertoire’s most formidable works.

With this new collaboration, they unlock a world of programmatic possibilities. Experience Rachmaninoff’s own two-piano arrangement of his Symphonic Dances; the breathtaking Fantasie by Schubert; Thomas Adès’s arrangement of one of Nancarrow’s “impossible” studies for player piano; and exhilarating works by innovators such as Brubeck, Ligeti, Berio, John Adams, and Arvo Pärt.

Venue Info

Carnegie Hall - New York
Location   57th Street and Seventh Avenue

Carnegie Hall is a concert venue in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, United States, located at 881 Seventh Avenue, occupying the east side of Seventh Avenue between West 56th Street and West 57th Street, two blocks south of Central Park.

Designed by architect William Burnet Tuthill and built by philanthropist Andrew Carnegie in 1891, it is one of the most prestigious venues in the world for both classical music and popular music. Carnegie Hall has its own artistic programming, development, and marketing departments, and presents about 250 performances each season. It is also rented out to performing groups. The hall has not had a resident company since 1962, when the New York Philharmonic moved to Lincoln Center's Philharmonic Hall (renamed Avery Fisher Hall in 1973 and David Geffen Hall in 2015).

Carnegie Hall has 3,671 seats, divided among its three auditoriums.

Carnegie Hall contains three distinct, separate performance spaces.

Carnegie Hall is one of the last large buildings in New York built entirely of masonry, without a steel frame; however, when several flights of studio spaces were added to the building near the turn of the 20th century, a steel framework was erected around segments of the building. The exterior is rendered in narrow Roman bricks of a mellow ochre hue, with details in terracotta and brownstone. The foyer avoids typical 19th century Baroque theatrical style with the Florentine Renaissance manner of Filippo Brunelleschi's Pazzi Chapel: white plaster and gray stone form a harmonious system of round-headed arched openings and Corinthian pilasters that support an unbroken cornice, with round-headed lunettes above it, under a vaulted ceiling. The famous white and gold auditorium interior is similarly restrained. The firm of Adler & Sullivan of Chicago, noted for the acoustics of their theaters, were hired as consultant architects though their contributions are not known.

Important Info
Type: Classical Concert
City: New York, USA
Starts at: 20:00
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