The New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks: Van Cortlandt Park

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

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:

  • Rossini - Overture to La Gazza Ladra
  • Very Young Composers - Works by Very Young Composers of New York City
  • Copland - Hoe-Down, from Rodeo
  • Rachmaninoff - Symphony No. 2

Conductor: Jaap van Zweden.

There will be fireworks by Volt Live 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.


Location Details:
Walk north along Broadway until you reach Manhattan College Parkway, use the steps to enter the park, and continue walking north until you reach the parade grounds.



Contact Number

(212) 875-5709


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