Live chamber music is performed year-round in a floating concert hall: a 102-foot, 1899 steel barge moored on the Brooklyn shore of the East River at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Performances F-Su. Fulton Ferry Landing, 1 Water St., DUMBO, Brooklyn.
BATTERY DANCE FESTIVAL
(Aug. 12-17) The 37th annual festival is NYC’s longest-running free public dance festival. Established and emerging dance companies present original works outdoors on the downtown shore of New York Harbor and within view of the Statue of Liberty. Featured dancers come from New York City, Botswana, Canada, Gabon, Kazakhstan, Macedonia, Spain, Turkey and India. Each night 7-9 pm. Free. Robert F. Wagner Park, Battery Park City, 20 Battery Pl., 212.219.3910.
The venue welcomes renowned modern- dance companies from the United States and abroad. July 24-Aug. 12: Momix. Aug. 14-19: The Sarasota Ballet. 175 Eighth Ave., at W. 19th St., 212.242.0800.
MOSTLY MOZART FESTIVAL
(July 12-Aug. 12) New York’s longest-running music series, now in its 51st season, presents music by Mozart, his contemporaries and successors, plus international productions of dance and theater. Highlights: Aug. 1, 3, 4, 7, 8, 10, 11: The Mostly Mozart Orchestra. Aug. 9-12: Mark Morris Dance Group. David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center, Columbus Ave., at W. 64th St., 212.721.6500; Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, 1941 Broadway, btw W. 65th & W. 66th sts., 212.721.6500; and other venues.