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.
Monday, May 15, 2017
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.
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
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.
Friday, June 16, 2017
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.
Thursday, June 22, 2017
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.
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.