The New York Classical Players and The Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center launch a series of immersive concerts that promise a new perspective into Ludwig van Beethoven’s revolutionary chamber music. Enjoy an up-close viewing of a page from Beethoven’s own sketchbook, where masterful pen strokes show experiments with motives and voicing for string quartet Op. 18 no. 2. Hear impassioned, dynamic performances within the intimate and acoustically vibrant Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center. In between works, participate in an illuminating conversation with the performers and other special guests. In this first Beethoven Encounters program, The New York Classical players perform three of Beethoven early quartets, Opus 18 nos. 6, 3, and 2.
BEETHOVEN / String Quartet, Op. 18, No. 6 in B-flat major
BEETHOVEN / String Quartet, Op. 18, No. 3 in D major
BEETHOVEN / String Quartet, Op. 18, No. 2 in G major
No reservations required. LPA at Lincoln Center is proud to offer free admission to this program on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form one hour prior to each program. At that time one ticket is provided per person. Tickets are not available for advance reservation and saving seats is not permitted. General admission seating. Call 212.642.0142 for more detailed information.