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NY Philharmonic: Saint-Saëns and Rachmaninoff at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

https://nyphil.org/concerts-tickets/1718/saint-saens-and-rachmaninoff

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

The Philharmonic explores the soaring melodies, expansive harmonies, and shattering climaxes of Rachmaninoff’s Third Symphony. And Concertmaster Frank Huang is the soloist in Saint-Saëns’s Violin Concerto No. 3, with its dazzling flights into the stratosphere of the violin’s register and ...

NY Philharmonic: Saturday Matinee — Rachmaninoff’s Third Symphony at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

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10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Looking for the perfect way to unwind after the Thanksgiving holiday? Spend your Saturday afternoon with the Philharmonic, savoring the soaring melodies, expansive harmonies, shattering climaxes, and powerful Dies irae rumblings of Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 3. Musicians from the ...

NY Philharmonic: Ax, Mozart & Brahms at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

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10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Edo de Waart leads Brahms’s genial Second Symphony. Magnificent horn calls open the work, cascading melodies delight throughout, and the finale drives home with brass ablaze. Emanuel Ax is the soloist in Mozart’s piano concerto No. 20. And the Orchestra premieres music by the celebrated Bent ...

Celebrate The Holiday With The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

ZEALnyc, November 22, 2017 On Thursday, November 23, 2017 at 9 a.m. the 91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will begin its familiar route through the streets of New York. More than 8,000 people will participate in the parade, including clowns, balloon handlers and marching bands, while 3.5 million people line ...

Review: 'Home For The Holidays' Provides a Seasonal Lift

By Megan Wrappe, Contributing Writer, November 22, 2017 It's the time of year when holiday-themed shows are popping up all over town, and with the Christmas Spectacular already underway at Radio City Music Hall, the newest addition to the traditional Christmas show lineup, Home For the Holidays, ...

Review: The Barrow Group's 'Muswell Hill' Scales the Heights

By Justin Sharon, Contributing Writer, November 21, 2017 In this, the week we give thanks for New World bounties and pioneering pilgrims who fled the mother country, it's as if the English never left. Last week a Downton Abbey exhibition opened on 57th Street and last night, 21 ...

Tanglewood Prepares For A Centennial Summer Celebrating Lenny

By Brian Taylor, Contributing Writer, November 21, 2017 New York City is enjoying a season bursting with Leonard Bernstein, as befitting his hundredth birthday, with everything from rare performances of art songs to various interpretations of the great “Kaddish” Symphony. But Bernstein had a significant presence at ...

Review: Arlo Guthrie Acknowledges The Past And Looks Toward The ...

By Doug Hall, Contributing Writer, November 21, 2017 There was a very warm welcome awaiting Arlo Guthrie and his family when they took the stage at the Cabot Theater in Beverly, MA last Friday evening. While the atmosphere of the small, intimate setting of the recently renovated 1920...

Review: A Magical ‘Brigadoon’ at Encores! City Center

By Christopher Caggiano, Contributing Writer, November 20, 2017 Whatever happened to Brigadoon? Not the place, the musical. Yeah, the place supposedly comes back every 100 years, but it was beginning to look like a century might pass before we saw the musical again in a full-scale professional production. ...

Review: Female-Centric Programming Takes Center Stage with the New York ...

By Megan Wrappe, Contributing Writer, November 20, 2017 Women have always been huge contributors to the arts, from celebrated costume designers, to award-winning writers, directors and producers. This past Friday the New York Pops chose to honor the musical side of the equation with its concert Women ...

Art Break: Another Side of Louise Bourgeois on Display at ...

By A. E. Colas, Contributing Writer, November 20, 2017 Although Louise Bourgeois is known as a sculptor, she was also an accomplished artist in the areas of drawing, painting and printing. Less known are her works in textiles, often done in collaboration with other artists. Now on ...

Review: Benjamin Grosvenor Dazzles In Recital at 92nd Street Y

By Brian Taylor, Contributing Writer, November 17, 2017 Hailed as a child prodigy who has gone on to a promising solo career, British concert pianist Benjamin Grosvenor dazzled New York audiences on Wednesday at the 92nd Street Y with an ambitious program both rangy and highly rewarding. ...

Review: The Mariinsky Orchestra With Its Massive Sound Is A ...

By Christopher Johnson, Contributing Writer, November 17, 2017 At least three things emerge from the Mariinsky Orchestra’s back-to-back concerts at Carnegie Hall this week. First, the Mariinsky is a world treasure. Second, Sergei Prokofiev is arguably the finest writer of music for orchestra since Hector Berlioz. ...

Violinist Alexi Kenney at Weill

Carnegie Hall

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Seventh Avenue at 57th Street, New York, NY 10019

The recipient of a 2016 Avery Fisher Career Grant, young violinist Alexi Kenney has been praised by The New York Times for “immediately drawing listeners in with his beautifully phrased and delicate playing.” Kenney has performed chamber music and concertos across the US and ...

New York Philharmonic Ensembles at Merkin Concert Hall

Merkin Concert Hall

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129 West 67th Street, New York, NY 10023

An Ensembles concert provides an intimate connection between musician and audience. Hear the individual talents that make up the Orchestra. Experience the passion and personality of the performers. And see how a small setting can make for a huge musical event. – NY Philharmonic

Ensemble Connect with Janáček, Schnyder and Tchaikovsky at Weill

Carnegie Hall

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The quality of its performances are outstanding, with an approach to a vast range of music—from centuries past to works written just days before a performance—that is open-minded and fresh. Ensemble Connect has established itself as one of the most exciting groups in New York. ...

Insights at the Atrium: “Inside the Orchestra: Yesterday, Today, and Imagining the Future”

David Rubenstein Atrium

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61 West Sixty-Second Street, New York, NY 10023

To mark the 175th anniversary of the New York Philharmonic’s first concert, on December 7, 1842, four generations of New York Philharmonic musicians — dating back to 1948 — will join Philharmonic Archivist / Historian Barbara Haws to reminisce about the Orchestra they joined; how it has ...

NY Philharmonic: Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony and Mozart at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

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10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Celebrate the Philharmonic’s 175th birthday with Alan Gilbert conducting Beethoven’s immortal Fifth Symphony. Rising from the unmistakable four-note opening, it transports us from tragedy to triumph, from darkness into the light. Featuring a virtuoso quartet of Philharmonic wind principals, ...

Violinist Janine Jansen And Friends Play Bartok, Szymanowski and Messiaen at Zankel

Carnegie Hall

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Different cultures and locales are remarkably vivid in these pulsing musical gems. Despite the initial request coming from Benny Goodman, Bartok’s Contrasts owes less to jazz and more to the pungent folk music of Eastern Europe—perhaps the influence of its co-commissioner, ...

Labadie Joins Orchestra of St. Luke’s at Carnegie Hall

Carnegie Hall

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Seventh Avenue at 57th Street, New York, NY 10019

Mozart brings the Classical symphony to a glorious apotheosis, while Beethoven heralds a new age of violin concertos. The “Jupiter”—Mozart’s final symphony—has grandeur in its opening movement, tenderness in its Andante, grace and wit in the Menuetto, and propulsive joy in ...

Baritone Andrei Bondarenko and Gary Matthewman with Tchaikovsky and more at Weill

Carnegie Hall

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Seventh Avenue at 57th Street, New York, NY 10019

The brief but beautiful songs of Tchaikovsky have the melodic richness and emotional power of his larger-scaled orchestral works and operas, while the chansons of Fauré, Saint-Saëns, and other French composers delight with their subtle charms. Andrei Bondarenko—a singer with “an ...

American Composers Orchestra with Premieres at Zankel Hall

Carnegie Hall

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Seventh Avenue at 57th Street, New York, NY 10019

The acclaimed new-music ensemble celebrates its 40th anniversary with two new works and a classic by Carnegie Hall’s Richard and Barbara Debs Composer’s Chair Philip Glass. Bryce Dessner’s Réponse Lutosławski is the creative fruit of his study of Lutosławski’s ...

Nézet-Séguin Returns to Carnegie with Philadelphia and Violinist Hilary Hahn

Carnegie Hall

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Seventh Avenue at 57th Street, New York, NY 10019

It’s a night of love, scandal, and drama. Bernstein’s Serenade, after by Plato’s Symposium, explores the nature of love; its essence is captured in lyrical music laced with virtuosic solo violin passages that simultaneously eschew and hint at the West Side Story style. Sexual ...

Janine Jansen Returns to Zankel with Shostakovich, Prokofiev and Rachmaninoff

Carnegie Hall

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Seventh Avenue at 57th Street, New York, NY 10019

Find sardonic humor, heart-on-the-sleeve emotions, and soaring melodies in a night of Russian chamber music. Shostakovich was just 17 when he composed his rarely performed Piano Trio No. 1. It flirts with older Russian music, but the composer’s trademark pungent harmonies, insistent ...

NY Philharmonic: Handel’s ‘Messiah’ at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

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10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

The Philharmonic’s performances of Messiah are without question the quintessential, ‘don’t-miss’ holiday event for music lovers. This is Handel’s inspired musical fireworks and some of the most glorious choral writing ever created, making this the undisputed favorite ...

NY Philharmonic: Holiday Brass at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

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10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

The New York Philharmonic Brass and Percussion will perform holiday favorites and works from the Baroque to the contemporary presided over by conductor / host / former Principal Trumpet Philip Smith. This season they are joined by trumpet player Doc Severinsen, who is celebrating his 90th ...

Mezzo-Soprano Sensation Jamie Barton Sings at Zankel

Carnegie Hall

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Seventh Avenue at 57th Street, New York, NY 10019

San Jose’s Mercury News asked a poignant question about Jamie Barton: “Is there anything this artist can’t sing?” Judging by her meteoric rise to the top tier of mezzo-sopranos, the answer is a resounding “no.” She has dazzled audiences around the world in operas that span ...

New York String Orchestra Plays Carnegie with Vivaldi, Mozart and Haydn

Carnegie Hall

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Seventh Avenue at 57th Street, New York, NY 10019

For more than 40 years, the young musicians of the New York String Orchestra have made Christmas Eve a time of joyous music making. This season, violinist Pamela Frank joins the orchestra with Jaime Laredo on viola for Mozart’s eloquent and virtuosic Sinfonia concertante in E-flat ...

NY Philharmonic: Pictures at an Exhibition and Bronfman at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

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10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Experience Musorgsky’s musical “gallery crawl” past ten whimsical drawing on display in Ravel’s glittering Pictures at an Exhibition — from the eerie Parisian “Catacombs” to “The Great Gate of Kiev’s” tumultuous pealing of bells in a grand finale. Also, superstar ...

New York String Orchestra Rings Out the Year at Carnegie

Carnegie Hall

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Seventh Avenue at 57th Street, New York, NY 10019

Rather than singing “Auld Lang Syne,” bid the old year adieu with great orchestral music performed by the New York String Orchestra. The legendary Richard Goode joins the orchestra for Mozart’s highly dramatic Piano Concerto No. 20. There’s also a new work by Gabriela Lena ...

NY Philharmonic: New Year’s Eve — Bernstein on Broadway at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

https://nyphil.org/concerts-tickets/1718/bernstein-on-broadway

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

From the dynamic rhythms of West Side Story to the brashness of sailors on leave in On the Town and the sweet duets of New York newcomers in Wonderful Town, Leonard Bernstein’s Broadway musicals ran the gamut. Our New Year’s Eve celebration toasts our beloved ...

Roomful of Teeth at Zankel Hall

Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall

https://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2018/1/11/0730/PM/Roomful-of-Teeth/

881 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Yodeling, rhythmic clicks, and throat singing with complex harmonies are just some of the techniques that Roomful of Teeth pull from its expansive vocal toolbox. Winners of the 2014 Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music / Small Ensemble Performance, the ensemble is committed to exploring ...

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Plays Wagner and Bruckner at Carnegie Hall

Brooklyn MuseumStern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall

https://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2018/1/18/0800/PM/Royal-Concertgebouw-Orchestra/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Parsifal, Wagner’s final opera, is a majestic work that reaches heavenly heights in its spiritually transcendent third act. Wagner was Bruckner’s idol, and the sweeping breadth and tonal language of the older composer inspired much of his music. At the time of his death, Bruckner had ...

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Plays Bruch and Mahler at Carnegie Hall

Carnegie Hall / Stern Auditorium

https://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2018/1/17/0800/PM/Royal-Concertgebouw-Orchestra/

57th Street and 7th Avenue

“It’s one of astonishing power and beauty,” said The New York Times of violinist Janine Jansen’s “full-bodied, polished-wood sound.” She is the soloist in one of the Romantic era’s great works: Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1. It is certainly a showpiece for the ...

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