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COVID-19 update (8/1/20): Midtown Concerts is planning a full season of concerts for the 2020-2021 season, with a combination of live streamed and in-person events, as safety allows. The full roster of concerts will be announced later this month.

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View our past livestreams here. Listen to past concerts here.

 

 

  • Livestream: June 11, 2020 - Satono Norizuki
    Missed this concert? View it here. Italian and French Medieval Keyboard Music.  The instrument presented in this concert is the clavisimbalum, a medieval ancestor of the harpsichord in the fifteenth century. The program features the earliest surviving keyboard works of liturgical and secular ...
    Livestream: May 7, 2020 - Jonathan Salamon
    Missed this concert? View it here. Against All Odds: Important Women Composers of the Baroque. These three composers—Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre in Paris; Anna Bon di Venezia in Germany; and Marianna Martines in Vienna—were counted among the musical luminaries of the seventeenth and eight...
    Livestream: April 23, 2020 - Christopher Preston Thompson
    Missed this concert? View it here. Truth, Deception, and Transcendent Love: Medieval Latin, Occitan, and French Song Tenor and medieval harpist, Christopher Preston Thompson performs some of his favorite medieval Latin, Occitan, and French vernacular monophonic songs. Join him for musico-poetic re...
    March 19, 2020 - Martha McGaughey & Arthur Haas - Livestream
    MIssed this concert? View it here. The Program: Music of Joy Recercadas (Trattado de Glosas, 1553)                           Diego Ortiz (c. 1510 − c. 1570) Toccata III in G Major, FbWV103 (1649)       &n...
    March 12, 2020 - Pomerium
    This concert was livestreamed! View it here. Gregorian Chant and Amazing Motets from German-Speaking Lands. Not Chromatic/Way Chromatic presents some of the highlights of the Gregorian chant repertoire as it is preserved in German sources of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, as well as three amazin...

 

 

Midtown Concerts sponsors lunchtime performances of music of the 18th century and earlier for anyone seeking a respite from the midtown hustle and bustle. Ensembles are chosen by a panel of early-music specialists from the metropolitan area.

Location:
The Chapel at St. Bartholomew's Church
50th St. and Park Avenue

Time: 1:15 - 2:00 pm
All concerts are free; no tickets or reservations are necessary.

**Hall is fully accessible**