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Celebrating 50 years of Great Performers

New York’s premier classical-music series turns 50. Here’s to the next half century.

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Great Performers, Great Stories

Celebrate our 50th season with us. Share your most cherished Great Performers memories.

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Yehudi Menuhin Returns to the USSR, Part I

This Afternoon at 1:00 pm

Walter Reade Theater

The first volume of Bruce Monsaingeon’s 13-part series about the legendary violinist

Yehudi Menuhin | Photo by: Malcolm Crowthers

Nathan Milstein: Master of Invention

This Afternoon at 3:00 pm

Walter Reade Theater

Performance excerpts and the Russian virtuoso’s reflections on his peers including Horowitz, Heifetz, Piatigorsky, Ysaÿe, and Rachmaninoff

Nathan Milstein | Photo by: Susanne Faulkner Stevens

Jack Liebeck, violin

Philip Edward Fisher, piano

Tomorrow Morning at 11:00 am

Walter Reade Theater

The acclaimed British violinist performs a program of Brahms and Bridge with pianist Philip Edward Fisher.

Jack Liebeck

Dover Quartet

Thursday Evening at 7:30 pm

David Rubenstein Atrium

The 2013 Banff International String Quartet Competition-winners perform

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Dover Quartet | Photo by: Lisa Marie Mazzucco

Freiburg Baroque Orchestra

Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 7:30 pm

Alice Tully Hall, Starr Theater, Adrienne Arsht Stage

The Gramophone Award–winning ensemble offers a bountiful Mozart survey including arias from his most popular operas.

Freiburg Baroque Orchestra | Photo by: Patrick Seeger

Parker Quartet

Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 7:30 pm

David Rubenstein Atrium

The Grammy–winning Boston-based quartet rounds out the Complimentary Classical series

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Parker Quartet | Photo by: Cameron Wittig

Piotr Anderszewski, piano

Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 7:30 pm

Alice Tully Hall, Starr Theater, Adrienne Arsht Stage

The Gilmore Artist Award winner gives life to works by Bach, Schumann, and Szymanowski.

Piotr Anderszewski | Photo by: Ari Rossner

Karita Mattila, soprano

Martin Katz, piano

Thursday, March 10, 2016 at 7:30 pm

Alice Tully Hall, Starr Theater, Adrienne Arsht Stage

Art songs by the “Eva Perón of the recital hall.” (New York Times)

Karita Mattila | Photo by: Marcia Rosengard

Los Angeles Philharmonic

Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 3:00 pm

David Geffen Hall

Mahler’s Third Symphony takes center stage in a performance led by Gustavo Dudamel and featuring mezzo-soprano Tamara Mumford.

Los Angeles Philharmonic

Los Angeles Philharmonic

Monday, March 14, 2016 at 8:00 pm

David Geffen Hall

Copland’s Appalachian Spring, a colorful Ginastera piano concerto, and the premieres of new works by John Williams and Andrew Norman.

Los Angeles Philharmonic | Photo by: Richard Termine

Joshua Bell, director and violin

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields

Monday, March 21, 2016 at 8:00 pm

David Geffen Hall

Joshua Bell takes up the baton for symphonies of Prokofiev and Beethoven—then swaps for the fiddle on Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto.

Joshua Bell | Photo by: Phil Knott

Minetti Quartett

Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 7:30 pm

David Rubenstein Atrium

The Austrian quartet makes its Lincoln Center debut

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Minetti Quartett | Photo by: Irene Zandel