June 2010 - Central Park

Prince Harry Runs In Central Park

Crowds cheered and waved for a somewhat flushed Prince Harry during Central Park’s Achilles Hope and Possibility race Central Park Sunday, morning as the prince enjoyed the last day of his New York visit. . . . → Read More: Prince Harry Runs In Central Park

McCoy Tyner Swings at SummerStage

The Mccoy Tyner Quartet appeared Wednesday night at SummerStage and the band was just as hot as the 90 degree weather. . . . → Read More: McCoy Tyner Swings at SummerStage

Simon and Garfunkel at SummerStage

Last night’s SummerStage Gala Benefit to raise funds for the Parks Foundation’s free music festival featured the songs of Simon and Garfunkel, and what better way to celebrate summer in the city than by enjoying the music of New York’s most legendary singing duo. . . . → Read More: Simon and Garfunkel at SummerStage

New York Philharmonic in Central Park 2010

This year’s scheduled performance by the New York Philharmonic on Central Park’s Great Lawn promises to be another great opportunity to enjoy great music under the stars at the center of Manhattan.Performances begin at 8 p.m., so if you want seating close to the stage, plan to arrive about 2 hours early — if you’re less particular, and depending on the size of your group, you can arrive up until the show begins.

2010 Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks Schedule Concerts in the Parks – Great Lawn in Central Park, Manhattan Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at 8 PM Program: New York Philharmonic Andrey Boreyko, conductor • Tchaikovsky – Polonaise from Eugene Onegin • Bernstein – Symphonic Dances from West Side Story • Ravel – Boléro • Intermission Shanghai Symphony Orchestra Long Yu, conductor Lang Lang, piano Ying Huang, soprano Changyong Liao, baritone • Wagner – Overture to Tannhäuser • Rossini – Largo al factotum della città from The Barber of Seville • Gounod – “Je veux vivre” from Romeo and Juliet • Mozart – “La ci darem la mano” from Don Giovanni • Jin Fizai – Go and See the World • Gershwin – Rhapsody in BlueConcerts in the Parks – Great Lawn in Central Park, Manhattan Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 8 PM Program: New York Philharmonic Andrey Boreyko, conductor Branford Marsalis, saxophone* • Liadov – Baba-Yaga • Glazunov – Concerto for Alto Saxophone • Schulhoff/Bennett – Hot-Sonate for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra • Prokofiev – Romeo and . . . → Read More: New York Philharmonic in Central Park 2010


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