Young People’s Chorus of New York City to Open 2017 Mostly Mozart Festival July 25 and 26

April 19, 2017….Today, Lincoln Center announced that the Young People’s Chorus of New York City conducted by Artistic Director Francisco J. Núñez will open the 51st annual Mostly Mozart Festival in their Mostly Mozart debut with a vibrant program under Mostly Mozart Festival Music Director Louis Langrée. The program juxtaposes Mozart’s Symphony No. 35 (“Haffner”) with traditional songs and spirituals from Mozart’s time and culminates with Beethoven’s glorious Choral Fantasy, featuring pianist Kit Armstrong.

Tickets will be available May 3 and can be purchased online at, by phone at CenterCharge 212-721-6500, or at the David Geffen Hall or Alice Tully Hall box offices.

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Pictured (L to R): Dark Mirror, Louis Langrée, Young People Chorus