New York--Concerts and Musical Shows
May 29--June 2, 2014
The catalyst for my going to NY was to attend a performance of the Budapest Festival Orchestra with
Iván Fischer, conductor. I was not disappointed.
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Avery Fisher Hall--Lincoln Center
Iván Fischer, Conductor
Garrick Ohlsson, Piano
All Dvorák Program--June 1, 2014
Slavonic Dances, Op. 72 (1886-87)
Piano Concerto in G minor (1876)
Legend No. 6 (1881)
Symphony No. 8 in G major (1889)
Mr. Fischer acknowledges the orchestra...
Garrick Ohlsson acknowledges the enthusiastic audience...
John Pizzarelli Quartet with special guest
Appel Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center
May 31, 2014
Appel Room-Jazz at Lincoln Center
John and Jane played and sang all the old standards.
I also attended two Broadway musicals...
After Midnight--May 31--matinée
Newsies--May 31--evening performance
Rockefeller Center--a tourist's delight