Join us for the newly expanded Mostly Mozart Festival featuring a thrilling slate of international dance, theater, and classical music.

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July 12–13, 2018

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

A mesmerizing work with choreography by Lucinda Childs, music by John Adams, and set by Frank Gehry. Learn More 

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Saturday, July 14, 2018

Bruno Walter Auditorium

Who is the greater genius, Shakespeare or Mozart? Learn More 

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Sunday, July 15, 2018

Walter Reade Theater

Rare documentary and performance footage of an American musical icon. Learn More 

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

Bernstein MASS

A Theater Piece for Singers, Players and Dancers

(New York production premiere)

July 17–18, 2018

David Geffen Hall

Over 200 performers bring Bernstein's eclectic creation to life in this bold, fully staged production. Learn More 

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Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

Bernstein MASS

A Theater Piece for Singers, Players and Dancers

(New York production premiere)

July 17–18, 2018

David Geffen Hall

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Music | Theater

The Creation

La Fura dels Baus

(North American production premiere)

July 19–20, 2018

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

Experience Haydn's Enlightenment-era oratorio as an immersive theatrical experience. Learn More 

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Music | Theater

The Creation

La Fura dels Baus

(North American production premiere)

July 19–20, 2018

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

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Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

July 20–21, 2018

Alice Tully Hall

Conductor Thomas Dausgaard and pianist Francesco Piemontesi join the Festival Orchestra for works by Mendelssohn and Mozart. Learn More 

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July 21–25, 2018

David H. Koch Theater

Shakespeare’s tragedy is transposed to feudal Japan in director Yukio Ninagawa’s legendarily beautiful production. Learn More 

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Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

July 24–25, 2018

David Geffen Hall

The Festival Orchestra celebrates the French-American connection with pianist Emanuel Ax and music by Bernstein, Mozart, and Gershwin. Learn More 

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A Little Night Music

A Little Night Music

Emanuel Ax, piano

Friedrich Heinrich Kern and Philipp Marguerre, glass harmonicas

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

Beloved pianist Emanuel Ax leads this magical, mystical late-night recital of music for piano and glass harmonica. Learn More 

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

July 27–28, 2018

David Geffen Hall

Early-music star Richard Egarr leads the Festival Orchestra from the keyboard in this program of sparkling Baroque jewels. Learn More 

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A Little Night Music

A Little Night Music

Virtuoso Vivaldi

Helicon Ensemble
Avi Stein, artistic director

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

An exhilarating late-night set by an ensemble of Baroque all-stars. Learn More 

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Sunday, July 29, 2018

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

An illuminating talk by some of the world's foremost Mozart experts.  Learn More 

Free

Chamber Music

Emerson String Quartet

Nokuthula Ngwenyama, guest viola 

Monday, July 30, 2018

Alice Tully Hall

An invigorating evening with one of the all-time great string quartets, featuring music by Purcell, Bach, Mozart, and Mendelssohn. Learn More 

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

July 31–August 1, 2018

David Geffen Hall

The violin star plays Bruch's beloved violin concerto on a program that also includes Brahms's sunlit Symphony No. 2. Learn More 

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A Little Night Music

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine, gorgeous city views, and a glimpse of the next generation of classical music superstars. Learn More 

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Thursday, August 2, 2018

Bruno Walter Auditorium

Composers Courtney Bryan, Ashley Fure, George Lewis, and Michael Pisaro talk creative process and the future of classical music. Learn More 

Free
International Contemporary Ensemble

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College

A fascinating exploration of the piano and technology featuring music by John Adams, Courtney Bryan, and George Lewis. Learn More 

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

August 3–4, 2018

David Geffen Hall

Conductor and pianist Christian Zacharias and soprano Rosa Feola illuminate Mozart’s passion for Prague and its people. Learn More 

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A Little Night Music

Friday, August 3, 2018

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

A revered Czech quartet explores Mozart’s time in Prague. Learn More 

A Little Night Music

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

The eloquent pianist returns to the Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse for another one of his legendary late-night recitals. Learn More 

International Contemporary Ensemble

International Contemporary Ensemble

The Force of Things

An Opera for Objects

(New York premiere)

August 6–8, 2018

Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, Brooklyn

In their acclaimed music-theater piece, composer Ashley Fure and architect Adam Fure give voices and soul to the inanimate. Learn More 

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International Contemporary Ensemble

The Force of Things

An Opera for Objects

(New York premiere)

August 6–8, 2018

Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, Brooklyn

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Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

August 7–8, 2018

David Geffen Hall

The 17-year-old violinist Daniel Lozakovich joins Louis Langrée and the Festival Orchestra in this exuberantly youthful program. Learn More 

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A Little Night Music

A Little Night Music

Lyrics by Shakespeare

New York Festival of Song

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

With wit, wisdom, and music, the New York Festival of Song digs into the Bard’s influence on music at this special late-night salon. Learn More 

International Contemporary Ensemble

Thursday, August 9, 2018

David Rubenstein Atrium

Seat yourself in the middle of 100 performers and let yourself be submerged in Michael Pisaro's music at this free performance. Learn More 

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Dance

Mark Morris Dance Group

I Don’t Want to Love 
Love Song Waltzes 
The Trout (World premiere)

August 9–12, 2018

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

Witness the singular choreographer’s new dance set to Schubert. Learn More 

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Dance

Mark Morris Dance Group

I Don’t Want to Love 
Love Song Waltzes 
The Trout (World premiere)

August 9–12, 2018

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

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Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

August 10–11, 2018

David Geffen Hall

Louis Langrée, the Festival Orchestra, and an exceptional lineup of guest artists present a transcendent all-Mozart program. Learn More 

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A Little Night Music

Friday, August 10, 2018

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

Enjoy complimentary wine and views at this effervescent, late-night soirée featuring music by Debussy, Mozart, and Poulenc. Learn More 

Music

In the Name of the Earth

(World premiere)

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Harlem Meer, Central Park

Celebrate our planet and our community in this world premiere choral work by Pulitzer Prize–winning composer John Luther Adams. Learn More 

Free