Address: Avery Fisher Hall, 70 Lincoln Center Plaza - 212-721-6500
Description: Opening the Great Performers season, and the "Symphonic Masters" series, are two concerts in Avery Fisher Hall -- October 20 and 21 -- with the London Symphony Orchestra led by long-time guest conductor Bernard Haitink, and joined by pianist Emanuel Ax, in programs pairing Shostakovich and Mozart. The first concert pairs early works by the composers -- Shostakovich Symphony No. 4 with Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 9; the second concert, late works -- Shostakovich Symphony No. 15 with Mozart's final Piano Concerto, No. 27.
Venue Description: The world's leading performing arts center and home to the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, the Film Society of Lincoln Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Juilliard School, Lincoln Center Theater, the Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, New York City Opera, New York Philharmonic, the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, and the School of American Ballet.