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WQXR Presents Metropolitan Opera Spring Highlights

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thurs, March 23 | Join Renée Fleming and Robert Carsen for a conversation about the Met’s new production of "Der Rosenkavalier." Featuring highlights from some of the remaining spring productions performed by other Met stars, including soprano Erin Morley, and tenor Alexey Dolgov.

 

A live video stream will also be available

Tickets: $40

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Q2 Music Presents Brooklyn Youth Chorus and ‘Black Mountain Songs’ Album Release Show

Friday, March 31, 2017

7:30 PM

Fri, March 31 | Celebrate the release of this captivating new album, featuring live performances and on-stage conversation with select composers. Hosted by Q2 Music's Helga Davis.

WQXR Media Sponsorship

Ecstatic Music Festival 2017

Monday, January 9, 2017 through Saturday, May 13, 2017

7:30 PM

Q2 Music is a media partner of Kaufman Music Center’s Ecstatic Music Festival, returning for its seventh year.  Bringing together composers and performers from different musical genres for nine one-night-only, performances featuring world premieres, new arrangements and the exclusive opportunity to hear artists discuss their work. Starting Jan 9 and running through May 13, 2017 the festival, hailed as “the alt-classical world’s main showcase” (The New York Times), will feature collaborations from more than 80 artists.

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WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

1:00 PM

Wed, Apr 5 | Leave the emails and phone calls behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity with rising stars from The Juilliard School. April's concert features violist Matthew Lipman accompanied by Yi-Fang Huang on piano.

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Q2 Music Presents: Vijay Iyer and Friends

Thursday, April 13, 2017

7:00 PM

Thurs, April 13 | The composer-pianist presents excerpts from a recent collaboration with mentor and composer-trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith. He'll be joined by acclaimed violinist Jennifer Koh, dynamic drummer-composer Tyshawn Sorey and pioneering composer and scholar George Lewis. 

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WQXR Presents The Opera Party: Mistaken Identities

Monday, April 17, 2017

7:00 PM

Mon, April 17 | Join us as WQXR kicks off its series of unfettered fêtes celebrating opera in a whole new way. MET Opera star Anthony Roth Costanzo curates and hosts an evening of deception, reinvention and alternate realities co-hosted by Opera News' F. Paul Driscoll. Performances by trail-blazing countertenor David Daniels and food by James Beard Award-winning chef Patrick Connolly.

WQXR Media Sponsorship

The Academy of American Poets: National Poetry Month

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

6:30 PM

WQXR is a media partner of The Academy of American Poets, celebrating National Poetry Month throughout April.

 

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WQXR Presents The Emerson String Quartet's 40th Birthday Party

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

7:00 PM

Wed, April 26 | The Emerson String Quartet celebrates its 40th anniversary at The Greene Space.

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WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

1:00 PM

Wed, May 3 | Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity as rising stars from The Juilliard School perform selections from some of classical music’s best-loved composers. Today's concert features chamber music by Schubert, Bartók and Mendelssohn performed by the Bordone Quartet.

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WQXR Presents The Opera Party: Secrets of the Opera

Monday, May 15, 2017

7:00 PM

Mon, May 15 | Join us for the next in this series of unfettered fêtes celebrating opera in a whole new way. MET Opera star Anthony Roth Costanzo curates and hosts an evening of with performances by MET Opera Star Ailyn Perez, amuse bouches by chef Antoine Westermann of Le Coq Rico — and confessions of salacious secrets. Co-hosted by writer and performer Justin Sayre.

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WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

1:00 PM

Wed, June 7 | Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity as rising stars from The Juilliard School perform selections from some of classical music’s best-loved composers. 

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WQXR Presents 2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Winners

Friday, June 16, 2017

7:00 PM

Fri, June 16 | Fresh from the competition, this year's medalists join us in their first public appearance as winners. WQXR’s Elliott Forrest hosts this special evening of music and conversation.

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WQXR Presents The Opera Party: Pride Without Prejudice

Thursday, June 22, 2017

7:00 PM

Thurs, June 22 | Loosen the laces of your corset for WQXR’s first official celebration of NYC Pride Week — and our final Opera Party of the season. MET Opera star Anthony Roth Costanzo curates and hosts a searing romp with tenor and force-of-nature Anthony Dean Griffey, a surreal confection by cake-maker Elizabeth Hodes and enticing opportunities to show off just how much pride you feel. Co-hosted by Justin Vivian Bond

The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space

Join us in The Greene Space at WNYC for live radio shows, concerts, visual arts, debates and much more. Now presenting "Answer Songs" with Rick Moody, Bullseye Presents: "Make Your Thing" with Jesse Thorn and John Hodgman, and The World Is Round: A Children's Audio Play.   

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