Coming in September: "Star Wars" — Film Concert Series! Don’t miss your chance to see these epic films on screen with the unparalleled New York Philharmonic performing the iconic music of John Williams. Become a Friends Member with a donation of $100 or more to purchase great seats before the general public on May 4. Presentation licensed by DISNEY CONCERTS in association with 20th Century Fox, Lucasfilm, and Warner/Chappell Music
This coming week: Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts Strauss’s "Also sprach Zarathustra," the recently discovered "Funeral Song" by Stravinsky, and a new work by British composer Tansy Davies. April 27 & 29 at David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center Tickets/info: Salonen Conducts “Also sprach Zarathustra”
Did you know that Leonard Bernstein’s recording of Ravel’s “Scheherazade” with his good friend and artistic partner Jennie Tourel is available on disc for the first time? Sony Classical’s new 65-CD compilation offers this and many other moments from our 100 years of recording to celebrate the Philharmonic’s 175th anniversary season.
Student Rush available for 3 concerts with Courtney Lewis leading selections from Berlioz's "Romeo and Juliet" and more: -April 21 11am and April 25 7:30pm: Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2 -April 22 2pm: Saturday Matinee: Berlioz & Elgar Rush Tickets: nyphil.org/rush
Saturday is a rare chance to hear Elgar's "In the South (Alassio)," which evokes the magical Italian landscape that inspired it. Plus: Berlioz, then musicians from the Orchestra play chamber music and chat with you in a lively Q&A. April 22 2pm David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center Tickets: Saturday Matinee: Berlioz & Elgar
We wish a Happy Easter to those who observe this most happy holiday! In honor of the day, and for all who love this most famous Baroque oratorio, here's Handel's Messiah, conducted by Music Director Alan Gilbert. While we hear performed more often at Christmas these days, it is at least as much about Easter.