S37 Ep2: New York Philharmonic Opening Gala with Itzhak Perl

Aired: 9/26/2012 | 1:26:46 | Episode
Alan Gilbert leads the New York Philharmonic in a gorgeous rendition of Respighi's "Fountains of Rome" and "Pines of Rome." Featured violinist Itzhak Perlman joins the orchestra to perform five of his favorite pieces, including Massenet's Meditation from "Thaïs" and the Theme from "Schindler's List." We also spend some time with our Maestro and our soloist outside of Lincoln Center.