Address: Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center, 144 W. 65th St. - 212-721-6500
Description: This screening begins with German mezzo-soprano Christa Ludwig performing a recital of Brahms lieder with her occasional accompanist Leonard Bernstein. Arleen Auger, the adored American soprano, follows with a live recording of songs by Mozart, Wolf, and Strauss. The program concludes with Strauss's Four Last Songs, performed in 1977 by soprano Lucia Popp with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Georg Solti.
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.