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Since the remainder of our 2019-20 season was canceled, we’re curating a selection of videos and live-streaming opportunities to help connect you with the music we all love and the performances we are missing. We encourage you to check back often for updates. May connecting with great music virtually provide a balm for us all at this time.
Curated Playlists Featuring Spring PCMS Artists & Repertoire
March PCMS Artists & Repertoire
April/May PCMS Artists & Repertoire
Chamber Music & Mixed Ensembles
Watch performances from PCMS's Emerging Voices Project, exploring art song and social connection
PCMS co-presents a livestreamed recital by violinist Jaime Laredo & cellist Sharon Robinson
Enjoy a livestreamed recital featuring clarinetist Anthony McGill and pianist Anna Polonsky
Tenor Mark Padmore performs Schubert's Winterreise with Mitsuko Uchida at Wigmore Hall
“Coffee and a Song:” Weekly series featuring tenors Lawrence Brownlee & Nicholas Phan, soprano Susanna Phillips, & pianist Myra Huang
Chesapeake Chamber Music's "Virtual Virtuosi" Festival featuring Marcy Rosen, Ieva Jokubaviciute, and more PCMS favorites
Watch Llŷr Williams play all 32 Beethoven sonatas via Festival Cultural de Mayo en Jalisco
Imogen Cooper livestreams a recital from Wigmore Hall
Stream the program that the Vienna Piano Trio brought to the PCMS stage last February.
Stream the all-Bach program that violinist Pamela Frank & pianist Stephen Prutsman brought to the PCMS stage in March.
Baritone Roderick Williams (from our Emerging Voices Project) presents an interdisciplinary performance w/ Julius Drake.
Violinist Alina Ibragimova plays a livestreamed recital with Kristian Bezuidenhout at Wigmore Hall
Listen to chamber music recordings from Vermont's Marlboro Music Festival.
Bach's Well-Tempered Lens: A series of 3 live-streams w/ pianist Jeremy Denk at Greene Space.
Music for Food virtual concert featuring Kim Kashkashian, Miriam Fried, Jonathan Biss, & more.
Watch intimate, classical-music house parties via Groupmuse
Watch Paul Lewis play Schubert & Beethoven at Wigmore Hall
Stream Peter Serkin's final 92Y recital featuring works by Mozart & Bach.
Living Music w/ Nadia Sirota: Episodes feature JACK Quartet, Bridget Kibbey, & other PCMS favorites
Experience the Aizuri Quartet's "Songs & Echoes of Home" program through this virtual performance.
Stream Sir András Schiff’s 2017 all-Schubert recital as part of The Gilmore’s Piano Masters Series (audio only)
Sheku Kanneh-Mason and family go live Wednesdays & Fridays at 1:30 pm ET
Watch performances by the Kuss Quartet and other chamber ensembles via QChamberStream
Enjoy a daily stream from the London Mozart Players
Pianist Angela Hewitt shares regular videos on Twitter
Enjoy the Manhattan Chamber Players' CO-VIDeo Concerts
Joyce DiDonato & Piotr Beczała perform 'Werther' excerpts from Joyce's apartment
Yo-Yo Ma offers "Songs of Comfort" on Facebook
Pianist Benjamin Hochman plays Mozart in a 2014 home performance
Pianist Marc-André Hamelin live-streams a recital program from his Boston-area home
Enjoy live-streams from Third Coast Percussion's studio
Watch a variety of performances via Lincoln Center at Home
Gautier Capuçon plays Bach daily on Twitter
Enjoy past live streams of performances by PCMS favorites at Wigmore Hall.
Watch mezzo Fleur Barron & pianist Myra Huang in recital at 92Y
The Netherlands Bach Society releases new videos twice a week
Watch pianist Shai Wosner's 2018 all-Schubert recital at 92Y
Each day Alisa Weilerstein plays one of the 36 movements of Bach's Cello Suites
[email protected] offers select past performances from the Brooklyn venue
Watch select performances from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center.
Watch Garrick Ohlsson play Chopin, Beethoven, & Prokofiev at 92Y
Hope @ Home: daily living room concerts by Daniel Hope & friends
Jonathan Biss plays Beethoven daily on Facebook
Steinway's Lunchtime Concerts features home performances by a variety of pianists, 1 pm daily
Stream WRTI's classical and jazz programming
Pianist Igor Levit plays Beethoven live on Twitter
Weekdays at 11 am: WQXR Active Listening Challenge for kids
Watch the Thalea String Quartet play works by Copland, Price, & Beethoven at Caramoor
"Curtis Is Here" video series featuring past Curtis performances. weekdays at noon
Orchestral, Opera, & More
Stream a past or previously unreleased Philadelphia Orchestra performance every Thursday night at 8 pm
The Budapest Festival Orchestra presents daily "Quarantine Soirées" at 2:45 pm
The Berlin Philharmonic's Digital Concert Hall is free on demand with code BERLINPHIL.
Tune in to the MET's nightly opera stream.
The NY Phil offers performance footage and radio broadcasts
Experience full-length digital performances by the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra
Enjoy the Boston Symphony Orchestra at home
The Social Distancing Festival showcases live-streams from across the artistic spectrum
Opera Philadelphia's "Opera on the Couch" offers digital premieres of recent productions throughout May.
Watch highlights from recent Boston Baroque performances
Enjoy free performances from Paris's Palais Garnier & Opera Bastille
Stream select San Francisco Symphony performances
Watch past productions from NYC's On Site Opera