Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations

Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations

Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic performed a historic concert at the United Nations yesterday, paying tribute to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on the conclusion of his ten-year term and welcoming his successor, António Guterres. The concert in the UN General Assembly Hall - the Philharmonic's 13th in collaboration with the UN - was attended by UN delegates, UN staff, and cultural ambassadors, and featured Beethoven's Fifth Symphony and Mozart's Clarinet Concerto, spotlighting Principal Clarinet Anthony McGill.

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Photo Credit: Chris Lee

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Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic at United Nations, 12/14/16. Photo by Chris Lee

Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic at United Nations, 12/14/16. Photo by Chris Lee

Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic at United Nations, 12/14/16. Photo by Chris Lee

Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic at United Nations, 12/14/16. Photo by Chris Lee

Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic at United Nations, 12/14/16. Photo by Chris Lee

Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic at United Nations, 12/14/16. Photo by Chris Lee

Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic at United Nations, 12/14/16. Photo by Chris Lee

Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic at United Nations, 12/14/16. Photo by Chris Lee

Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic at United Nations, 12/14/16. Photo by Chris Lee

Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic at United Nations, 12/14/16. Photo by Chris Lee

Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic at United Nations, 12/14/16. Photo by Chris Lee

Photo Flash: Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Perform at United Nations
Alan Gilbert conducts the New York Philharmonic at United Nations, 12/14/16. Photo by Chris Lee

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