Classical Music Listings From the New York Times

George Crumb
Cover of George Crumb


American Modern Ensemble (Thursday) This excellent new-music group celebrates its 10th anniversary with a program of works by David Del Tredici, George Crumb and Robert Paterson; David Alan Miller conducts a 20-piece ensemble. At 8 p.m., Merkin Concert Hall, Goodman House, 129 West 67th Street, Manhattan, 646-300-1207,; free. (Vivien Schweitzer)

Juilliard String Quartet (Monday) This ensemble brings its distinctive, elegant sound to an absorbing program that includes Webern’s Five Movements for String Quartet, Berg’s probing String Quartet and Schubert’s impassioned “Death and the Maiden” Quartet. At 8 p.m., Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, 212-721-6500,; $30, $15 for students with ID. (da Fonseca-Wollheim)