Contemporary Classical

Experience the brilliance of a whole new generation of artists.

Contemporary Classical Events

Sō Percussion
Photo by Evan Monroe Chapman

David Geffen Hall

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

Sō Percussion
Photo by Claudia Hansen

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

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

International Contemporary Ensemble
Photo by Armen Elliott

International Contemporary Ensemble

Schubertiade Remix


David Rubenstein Atrium

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

Ian Bostridge in The Dark Mirror: Zender’s Winterreise
Photo by National Taichung Theater

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
Photo by Karolina Thorarensen

Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse

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

International Contemporary Ensemble
Photo by Carrie Schneider

International Contemporary Ensemble

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