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The New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks: Prospect Park

Friday, June 15, 2018

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.

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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 the city into a patchwork of picnickers and providing music lovers with an opportunity to hear the best classical music under the stars. 

Program to include:

  • Saint-Saëns - Bacchanale from Samson and Delilah
  • Jordan Millar - Boogie Down Uptown
  • Camryn Cowan - Harlem Shake
  • Bernstein - Three Dance Episodes from On the Town
  • Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade

Conductor: James Gaffigan.

There will be fireworks following the performance.

For more information about the event, please visit The New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks' website

For weather and other updates, call the Concert Information Hotline at (212) 875-5709.

YAI will be operating an accessibility section. Please call (212) 273-6181 or email for details.

VIP Seats
Enter to win VIP seats! In partnership with Prospect Park Alliance, we will raffle off five pairs of tickets to the VIP lawn section. Enter the raffle now


Long Meadow Ballfields in Prospect Park
Directions to this location
Location Details:
Enter at Grand Army Plaza, Prospect Park West at 9th Street, or Bartel-Pritchard Circle at the intersection of Prospect Park West, Prospect Park Southwest, and 15th Street.



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(212) 875-5709


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