Savings & Discounts

Opera and Classical Music in New York City This Weekend - March 27-March 29

Opera and Classical Music in New York City This Weekend
The Metropolitan Opera is world-class and world famous, and it's among the comprehensive weekend opera listings you can find on City Guide's calendar. In addition to the famous season of the Met Opera, weve also got all the great classical performances going on in the city, from string quartets to piano recitals to full orchestras. Get inspired for your next musical outing to Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Bargemusic, or even one of the Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks.

Ray Gallon and Peter Washington - Mezzrow Jazz Club
March 27, 2020 - New York

Pianist Ray Gallon is a true veteran of the music and a wonderful pianist. Join this swinging artist for a weekend of jazz duets with topflight bassist Peter Washington.

Andrea Domenici, Fabrizio Sciacca and Andrea Niccolai - Mezzrow Jazz Club
March 27, 2020 - New York

Join pianist Steve Ash for our after hours set.

Augustine Foundation Residency: Manuel Barrueco, guitar - Manhattan School of Music
Through March 27, 2020 - New York

Legendary guitarist Manuel Barrueco is internationally recognized as one of the most important guitarists of our time. Hailed as a major artist with a remarkable musicianship and a word of technique by the Los Angeles Times and as a superior musician by the New York Times, his unique artistry has been continually described as that of a elegant and intelligent musician, possessing a seductive sound and uncommon lyrical gifts.

The Midnight show with Johnny O'Neal - Smoke Jazz and Supper Club
March 28, 2020 - New York

"this fine pianist and singer is a throwback to the long-gone days when performers had to know any song that was thrown at them, and then toss it off with authority. He has built a coterie of devoted listeners entranced by his old-school erudition. O'Neal celebrates the release of his album "In the Moment"" The New Yorker

Beethoven@250 - Good Shepherd Faith Presbyterian Church
March 28, 2020 - New York

The Adelphi Orchestra continues its 66th season of Music for All with an all Beethoven program to celebrate his 250th anniversary. Rising Stars, Nathan Meltzer, Leland Ko, and Umi Garrett will be featured in the rarely performed Triple Concerto. Symphony No 3 and Leonore overture will all be performed under the baton of guest conductor Jason Tramm. Visit AdelphiOrchestra.org for more information. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased on Eventbrite. This program has been made possible in part by a grant by the Frank and Lydia Bergen Foundation.

Marie -Paule Franke - Gin Fizz
March 28, 2020 - New York

Marie-Paule Franke was immersed in classical music, mostly because of her father who was a Jewish/German cellist and played freelance in the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. She soon learned to play the piano and as a young adult, she began to sing.

Ray Gallon and Peter Washington - Mezzrow Jazz Club
March 28, 2020 - New York

Pianist Ray Gallon is a true veteran of the music and a wonderful pianist. Join this swinging artist for a weekend of Jazz duets with topflight bassist Peter Washington.

Jon Davis Trio - Mezzrow Jazz Club
March 28, 2020 - New York

Join pianist Jon Davis for our after hours set.

Marie Paule Franke - Gin Fizz
March 28, 2020 - New York

Marie-Paule Franke was immersed in classical music, mostly because of her father who was a Jewish/German cellist and played freelance in the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. She soon learned to play the piano and as a young adult, she began to sing.

Total Vocal with Deke Sharon - Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall
March 29, 2020 - New York

Performers:Deke Sharon, Director and HostGirls QuartetFace Vocal BandProgram:Hooked On a Feeling Just The Way You Are Oh, What a Beautiful Morning Aint Too Proud to Beg And other arrangements by Deke SharonDCINY presents a celebration of contemporary a cappella music. The sixth annual event at Carnegie Hall features arranger, producer, and conductor Deke Sharon leading arrangements from Pitch Perfect, Disney classics, the American pop lexicon and more. The performance includes surprise celebrity guests along with singers from around the world.

David Oei Classical Salon - Mezzrow Jazz Club
March 29, 2020 - New York

Prominent classical pianist David Oei is the musical curator for this monthly classical salon featuring top chamber music players for an excellent afternoon of classical music in Mezzrow's music room.

An die Musik presents: Die schne Mllerin - Union Temple of Brooklyn
March 29, 2020 - Brooklyn

FEATURINGNick Nesbitt, tenorShinae Kim, pianoPROGRAMFranz Schubert (1797-1828)Die schne Mllerin, D. 795 (1823)ABOUT AN DIE MUSIK NYCCurrently in their third season in residence at Union Temple of Brooklyn, An die Musik NYC is a concert series bringing the people of New York City high-quality classical music at affordable prices. AdM presents internationally renowned performers alongside rising talents from the NYC community.

Beethoven's Eroica - Orchestra of St. Luke's
March 29, 2020 - New York

Pianist Paavali Jumppanen joins St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble for the first of two all-Beethoven programs celebrating the composer's 250th birthday. The "Eroica" Symphony is one of Beethoven's most powerful and popular works, performed on this program in an arrangement for piano quartet by Ferdinand Ries, Beethoven's student, confidante, and secretary. While Beethoven's Quintet for Piano and Winds in E-flat Major highlights the ensemble's woodwind players. A noted Beethoven expert, Jumppanen has recorded many of Beethoven's works for piano and has written extensively about the composer.

Kinan Azmeh CityBand - SubCulture
March 29, 2020 - New York

Although the Syrian-born clarinetist and composer is classically trained and has toured with Yo-Yo Ma, and has performed as a soloist with the New York Philharmonic, Seattle Symphony and many others, Azmeh is also a musical omnivore who draws influences from all over the world. For his GatherNYC performance he presents his own style of Arabic-jazz with the Kinan Azmeh CityBand.$20 ADVANCE | $25 DOORDoors 1030am, Music 11am-12pmComplimentary coffee & pastries includedLimited space advance purchase recommended

La Cenerentola - The Metropolitan Opera
Through April 03, 2020 - New York

Rossini's effervescent take on the Cinderella story returns, with rising star mezzo-soprano Tara Erraught in the title role and tenor sensation Javier Camarena as her Prince Charming. James Gaffigan conducts the lively action, which also features bass-baritone Maurizio Muraro as the bumbling Don Magnifico, bass-baritone Christian Van Horn as the benevolent Alidoro, and baritone Davide Luciano as the wily servant Dandini.

Madama Butterfly - The Metropolitan Opera
Through April 11, 2020 - New York

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plcido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brck, and Elizabeth DeShong is Suzuki, sharing the role with Maria Zifchack. Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghella's sweeping production, a perennial audience favorite.

Madama Butterfly - The Metropolitan Opera
Through April 11, 2020 - New York

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plcido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brck, and Elizabeth DeShong is Suzuki, sharing the role with Maria Zifchack. Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghella's sweeping production, a perennial audience favorite.

Tosca - The Metropolitan Opera
Through April 18, 2020 - New York

Soprano Anna Netrebko, whom the New York Times hailed as "magnificent" when she made her role debut as Tosca in 2018, returns as Puccini's explosive diva, back by popular demand. Tenors Najmiddin Mavlyanov and Brian Jagde alternate as the idealistic painter Cavaradossi, and baritones George Gagnidze and Michael Volle complete the opera's fatal love triangle as the sinister Scarpia. Bertrand de Billy conducts Sir David McVicar's stunning production.

La Bohme - The Metropolitan Opera
Through May 17, 2020 - New York

Three casts of captivating artists bring Puccini's classic tragedy of bohemian friends and lovers to life in Franco Zeffirelli's immortal staging. Tenors Matthew Polenzani, Roberto Alagna, and Joseph Calleja trade off as the exuberant Rodolfo, alongside sopranos Ailyn Prez, Hei-Kyung Hong, and Maria Agresta as the fragile Mim. Marco Armiliato and Emmanuel Villaume share conducting duties.


Want free advice on what to see and do in NYC? Join our Facebook group Everything to Do NYC, a place for people to ask questions and get tips on how to make the most of the city.

Bringing a group to NYC? Free planning services

Let us know what you are looking for and we will try to connect you directly and get discounts.

Enter the code: 3972

More Articles