2017 Season

Opera and Vocal

Opera and Vocal

July 25–August 20

Mozart’s Don Giovanni and Schubert’s Winterreise come alive in visionary stagings, plus Les Arts Florissants and a vibrant opening program featuring the Young People’s Chorus of New York City that captures the enlightened spirit of Mozart’s time. Learn More 

Budapest Festival Orchestra

Don Giovanni

August 17, 19-20

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

A provocative staging of Mozart’s opera overflowing with musical revelations and dramatic innovation. Learn More 

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Budapest Festival Orchestra

Don Giovanni

August 17, 19-20

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

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Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

August 18–19

David Geffen Hall

Violinist Gil Shaham performs Tchaikovsky’s magnificent concerto, plus music by Prokofiev and Mozart. Learn More 

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Past Events

The Singing Heart

David Geffen Hall

An exuberant evening of symphony and song illuminating a hopeful future through the spirit of youth. Learn More 

Les Arts Florissants

Alice Tully Hall

An all-Charpentier program of profound spiritual power and luminous force. Learn More 

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra: Beethoven and Schubert

David Geffen Hall

Jeremy Denk performs Beethoven’s Fourth Piano Concerto; Edward Gardner conducts Schubert’s Fifth Symphony. Learn More 

Panel Discussion: Mozart the Wunderkind

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

Foremost Mozart experts illuminate the early years of history’s most famous child prodigy. Learn More 

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra: “Paris” Symphony

David Geffen Hall

A colorful journey from Istanbul to Paris featuring the virtuosic Sō Percussion. Learn More 

Sō Percussion

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

The musical and theatrical possibilities of percussion are infinite. Learn More 

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra: Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony

David Geffen Hall

A highly anticipated New York debut from pianist Beatrice Rana in this all-Beethoven program. Learn More 

Ksenija Sidorova, accordion

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

The accordion virtuoso deftly unleashes the full expressive range of the instrument. Learn More 

Franz Peter Schubert: The Greatest Love and the Greatest Sorrow

Walter Reade Theater

A vivid portrait of the last 20 months of Schubert’s life. Learn More 

Schubertiade Remix

David Rubenstein Atrium

A radical, cross-genre tribute to one of history’s greatest composers and partyers. Learn More 

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra: Bell and Isserlis Play Brahms

David Geffen Hall

Joshua Bell and Steven Isserlis play Brahms’s Double Concerto; Andrew Manze leads Mendelssohn’s “Reformation” Symphony. Learn More 

Joshua Bell, violin, Steven Isserlis, cello, Ana-Maria Vera, piano

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

Three matchless virtuosos, gorgeous music, and endless city views. Learn More 

Danish String Quartet

Alice Tully Hall

One of today’s most impressive string quartets delivers an exhilarating all-Beethoven program. Learn More 

Danish String Quartet

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

The acclaimed quartet performs original arrangements of Nordic folk music. Learn More 

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra: Beethoven Violin Concerto

David Geffen Hall

Thomas Zehetmair plays Beethoven’s Violin Concerto; Andrew Manze conducts Mozart’s 40th Symphony. Learn More 

Pedja Muzijevic

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

Hear Haydn in a vibrant new way. Learn More 

The Dark Mirror: Zender’s Winterreise

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

An enthralling tribute to Schubert’s genius directed by Netia Jones and featuring tenor Ian Bostridge. Learn More 

The Dark Mirror: Zender’s Winterreise

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

An enthralling tribute to Schubert’s genius directed by Netia Jones and featuring tenor Ian Bostridge. Learn More 

Víkingur Ólafsson

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

Icelandic piano star Vikingur Ólafsson performs Phillip Glass’s Etudes alongside Bach’s Partita No. 6. Learn More 

How Forests Think

Merkin Concert Hall

Learn to listen to the earth in immersive works by Pauline Oliveros, Anna Thorvaldsdottir, and Liza Lim. Learn More 

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra: Brahms Symphony No. 1

David Geffen Hall

An homage to Clara Schumann’s influence on her husband and Brahms featuring pianist Kirill Gerstein. Learn More 

Trio Solisti

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

There’s no better reason to stay late than Schubert’s sublime Piano Trio (D.898). Learn More 

Kirill Gerstein

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

Gerstein conjures the fantastical colors and impassioned poetry of Brahms’s Second Piano Sonata, plus dramatic music by Clara Schumann. Learn More