New York Philharmonic Lecture, November 2009
Thomas Hampson was the inaugural Mary and James G. Wallach Artist-in-Residence, holding the position during the New York Philharmonic’s 2009-2010 season.
NY Phil. Lecture, November 2009
Thomas Hampson gives the lecture: “Listening to Thought: Vienna’s Paradigm Shift.” In the lecture, the first in a series of three from the 2009-2010 New York Philharmonic concert season, Hampson discusses Alexander Zemlinsky’s “Lyric Symphony,” its relationship to other musical works at the time, and the influence of the Indian writer Rabindranath Tagore on Western art music.