7 Classical Music Concerts This Week: New York City 

Elzbieta Wolenska and Zhang Moru

Elzbieta Wolenska and Zhang Moru

In the city that never sleeps, there’s endless opportunity for classical music experiences any given day of the week. With that opportunity comes classical enrichment, and the ability to choose from the very best concerts in the United States. But with such unique, interesting concerts dotting the NYC classical music schedule, it can be nearly impossible to know how to choose amongst the options. 

That’s why we’re here. Every week, we make it our job to narrow down the dozens upon dozens of options available to you in an easy-to-read, digestible list. That way, you can skip the stress of orchestrating a schedule jam-packed full of classical music and jump ahead to enjoying the beauty, enrichment, and culture from as many classical music events possible.  

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Classical Concert: Elzbieta Wolenska and Zhang Moru 

Concert Details: Enjoy the beauty, complexity, and incredibly harmonious stylings of flutist Elzbieta Wolenska and pianist Zhang Moru, a Polish-Chinese duet that fills concert halls with virtuosity and romantic melodies. Their repertoire will include compositions of Pablo Sarasate, Frederic Chopin, and more. 

When: Thursday, October 3, 2019. 7:30 – 8:30 PM, EDT. 

Where: St. John’s In the Village, 218 West 11th Street, New York, NY 10014. 

Ticket Information: $20. Tickets

Friday, October 4, 2019 

International Classical Chamber Music Concert 

Concert Details: Listen to the sweet, musical medley created by New York-based pianist Nargiz Aliyarova and London-based cellist Jamal Aliyev. Both musicians are highly acclaimed professionals who have performed at high levels and are sought after musicians internationally. Aliyarova, an international pianist and professor has been on stage as a soloist, collaborate musician, and performer with chamber and symphonic orchestras in over 40  cities. Aliyev, is a BBC Introducing Classical Artist who has performed widely in Europe and beyond. The two team up to present classical chamber music by Azerbaijani, Austrian, French, German, and Turkish composers. 

When: Friday, October 4, 2019. 7-9 PM, EDT.  

Where: OPERA America’s National Opera Center, 330 7th Avenue, New York, NY, 10001. 

Ticket Information: $30. Tickets. 

The Cleveland Orchestra at Carnegie Hall

Concert Details:  Don’t miss the unique opportunity to hear a unique composition performed by the artist for whom it was written. Embark on a musical journey with The Cleveland Orchestra as they move beautifully through compositions such as Jörg Widmann’s Trauermarsch (Funeral March) and Mahler’s Symphony No. 5. 

When: Friday, October 4, 2019. 8 PM, EDT.  

Where: Carnegie Hall, Stern Auditorium, Perelman Stage, 881 7t Ave, New York, NY, 10019. 

Ticket Information: Ticket prices range. 

Classical Music & Brazilian Jam Session

Concert Details:  A mash-up of talent unlike any other, join The International Brazilian Opera Company as they present featured selections from classical strings and piano repertoire. Musicians featured in this presentation include IBOC’s own artists-in-residence Jasna Popovic on piano, Anna Tsukervanik on violin, and Marcelo Maccagnan on bass. Following the classical presentation, a jam session with other accompanists will commence.  

When: Friday, October 4, 2019. 8-10:30 PM, EDT.  

Where: Saint John’s In the Village, 218 West 11th Street, New York, NY, 10014. 

Ticket Information: $20. Tickets. 

Lori Lieberman and The Matangi Quartet 

Concert Details:  Lori Liberman makes a beautiful return to Carnegie Hall performing with the Netherlands’ Matangi String Quartet. The group will perform compositions from Lori Liberman’s new album, Lori Liberman and the Matangi Quartet, as well as selections from her collection of 19 albums.   

When: Friday, October 4, 2019. 7:30 PM, EDT.  

Where: Carnegie Hall, Zankel Hall, 881 7th Ave, New York, NY, 10019. 

Ticket Information: Ticket prices range. 

Saturday, October 5, 2019

The Beegie Adair Trio 

Concert Details:  The much-loved jazz trio will return to Carnegie Hall to perform their classical take on jazz music with piano, bass, and drums. The trio has recorded countless studio projects, has performed in jazz clubs, and is in high demand to play at festivals around the country. 

When: Saturday, October 5, 2019. 8 PM, EDT.  

Where: Carnegie Hall, Weill Recital Hall, 881 7th Ave, New York, NY, 10019. 

Ticket Information: Ticket prices range.

1x1 Duo Classical Music Concert 

Concert Details:  If you’re looking for well-known, classical masterpieces mixed with contemporary music, you won’t want to miss this concert. Join Vladimir Dunaev and Luiza Nurieva as they wow audiences with bright, unconventional brilliance and modern takes on classical music. 

When: Saturday, October 5, 2019. 8-10 PM, EDT

Where: 138 South Oxford St, Brooklyn NY, 11217

Ticket Information: $15. Tickets.