Live from Lincoln Center: New York Philharmonic Gala with Yo-Yo Ma

Live from Lincoln Center: New York Philharmonic Gala with Yo-Yo Ma

Tuesday, December 31 at 8:00 p.m.

Celebrate a new year with the New York Philharmonic’s gala concert and guest cello soloist Yo-Yo Ma.

"Live From Lincoln Center" presents a special broadcast of the New York Philharmonic’s opening gala concert featuring music director Alan Gilbert and special guest cello soloist Yo-Yo Ma.

The concert, taped on September 25 at Avery Fisher Hall, will feature dance-inspired orchestral works, including Azul by Osvaldo Golijov, a cello concerto written for Ma; the world premiere of an arrangement of Astor Piazzolla’s La serie del Ángel by Octavio Brunetti, commissioned by the New York Philharmonic; and two classics by Maurice Ravel, Alborada del gracioso and Boléro.

Audra McDonald hosts the broadcast, which features interviews with Yo-Yo Ma and composer Osvaldo Golijov.