Posted in NYC | music | tour dates on July 9, 2013

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The New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks, Presented by Didi and Oscar Schafer, have become an iconic New York summer experience since they began in 1965, transforming parks throughout New York into a patchwork of picnickers and providing music lovers with an opportunity to hear the best classical music under the stars.
The New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks series will hit all five borroughs in July, beginning Wednesday (7/10) at Prospect Park. The series is free and open to the public and the full schedule is as follows:
Wed, Jul 10, 2013 8:00 PM - Prospect Park, Brooklyn (more info)

Thu, Jul 11, 2013 8:00 PM - Cunningham Park, Queens (more info)

Sun, Jul 14, 2013 3:00 PM - College of Staten Island, CUNY (more info)

Mon, Jul 15, 2013 8:00 PM - Great Lawn, Central Park (more info)

Tue, Jul 16, 2013 8:00 PM - Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx (more info)

The Staten Island concert is indoors, the rest are outside. Fireworks will follow the performances in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and the Bronx.

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Comments (7)

Leave it to staten island to fuck it up

Posted by Anonymous | July 9, 2013 3:29 PM

Will do they any Emerson Lake and Palmer covers? Or just classic rock.

Posted by anonymous | July 9, 2013 4:24 PM

What's wrong with the Staten Island show?

Posted by Anonymous | July 9, 2013 5:22 PM

i'd prefer it indoors

Posted by Anonymous | July 9, 2013 5:41 PM

I am not familiar with this buzzband? Do they sound like Kanye West?

Posted by Anonymous | July 9, 2013 5:50 PM

Thanks and I don't remember the time!

Posted by Hadley | May 22, 2014 4:44 AM

Bernstein's interpretation of the finale is not my favorite. I played this piece as a member of a university symphony orchestra and our conductor (appropriately, in my opinion) took the final tempo marking at roughly half the tempo in this recording. Bernstein interprets the score quite literally, but in my opinion it detracts from the grandeur and colossal feel. Especially in regards to the repeated D-A-D-A-D-A in the timpani. That would really benefit from a slower and more intentional tempo. However LB is certainly more qualified to make these decisions than I am so I will continue to listen and enjoy despite my opinion

Posted by Pitmami | October 8, 2014 4:27 PM

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