The New York Philharmonic This Week
The New York Philharmonic This Week, the Orchestra’s weekly national and international radio series is hosted by Actor Alec Baldwin and includes conversations with Philharmonic musicians, conductors, and guest artists.
The two-hour broadcasts are produced by the Philharmonic and syndicated to hundreds of outlets by the WFMT Radio Network.
Host - Alec Baldwin
Alec Baldwin (Artistic Advisor of THE ART OF THE SCORE) is the Radio Host of the New York Philharmonic. Since 1980 Mr. Baldwin has appeared in numerous productions on stage, in films, and on television. He has received a Tony nomination (A Streetcar Named Desire, 1992), an Oscar nomination (The Cooler, 2004), and has won two Emmy Awards, three Golden Globes, and seven consecutive Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series for his role on NBC’s 30 Rock. His films include The Hunt for Red October, Glengarry Glen Ross, Malice, The Edge, It’s Complicated, Blue Jasmine, Still Alice,and Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation, among many others. Alec Baldwin earned a bachelor of fine arts degree from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts in 1994, and received an honorary doctorate in 2010. He is co-chairman of the Board of the Hamptons International Film Festival. Mr. Baldwin has two daughters, Ireland Elliese Baldwin and Carmen Gabriela Baldwin, and a son, Rafael Thomas Baldwin. He is married to Hilaria Thomas Baldwin. In 2016 Mr. Baldwin is hosting a summer package of episodes of Match Game, the classic television game show, the proceeds of which Mr. Baldwin and his wife will donate to charity.
Saturday 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.