Tag: Music

Concert: Romantic Vienna

"Musical Capitals" series from the Aspect Foundation

/ January 26, 2017

The Letters of Samuel Beckett

A words-and-music evening to mark the publication of the fourth and final volume of The Letters of Samuel Beckett: 1966-1989, which shows the author struggling to cope with ever-growing international fame (he won the Nobel Prize in 1969), producing some...

/ December 12, 2016

Airneál December 2016

Celebrate the holiday season with NYU Irish Language Lecturer Pádraig Ó Cearúillas he hosts an evening of traditional music and song with NYU students and local musicians. Get in the spirit! Register here. From Glucksman Ireland House.

/ December 8, 2016

Musical Performance: Voltarelli Sings Profazio

Peppe Voltarelli is a singer-songwriter and actor whose body of work is dedicated to exploring the Italian diaspora throughout the world. In his performance and talk, Peppe recreates the atmosphere of ancient Sicilian and Calabrian tales narrated by popular Southern...

/ December 6, 2016

L’Amour de loin and the troubadours

A Florence Gould Event Organized by the Center for French Civilization and Culture, New York University and the Department of Music, Columbia University with composer KAIJA SAARIAHO, SUSAN BOYNTON (Columbia), JUDITH PERAINO (Cornell University), SARAH KAY (NYU), Maria Sanchez Reyes...

/ December 3, 2016

The Blarney Star Concert Series: Eugene, Rose and John Clancy

Singer, guitarist and harmonica player Eugene Clancy grew up in Charlemont in north Armagh and emigrated with his brothers Pat and Brendan in 1963 to launch a musical career as “The Irish Ramblers” (aka the “other” Clancy Brothers) during the...

/ December 2, 2016

KRHONIKY: The Alternative Folklore of the Region

Please join the Ukrainian Studies Program at the Harriman Institute, Columbia University for a talk with artist Lucia Nimcova about her project KHRONIKY, an archive of photography, video and sound recordings from western Ukraine. From Lucia Nimcova: KHRONIKY “Throughout history, traditional music and culture...

/ November 29, 2016

The Blarney Star Concert Series: Siobhán and Willie Kelly

Siobhán Kelly, née Moloney, grew up in a musical family in east County Clare and has been playing the wooden, “simple system” flute preferred by Irish traditionalists since she was a young girl. Her style meshes perfectly with the fiddle...

/ November 18, 2016

Concert: Magdalena Baczewska, Piano

Baldassare Galuppi: Sonata No. 7 in D major Domenico Scarlatti: Sonatas Nino Rota: Suite del Casanova di Federico Fellini Arcangelo Corelli: Pastorale (Angelus) from the Renaissance Book Karol Szymanowski: Preludes Fryderyk Chopin: Mazurkas and Polonaise fantasie Born in Poland, Magdalena...

/ November 16, 2016

Film Weekend: Alexander Kluge

Legendary filmmaker and thinker Alexander Kluge comes to New York for a long weekend of events, including a soiree with literature, film, and music with special guest Ben Lerner at the Goethe-Institut (October 23), film screenings at Anthology Film Archives...

/ October 22, 2016