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Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

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ADDITIONAL INFO

David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center is part of the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts complex.

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Year opened: 1962

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David Geffen Hall is a concert hall located inside the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts complex on Manhattan's Upper West Side, New York City. The venue was opened in 1962 and has a seating capacity of 2,738. It is the home of the New York Philharmonic, and is used for many different events, including concerts and orchestral events, to ceremonies and other special events. It has also been used to record music albums.

Upcoming Highlights

  • Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

    Opens Jul 28

  • New York Philharmonic - Star Wars: A New Hope

    Opens Sep 15

  • New York Philharmonic - Opening Gala Mahler's Fifth Symphony

    Sep 19, 2017

  • New York Philharmonic - Van Zweden Conducts Mahler and Glass

    Opens Sep 22

  • New York Philharmonic - Star Wars: Empire Strikes Back

    Opens Sep 26

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

July 28-August 19, 2017

Back for another summer of fun, New York's eclectic orchestra returns for the 2017 Mostly Mozart Festival. Led by Renee and Robert Belfer, this year we can expect a whole host of musical stars to join the festivities, including pianist Jeremy Denk, maestro Edward Gardner, drummers So Percussion, piano virtuosos Kirill Gerstein and Beatrice Rana, and of course violin stars Joshua Bell and Steven Isserlis. Celebrate the world's most famous composer across the summer with a truly exhuberant program of concerts!

New York Philharmonic - Star Wars: A New Hope

September 15-16, 2017

The New York Phil play John Williams' iconic score live to a screening of the movie. Released in 1977, this is the one that began it all. A small scale sci-fi movie, lead by a relatively unknown cast, it introduced us all the Luke, Leia, Han, Chewie and the menacing Darth Vader, and helped to kick off the blockbuster era as we know it.

New York Philharmonic - Opening Gala Mahler's Fifth Symphony

September 19, 2017

Join the New York Philharmonic once again for its opening concert for the 2017/18, as Dutch-born conductor and violin virtuoso Jaap van Zweden takes up the maestro baton, taking over from Alan Gilbert as the new Musical Director Designate. The focus of the evening is Symphony No. 5 by Gustav Mahler, which notably shares various similarities with Beethoven's Fifth. Covering a huge scope in sound and imagination; it was inspired by his close brush with death, and finding the love of his life, Alma Schindler.

New York Philharmonic - Van Zweden Conducts Mahler and Glass

September 22-23, 2017

The New York Phil's 2017/18 season gets underway with a stirring double bill that features music by Mahler and Philip Glass. Conducted by the new Musical Director Designate Jaap van Zweden, after the departure of Alan Gilbert, his first concert also welcomes sibling pianist virtuosos Katia and Marielle Labeque, whose most famous work is their renowed album Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, which was one of the first classical albums to reach gold status. They will be putting their prodigious talents to work on Glass' Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra.

New York Philharmonic - Star Wars: Empire Strikes Back

September 26-28, 2017

The New York Phil play John Williams' iconic score live to a screening of the movie. The follow-up to the hugely successful A New Hope, Empire Strikes back finds Luke and Co. doing battle against the all powerful Empire, and gave us one of the most famous reveals in movie history.

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