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On-Demand Video: WQXR Presents Avi Avital & the Venice Baroque Orchestra

Friday, March 13, 2015

Mandolinist Avi Avital performs works from his new album "Vivaldi" with the Venice Baroque Orchestra in The Greene Space.

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On-Demand Video: WQXR Presents An American in Paris Preview

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Watch a preview of the new New York staging of this Gershwin classic, including cast performances and a discussion with the creative team.

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The Greene Space

On-Demand Video: A Groupmuse Performance by Violinist Johnny Gandelsman

Monday, December 15, 2014

WQXR and Groupmuse teamed up to present an intimate performance featuring Brooklyn Rider violinist Johnny Gandelsman live in The Greene Space.

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Features

That's Me in the Corner, Talking to Kate Middleton

Thursday, December 11, 2014

When WQXR's Graham Parker got an invite to an event for creative Brits, two things stood out: the invitation said "Business Casual," and Will and Kate would be there. How'd it go?

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On-Demand Video: Discovering the Cosmology of Bach with On Being's Krista Tippett

Friday, November 07, 2014

In a live taping of On Being, Princeton's Bernard Chazelle talks with host Krista Tippett about Bach’s human and aesthetic virtues, and how he inspires our own.

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The Greene Space

On-Demand Video: WQXR Presents Lang Lang

Friday, October 24, 2014

Piano superstar Lang Lang returned to The Greene Space to perform and showcase the talents of young musicians from his Lang Lang International Music Foundation.

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On-Demand Video: WQXR Presents Welcome, Berliner Philharmoniker

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

In advance of the Berliner Philharmoniker's kick-off to the new Carnegie Hall season, WQXR hosted an evening featuring special previews and a performance by the Varian String Quartet.

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The Greene Space

On-Demand Video: WQXR Presents Joshua Bell

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Superstar violinist Joshua Bell returned to The Greene Space to celebrate the release of his newest recording, Bach.

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On-Demand Video: WQXR Presents Summer Arts Institute Concert

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

New York City public high school students filled The Greene Space with beautiful music on July 24, 2014, playing a free concert with instruments donated in last spring's WQXR Instrument Drive

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Schoolbook

The Sound of Gratitude

Thursday, July 24, 2014

WNYC

High school students played beautiful music in our performance space, using instruments donated through WQXR's instrument drive.

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The Greene Space

On-Demand Video: WQXR Presents Guitarist Miloš

Thursday, July 17, 2014

The award-winning guitarist Miloš joined us for an intimate concert and conversation on July 14, 2014, performing favorites from the Spanish classical guitar repertoire.

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The Greene Space

On-Demand Video: WQXR Presents Superstar Tenor Juan Diego Flórez

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

WQXR welcomed superstar tenor Juan Diego Flórez to The Greene Space on Sunday, May 4 - his only New York solo appearance this season.

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Five Years in The Greene Space

Friday, April 25, 2014

The Greene Space at WNYC/WQXR is celebrating five years as New York Public Radio's open gathering place! 

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Schoolbook

Accordions, Clarinets and a Xylophone for City Schools

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

WXQR listeners donated about 2,500 instruments.

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On-Demand Video: The Chiara Quartet Plays By Heart

Monday, March 24, 2014

On March 21, WQXR presented the award-winning Chiara String Quartet in a concert performed completely by heart and without relying on any printed sheet music. 

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Bill de Blasio; Herbalife; Midterm Election Politics; Preventing Sex Trafficking

Monday, March 24, 2014

Mayor de Blasio gave a major speech yesterday in which he tried to contextualize his stance on charter schools. He follows up with an interview live on WNYC. Then: New York Times reporter Alexandra Stevenson explains the questionable role of a hedge fund billionaire in trying to bring down nutritional supplement company Herbalife, which is now under official investigation. Plus: a look a midterm elections politics; and a consultant for AMBER alert and survivor of child trafficking talks about cultural factors that enable the commercial exploitation of children in the United States.

NYPR Archives & Preservation

Who Likes Good Music?*

Monday, March 17, 2014

The following essay was written for the December, 1942  WQXR Program Guide by the Elliott M. Sanger, Executive Vice President  and Co-founder of the Interstate Broadcasting Company, Inc., WQXR's owner.

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On-Demand Video: WQXR Presents Pianist Nobuyuki Tsujii

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

The Japanese pianist Nobuyuki Tsujii gave a rare and exclusive performance in The Greene Space on January 14. 

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On-Demand Video: 2014 Gilmore Artist Rafał Blechacz Performs Live in The Greene Space

Thursday, January 09, 2014

On January 8, 2014, Polish pianist Rafał Blechacz was named the recipient of the prestigious Gilmore Artist Award, one of the classical music world's most distinguished honors and one given only every four years.

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On-Demand Video: WNYC & WQXR's radio play of A Christmas Carol

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

It's become a beloved holiday tradition - our annual radio play of A Christmas Carol featuring hosts from WNYC and WQXR. 

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