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May 22

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Shostakovich and Mendelssohn
Brahms, Tragische Ouverture - Tragic Overture for Orchestra, Op.81
Mendelssohn, Piano Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.25
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Semyon Bychkov, Conductor
Bertrand Chamayou, Piano
Tue 22 May at 18:00

YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, New York City

Joachim Stutschewsky and the Music of His World
Stutschewsky, Other (Chamber Music works)
Julian Schwarz, Cello
Marika Bournaki, Piano
Avi Nagin, Violin
Alec Manasse, Clarinet
Wed 23 May at 19:30

St Jean Baptiste Church, New York City

Clarion At 60: Haydn's Harmoniemesse
Haydn, Mass no. 14 in B flat major, "Harmoniemesse”, Hob XXII:14
Haydn, Te Deum in C, for the Empress Marie Therese
Clarion Choir
The Clarion Orchestra
Thu 24 May at 13:00

Trinity Church, Wall Street: Saint Paul's Chapel, New York City

Total Embrace: Leonard Bernstein at 100
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Bernstein, Halil
Foss, For Toru
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Novus NY
Julian Wachner, Conductor
May 24, 25 mat, 26

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Bychkov conducts An Alpine Symphony and Roomful of Teeth
Berio, Sinfonia for Eight Solo Voices and Orchestra
Strauss R., Eine Alpensinfonie (An Alpine Symphony), Op.64
Semyon Bychkov, Conductor
Roomful of Teeth
Thu 24 May at 19:30

Kaufman Center: Merkin Concert Hall, New York City

Israeli Chamber Project: Schubert & Barber with Soprano Sarah Shafer
Schubert, Four Songs from Goethe's "Wilhelm Meister", D.877 (Arranged by Aribert Reimann)
Barber, String Quartet, Op.11
Schubert, Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The Shepherd on the Rock), (W. Müller u. H. v. Chézy), D.965
Schubert, String Trio in B flat major, D.471
Schubert, Piano Trio "Notturno" in E flat major, D.897
Barber, Knoxville: Summer of 1915 (Arranged by Yuval Shapiro)
Sarah Shafer, Soprano
Yehonatan Berick, Violin
Kobi Malkin, Violin
Mark Holloway, Viola
Michal Korman, Cello
Tibi Cziger, Clarinet
Assaff Weisman, Piano
Thu 24 May at 19:30

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, New York City

“Cello Power” With Special Guest Artist Peter Wiley, Cello
Glazunov, Quintet for Strings in A major, Op.39
Mozart, String Quartet no. 22 in B flat major, K589
Schubert, String Quintet in C major, D.956
Manhattan Chamber Players
Peter Wiley, Cello
Sat 26 May at 18:00

Bargemusic, New York City

Pianist Misha Dichter in Concert with Violinist Mark Peskanov and Cellist Julian Schwarz
Schwarz, Three Duos for violin and cello (NY and World Premiere)
Schubert, Piano Trio no. 1 in B flat major D.898
Misha Dichter, Piano
Mark Peskanov, Violin
Julian Schwarz, Cello
Sun 27 May at 16:00

Bargemusic, New York City

Pianist Misha Dichter in Concert with Violinist Mark Peskanov and Cellist Julian Schwarz
Schwarz, Three Duos for violin and cello (NY and World Premiere)
Schubert, Piano Trio no. 1 in B flat major D.898
Misha Dichter, Piano
Mark Peskanov, Violin
Julian Schwarz, Cello
Sun 27 May at 20:00

Church of St Mary the Virgin, New York City

Thea Musgrave: A 90th Birthday Concert in NYC
Musgrave, The Voices of Our Ancestors (US premiere)
Musgrave, Dawn (US premiere)
Musgrave, Rorate Coeli
Musgrave, La Vida es Sueño (world premiere)
Musgrave, Simón Bolívar: Manuela's aria
Musgrave, Harriet, the Woman Called Moses: Duet and Lament
Musgrave, Mary, Queen of Scots: ensemble
The New York Virtuoso Singers
Nicholas Daniel, Oboe
Jenny Sandelin, Soprano
Jose Adan Perez, Baritone
Marsha Johnson, Soprano
Geraldine McMillian, Mezzo-soprano
Michael Fennelly, Piano
Mon 28 May at 20:00

Cathedral Church of St John the Divine, New York City

Annual Memorial Day Concert
Programme to be announced
Unknown
Wed 30 May at 20:00
Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major "Turkish", K219
Mahler, Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor
The Met Orchestra
Gianandrea Noseda, Conductor
James Ehnes, Violin
Thu 31 May at 20:00

Trinity Church, Wall Street: Saint Paul's Chapel, New York City

Total Embrace: Leonard Bernstein at 100
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Bernstein, Dybbuk Suite no. 2
Foss, Song of Anguish
Salonen, Mania, for cello and orchestra
Novus NY
Julian Wachner, Conductor
Thu 31 May at 20:00
Legato Arts Presents Pianist Maria Prinz in Carnegie Hall's Weill Recital Hall
Tchaikovsky, Les Saisons (The Seasons) for piano, Op.37a or Op.37b
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet - Ten Pieces for Piano, Op.75
Maria Prinz, Piano
Fri 1 Jun at 20:00

Trinity Church, Wall Street: Saint Paul's Chapel, New York City

Total Embrace: Leonard Bernstein at 100
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Wachner, Gaudé, an LB Anniversary for large orchestra
Bernstein, Other (Anniversaries for Orchestra)
Boulez, Cummings ist der Dichter
Berio, Sinfonia for Eight Solo Voices and Orchestra
Novus NY
Julian Wachner, Conductor
Sat 2 Jun at 13:00

Trinity Church, Wall Street: Saint Paul's Chapel, New York City

Total Embrace: Leonard Bernstein at 100
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Bernstein, Four Anniversaries
Lara Downes, Piano
Sat 2 Jun at 20:00

Trinity Church, Wall Street: Saint Paul's Chapel, New York City

Total Embrace: Leonard Bernstein at 100
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Mahler, Das klagende Lied ''Song of Lamentation" (revised version)
Salonen, Karawane
Bernstein, Symphony no. 3 "Kaddish"
Choir of Trinity Church Wall Street
Downtown Voices
Trinity Youth Chorus
Novus NY
Julian Wachner, Conductor
Sun 3 Jun at 13:30
Young Pianist Thomas Nickell and the Oistrakh Symphony of Chicago at Carnegie Hall's Zankel Hall, presented by the Alexander and Buono Foundation, June 3, 2018
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Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat major, Op.19
Liszt, Totentanz for piano and orchestra, S 126
Beethoven, Symphony no. 3 in E flat major "Eroica", Op.55 (No. 1 Allegro con brio)
Thomas Nickell, Piano
Oistrakh Symphony of Chicago
Mina Zikri, Conductor
Mon 4 Jun at 20:00 and 20:00
Tosca Opdam's Carnegie Hall Debut! Featuring works by Bach, Korngold, Debussy, Prokovief and world premiere by Robin de Raaff
Bach, Sonata for violin and keyboard no. 3 in E major, BWV1016
Korngold, Much Ado About Nothing, Op.11
Debussy, Violin Sonata in G minor
de Raaff, Violin Concerto no. 2 "North Atlantic Light" (World Premiere)
Prokofiev, Violin Sonata no. 2 in D major, Op.94a
Tosca Opdam, Violin
Victor Stanislavsky, Piano
Tue 5 Jun at 20:00
Mozart, Exsultate, jubilate, KV165: Alleluja
Mahler, Symphony no. 4 in G major
Ruggles, Evocations
The Met Orchestra
Michael Tilson Thomas, Conductor
Pretty Yende, Soprano
Thu 7 Jun at 19:30
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Kariné Poghosyan, Pianist, "New York Connection"
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Barber, Piano Sonata in E flat minor, Op.26
Khachaturian, Gayaneh: Lullaby (Arranged by Kariné Poghosyan)
Bartók, Piano Sonata Sz 80
Rachmaninov, Piano Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor, Op.36
Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue (Composer's Arrangement)
Kariné Poghosyan, Piano
Sun 10 Jun at 20:15

ShapeShifter Lab, New York City

Shawn Lawson and The Progression Ensemble: New works by Cook, Despard, Dilthey, Pritsker, Rothenberg and Skjelbred
Despard, Space Moving In, Space Moving Out
Cooper, Dan, Lullaby
Dilthey, Trio for Rocco
Skjelbred, The Thin line
Cook, Spectrum, for accordion, cello, guitar and electronics
Pritsker, If Her Waters Flow Not in Perpetual Progression
Pritsker, Causes Suite, for Ssolo accordion
Rothenberg, David, And One Day We'll Know Why Whales SIng (world premiere)
Rocco Anthony Jerry, Accordion
Michael Gilbert Ronstadt, Cello
Eric Despard, Guitar
Christopher Cook, Pre-recorded electronics
Shawn Lawson, Video Artist
Tue 12 Jun at 19:30

Central Park: Naumburg Bandshell, New York City

Ensemble LPR at the Naumburg Bandshell
Handler, Other (world premiere)
Musgrave, Aurora, for string orchestra
Corigliano, Concerto for Violin and Orchestra "The Red Violin"
Tchaikovsky, Serenade for strings in C major, Op.48
Debussy, Suite Bergamasque: Clair de lune
Ensemble LPR
Ankush Kumar Bahl, Conductor
Tessa Lark, Violin
Tue 26 Jun at 19:30

Central Park: Naumburg Bandshell, New York City

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra at the Naumburg Bandshell
Mendelssohn, A Midsummer Night's Dream incidental music, Op.61 (arr. Andreas Tarkmann)
Schoeck, Summer Night, Op.58, for string orchestra (New York Premiere)
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 11 in F minor, "Serioso", Op.95 (arr. Gustav Mahler)
Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Wed 27 Jun at 20:00
Legato Arts presents Margaret Cornils Luke, Flute, at Carnegie Hall's Weill Recital Hall
Franck, Violin Sonata in A major
Vivaldi, Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione, Op.8 no. 1-4 (The Four Seasons) (arr. James Galway, flute/piano)
Chopin, Ballade no. 1 in G minor, Op.23
Margaret Cornils Luke, Flute
Jeffrey Biegel, Piano
Tue 10 Jul at 19:30

Central Park: Naumburg Bandshell, New York City

A Far Cry at the Naumburg Bandshell
Mozart, Divertimento in F, "Salzburg Symphony no. 3", K138 (K125c)
Glass, Symphony no. 3
Bartók, Divertimento for Strings, Sz 113
Golijov, Tenebrae, for string quartet
A Far Cry
Tue 17 Jul at 19:30

Central Park: Naumburg Bandshell, New York City

The Knights at the Naumburg Bandshell
Clyne, Within her Arms
Vardapet, 14 Armenian folklore miniatures (Selections)
Janáček, Idyll
Brahms, Hungarian Dances, arranged for orchestra
The Knights
Eric Jacobsen, Conductor
Tue 31 Jul at 19:30

Central Park: Naumburg Bandshell, New York City

Orchestra of St. Luke's at the Naumburg Bandshell
Vivaldi, Concerto for strings in C major, RV 117
Vivaldi, In furore iustissimae irae, RV 626
Vivaldi, Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione, Op.8 no. 1-4 (The Four Seasons)
Orchestra of St Luke's
Sherezade Panthaki, Soprano
Krista Bennion Feeney, Violin
Aug 06, 07

Green-Wood Cemetery Catacombs, New York City

The Angel’s Share presents Bridget Kibbey & Friends
Debussy, Danses sacrée et profane
Saint-Saëns, Fantaisie for Harp, Op.95
Bach, Toccata in D minor, BWV913
Britten, Lachrymae for viola and piano, Op.48a
Caplet, Conte fantastique
Bridget Kibbey, Harp
Chad Hoopes, Violin
Grace Park, Violin
Matthew Lipman, Viola
Mihai Marica, Cello
Aug 25, 26

Green-Wood Cemetery Catacombs, New York City

The Angel’s Share presents Christina and Michelle Naughton
Bernstein, Candide: overture
Ravel, Ma mère l'Oye
Nancarrow, Sonatina for Piano, Four Hands
Poulenc, Sonata for piano, four hands
Bolcom, Recuerdos
Debussy, En blanc et noir
Copland, El Salón México (arranged by Bernstein )
Christina Naughton, Piano
Michelle Naughton, Piano
Thu 20 Sep at 19:30

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Opening Gala Concert
Fure, New work
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Stravinsky, Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring)
Jaap van Zweden, Conductor
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Sep 21, 22, 25

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Trifonov, Beethoven, and The Rite of Spring
Fure, New work
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Stravinsky, Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring)
Jaap van Zweden, Conductor
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Fri 21 Sep at 18:30

Green-Wood Cemetery Catacombs, New York City

The Angel’s Share presents the JACK Quartet
Solage, Fumeux Fume par Fumee
Rodericus, Angelorum Psalat
Morley, Cristes Crosse
Czernowin, String Quartet
Ferneyhough, Dum Transisset I - IV (after Christopher Tye)
Sabat, Jean-Philippe Rameau
Jack Quartet
Sep 27, 28

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Bruckner's Symphony No. 8
Tao, New Work
Bruckner, Symphony no. 8 in C minor, WAB 108
Jaap van Zweden, Conductor
Oct 04, 05 mat, 06

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Debussy’s La Mer and Stravinsky
Andriessen, Agamemnon
Stravinsky, Violin Concerto in D major
Stravinsky, Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1947 version)
Debussy, La Mer
Jaap van Zweden, Conductor
Leila Josefowicz, Violin
Oct 10, 12 mat, 13

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Andriessen, TAO
Rachmaninov, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini in A minor for piano and orchestra, Op.43
Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
David Robertson, Conductor
Synergy Vocals
Eric Huebner, Piano
Garrick Ohlsson, Piano
Oct 10, 11

Green-Wood Cemetery Catacombs, New York City

The Angel’s Share presents Gregg Kallor
Kallor, The answer is: Yes
Kallor, The Tell-Tale Heart
Kallor, Frankenstein
Gregg Kallor, Piano
Joshua Roman, Cello
Jennifer Johnson Cano, Mezzo-soprano
Reginald Smith, Baritone
Sarah Meyers, Director
Oct 16, 17, 18, 20

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

The Red Violin: Film Screening featuring Joshua Bell
Corigliano, Concerto for Violin and Orchestra "The Red Violin"
Michael Stern, Conductor
Joshua Bell, Violin
Oct 25, 26 mat, 27

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Gil Shaham and Tchaikovsky
Borodin, In the Steppes of Central Asia
Prokofiev, Violin Concerto no. 1 in D major, Op.19
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 4 in F minor, Op.36
Tugan Sokhiev, Conductor
Gil Shaham, Violin
Oct 31, Nov 01, 03

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances and Barber
Korngold, Much Ado About Nothing, Op.11
Barber, Violin Concerto, Op.14
Rachmaninov, Symphonic Dances, Op.45
Juraj Valčuha, Conductor
Frank Huang, Violin
Nov 07, 08, 10

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Beethoven and Schubert
Schubert, Symphony no. 5 in B flat major, D.485
Schubert, Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The Shepherd on the Rock), (W. Müller u. H. v. Chézy), D.965 (Orch. Reinecke)
Beethoven, Symphony no. 4 in B flat major, Op.60
Iván Fischer, Conductor
Miah Persson, Soprano
Anthony McGill, Clarinet
Sun 11 Nov at 20:00
Dohnányi, Symphonic Minutes
Finzi, Violin Concerto
Vacchi, Violin Concerto
Bartók, The Miraculous Mandarin, Op.19: suite
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Balázs Kocsár, Conductor
Tue 13 Nov at 20:00
Wagner, Lohengrin: prelude to Act 1
Bates, Anthology of Fantastic Zoology
Chausson, Poème de l'amour et de la mer, Op.19
Respighi, Fountains of Rome (Fontane di Roma)
Joyce DiDonato, Mezzo-soprano
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Nov 15, 16, 17

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

The Blue Danube
Dvořák, Carnival Overture, Op.92
Martinů, Violin Concerto no. 1
Strauss II, Der Zigeunerbaron (The Gypsy Baron): overture
Strauss, Die Libelle (The dragonfly), Op. 204
Strauss II, Eljen a Magyar, (Hail to Hungary) polka schnell, Op.332
Strauss II, An der schönen blauen Donau (The Blue Danube), Op.314
Strauss II, Off to the Hunt, Polka Schnell, Op.373
Strauss II, Im Krapfenwaldl (Cuckoo Polka), Op.336
Strauss II, Unter Donnen und Blitz (Thunder and Lightning Polka), Op.324
Manfred Honeck, Conductor
Frank Peter Zimmermann, Violin
Nov 21, 23, 24

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Handel's Water Music
Handel, Concerto Grosso in G major, Op.6 no.1, HWV 319
Handel, Water Music, Suite no. 1 in F major, HWV 348
Handel, Water Music, Suite no. 3 in G major, HWV 350
Rameau, Dardanus (excerpts)
Emmanuelle Haïm, Conductor
Nov 29, 30 mat, Dec 04

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Van Zweden Conducts Shostakovich
Britten, Violin Concerto, Op.15
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 7 in C major, "Leningrad" Op.60
Jaap van Zweden, Conductor
Simone Lamsma, Violin
Dec 06, 07 mat, 08

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Van Zweden Conducts Mozart's Symphony No. 40
Bach, The Musical Offering (Musikalisches Opfer), BWV1079 (Arr. Webern)
Schubert, Selected songs
Strauss R., Selected songs
Mozart, Symphony no. 40 in G minor, K550
Jaap van Zweden, Conductor
Matthias Goerne, Baritone
Dec 11, 12, 13, 14, 15

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Handel's Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Jonathan Cohen, Conductor
Lauren Snouffer, Soprano
Anthony Roth Costanzo, Countertenor
Andrew Staples, Tenor
Neal Davies, Bass
Westminster Symphonic Choir
Wed 12 Dec at 19:30

Lincoln Center: Alice Tully Hall, New York City

Martin Fröst in recital
Martin Fröst in recital
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Brahms, Clarinet sonata no.2 in E flat major, Op.120 no.2
Works by Telemann
Works by Vivaldi
Martin Fröst, Clarinet
Henrik Måwe, Piano
Mon 31 Dec at 19:30

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

New Year's Eve: Viennese Ball
Unknown, to be announced
Jaap van Zweden, Conductor