Guide to classical music, opera and dance in New York City

New York City is home to the famous Carnegie Hall as well as the complex of buildings that make up the Lincoln Center including the Metropolitan Opera, the David Geffen Hall, (where the New York Philharmonic perform), the Juilliard School and several more. To find out what's on here and across the city our New York City page is the one to bookmark.
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New York CityBeethoven Birthday Fund Raiser for the Music Conservatory of Puerto Rico

Beethoven
Kariné Poghosyan; Unknown

New York CityAdrian Daurov, Cello

New York CityMusic Before 1800: Constantinople

Monteverdi, Strozzi, Landi, Kapsperger
Ensemble Constantinople

New York CityJupiter Symphony Chamber Players: Gifted Organists

Mozart, Jongen, Prokofiev, Saint-Saëns
Karl Kramer; Maxim Lando; Josef Špaček jr; Paul Neubauer; Zlatomir Fung

New York CityJamie Barton & Kathleen Kelly

Haydn, Bell, Larsen, Ravel, Debussy, Schoenberg, Strauss R.
Jamie Barton; Kathleen Kelly

New York CityNew York String Orchestra

Vivaldi, Mozart, Haydn
New York String Orchestra; Jaime Laredo; Pamela Frank
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Met's revival of Figaro as relevant today as ever

Under elegant leadership of conductor Harry Bicket, the Met's revival of the "Marriage of Figaro" succeeds with a strong ensemble of cast.
****1
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Balancing longueurs and invention

Three works performed by the Philadelphia Orchestra and Yannick Nézet-Séguin included few novel musical ideas relative to their lengths.
***11
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Unbelievable harmony at Carnegie Hall

Starting her Perspectives series, Janine Jansen invited three outstanding musicians to join her in 20th century repertoire.
*****
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A mighty second cast for Met’s Norma revival

The winter revival of the Met’s opening night Norma brought a new conductor and new stars in the main two female roles.
****1
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A world première and standard repertoire

An able interpreter of the Romantic repertoire, Emanuel Ax has an innate elegance of tone and gesture that make him an ideal interpreter of Mozart's D minor Concerto.
***11
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Metropolitan Opera pays tribute to Hvorostovsky

The Met Opera's concert performance of Verdi's Requiem was an emotional tribute to Dmitri Hvorostovsky. 
***11
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