Apollo and Dionysus
05/09/2010 at 08:00 PM – Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center
Philosophers from Plato to Nietzsche used these mythological figures to represent human nature at war with itself: torn between reason, discipline, formal beauty—and sensuality, earthly pleasure, desire. Find out which god you follow in this concert of music inspired by the god of enlightenment and the god of wine.
Enjoy an illuminating pre-concert discussion with Maestro Leon Botstein
75 minutes prior to performance at the Avery Fisher Hall Mainstage
program subject to change