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Early Music Foundation presents:
EARLY MUSIC NEW YORK
FREDERICK RENZ - DIRECTOR
42nd SEASON - 2016-2017
Through May 6, 2017

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Parthenia Viol Consort Announces 2016-2017 Concert Season
Through May 7, 2017


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The Canticum Novum Singers Announces 2016-2017 Season Performances
Through June 3, 2017

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Master Voices 2016-17 SEASON
Through April 29, 2017

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The Ceclia Chorus 2016-2017 Season
Through May 6, 2017



 

5 @ 5 Solo Piano Series Performances
11 Saturdays at 5:00 PM throughout 2016
The DiMenna Center for Classical Music

5 @ 5 at DiMenna, a solo piano performance series in its second season,
curated by internationally renowned pianist Mirian Conti, has announced
dates and performers for 2016 at The DiMenna Center for Classical Music,
450 West 37th Street in Manhattan.

The concerts will be given Saturdays at 5:00 PM. Admission to each event
is $5.00.

These recital programs will feature world-class international pianists
exploring an array of solo piano works from the last 400 years. 2016
dates:

March 12 – 100 Years of Granados Celebration with Vanessa Perez, Adam
Kent and Jose Menor
March 19 - Mirian Conti, 5 @ 5 Director
April 16 - Jose Ramos Santana
May 7 - Golda Tatz
May 21 – 100 Years of Ginastera Celebration - featuring young Argentine
pianists: Agustin
Muriago, Marcelo Lian. Fernando Palomeque, Tamara Benitez, Leonardo
Soria and
Jonathan Guelfand
June 18 - Paulo Steinberg
July 16 - Mariam Batsashvili
September 10 - Frederic Chiu
September 24 - Natalya Antonova
October 8 - David Korevaar
October 29 - Dmitry Rachmanov

For more information or reservations, call 516-586-3433 or visit
https://www.facebook.com/pages/5-at-5-at-DiMenna/321605638021535?ref=hl.For
transportation information, visit
http://www.oslmusic.org/dimenna-center/dmc-faq/directions-parking.

5 @ 5 at DiMenna is a Fractured Atlas sponsored project.

The DiMenna Center for Classical Music | 450 West 37th Street | Manhattan
URL: http://mirianconti.com/5--5-at-dimenna.html

 


Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College
Presents
Black Violin
Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 8pm
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College

"Their music will keep classical music alive for the next generation."
-- NPR

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College opens its 2016-17 season on Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 8pm with the return of three-time Amateur Night at the Apollo winners Black Violin. Composed of classically trained violist and violinist Wil B. and Kev Marcus, this duo combines their classical training and hip-hop influences to create a distinctive multi-genre sound that is often described as "classical boom."

Black Violin is part of Brooklyn Center's 2016-17 Con Edison Music Masters Series, which also includes Tony Danza: Standards & Stories (Nov 20, 2016 at 3pm), The Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio (Feb 25, 2017 at 8pm), Emeline Michel in concert (Mar 4, 2017 at 8pm), Patti Austin: Happy 100th, Ella! (Apr 22, 2017 at 8pm), and the Yosvany Terry Afro-Cuban Sextet (May 6, 2017 at 8pm).
Visit BrooklynCenter.org for a complete season lineup.


Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at BrooklynCenter.org or by calling the box office at 718-951-4500 (Tue-Sat, 1pm-6pm).

Multibuy discounts (four or more shows) save 15% off individual ticket prices (not applicable for The Bremen Town Musicians). Multibuyers enjoy flexible ticket exchanges and discounted parking for purchased performances. A 50% discount for children ages 12 and under is offered for select performances. Discounts are also available for seniors, students, Brooklyn College faculty/staff/alumni, active/retired military personnel, and groups. $10 student rush tickets available day-of-show.

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts
Walt Whitman Theatre at Brooklyn College
2 train to Brooklyn College/Flatbush Avenue
Online orders: BrooklynCenter.org
Box Office: 718-951-4500, Tuesday-Saturday, 1pm-6pm
Groups of 15 or more: 718-951-4600 x3331




Canticles of the Holy Wind
Saturday October 29th 7:30PM – 8:30PM
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Four choirs surround the audience in this breathtaking new work by John Luther Adams, "one of the most original thinkers of the new century" (New Yorker), staged in The Met's stunning Medieval Sculpture Hall.

Tickets start at $65 and include museum admission.

Bring the Kids for $1 (ages 7-16)

For more information or advance purchase visit www.metmuseum.org.

Medieval Sculpture Hall, The Metropolitan Museum of Art |
1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028



Frederic Chiu in Concert – Eighth 2016 5@5 at DiMenna Solo Piano Series Performance
Saturday, September 10 at 5:00 PM
The DiMenna Center for Classical Music

5@5 at DiMenna Solo Piano Series presents Frederic Chiu in Classical Smackdown – J.S. Bach vs. Philip Glass. The concert will feature music by J.S. Bach and Philip Glass, including Bach’s Prelude and Fugue in A-flat Major, Well-Tempered Clavier Book II, Partita No. 2, in C Minor, BWV 826: Sinfonia, Partita No. 2, in C Minor, BWV 826: Capriccio and Erbarme dich from St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244 (transcribed by F. Chiu), along with Glass’s Etude No. 5, Metamorphosis One, Metamorphosis Four and Mad Rush.

Admission to the event is $5.00. Tickets are available at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2591064. For more information, call 516-586-3433 or visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1784656808438229/.

The DiMenna Center for Classical Music | 450 West 37th Street in Manhatta



Israeli Chamber Project
Saturday October 22nd 7:30 PM
Engelman Recital Hall at Baruch Performing Arts Center

Israeli Chamber Project members share a passion of music-making and deep connection with the musical culture of Israel. Acclaimed in performances around the world, they devise programs combining beloved masterworks with lesser-known gems, and music by Israeli composers. For this performance, Khachaturian’s combination of Eastern and Western influences shares an evening with Erwin Schulhoff’s dazzling Duo for Violin and Cello, Israeli Gilad Hochman’s Slightly Disturbed, and Brahm’s well-love Clarinet Trio. In the spring, violist Paul Neubauer is ICP’s guest in a program framed by two energetic piano quartets written a century apart. Mozart's lyrical 2nd Piano Quartet and Richard Strauss' impassioned and rarely played work, written when he was just nineteen years old. Discover an extraordinary group whose artists “think, breathe and play as one.” (Time Out New York).

Carmit Zori, Violin | Michal Korman, Cello | Tibi Cziger, Clarinet | Assaff Weisman, Piano

Tickets $35 gen admission; $10 students; Free for Baruch Students.
Call 866-811-4111 to purchase or visit http://bit.ly/2cfYIfJ

Baruch Performing Arts Center | 55 Lexington Ave.


 

It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
Saturday October 29th 11AM – 12PM & 1PM – 2PM
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Have a little faith—just like Linus! Bring the family and get in the Halloween spirit at The Met as we present this Peanuts classic. See the whole film with live music by New York's own Rob Schwimmer ensemble. Come in costume because if you miss the parade that follows the screening… Good Grief!

Tickets start at $45 and include museum admission.

Children under four will not be admitted.

For more information or advance purchase visit www.metmuseum.org.

The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium | 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028


Live Jazz at The Rose Club
Every Wednesday Night
8:30 PM - 11:30 PM
The Plaza

Located where the Persian Room, a once legendary nightclub, played host to such formidable acts as Bob Hope, Kay Thompson, Bob Fosse and Liza Minnelli, The Rose Club walls have listened in on many unforgettable moments in music and entertainment history. During the Persian Room’s 41 year run, modern jazz made a spectacular debut with a stellar cast of performers including Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, John Coltrane and Billie Holiday. Today, we invite guests and New Yorkers alike to join us every Wednesday for live jazz music performed by the Kat Gang.
About the Venue: The Rose Club, embodying the grandeur of The Plaza with a splash of contemporary style and spirit, overlooks the stunning new Fifth Avenue lobby. The stylishly elegant ambiance of The Rose Club at The Plaza embraces the past, present and future of this legendary hotel and will be a treasured setting for the making of new Plaza memories.'
Cost: Free

For more information please visit:
http://www.theplazany.com/dining/roseclub/

Cost: Free

The Plaza | Fifth Avenue at Central Park South | 768 5th Ave, New York, NY 10019


Mulatu Astatke
Friday September 9th 7PM – 8:30PM
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Known as the father of Ethio-jazz, composer and multi-instrumentalist (vibraphone, piano, keyboard, organs, and percussion) Mulatu Astatke leaped to international fame in the '70s and '80s with his unique mix of Western traditional Ethiopian music and admirers like Duke Ellington and John Coltrane. Forced off the road for a time due to the political situation in his homeland, he came roaring back in the '90s, recording and touring as never before. Known for his fearless experimentation, his music begins and ends with improvisation. Experience the sounds, rhythms, and textures of Ethiopia live in The Temple of Dendur.

Tickets start at $65 and include museum admission.

Bring the Kids for $1 (ages 7-16)

For more information or advance purchase visit www.metmuseum.org.

The Temple of Dendur in the Sackler Wing | 1000 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10028



Opera Dolce presents Andrew Costello in Two Free Concerts
Thursday, October 6th and Thursday, October 20th @ 8:00pm
Christ and St Stephen’s Church 122 West 69th Street New York NY 10023

The internationally-acclaimed Operatic Baritone, Andrew Costello will sing the music of Wagner, Verdi and more in two free concert performances. Mr. Costello has sung with, among others, Zurich Opera, Cologne Opera, Glimmerglass Opera, Atlanta Opera and the Tiroler Festspiel. He has sung more than twenty leading operatic roles, including Wotan (Die Walkure), the Four Villains (Tales of Hoffman), Pizzaro (Fidelio), Scarpia (Tosca) and Jochanaan (Salome). Critics have praised Mr. Costello’s performances. “He sings with resonant power and great beauty.” “Mr. Costello was vocally and dramatically unbeatable.” “In view of his voluminous and agile voice, Andrew Costello is on his way to a fine career.”

Free Admission. Visit www.andrewcostello.info or www.operadolce.org for more information.

Christ and St Stephen’s Church | West 69th Street New York NY 10023



Paa Kow
9/21/2016, Sets at 7:30pm and 9:30pm
Club Bonafide

Description: Denver-based drummer/composer/bandleader Paa Kow (pronounced Pah-Ko) returns to New York City to perform at the prestigious Club Bonafide for a special 2-set performance! Currently on tour in the US, Ghana-born Kow has toured Africa, Europe and the US, having shared stages with both African and American luminaries, including Kojo Antwi, Hugh Masekela and Victor Wooten. Called by Colorado Daily “a fiend behind the drumkit,” Paa Kow is known around the world for fusing Ghanaian Highlife with Jazz, Salsa, Funk, and Calypso to create his unique Afro-Fusion sound. For more info and full tour schedule: paakowmusic.com.

Tickets: $15
Ages: 21+

Club Bonafide | 212 East 52nd Street, New York, NY 10022


Phil Hall presents LEGACY
Thursday, November 10th at 6:00 pm
Lincoln Center – Bruno Walter Theatre


This Special Show Is FREE and Open To The Public

leg·a·cy 'leg?se/ noun
an account of what an individual achieved during his/her life and career;
what we leave behind that others remember us by

Phil Hall-- musical director, arranger and creator of The Philhallmonics and frequent performer with The Philhallmonics at the Lincoln Center Library Concert Series--is delighted to present a special concert called Legacy to be presented at the Bruno Walter Auditorium (Lincoln Center Library of the Performing Arts, 40 Lincoln Plaza – Enter on Amsterdam at 65th Street) on Thursday, November 10th at 6:00 pm. This special show is Free and open to the public (first come first serve).
“Legacy” features Philhallmonics favorites Karen Arlington, Linda Moshier, Bruce Rebold, John DiBartolo as well as Gelan Lambert, Mary Lee Marson, Bill Newhall, Erica Penn and Julie Waldman-Stiel. The band for the show includes: bj Karpen (Oboe), Peter Calo (Guitar), Pete Donovan (Bass) and Chris Marshak (Drums). The Sound Design is by Bob Rendon and the Projectionist is Bob Westerfeld.
When asked why he felt such passion about launching his new show, Legacy, Mr Hall replied, "During this Presidential campaign, it's been difficult for me to even follow the Presidential race for the White House because of the bullying tenor of the primaries, and the emphasis on winning at all costs no matter who, and how many are thrown under the bus in the process. I think that we, as Americans, are better than this. And even if we did not have the United States in common, we, as human beings and global citizens, need to treat one another with more kindness, compassion and dignity. It also made me realize how important art is as a measure of who we are, and what we leave behind or pass down to subsequent generations."

Legacy will feature songs of happiness, hope, and inspiration from some classic and recent Broadway musicals as well as a few songs from beloved films, as well as Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah”.


This Special Show Is FREE and Open To The Public

Lincoln Center | Bruno Walter Theatre


 

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