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Chamber Orchestra of New York Announces
2017-2018 Tenth Anniversary Season
Through June 8, 2018

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C4: The Choral Composer/Conductor Collective
2017-18 Season
Through June 9, 2018


Angela Rice's
Easter Oratorio
Thy Will Be Done
Featuring Gregory Turay, Catherine Martin, 
Kenneth Overton, Rebecca Farley, 
Anthony Clark Evans, and Kevin Thompson
Friday, March 16, 2018 at 8pm
David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center

National Chorale, New York's premier professional choral company under the Artistic Direction of Everett McCorvey, continues its 2017-2018 Season at Lincoln Center with the New York Premiere of Angela Rice's Thy Will Be Done onFriday, March 16, 2018 at 8pm at the David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, 10 Lincoln Center Plaza, NYC.

Thy Will Be Done, a new 90-minute work for soloists, choir and orchestra composed by Angela Rice, tells the story of the life, ministry, crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Tickets are $30-100 and are available at www.nationalchorale.com or by calling (212) 333-5333.

 David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center

 


    
Bach-Bruhns-Buxtehude
Friday, March 9, 2018 at 8 pm
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

The three B's of German baroque music! ARTEK early music ensemble will present a program of North German cantatas, chamber music, and organ music. Soloists: Cynthia Freivogel, violin; and singers Andrew Fuchs, tenor; and Peter Becker, bass-baritone. They will be joined by Gwendolyn Toth, organ; Vita Wallace, violin; Motomi Igarashi, viola da gamba; and Daniel Swenberg, theorbo. Exciting chamber music, journeying from the stylus fantasticus music of Nicolaus Bruhns and Dietrich Buxtehude to the sublime harmonies of the immortal Johann Sebastian Bach. www.artekearlymusic.org

Tickets $15-$50. Purchase tickets through Gotham Early Music Scene (GEMS): www.gemsny.org/events/artek
Or call GEMS at (212) 866-0468


Holy Trinity Lutheran Church | 3 West 65th Street at Central Park West

 



Brooklyn Music School Announces
2018 Mid-Winter Break and Spring Break Academies
February 19 - 23, 2018; April 2 - 6, 2018
Brooklyn Music School


Brooklyn Music School (BMS) announces the Winter Break and Spring Break Academies! During the weeks of Winter Recess (February 19 - 23, 2018) and Spring Break (April 2 - 6, 2018), BMS provides day programing for students ages 5-12 years old. Students will have daily instruction in a range of classes including, Musical Theater, African Drums, Hip Hop, Drum Rhythmology, Guitar and Contemporary Dance.There is also a scheduled snack, lunch, creative time, and outdoor play at Fort Greene Park. Please note that snack/lunch is not provided.

The program costs $80.00 per day, (8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.) with an additional $10.00 for extended day care until 6:00 p.m. Spaces are limited. Register online for the Mid-Winter Academy online here: https://www.brooklynmusicschool.org/midwinter-break-academy/, and the Spring Academy here: https://www.brooklynmusicschool.org/spring-break-academy/, or call Registration at 718-638-5660.

Brooklyn Music School | 126 Saint Felix Street

 



Chamber Orchestra of New York Presents Vivaldi, Monteverdi, and Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante
Thursday, March 1 @ 7:30 PM
Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall

Maestro Salvatore Di Vittorio and Chamber Orchestra of New York celebrate Claudio Monteverdi's 450th anniversary with his Orfeo - Toccata & Ritornello. The program also includes Corelli's Concerto Grosso No. 4, which is paired with Di Vittorio's Ode Corelliana. The evening also features guitarist Piotr Pakhomkin in Vivaldi's Guitar Concerto in D, and principals of the orchestra: Burt Mason in Albrechtsberger's Trombone Concerto, and concertmaster Kelly Hall-Tompkins and violist Margaret Snyder in Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola. Program notes and more concert information at https://chamberorchestraofnewyork.org/concert-season/carnegie-hall-concert-march-1-2018-vivaldi-monteverdi-and-mozarts-sinfonia-concertante/.
 
Single tickets are $45 and $50, with Senior/Student Tickets only available at the box office. Students must show ID. Tickets available at CarnegieCharge - 212-247-7800 or https://www.carnegiehall.org/calendar/2018/03/01/chamber-orchestra-of-new-york-0730pm. More about this concert at https://chamberorchestraofnewyork.org/.

Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall | 57th St. at Seventh Avenue in Manhattan
 



Early Music New York | Haydn in Esterhazy - Genial Kapellmeister
Saturday, March 3 @ 7:30 pm
First Church of Christ, Scientist

Maestro Frederick Renz and Early Music New York devote an entire evening to a single composer: the beloved and endlessly inventive “Papa” Haydn. With his unique combination of genius and geniality, Haydn developed some of the freshest, most original classical symphonies of his time, from the stormy to the sublime, while in service at the remote Esterházy estate in Hungary. PROGRAM (subject to change) | JOSEPH HAYDN (1732-1809) | Symphony No. 34 in d minor (H.I:34), ca. 1766 | Notturno No. 27 in G (H.II: 27), 1788-90, rev. 1792 | L'isola disabitata: Overture (H.Ia:13), 1779 | Symphony No. 63 in C "Roxelane" (H.I:63, version 2), 1779

Tickets
$40.00 reserved seats
$20.00 student (w/valid ID, available at door, day of)
 

Tickets available by phone (212-280-0330), on-line (www.EarlyMusicNY.org) and at the door, half an hour prior to performance.  Group discounts available by telephone. All major credit cards accepted.

First Church of Christ Scientist | Central Park West and 68th Street



Brooklyn Music School presents
Excuse me while I kiss the sky
a Jimi Hendrix Tribute Show
featuring Wilco's Nels Cline
Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 5pm
Brooklyn Music School

Brooklyn Music School (BMS) presents 
Excuse me while I kiss the sky, a Jimi Hendrix Tribute Show featuring Wilco's Nels Cline on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 5pm. BMS is located at 126 Saint Felix Street, Brooklyn.

Nels Cline, Artistic Advisory Board Member for Brooklyn Music School, takes the stage on February 24 to pay homage to Jimi Hendrix. This cross-generational show celebrates the musical genius of Jimi Hendrix that goes beyond boundaries of time and space. Student bands from Brooklyn Music School will join in for some of classic Jimi Hendrix songs. Expect to hear a wide array of classic songs from Foxy Lady to Jam Back at the House and everything in between. The show will also feature light projections by DRIPPY EYE.

Tickets are $15 and are available at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/excuse-me-while-i-kiss-the-sky-a-jimi-hendrix-tribute-show-feat-nels-cline-tickets-41240320910. 
 
For more information, visit www.brooklynmusicschool.org

Brooklyn Music School| 126 St Felix St, Brooklyn, NY 11217



New York debut of Xavier Foley, double bass, on the 57th Young Concert Artists Series
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 @ 7:30pm
Merkin Concert Hall


Xavier Foley, the second double bass player in the 57-year history of Young Concert Artists, makes his New York recital debut on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at Merkin Concert Hall. YCA has a long history of discovering and launching the careers of extraordinary young musicians.

PRICE AND TICKET INFORMATION:
TICKETS: $45, $30, $10
http://www.yca.org/new-york-series/tickets/single-tickets/
or MERKIN CONCERT HALL BOX OFFICE 212-501-3330
CONTACT NUMBER: 212-307-6655
WEBSITE: www.yca.org


Merkin Concert Hall | 129 West 67th Street, New York, NY 10023




The Cecilia Chorus of New York Presents U.S. Premiere of Thierry Escaich’s Messe Romane plus music by Fauré, Gounod and Messiaen
Sunday, March 4 @ 3:30 PM
Church of the Holy Trinity

The Cecilia Chorus of New York, Mark Shapiro, Music Director, will present the U.S. Premiere of Thierry Escaich’s Messe Romane plus works by Fauré, Gounod and Messiaen on Sunday, March 4 @ 3:30 PM at Church of the Holy Trinity, 316 E. 88th St. The concert, directed by Shapiro, will be performed by (double) chorus and organist Bàlint Karosi.

Single tickets for the March 4 concert are $30 in advance, $25 for students and seniors, available at https://thececiliachorusny.squarespace.com/products/the-cecilia-chorus-presents-messe-romane-by-thierry-escaich-requiem-by-charles-gounod.
Season subscriptions are also available.

For more information about this concert, visit http://ceciliachorusny.org/#/messeromanerequiem/
or call 646-638-2535. For MTA transportation information, visit http://tripplanner.mta.info/MyTrip/ui_web/customplanner/

Church of the Holy Trinity | 316 E. 88th St.
Between 1st and 2nd Avenues in Manhattan
URL: http://ceciliachorusny.org/#/messeromanerequiem/

 



The Jewish Museum and Bang on a Can Present
Iva Bittová  
Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 7:30pm
Scheuer Auditorium at the Jewish Museum

 
Bang on a Can and the Jewish Museum’s 2017-18 concert season, which focuses on pioneering female artists, continues on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 7:30pm with a performance by Iva Bittová. Bittová is known foremost as a violinist-vocalist whose distinct music blends styles from many global music cultures – eastern European folk, western classical, Indian, Middle Eastern, and American rock ‘n roll. Her solo performance at the Jewish Museum will reflect the central themes of cultural exchange and influence present in the exhibition Veiled Meanings: Fashioning Jewish Dress, from the Collection of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem. This acoustic program will feature a mix of Bittová’s earlier original compositions and new works. Some of them are contemporary, while others are based on traditional melodies from Moravia, Slovakia, and Romania, but all are flowing with vocal and violin improvisations. On her role as a pioneering female artist, Bittová says, “The most important part of my journey as an artist is to be true to my own original independent style, which makes me very free and happy! Music is my healing meditation and source of creativity to send lot of important messages to the universe.”
 
Veiled Meanings: Fashioning Jewish Dress, from the Collection of the Israel Museum, Jerusalem is the first comprehensive U.S. exhibition drawn from The Israel Museum’s world-renowned collection of Jewish costumes and showcases over 100 articles of clothing from the eighteenth to twentieth centuries. The extraordinary range of textile designs and clothing illuminates the story of how diverse global cultures have thrived, interacted, and inspired each other for centuries. This exhibition invites viewers to consider the language of clothing in all its complexity. Though this language can disclose information about gender, age, background, and custom, some important meanings remain vague and fluid. Clothing may accentuate or conceal; it may be transitory, but it may also be ageless and universal. These garments provide a unique testimony to bygone communities, to forms of dress and craft that no longer exist, and to a sense of beauty that still has the power to enthrall. 
 
Tickets for the February 22 program are $18 general public; $15 students and senior citizens; and $12 for Jewish Museum members and Bang on a Can list members, and include exhibition admission prior to the performance. Further program and ticket information is available by calling 212.423.3337 or at TheJewishMuseum.org/calendar. The Jewish Museum is located at Fifth Avenue and 92nd Street, NYC.

 
The Jewish Museum | 1109 Fifth Avenue at 92nd Street, New York City
Information: The public may call 212.423.3200 or visit TheJewishMuseum.org

 


 

WORLD MUSIC INSTITUTE
Announces a three-concert
Contemporary Jewish Music series:

John Zorn's Masada
Book 3 the Book B'riah
Thursday, April 12, 2018, 8:00 p.m.
Symphony Space

This concert of new Jewish music features John Zorn and three of
the most exciting bands from the extended Masada family
(Secret Chiefs 3, Banquet of the Spirits, Zion80)

Tickets: $25 (30 and Under with ID)/$40/$50/$65/$85
Co-presented with Symphony Space


Symphony Space | 2537 Broadway, Manhattan


 

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