Mostly Mozart Festival on WQXR

Joseph Boulogne: The Chevalier of Music and Revolution

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

A retrospective of the too often untold story of the extraordinary African-French composer and violinist Joseph Boulogne (“Chevalier de Saint-Georges“), whose artistic excellence and virtuosity matched any of his contemporaries, Haydn and Mozart among them.

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As a summery treat, we’re suggesting a drink pairing for each evening’s featured broadcast. For this broadcast, we recommend an Old Fashioned.

Performance Date

Premieres on Wednesday, August 12 at 8:00 pm ET

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American Express is the lead sponsor of the Mostly Mozart Festival. Additional support is provided by the Howard Gilman Foundation, The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, Inc., Tiger Baron Foundation, in loving memory of Ernest E. Tyrrasch and Friends of Mostly Mozart.

Corporate support is provided by Mitsui & Co. (U.S.A.), Inc.

Endowment support for the Mostly Mozart Festival is provided by Nancy Abeles Marks and Jennie L. and Richard K. DeScherer.

Public support is provided by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Thanks to Our Supporters