Friday, July 22, 2016 at 7:30 pm

Free Event

Damrosch Park

Photo by Richard Termine

Above: Louis Langrée

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

Louis Langrée


Simone Porter

violin (Mostly Mozart debut)

Damrosch Park will be filled with the distinctive bravado and brilliance of Mozart’s music at this free outdoor concert ushering in the 50th Mostly Mozart Festival. Louis Langrée and the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra welcome 19-year-old violin sensation Simone Porter for the playful G-major Violin Concerto, followed by the unparalleled “Jupiter” Symphony.

Performed without intermission.

This event is FREE. Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

“An engaging new violin star…a terrific new American talent…ravishing…an electrifying performance that made you feel lucky to witness.” Cincinnati Enquirer on Simone Porter
“Future star…Wait. Let’s strike ‘future.’ She sounds ready. Now.” Los Angeles Times on Simone Porter
Co-presented with Lincoln Center Out of Doors
This free preview concert of the Mostly Mozart Festival is made possible in part by The Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Foundation.