Cleveland Orchestra

Cleveland Orchestra

This preeminent American ensemble, notable for its chamber-style cohesion and self-effacing virtuosity, starts a four-concert stand as part of the Lincoln Center Festival, led by music director Franz Welser-Möst... 

Danny Elfmans Music from the Films of Tim Burton

Danny Elfmans Music from the Films of Tim Burton

It might be difficult for patrons in Edward Scissorhands costumes to get past security at Avery Fisher Hall. But listeners are encouraged to come in costume as their favorite Tim Burton character for concerts featuring Danny Elfman’s scores for his films... 

London Symphony Orchestra

London Symphony Orchestra

The conductor Michael Tilson Thomas returns to New York with another of the ensembles with which he has had career-long associations. He opens the program, part of Lincoln Center’s Great Performers series, with Four Interludes from Britten’s “Peter Grimes” and ends it with Sibelius’s Second Symphony... 

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, music director of the Philadelphia Orchestra, brings his other orchestra to Avery Fisher Hall for two classics of Romanticism. Nicholas Angelich is the soloist for Brahms’s Piano Concerto No... 

Itzhak Perlman

Itzhak Perlman

For his first New York recital appearance in seven years, this great violinist is joined by the pianist Rohan De Silva for an eclectic program of Schumann’s “Fantasiestücke” and sonatas by Vivaldi, Beethoven (Op... 

Yale in New York

Yale in New York

The day before his 1991 work, “The Death of Klinghoffer,” opens at the Metropolitan Opera, John Adams leads the Yale Philharmonia and the Brentano String Quartet in his Beethoven-inspired concerto “Absolute Jest... 

2014 Richard Tucker Gala

2014 Richard Tucker Gala

Since 1975, when the great Brooklyn-born tenor Richard Tucker died, the foundation initiated in his name has fostered the careers of emerging American singers and brought opera to communities in the United States... 

New York Philharmonic: Charlie Chaplins Modern Times

New York Philharmonic: Charlie Chaplins Modern Times

How much Charlie Chaplin really wrote the score for “Modern Times” is debatable, but the genius of his 1936 reflection on industry and the Depression is not. In the second installment of its series the Art of the Score, the Philharmonic will accompany a remastered version of the silent movie... 

New York Philharmonic: La Dolce Vita: The Music of Italian Cinema

New York Philharmonic: La Dolce Vita: The Music of Italian Cinema

Once again the Philharmonic begins a new season with the Art of the Score film series. Alan Gilbert is joined by the violinist Joshua Bell, the soprano Renée Fleming and the vocalist Josh Groban in new arrangements of music from Italian films, including “La Dolce Vita” and “Cinema Paradiso... 

Mostly Mozart Festival

Mostly Mozart Festival

The festivities kick off this year with the premiere of John Luther Adams’s “Sila: The Breath of the World,” a site-specific work inspired by Inuit traditions. (It will be performed on July 25 and 26 at 6 p... 

New York Philharmonic: Summertime Classics

New York Philharmonic: Summertime Classics

After the new-music intensity of the Biennial and the rigor of the Beethoven piano concertos, the Philharmonic lightens up with this popular series, directed and narrated by Bramwell Tovey... 

New York Philharmonic: Beethoven Piano Concertos

New York Philharmonic: Beethoven Piano Concertos

There is a lot going on here, in the orchestra’s last subscription concerts of the season. The Philharmonic finishes its Beethoven festival, built around the piano concertos, featuring the mighty “Emperor,” with Yefim Bronfman as soloist and Alan Gilbert conducting... 

NY Phil Biennial: Alisa Weilerstein and Matthias Pintscher

NY Phil Biennial: Alisa Weilerstein and Matthias Pintscher

In the closing days of the Philharmonic’s inaugural celebration of new music, Mr. Pintscher leads the New York premieres of his own “Reflections on Narcissus” (2004-5), with Ms... 

New York Philharmonic Biennial: Christopher Rouse Premiere

New York Philharmonic Biennial: Christopher Rouse Premiere

Alan Gilbert conducts the Philharmonic, accompanied by the violinist Midori, in this new work by Mr. Rouse and in the New York premiere of “DoReMi” by the Hungarian composer Peter Eotvos... 

Budapest Festival Orchestra

Budapest Festival Orchestra

One of the most dependable conductor-ensemble pairings in classical music is Ivan Fischer and the Budapest Festival Orchestra. For this visit to Lincoln Center, Mr. Fischer and his players offer two Dvorak programs... 

NY Phil Biennial: Bang on a Can

NY Phil Biennial: Bang on a Can

Bang on a Can presents Julia Wolfe’s “Anthracite Fields,” an oratorio for instrumental ensemble and eight-part chorus inspired by the coal-mining legacy of Pennsylvania... 

Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra

Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra

This respected, vibrant Russian ensemble, led by the violinist and conductor Vladimir Spivakov, plays Vivaldi, Boccherini, Rossini and Tchaikovsky on Friday, and on Sunday is joined by the eminent baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky and the pianist Olga Kern for a gala afternoon. 

New York Philharmonic

New York Philharmonic

Gustavo Dudamel, who was to have conducted the New York Philharmonic this week in Vivier’s “Orion” and Bruckner’s Ninth Symphony, has the flu and has been replaced, in the same program, by Manfred Honeck... 

Sweeney Todd

Sweeney Todd

Sondheim's classic tale of murderous intent arrives at C too in the shadow of Edinburgh Castle, home to many a murderous event itself. The Lincoln Company bring a shortened version of the show and give it their all...