Address: 1395 Lexington Ave. - 212-415-5500
Description: Pianist Valentina Lisitsa makes her New York City solo recital debut October 19 as 92Y's season-opening artist. Since launching her YouTube channel in 2007, Ms. Lisitsa has garnered over 60 million views and over 93,000 followers. The Ukraine-born pianist is the first classical artist in history to have converted her internet success into a global concert career. As part of a continued effort to include her online community in her live performances, audiences from around the world have the unique opportunity to select the pianist's 92Y recital program through online voting.
Venue Description: Located on the Upper West Side, the 92nd Street Y is NYC's hub for lectures, talks, readings, literary events, classes, Jewish programs, food and wine tastings, and more. They also offer live music, dance performances, and more including the Art of the Guitar, the $5 Fridays at Noon dance series, and social events.