Program notes provide additional insight into the works and artists performing on each concert. You can read them in advance, when you arrive at your performance, or after your concert to learn more about your program.

James M. Keller is the program annotator of the New York Philharmonic

November 15-17, The Blue Danube
DVOŘÁK  Carnival Overture 
MARTINŮ  Violin Concerto No. 1 
J. STRAUSS II  The Gypsy Baron Overture, Hail to Hungary!, On the Beautiful Blue Danube, At the Hunt, In Krapfen's Woods, Thunder and Lightning
JOS. STRAUSS  The Dragonfly

November 7-8 & 10, Beethoven and Schubert 
SCHUBERT  Symphony No. 5
SCHUBERT / Orch. Reinecke  The Shepherd on the Rock  
BEETHOVEN  Symphony No. 4 

October 31, November 1-3, Rachmaninoff's Symphonic Dances and Barber
KORNGOLD  Much Ado About Nothing Suite
BARBER  Violin Concerto 
RACHMANINOFF  Symphonic Dances  

October 27, Saturday Matinee: Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 4
MENDELSSOHN  String Quintet No. 2
TCHAIKOVSKY  Symphony No. 4 

October 25-27, Gil Shaham and Tchaikovsky
BORODIN  In the Steppes of Central Asia 
PROKOFIEV  Violin Concerto No. 1 
TCHAIKOVSKY  Symphony No. 4 

October 16-20, The Red Violin in Concert Featuring Joshua Bell
John CORIGLIANO  The Red Violin (score performed live to complete film)

October 10-13, The Art of Andriessen: Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
RACHMANINOFF  Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
SIBELIUS  Symphony No. 2 

October 7, Sound ON: Going Dutch (Appel Room, Jazz at Lincoln Center)
Louis ANDRIESSEN  Image de Moreau, Hout, Symphony for Open Strings
Martijn PADDING  Mordants 
Vanessa LANN  The Key to the Fourteenth Vision 

September 27-28, Bruckner's Symphony No. 8
Conrad TAO  Everything Must Go 
BRUCKNER  Symphony No. 8

September 21-22 & 25, Trifonov, Beethoven, and The Rite of Spring 
Ashley FURE  Filament 
BEETHOVEN  Piano Concerto No. 5, Emperor
STRAVINSKY  The Rite of Spring 

September 20, Opening Gala Concert: New York, Meet Jaap
Ashley FURE  Filament 
RAVEL  Piano Concerto in G major
STRAVINSKY  The Rite of Spring 

Sept 14-15, The Art of the Score: 2001: A Space Odyssey  
VARIOUS  2001: A Space Odyssey (score performed live to complete film; includes selections by Ligeti, R. Strauss, J. Strauss II, and Khachaturiian)

Sept 12-13, The Art of the Score: There Will Be Blood
Jonny GREENWOOD  There Will Be Blood (score performed live to complete film)