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The Greene Space

WQXR Presents Mozart Birthday Party

Friday, January 27, 2017

Fri, Jan 27 | Join the Dover Quartet, rising opera star Daniela Mack and other special guests for a celebration featuring some trivia, some wine, some surprises, and, of course, lots of music, including tracks featured on the Dover’s new Mozart recording. Hosted by WQXR's Matt Abramovitz

Tickets: $25

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WQXR Media Sponsorship

Ecstatic Music Festival 2017

Monday, January 9, 2017 through Saturday, May 13, 2017

7:30 PM

Q2 Music is a media partner of Kaufman Music Center’s Ecstatic Music Festival, returning for its seventh year.  Bringing together composers and performers from different musical genres for nine one-night-only, performances featuring world premieres, new arrangements and the exclusive opportunity to hear artists discuss their work. Starting Jan 9 and running through May 13, 2017 the festival, hailed as “the alt-classical world’s main showcase” (The New York Times), will feature collaborations from more than 80 artists.

The Greene Space

WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

1:00 PM

Wed, Feb 1 | Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity The Juilliard School's rising stars perform selections from classical music’s best-loved composers. Pianist Tomer Gewirtzman performs Schumann's Fantasie, Op. 17, and other selections.

WQXR Media Sponsorship

Art of Food 2017

Saturday, February 4, 2017

7:30 PM

WQXR is a media sponsor of The Art of Food, celebrating the very best of the Upper East Side’s fine cuisine and outstanding art. 

The Greene Space

WQXR’s Classical Beer Jam: Valentine’s Day Edition

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

7:00 PM

Tues, Feb 14 | We've found some of the most romantic music in the world and paired it with some of the best beers in New York. Join us for a night of music and tastings.  Performances by violinist Tessa Lark and bassist Michael Thurber; the Attacca Quartet; pianists Alessio Bax and Lucille Chung; and Met Opera stars Stephen Costello & Pretty Yende.

The Greene Space

WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

1:00 PM

Wed, March 1 | 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. March's concert features cellist James Jeonghwan Kimperforming works by Schumann and Brahms.

The Greene Space

Q2 Music Presents Brooklyn Youth Chorus and ‘Black Mountain Songs’ Album Release Show

Friday, March 31, 2017

7:30 PM

Fri, March 31 | Celebrate the release of this captivating new album, featuring live performances and on-stage conversation with select composers. Hosted by Q2 Music's Helga Davis.

The Jerome L. Greene Performance Space

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.   

The Greene Space

WQXR Presents 2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Winners

Friday, June 16, 2017

7:00 PM

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.

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