Tag: Music

Concert: Talea Ensemble

Luigi Nono’s “La Lontananza Nostalgica Utopica Futura” (1988-1989) for violin and 8-channel electronics Karen Kim, violin David Adamcyk, live electronics with a newly commissioned essay by Paul Griffiths Heralded as “a crucial part of the New York cultural ecosphere” by...

/ February 21, 2018

Music at the Maison Française

To RSVP, please click here. Program – Boulez: Anthèmes II; Saariaho & Barrière: Frises, Mvmnts I-IV. Lara Lewison is a sophomore at Columbia College. She studies violin with Maja Cerar through the Music Performance program at Columbia University. She was a violin...

/ February 16, 2018

Concert: An evening with the piano music of Roberto Scarcella Perino

Piano music by Roberto Scarcella Perino, composer in residence at NYU Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò. Giuseppe Bruno, piano Maestro Scarcella Perino will present the US premiere of his Piano Sonata No. 3. Other works being performed include Piano Sonata No. 2, Constellations and 12 Variations on Ciuri...

/ February 9, 2018

Concert: Quando La Banda Passò – When the Band Went By

A special concert to celebrate Fat Thursday by revisiting the classic songs inspired by the Brazilian Carnival that have become staples of the Italian musical culture thanks to the works of Sergio Bardotti, Wilson Simonal, Ornella Vanoni, Toquinho, Vinicius de...

/ February 8, 2018

Taneyev and Arensky: In Tchaikovsky’s Shadow (Concert and Talk)

Taneyev and Arensky: In Tchaikovsky’s Shadow -part of the ASPECT Foundation for Music & Arts’ second New York City season of illuminating performances featuring many of the most prominent performers and musical scholars of today. Taneyev and Arensky: In Tchaikovsky’s...

/ February 7, 2018

Czech Composer Focus: Bohuslav Martinu

Casting new light on the US-based musical activities of Czech composer Bohuslav Martinu (1890-1959), musicologist Jon Meadow will explore the composer’s special relationship with the viola, historically a somewhat under-appreciated instrument. Hear the first movement from Martinu’s Three Madrigals for...

/ February 4, 2018

Blarney Star Concert Series: Dylan Foley & Josh Dukes

Four-time All-Ireland senior fiddle champion Dylan Foley lives in Highland, New York in the Hudson Valley. He credits flute player Mike McHale and concertina great Msgr. Charlie Coen as great influences, and received valuable instruction from New York Sligo-style fiddle...

/ February 2, 2018

Aldo Finzi at Carnegie Hall, with Garden State Philharmonic

Aldo Finzi: Concert at Carnegie Hall, Stern Auditorium, Perelman Stage Sunday, December 17, 2017, 8:00 P.M. For the first time in New York, the Garden State Philharmonic will perform the compositions of Aldo Finzi, a talented Jewish composer born in...

/ December 17, 2017

Concert: Schubert’s Octet

Concert with illustrative talk. Ying Quarter will perform Franz Schubert’s Octet in Fmajor D.803 Op. 166. Illustrated talk by Misha Donat. Joseph Anderer (horn), William Short (bassoon), Alexander Bedenko (clarinet), Brendan Kane (double bass). No piece by Franz Schubert pays...

/ December 14, 2017

A Yiddish Liederabend – An Evening of Yiddish Song

Celebrate the 2nd night of Hanukkah at YIVO! An elegant as well as nostalgic program devoted to treasures of Yiddish song and the poetry that has inspired this musical expression in all its variety of style. Presented in the intimate...

/ December 13, 2017