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@ Carnegie Hall: Jon Batiste, Opening Night, Free Concerts on Fridays
Witness a world
premiere by Jon Batiste, join us on Opening Night, and enjoy free
concerts on each of the next three Fridays. Plus, apply to join
Ensemble Connect, and see what’s new on Carnegie Hall+. CLICK TITLES FOR MORE INFORMATION.
electric and acoustic bassist, composer, and bandleader
Michael Olatuja has performed and recorded with
Diana Ross, Spike Lee, Shakira, Rod Stewart, Stevie
Wonder, and many more. For this special concert in
Times Square, Olatuja and a full band perform an
evening of high-energy Afrobeat, jazz, and funk
New York’s T.3 has become a bona
fide sensation in the world of a cappella. With
striking arrangements, dazzling three-part
harmonies, and playful, familiar repertoire
drawn from Broadway, Disney, and pop tunes, the
trio has taken instant success from TikTok to
fan-favorite status on America’s Got Talent and
a variety of concert stages nationwide.
premieres his latest opus, a culmination of more
than a century of Black brilliance at Carnegie
Hall. In American Symphony, the
Oscar-winning composer salutes musical
visionaries—such as Duke Ellington, James Reese
Europe, Mahalia Jackson, and Nina Simone—who once
stood on the very stage upon which he concludes his
Call CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800 for
*Originally scheduled for
Saturday, May 7, the world premiere of Jon
Batiste’s American Symphony will now
take place on Thursday, September 22 at 8 PM.
Tickets for the original date will still be
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Complete your glamorous evening
and experience one of New York City’s premier
social events with the option of attending
either a pre-concert cocktail reception at
Carnegie Hall or a post-concert, black-tie gala
dinner at Cipriani 42nd Street.
Individual gala tickets start at
$1,000 and are available to purchase on our website.
Make your reservation today for prime concert
seating and a festive party!
Opening Night Gala Lead
Opening Night Gala Dinner
Sponsor: Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Join the 2023–2025
class of Ensemble Connect! This paid, two-year
fellowship is seeking exemplary chamber music
performers, dedicated teachers, and passionate
advocates to lead the next generation of
We add another round of new
programs and monthly curated highlights to
Carnegie Hall+ in just a few days. While you
wait, enjoy a preview of Destination-Worthy
Music Festivals that you can
visit on demand.
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There has never been a better time
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periods, event invites, discounts, and special
offers throughout the year.
Auditorium / Perelman Stage by Jeff Goldberg / Esto, Batiste by
David Needleman, Nézet-Séguin by Hans van der Woerd, Trifonov by
Dario Acosta / DG, Ensemble Connect by Fadi Kheir, Hahn by Michael
Poehn, The MET Orchestra by Chris Lee, School of Thought Showcase
by Fadi Kheir.