CARNEGIE HALL LAUNCHES ITS 2022–2023 SEASON WITH
OPENING NIGHT GALA FEATURING
YANNICK NÉZET-SÉGUIN & THE PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA
ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29
Performance Includes Daniil Trifonov as Soloist in
Liszt’s Piano Concerto No. 1
Concert to Be Heard Worldwide on Carnegie Hall Live,
Kicking Off Season-Long Broadcast and Digital Series
on WQXR 105.9 and WQXR.org
Yannick Nézet-Séguin by Hans van der Woerd, Daniil Trifonov by Dario Acosta / DG
(NEW YORK, NY; August 29, 2022)—Carnegie Hall celebrates the start of its 2022–2023 season with an Opening Night Gala concert on Thursday, September 29 at 7:00 p.m. featuring The Philadelphia Orchestra conducted by Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin. Acclaimed pianist Daniil Trifonov is the soloist for this special evening, performing Liszt’s Piano Concerto No. 1. Also on the program is Ravel’s La valse, Gabriela Lena Frank’s “Chasqui” from Leyendas: An Andean Walkabout, and Dvořák’s Symphony No. 8 rounding out the festive evening.
This Opening Night performance will be heard live by listeners around the world, launching the twelfth annual Carnegie Hall Live broadcast and digital series. Produced by WQXR and Carnegie Hall and co-hosted by WQXR’s Jeff Spurgeon, the concert will be broadcast on WQXR 105.9 FM in New York and streamed online at wqxr.org and carnegiehall.org/wqxr.