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The Greene Space

WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

in collaboration with The Juilliard School

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Wed, May 3 | 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. Featuring chamber music by Schubert, Bartók and Mendelssohn performed by the Bordone Quartet.

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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.

The Greene Space

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. Metropolitan Opera star Anthony Roth Costanzo curates and hosts an evening of performances by Metropolitan 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.

The Greene Space

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. 

WQXR Media Sponsorship

Ojai Music Festival 2017

Thursday, June 8, 2017 through Sunday, June 11, 2017

Q2 Music is a media partner for the 2017 Ojai Music Festival.

The Greene Space

WQXR’s Classical Beer Jam: Summertime Brews

Friday, June 9, 2017

7:00 PM

Fri, June 9 | Toast the summer season with crisp and refreshing local beers and music to match.

The Greene Space

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.

The Greene Space

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. Metropolitan 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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