Virtual Gala Celebration! Join the Carnegie Hall community in New York City, across the United States, and around the globe for Opening Night of our 130th Anniversary Season Wednesday, October 7, 2020 7:30 PM Online.

Bringing all together through a shared love of music, this special evening will present inspiring performances—both new and from the Hall’s illustrious past—to honor its 130-year history and future. Celebrate the best in music with Carnegie Hall.


Jon Batiste
Joyce DiDonato
Gustavo Dudamel
Michael Feinstein
Renée Fleming
Rhiannon Giddens and Our Native Daughters
Angélique Kidjo
Lang Lang
Wynton Marsalis
Yannick Nézet-Séguin
James Taylor
Michael Tilson Thomas
Habib Azar, Director

Watch the premiere event on, or join us on YouTube or Facebook to take part in the festivities. Explore all the different ways you can watch.