Contemporary Classical

Experience the brilliance of a whole new generation of artists.

Contemporary Classical Events

Past Events

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra: “Paris” Symphony

August 1–2, 2017

David Geffen Hall

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

Sō Percussion

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

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

Schubertiade Remix

Monday, August 7, 2017

David Rubenstein Atrium

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

The Dark Mirror: Zender’s Winterreise

August 12–13, 2017

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

Saturday, August 12, 2017

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

Monday, August 14, 2017

Merkin Concert Hall

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