Apr
14
4:00 PM16:00

Literati V: Divinity

  • Dweck Auditorium at the Brooklyn Public Library (map)
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PhiloSonia’s Season Finale presents two larger-than-life works inspired by Scripture. Spiritual freedom, the nature of time, redemption from suffering - these works invite you to reflect on universal themes.

O. Golijov - The Dreams and Prayers of Isaac the Blind for Clarinet and String Quartet

O. Messiaen - Quartet for the End of Time for Violin, Clarinet, Cello and Piano

 Stanichka Dimitrova, violin      Yezu Elizabeth Woo, violin

     Chieh-Fan Jay Yiu, viola        Michael Katz, cello

                                 Spencer Myer, piano

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Philosonia Presents "Literati IV: Sturm und Drang"
Mar
8
7:30 PM19:30

Philosonia Presents "Literati IV: Sturm und Drang"

Sturm und Drang to this day remains one of the most significant movements in literature and art. PhiloSonia’s fourth concert is dedicated to the leading figure of the movement, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, and the music he inspired.

F. Schubert - Quartersatz

F. Schubert - Lied der Mignon, D. 877, No. 4

Gretchen am Spinnrade, D.118 

H. Wolf - Ganymed, Mignon: Kennst du das Land

J. Brahms - Piano Quartet in c minor, Op. 60


 Stanichka Dimitrova, violin       Yezu Elizabeth Woo, violin

      Chieh-Fan Jay Yiu, viola       Adrian Daurov, cello      

  Kristina Bachrach, soprano      Michael Brofman, piano

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Adelphi University New Music XIV: Lisa Bielawa
Mar
2
8:00 PM20:00

Adelphi University New Music XIV: Lisa Bielawa

  • Adelphi University Performing Arts Center (map)
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New Music XIV: Lisa Bielawa will include selections from Vireo and other works by Bielawa, including Graffiti dell’amante for string quartet and soprano; The Houri and the Poet for soprano, cello, and piano; Scene & Aria: Layover in CDG for soprano, cello and piano; Wait for piano with drone; and A Collective Cleansing for solo voice and digital audio. Joining Bielawa for the concert will be violinists Blanca Cecilia González and Clara Kim, violist Chieh-Fan Yiu, cellist Deborah Sepe, and pianist Andrea Christie.

Tickets for Saturday’s concert start at $25, with discounts available to seniors, students and alumni. There is no charge to observe the composition workshop on Friday, March 1. It begins at 1:00 p.m. on the Adelphi PAC’s Westermann Stage, Concert Hall.

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Project: Music Heals Us
Feb
16
6:00 PM18:00

Project: Music Heals Us

  • Guildford First Congregational Church (map)
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PUBLIC CONCERT: MIXTAPE #3 - A GYPSY FANTASIA

PROJECT: MUSIC HEALS US is celebrating its fifth season with a series of Mixtape performances. Each concert in this series will feature the highlights and top hits from the past four seasons- favorite artists, programs and pieces, as selected per Season 4 audiences' requests!

6PM PRECONCERT LECTURE:  Lecturer TBA

7PM CONCERT PROGRAM: Mixtape #3 - A GYPSY FANTASIA

Schubert: Fantasia in F minor for piano - four-hands, D 940; Sarasate: Navarra for Two ViolinsOp.33;  Dvořák: Terzetto in C major, Op.74

ARTISTS:  Josu DeSolaun, piano; Anna Petrova, piano; Anna Nilsen, violin; Jesus Reina, violin; Chieh-Fan Jay Yiu, viola

TICKETS: $20 adults / $5 students (purchased at the door) 

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Riverside Symphony
Jan
26
to Jan 27

Riverside Symphony

Featured soloist: Mike Lormand, Trombone

Riverside Symphony’s principal trombonist is a member
of numerous cutting-edge ensembles.

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A selection from Mozart’s treasure trove of little-known gems is followed by Marius Constant’s riveting, shockingly far-ranging essay for solo trombone, a work as rare in design as it is incandescent. Through his lovely opus for solo strings, Dvorak student (and eventual son-in-law) Josef Suk is felt by many to have bettered his master in this particular genre.

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Philosonia Presents "Literati III: Liebestod"
Jan
25
7:30 PM19:30

Philosonia Presents "Literati III: Liebestod"

Scandal, Intrigue, and Murder....

Leo Tolstoy’s haunting novella “The Keutzer Sonata” places Beethoven’s celebrated work at the center of  a scandalous love affair with a tragic ending. PhiloSonia’s third installment pairs the sonata which served as Tolstoy’s inspiration with Janáček’s musical retelling of the work.

Stani Dimitrova, Yezu Woo, violins

Chieh-Fan Yiu, viola

Michael Katz, cello

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New York City Ballet: The Nutcracker
Dec
20
to Dec 30

New York City Ballet: The Nutcracker

"The Balanchine Nutcracker, which had its premiere at New York City Center on Feb. 2, 1954, is now older than any member of its onstage cast (except an occasional Drosselmeier) and most of the audience."

The New York Times

- See more at: http://www.newyorkcitytheatre.com/theaters/davidhkochtheater/nycb-the-nutcracker.php#sthash.leSsENRK.dpuf

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Ben Feng Music Festival 2018 《徐志摩的昇華之夜》
Dec
1
to Dec 18

Ben Feng Music Festival 2018 《徐志摩的昇華之夜》

奔放音樂節 《徐志摩的昇華之夜》   兩場講座  一場派對  五場大型音樂會  

BenFeng Music Festival 2018 BenFeng Production “XuZhimo& His Transfigured Night”

<台南場>   

12/1 (六) 19:30 臺南市美術館 Tainan Art Museum

12/6 (四)  19:30  
12/7 (五)  19:30 
12/8 (六)  19:30 
12/9 (日)  14:30   
✧演出地點 : 台南永康 奔放E倉庫 Ben Feng E Warehouse 

<台中場 
台中場 : 2018/12/18 (二)  19:30 
✧演出地點 :  臺中國家歌劇院 National Taichung Theater  

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音樂X 文學X 劇場 

頂尖樂手跨國演繹東西交會奔放年代  

荀白克的「昇華之夜」寫於20世紀初進入叛逆的維也納,同時間徐志摩身處的中國也正經歷一個轟轟烈烈、搖旗吶喊的文學革命。荀白克解放了十二個音符最基本的排列與秩序,而徐志摩鬆綁了音律、形式、題材、內容和情感,同樣執著於為自己的生命與藝術開拓新路,為後世代勇敢的創造一個新的思想氣度。

徐志摩的詩,與荀白克、蓋希文、拉威爾的音樂,在1920年的時空背景相遇,展開東、西方文化的一段深情對話。壯闊山勢的剛與緞布的柔美、東方水墨的簡約與西方的搖擺浪漫,詩詞與音樂的對話,文學、影像、戲劇的跨域結合,緊密鋪陳出一個全新的敘述音樂,深刻的進入內心世界與嚮往的靈魂昇華。 

【演出人員】
男高音 | 湯發凱
鋼 琴 | 胡志龍
小提琴 | 吳敏慈、杜冠璋
中提琴 | 游捷帆、林倢伃
大提琴 | Michael Graham、張逸中
豎 笛 | 高承胤
擊 樂 | 吳政君
二 胡 | 吳政君
舞 者 | 黃庭瑋、張洪誠

【製作團隊】
藝術總監 | 吳敏慈
舞台導演 | John Maloney
服裝設計 | 林恒正
影像設計 | 王奕盛
髮妝設計 | 黃慧貞
舞台設計 | 陳慧
燈光設計 | 賴科竹
平面設計 | 黃振偉
舞台監督 | 鄒雅荃
書 法 | 馮憲民
專案經理 | 郭怡伶
行銷票務 | 奔放E倉庫
影像製作|錄意思、Jem Moore
攝影|Rich Matheson

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 Mistral Music Presents: The Walk to the Paradise Garden
Nov
9
to Nov 11

Mistral Music Presents: The Walk to the Paradise Garden

  • St Paul's Episcopal Church (map)
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Friday, Nov 9, 6:30 Salon Concert  (Founders’ Brookline home)         

Saturday, Nov. 10, 4:00 pm, Andover: West Parish Church                     

Sunday, Nov. 11, 5:00 pm, Brookline, St. Paul’s Church

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A romp through the English countryside with four centuries of lush, mostly ENGLISH chamber music that evokes the Pastoral, in various combinations of strings, harp and flute, concluding with a quick jaunt across the English Channel in a ravishing work by Frenchman Jean Cras.

Just as so many greatest English romantic poets and painters were inspired by the profound splendor and beauty of the natural world, the English landscape has also profoundly affected English composers since the end of the nineteenth century when a pastoral school began to take place. 


PURCELL: Chacony in G minor for str. quartet arr. by B. Britten
ELGAR: “Chanson de Matin” & “Salut d’Amour” for fl. & strings 
DELIUS: The Walk to the Paradise Garden for str, harp, & flute
VAUGHN WILLIAMS: Phantasy Quintet for flute & strings 
BAX: Quintet for harp & strings
CRAS: Quintette for harp, flute & string trio

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Brooklyn Art Song Society: American Iconoclasts II
Nov
2
7:30 PM19:30

Brooklyn Art Song Society: American Iconoclasts II

Brooklyn Art Song Society Continues American Iconoclasts with the Songs of Samuel Barber

What: American Iconoclasts II: Samuel Barber
Where: Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
When: Friday, November 2nd, 2018 7:30PM
Who: Lucy Fitz-Gibbon, soprano; Samantha Malk, mezzo-soprano; Steven Eddy, 
Mario Diaz-Moresco, Brian Mextorf, baritone; Michael Brofman, Spencer Myer, piano; Members of PhiloSonia
Program: The Daisies Op. 2 no. 1, Dover Beach Op. 3, 3 Songs Op. 10, 4 Songs Op. 13, Hermit Songs Op. 29, Despite and Still Op. 41, 3 Songs Op. 45
Price: $25/$15


On Friday, November 2nd, Brooklyn Art Song Society presents part two of its ambitious series American Iconoclasts featuring the songs of Samuel Barber. A member of the first graduating class from the Curtis Institute, Barber was the leading composer of the neo-Romantic movement that dominated American music in the middle of the 20th-century. His melodic gift and lush harmonic palette are on full display in some of his best-known songs, including Sure on this Shining Night and Dover Beach. The performers include BASS favorites soprano Lucy Fitz-Gibbon, baritone Steven Eddy (Winner, Joy in Singing) and pianist Spencer Myer. Composer Nick DiBeradino gives a free pre-concert lecture at 7:00PM. 

About American Iconoclasts:
This season Brooklyn Art Song Society explores Americas vast musical heritage through the songs of five uniquely American voices: Charles Ives, the Visionary; Samuel Barber, the Romantic; Ned Rorem; the Master Aaron Copland, the Populist; and George Gershwin, the Jazzman. 


About Brooklyn Art Song Society:
The Brooklyn Art Song Society (BASS) will enter its ninth season of first-rate music making in the Fall of 2018, having earned a reputation as one of the preeminent organizations dedicated to the vast repertoire of poetry set to music. Its mission is to preserve art songs direct expressiveness and emotional honesty for todays audience and future generations.

The New York Times called BASS a company well worth watching and Voce di Meche hailed, as long as BASS is around we do not need to worry about the future of art song in the USA. Opera News writes, Brooklyn Art Song Society keeps the intimate recital alive with innovative programming, and the New Yorker praised BASS as invaluable and uncompromisingly dedicated to continuing the traditions of classical art song, both old and new.

BASSs innovative and ambitious programming has reached thousands of audience members- lifelong classical music and first-time concert-goers alike. Past programs include performances of the complete songs of Charles Ives and Hugo Wolf, and multi-concert surveys of the art song canon including Britannica, Wien, and La France. Committed to keeping art song relevant in our time BASS has collaborated closely with and premiered works by important living composers such as Harrison Birtwistle, Tom Cipullo, Michael Djupstrom, Daniel Felsenfeld, Herschel Garfein, Daron Hagen, Jake Heggie, Libby Larsen, Lowell Liebermann, David Ludwig, James Matheson, Harold Meltzer, Kurt Rohde, Glen Roven, Andrew Staniland, Scott Wheeler, and Yehudi Wyner, In May 2015, BASS released its first album, New Voices on Roven Records, which debuted in the top 10 on the Billboard Traditional Classical charts. 

Highlights from this season include the five-concert series American Iconoclasts, two world- premiere commissions by acclaimed composers Daniel Felsenfeld and James Mattheson, a presentation of Hugo Wolfs complete Morike-Lieder with legendary pianist Martin Katz, and an artist residency at Ithaca College. In addition to monthly concerts in Brooklyn, BASS has traveled to Philadelphia, Kansas City, Portland, ME, San Francisco, and Seattle and has held residencies at University of Notre Dame, University of California-Davis, and University of Chicago. Brooklyn Art Song Society is proud to make the Brooklyn Historical Society its primary venue and present a free annual concert at the Brooklyn Public Library. BASSs artist roster features over 40 of the finest young interpreters of art song. For more information visit www.brooklynartsongsociety.org.

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SCCO Chamber Music Series: "Music in the Key of Love"
Oct
27
to Oct 28

SCCO Chamber Music Series: "Music in the Key of Love"

  • pin St. John's Episcopal Church (map)
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The first program of the Sullivan County Chamber Orchestra's 2018-19 Chamber Music Series is "Music in the Key of Love" SCCO is thrilled to invite the incomparable violinist, Daniel Phillips (Orion Quartet) to share his love of music with Akiko Hosoi, Chieh-Fan Yiu, Chelsea Wimmer, Philo Keun-Ha Lee, and SCCO Artistic Director Andrew Trombley for two fantastic performances. The program will include Beethoven's "Duet mit zwei obligaten Augengläsern", Dvořák's String Quintet in G Major No. 2, and Brahms' String Sextet in B-flat major.

There will be a Saturday evening concert on October 27, 2018 at 7:00pm at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 15 St. John Street, Monticello, NY.

A matinée performance will be on Sunday, October 28th, at 3:00 Liberty Museum and Arts Center 46 S. Main Street, Liberty, NY. 

To purchase tickets online visit www.nesinculturalarts.org where you will find links to all concert dates. Tickets are also available at the door. 

For questions contact Marina Lombardi at marina@nesinculturala8rts.org or call 845-798-9006

General Admission for the SCCO 2018-19 season is $20. Seniors are $18 and students are free with ID.

SCCO is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. 

The Sullivan County Chamber Orchestra is a Nesin Cultural Arts sponsored project funded in part by a grant from the Sullivan County Plans and Progress Small Grants Program, administered by the Division of Planning and Environmental Management.

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ERC Presents "Because I Could Not Stop: An Encounter with Emily Dickinson"
Sep
15
to Oct 21

ERC Presents "Because I Could Not Stop: An Encounter with Emily Dickinson"

  • The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (map)
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An Encounter with Emily Dickinson. Emily Dickinson produced some of the most haunting and mysterious works of the 19th Century but she was one of the most elusive artistic personalities. In Dickinson’s self-imposed solitude, she constructs a world of images, sensations, and emotions ruled by the breadth of her imaginations.

Through a pairing of her words with the music of renowned composer Amy Beach, audiences embark on a journey through Dickinson’s soul and inner world.

Angelica Page as Emily Dickinson

Victoria Wolf Lewis and Mélanie Clapiès, violins

Chieh-Fan Yiu, viola

Ari Evans, cello

Max Barros, piano

 

Because I Could Not Stop: An Encounter With Emily Dickinson

Sat, Sep 15, 2018 8:00 PM

Sun, Sep 16, 2018 7:30 PM

Mon, Sep 17, 2018 7:30 PM

Wed, Sep 19, 2018 8:00 PM

Thu, Sep 20, 2018 7:30 PM

Fri, Sep 21, 2018 8:00 PM

Sat, Sep 22, 2018 2:00 PM

Sat, Sep 22, 2018 8:00 PM

Sun, Sep 23, 2018 2:00 PM

Tue, Sep 25, 2018 7:30 PM

Wed, Sep 26, 2018 7:30 PM

Because I Could Not Stop: An Encounter With Emily Dickinson - Opening Night

Thu, Sep 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Fri, Sep 28, 2018 8:00 PM

Sat, Sep 29, 2018 2:00 PM

Sat, Sep 29, 2018 8:00 PM

Sun, Sep 30, 2018 2:00 PM

Tue, Oct 2, 2018 7:30 PM

Wed, Oct 3, 2018 7:30 PM

Thu, Oct 4, 2018 7:30 PM

Fri, Oct 5, 2018 8:00 PM

Sat, Oct 6, 2018 2:00 PM

Sat, Oct 6, 2018 8:00 PM

Sun, Oct 7, 2018 2:00 PM

Tue, Oct 9, 2018 7:30 PM

Wed, Oct 10, 2018 7:30 PM

Thu, Oct 11, 2018 7:30 PM

Fri, Oct 12, 2018 8:00 PM

Sat, Oct 13, 2018 2:00 PM

Sat, Oct 13, 2018 8:00 PM

Sun, Oct 14, 2018 2:00 PM

Tue, Oct 16, 2018 7:30 PM

Wed, Oct 17, 2018 2:00 PM

Wed, Oct 17, 2018 7:30 PM

Thu, Oct 18, 2018 7:30 PM

Fri, Oct 19, 2018 8:00 PM

Sat, Oct 20, 2018 2:00 PM

Sat, Oct 20, 2018 8:00 PM

Sun, Oct 21, 2018 2:00 PM

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SPAC on Stage Series: Nu Deco Ensemble
Aug
13
8:00 PM20:00

SPAC on Stage Series: Nu Deco Ensemble

Based in Miami, Nu Deco Ensemble is a virtuosic and eclectic chamber orchestra group designed for the 21st century. Through exciting and adventurous classical music performances, Nu Deco Ensemble presents various styles of music, art, and media collaborations in both traditional and alternative venues. Working in conjunction with local Miami musicians, composers, DJs, dancers, visual and media artists, Nu Deco Ensemble creates a new hybrid of compelling musical and multi-media experiences. Blending masterful musicianship with a wide range of repertoire from classical to pop, Nu Deco Ensemble strives to be a leader in genre-bending musical exploration.

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Mostly Mozart Festival: Adams, Mozart, Beethoven
Aug
7
to Aug 8

Mostly Mozart Festival: Adams, Mozart, Beethoven

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 7:30 pm

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 7:30 pm

 

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

Louis Langrée, conductor

Daniel Lozakovich, violin

 

Pre-concert recitals at 6:30 pm
Dominic Cheli, piano
Brahms: Rhapsody in E-flat major
Liszt: Réminiscences de Don Juan
David Geffen Hall

 

An instant star at Tanglewood last year and recently signed to Deutsche Grammophon, the intensely musical 17-year-old violinist Daniel Lozakovich will perform Mozart’s charming third violin concerto, composed when Mozart, too, was just a teenager. The program begins and ends with two revolutionary works separated by a couple of centuries—John Adams’s gleefully syncopated Chairman Dances and Beethoven’s buoyant First Symphony, offering ecstatic glimpses of what was to come.

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奔放音樂節: Ben Feng Summer Music Series
Jun
29
to Jun 30

奔放音樂節: Ben Feng Summer Music Series

【夏夜沙龍Evening Sonatas】
時間:6/29(五)19:30、 6/30(六)19:30
深情浪漫、細緻親密、觸動人心

【午后狂想Afternoon Choros】
時間:6/30(六)14:30、7/01(日)14:30
顛覆傳統、風情萬種、狂到極致

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奔放音樂工作室全新推出
2018夏日奔放音樂

特別邀請鋼琴家胡志龍、吉他大師Alfredo Muro 來台
小提琴家吳敏慈、奔放音樂工作室共同演出
發掘音符旋律中所蘊含的真誠情感

【夏夜沙龍Evening Sonatas】
時間:6/29(五)19:30、 6/30(六)19:30
深情浪漫、細緻親密、觸動人心

--胡志龍X奔放音樂工作室--
活躍於國際樂壇的台灣鋼琴家 胡志龍,其精彩的演奏備受多方國際大賽讚賞,演奏專輯更獲得American Record Guide與Fanfare雜誌的一致好評。此次由《奔放音樂工作室》首度與胡志龍合作演出,回歸古典樂的經典,精選貝多芬、史特勞斯與布拉姆斯的奏鳴曲作品,在二重奏與四重奏中引領聽眾細細品味,發掘音符旋律中所蘊含的真誠情感。

■演出人員
胡志龍|鋼琴
吳敏慈|小提琴
游捷帆|中提琴
Michael Graham|大提琴

■演出曲目
貝多芬G大調第八號奏鳴曲
史特勞斯降E大調奏鳴曲
布拉姆斯G小調鋼琴四重奏

【午后狂想Afternoon Choros】
時間:6/30(六)14:30、7/01(日)14:30
顛覆傳統、風情萬種、狂到極致

--Alfredo Muro X奔放音樂工作室--
演奏足跡踏遍歐美的祕魯籍吉他大師Alfredo Muro,自2013年第一屆奔放音樂節首度來台,憑藉其精巧的琴藝與演奏魅力,連續三年風靡台灣觀眾。2018年第四度來台的他,將以ㄧ把吉他碰撞古典樂,古典中帶著爵士味與拉丁味,在即興中為熱情的巴西音樂,帶來截然不同的迷人風情。

■演出人員
Alfredo Muro|吉他
吳敏慈|小提琴
游捷帆|中提琴
Michael Graham|大提琴
吳政君|打擊

■演出曲目
最道地的南美音樂,拉丁X古典X爵士,信手捻來全是風情萬種。

【大師音樂座談】
時間6/30(六)17:30-18:30

--吳敏慈X胡志龍X Alfredo Muro 創作分享--
僅此一場,樂迷可與大師近距離對談,聆聽他們對於音樂的創作癡迷與堅持。
講座報名: https://goo.gl/5igVpw
#免費報名入場

【餐車X咖啡X美酒】
在音樂的饗宴中加入味覺享受,夏日的午夜就此滿足!

■地點:奔放E倉庫(台南市永康區環工路107號)
■主辦單位:奔放音樂工作室、基益慈善基金會
■贊助單位:國家文化藝術基金會
■票價:500、800(鐵粉票享有餐點1份、葡萄酒、手沖咖啡)
■購票請上兩廳院售票系統:https://goo.gl/pPcd6M
■購票優惠:5/21前早鳥八折、學生九折、10人以上七五折
■活動詳情請洽 奔放音樂節粉絲專頁、奔放音樂工作室官網
■聯絡方式:
基益慈善基金會:06-2015191
奔放E倉庫:06-2335311#5132
■奔放音樂工作室:https://goo.gl/xCWTmM

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AMERICAN ENCOUNTERS 3 - WOMEN COMPOSERS
May
5
2:30 PM14:30

AMERICAN ENCOUNTERS 3 - WOMEN COMPOSERS

CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES 3
 

The New York Classical Players continue their year-long exploration of American chamber music with a concert of women composes from the early 20th century. Enjoy Rebecca Clarke's sublime Viola Sonata, along with the Amy Beach Piano Quintet, and a rarely heard gem, excavated from the Library Archives, Mary Howe's Three Pieces For String Quartet After Emily Dickinson.
 

KYU YEON KIM, piano
SIWOO KIM, violin
SU HYUN PARK, violin
CHIEH-FAN YIU, viola*
CAELI SMITH, viola
MADELINE FAYETTE, cello  

 

Rebecca Clarke / Viola Sonata and Piano*
Mary Howe / Three Pieces After Emily Dickinson for String Quartet
Amy Beach / Piano Quintet Op. 67

 

The Library for the Performing Arts is proud to offer free admission to this program on a first come, first served basis. Admission lines form 1:30pm.  At that time one ticket is provided per person. Tickets are not available for advance reservation and saving seats is not permitted. General admission seating. Call 212.642.0142 for more detailed information. All programs are subject to last minute change or cancellation.

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Philosonia Presents: The Brothers Balliett & Friends
May
4
7:30 PM19:30

Philosonia Presents: The Brothers Balliett & Friends

Having established themselves as two of the most prominent figures in today's music world, the multi-talented brothers Brad and Doug Balliett curate a program of friends and colleagues.

Lembit Beecher - "These Memories May be True"

Andrew Norman - Sabina from "The Companion Guide to Rome"

Zachary Detrick - "A Challenge to All Of Us"

Doug Balliett - String Trio

Brad Balliett - String Trio 

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Symphony In C Presents: The New World
Apr
28
8:00 PM20:00

Symphony In C Presents: The New World

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Saad Haddad:  Kaman Fantasy

     2018 Young Composers’ Competition Winner

Beethoven: Concerto for Violin in D Major, Op. 61

Dvořák: Symphony No. 9 in E minor, Op. 95 “From the New World”

 

The season closes with the winning entry in our annual Young Composers Competition and introduces violinist Philippe Quint. Described as "a handsome dark-haired young man with a flair for fashion, a 1708 Stradivarius, and a fabulous technique,” Mr. Quint plays Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D Major.    Dvorak’s beloved New World Symphony describes the "endless acres of field and meadow" of Spillville Iowa, where he spent the summer of 1893.

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NYCP Presents: Baroque Enchantment
Apr
8
3:00 PM15:00

NYCP Presents: Baroque Enchantment

Hailed by critics as "an extraordinary pianist who promises to become a legend in this new century," pianist Rachel Kudo joins New York Classical Players for a performance celebrating the enduring splendor of Baroque music. Performed in the chapel of College of Mount Saint Vincent, works by Bach and Handel showcase their sublime mastery of style and Avner Dorman's Concerto Grosso invites listeners to experience a contemporary reimagining of Baroque with crisp melodies and rhythmic whirling.


DONGMIN KIM, conductor
RACHEL KUDO, piano 

 

J. S. Bach / Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048
J. S. Bach / Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor BWV 1052
Avner Dorman / Concerto Grosso
G. F. Händel / Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 4 in A minor, HWV 322

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NYCP Presents: Baroque Enchantment
Apr
7
8:00 PM20:00

NYCP Presents: Baroque Enchantment

Hailed by critics as "an extraordinary pianist who promises to become a legend in this new century," pianist Rachel Kudo joins New York Classical Players for a performance celebrating the enduring splendor of Baroque music. Performed in the chapel of College of Mount Saint Vincent, works by Bach and Handel showcase their sublime mastery of style and Avner Dorman's Concerto Grosso invites listeners to experience a contemporary reimagining of Baroque with crisp melodies and rhythmic whirling.


DONGMIN KIM, conductor
RACHEL KUDO, piano 

 

J. S. Bach / Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048
J. S. Bach / Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor BWV 1052
Avner Dorman / Concerto Grosso
G. F. Händel / Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 4 in A minor, HWV 322

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NYCP Presents: Baroque Enchantment
Apr
6
3:00 PM15:00

NYCP Presents: Baroque Enchantment

Hailed by critics as "an extraordinary pianist who promises to become a legend in this new century," pianist Rachel Kudo joins New York Classical Players for a performance celebrating the enduring splendor of Baroque music. Performed in the chapel of College of Mount Saint Vincent, works by Bach and Handel showcase their sublime mastery of style and Avner Dorman's Concerto Grosso invites listeners to experience a contemporary reimagining of Baroque with crisp melodies and rhythmic whirling.


DONGMIN KIM, conductor
RACHEL KUDO, piano 

 

J. S. Bach / Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048
J. S. Bach / Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor BWV 1052
Avner Dorman / Concerto Grosso
G. F. Händel / Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 4 in A minor, HWV 322

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Philosonia Presents: Britten & Shostakovich
Mar
9
7:30 PM19:30

Philosonia Presents: Britten & Shostakovich

Explores the friendship of two composers who recognized each other as kindred spirits, bonded by their similar artistic outlooks. Strongly affected by the turbulent events of the 20th century, each of their musical voices reflected their humanistic ideals and personal musical voice. 

B. Britten - Phantasy in F minor for String Quintet

B. Britten - Three Divertimentos for String Quartet

B. Britten - Rhapsody for String Quintet

D. Shostakovich - Piano Quintet in G minor, Op. 57

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NYCP Presents: Rethinking Schubert
Feb
18
3:00 PM15:00

NYCP Presents: Rethinking Schubert

CONCERT CYCLE 3

 

Franz Schubert’s enduring legacy as one of the most prolific and creative composers is the source of inspiration for New York Classical Player’s original new program, “Rethinking Schubert.”  Three works transform, magnify, and illuminate the artistry of Schubert through works for string orchestra. Rondo Brillant, originally scored for violin and piano and Schubert’s Death and the Maiden(String Quartet No. 14 in D minor), magnificently arranged by Gustav Mahler, are performed alongside the United State premiere of Dobrinka Tabakova’s 2013 Fantasy Homage to Schubert.
 

DONGMIN KIM, conductor
KENNETH RENSHAW, violin

 

F. Schubert / Rondo Brillant in B minor, D. 895 (arr. Yoomi Paick)
Dobrinka Tabakova / Fantasy Homage to Schubert (US premiere)
F. Schubert / Quartet No. 14 in D minor Death and the Maiden

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"Chasing The River": A Benefit Reading
Jan
29
7:00 PM19:00

"Chasing The River": A Benefit Reading

Olivier Award winner Andy Karl, most recently on Broadway in a Tony-nominated turn in Groundhog Day, starred in a benefit reading of Jean Giebel's Chasing the River January 29.

Directed by Karen Carpenter, the reading was at the Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre in The Pershing Square Signature Center. Proceeds benefited The Joyful Heart Foundation.

Raúl Castillo, Annie Golden, Melissa Gilbert, Deborah Rayne, and Adina Verson joined Karl in the play, which is set in a small town in Pennsylvania and concerns a young woman who returns home to the scene of the horrible events that changed the course of her life forever.

Music for the reading will be performed by violist Chieh-Fan Yiu.

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Jan
28
3:00 PM15:00

Hudson Chorale Presents: Haydn’s Die Schöpfung (The Creation)

Hudson Chorale, the area’s largest mixed voice chorus, will begin its 2018 season with matinee performances on Saturday, January 27 at 3:00 pm and Sunday, January 28 at 3:00 pm of Franz Joseph Haydn’s masterpiece, Die Schöpfung (The Creation). There is no better place to experience a concert of great sacred music than the magnificent and inspirational Queen of the Apostles Chapel at Maryknoll, 55 Ryder Road, Ossining, NY. To bring out the beauty and depth of the text, which is based on the biblical Book of Genesis, the work will be performed in its original German and include full orchestral accompaniment as well as professional soloists.

Music Director, Ira Spaulding, with a singing, conducting and teaching career of more than 40 years, promises to offer up such a dynamic performance that even audience members who have heard the piece several times before will leave the concert with the feeling of hearing it for the first time.

During the majority of his musical career, Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) was the most celebrated composer in the world, and is credited with being the father of the symphony and the father of the string quartet. His oratorio, Die Schöpfung, is considered by many to be his greatest musical achievement.

Following the concert, the audience is invited to an informal reception to meet and chat with the conductor, soloists, orchestra and chorus members while enjoying some delicious refreshments, a long-standing Hudson Chorale tradition. Ticket Prices: Advance Sale-$25; Door-$30; Students-$10. Handicap parking is available at the venue. For additional chorus or event information, visit the chorus website.

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