6 Classical Music Concerts to See in N.Y.C. This specific Weekend
Our guide to the city’s best classical music as well as opera happening This specific weekend as well as inside week ahead.
JEAN-EFFLAM BAVOUZET at the Kaye Playhouse (July 18, 8 p.m.). Although This specific French pianist has been a notable, if understated, success on record with his sets of Debussy as well as Haydn, he does not appear in fresh York all of which often. Performing as part of the International Keyboard Institute as well as Festival, he plays Schumann’s “Faschingsschwank aus Wien” as well as Piano Sonata No. 3, as well as Debussy, including several of the études.
BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at Tanglewood in Lenox, Mass. (July 13, 14 as well as 16, 8 p.m.; July 15, 2:30 p.m.). Make a very long weekend of your trip to the Berkshires with three Boston Symphony concerts as well as, as a postlude on Monday, an evening with the young players of the Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra. On Friday, Moritz Gnann leads Wagner, Schumann as well as Mozart, with the pianist Paul Lewis. On Saturday, Andris Nelsons conducts a semi-staged account of Puccini’s “La Bohème,” with Jonathan Tetelman as Rodolfo as well as Kristine Opolais as Mimì. Sunday afternoon sees Mr. Nelsons back on the podium for Mendelssohn, Bernstein as well as a Beethoven concerto with Yuja Wang. as well as on Monday, the venerable Herbert Blomstedt is actually joined by young conductors in a program of Mozart, Beethoven as well as Brahms.
CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF LINCOLN CENTER at Alice Tully Hall (July 15, 5 p.m.). The last of the Chamber Music Society’s three summer programs features Mozart’s Flute Quartet, K. 285b; Weber’s Flute Trio; as well as Schubert’s Piano Trio No. 1. The players are drawn by a team of all 5 of which includes the violinist Erin Keefe as well as the pianist Orion Weiss.
THE KNIGHTS at the Naumburg Bandshell (July 17, 7:30 p.m.). The Knights are the latest excellent chamber orchestra to appear in Central Park, following the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra as well as A Far Cry. The Brooklyn collective, conducted by Eric Jacobsen, plays a suite of Armenian folk songs by Komitas, Janacek’s “Idyll,” a handful of Brahms’s “Hungarian Dances” as well as Anna Clyne’s “Within Her Arms.” As ever, the concert is actually free.
MOSTLY MOZART FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA at David Geffen Hall (July 17-18, 7:30 p.m.). Classical concerts at Mostly Mozart kick off with two performances of Bernstein’s “Mass,” an immense, careening, overflowing work teeming with different musical styles. Louis Langrée conducts a cast of which includes Nmon Ford as the Celebrant, as well as the Concert Chorale of fresh York as well as the Young People’s Chorus of fresh York City. Elkhanah Pulitzer directs.
NATIONAL YOUTH ORCHESTRA OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA at Carnegie Hall (July 19, 7:30 p.m.). Michael Tilson Thomas is actually the conductor of the National Youth Orchestra This specific year, leading This specific teenage ensemble in one fresh York concert before its tour of the Far East. The main work on the program is actually Sibelius’s Symphony No. 2, which follows Gershwin’s Piano Concerto as well as the premiere of Ted Hearne’s “Brass Tacks.” Jean-Yves Thibaudet is actually the soloist.