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Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019

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Isaac Stern Auditorium is part of the Carnegie Hall complex.

Carnegie Hall, 881 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Year opened: 1891

  • Disabled access
  • In-house bar

The Isaac Stern Auditorium is the main location inside Carnegie Hall, with a seating capacity of 2,804. The venue is named after the violinist Isaac Stern after his actions to save the hall from being demolised in the 1960s. The auditorium hosts many different concerts, recitals and other events, and is a popular location due to its outstanding acoustics.

Upcoming Highlights

  • Evgeny Kissin

    Booking until Nov 03

  • Evgeny Kissin, Itzhak Perlman & Mischa Maisky

    Dec 3, 2015

  • Sting

    Dec 14, 2015

  • The New York Pops: A Charlie Brown Christmas

    Dec 20, 2015

  • 125th Anniversary Gala

    May 5, 2016

Evgeny Kissin

Open Run

Showcasing artistry of the highest calibre and a powerful key-touch, the Grammy award-winning virtuoso has worked with almost all of the world's leading orchestras.

Evgeny Kissin, Itzhak Perlman & Mischa Maisky

December 3, 2015

A veritable superstar trio come together at Carneige Hall to perform masterworks by Shubert and Tchaikovsky. Part of the Great Artists II season, Mr Evgeny, Perlman and Maisky will bring their considerable talents to bear on Shubert's lovely Piano Trio No. 1 in B-flat Major, and Tchaikovsky's passionate Piano Trio in A Minor.


December 14, 2015

Ex-Police man, and all round pop icon Sting brings his Symphonicities tour to New York's most prestigious venue this December. Symphonicites takes a look back through Sting's iconic catalogue, and reimagines it with symphonic orchestrations. Expect to hear 'Englishman in New York', 'Roxanne' and 'Every Breath You Take' as you've never heard them before.

The New York Pops: A Charlie Brown Christmas

December 20, 2015

The New York Pops brings the 1965 animated special to life, and they'll also be a sing-along at the end of some Yuletide classics. Joining the Pops for this production are New York City Ballet and choral group Essential Voices, while John Bolton narrates the action.

125th Anniversary Gala

May 5, 2016

Can you believe it? 2016 sees the 125th anniversary of the opening of Carnegie Hall, one of the world's most famous concert venues. To celebrate this momentous occasion, the trustees are inviting some of music's most eminent artists to perform in a one-off gala on the very date that the Hall opened! Confirmed guests for the gala include regulars Yo-Yo Ma, Renee Fleming and Lang Lang, as well as Martina Arroyo, Emanuel Ax, Jessye Norman and James Taylor.

December '15

Dec 14, 2015

Dec 16, 2015-Nov 3, 2016

January '16

Jan 17-Feb 14, 2016

Jan 27, 2016

February '16

Jan 17-Feb 14, 2016

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Mar 23, 2016

Mar 30, 2016

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Apr 17, 2016

Apr 27, 2016

Apr 29, 2016

May '16

May 12, 2016

June '16

Jun 9, 2016

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November '16

Dec 16, 2015-Nov 3, 2016

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