Art of the Song

Spellbinding recitals featuring works by Mahler, Beethoven, Strauss, and more, illuminated by the great voices of our time.

Art of the Song Events

Matthias Goerne
Photo by Caroline de Bon

Alice Tully Hall

A bountiful evening of Beethoven lieder, including “Adelaide,” “An die Hoffnung,” and his spellbinding song cycle An die ferne Geliebte. Learn More 

Barbara Hannigan
Photo by Elmer de Haas

Rose Theater, Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall

Soprano Barbara Hannigan and pianists Katia and Marielle Labèque shine bright in this staged production spanning nine centuries of song, directed by Netia Jones. Learn More 

Photo by Shervin Lainez


Lawrence Brownlee, tenor

Alice Tully Hall

Outstanding American tenor Lawrence Brownlee returns to his musical roots in this affecting recital of sacred and secular songs from his early years. Learn More 

Past Events

Christian Gerhaher, baritone

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Alice Tully Hall

The “foremost lieder singer of our time” presents an all-Mahler recital with “crystalline pianist” Gerold Huber (New York Times). Learn More 

Magdalena Kožená, mezzo-soprano

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Alice Tully Hall

Stunning Czech mezzo-soprano Magdalena Kožená inspires in this poetic evening of Shakespeare-influenced songs. Learn More 

Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Alice Tully Hall

“America’s favorite mezzo” Susan Graham (Gramophone) returns to the stage where she made her New York recital debut with a program that illuminates her... Learn More