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MUSIC LISTINGS:

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The Canticum Novum Singers Announces
2014-2015 Season Performances
Through May 9, 2015

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The Cecilia Chorus of New York, Mark Shapiro, Music Director
Announces 2014-2015 Concert Season
Carnegie Hall
Through May 2, 2015

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Chamber Orchestra of New York Announces
2014-2015 Concert Season at
Manhattan’s Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
Through May 14, 2015

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Early Music Fortieth Anniversary Season
Through May 2, 2015

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The New York Virtuoso Singers Announces 2014-2015
Concert Season at Manhattan’s Merkin Hall
Through April 25, 2015


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Orchestra of St. Luke’s 40th Anniversary Season
Through May 10, 2015

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Parthenia, a Consort of Viols, Announces
2014-2015 Concert Season “The Art of Persuasion”
Through May 2, 2015

All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914
Tuesday December 23rd 6PM –
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium

Hailed by Fanfare as "the premier men's vocal ensemble in the United States," Cantus presents the heartwarming true story of a truce held during World War I on Christmas night in 1914, exactly one hundred years ago. Using actual quotes and letters from soldiers, Cantus shares one of the greatest displays of true Christmas spirit in a dramatic retelling of this special event.

Tickets: $65. For more information or advance purchase visit http://www.metmuseum.org/tickets or call 212-570-3949.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art |1000 Fifth Avenue
(and 82nd St)

 


 

Dutch Christmas: Age of Rembrandt
Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 7:30 PM (St. Nicholas Day)
Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Thursday, December 25, 2014 at 2:00 PM (Christmas Day)
Thursday, December 25, 2014 at 7:30 PM (Christmas Evening)
Cathedral of Saint John the Divine

Early Music New York's men's choir is joined by a consort of recorders to perform late Renaissance repertoire from the Ex cathedra Records CD, "A Dutch Christmas" (produced in association with The Metropolitan Museum of Art). Carols and dances by Jan Pieterzoon Sweelinck, Jacob van Eyck, Pierre Phalèse & Tielman Susato. Traditionally sold-out seasonal performances!

Reserved seating $40 ($50 Dec 25 at 2pm),
Students with ID $20 at door, Subscription discounts available,
www.EarlyMusicNY.org or call Box Office 212 280-0330

Cathedral of Saint John the Divine | Amsterdam Avenue at 112th Street
New York, NY 10025


 

EARLY MUSIC NEW YORK
FREDERICK RENZ - DIRECTOR
November 22, 2014 - May 2, 2015

Concert Listing (Full Season):
Organization: EARLY MUSIC NEW YORK
Director: FREDERICK RENZ
Event: 2014-2015 NYC Subscription Season

Program #1: CATHEDRAL FLOURISHES German High Baroque
Location: Great Choir of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Amsterdam Ave .at 112th St., NYC
Date: Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 7:30 PM (St. Cecilia Day)

Program #2: DUTCH CHRISTMAS Age of Rembrandt
Location: St. James Chapel of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Amsterdam Ave. at 112th St., NYC
Dates: Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 7:30 PM
Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Thursday, December 25, 2014 at 2:00 PM & 7:30 PM (Christmas Day)

Program #3: AGE OF REASON 18th-Century Enlightenment
Location: First Church of Christ, Scientist, Central Park West at 68th St., NYC
Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 7:30 PM

Program #4: HARMONIE UNIVERSELLE National Styles Unfurled
Location: First Church of Christ, Scientist, Central Park West at 68th St., NYC
Date: Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 7:30 PM

Tickets: $30.00 w/full subscription, $35.00 w/partial subscription,
$40.00 reserved, ($50 single matinee Dec. 25 at 2 PM only),
$20.00 student (w/valid ID, available at door, day of)

Ticket Info: 1) Phone: (212) 280-0330,
2) On-line: www.EarlyMusicNY.org ,
3) At the door, ½-hour before the performance.
Group discounts available by telephone. All major credit cards accepted.


Various Venues


 

Grandparents Day at The New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players
Tuesday, December 30. 1:45pm
NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts

Kids of all ages will get a chance to learn firsthand the topsy-turvy stories of Gilbert & Sullivan when America’s foremost G & S repertory ensemble, the New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players, presents a fully-staged production of H.M.S. Pinafore. The company will present its ever popular Bring Your Grandparents Day show on Tuesday, December 30th prior to the 3pm matinee performance. The afternoon will feature a pre-show family overture and backstage tour hosted by a character of your choice following the performance!

Tickets: $89, $79, $69 & $59 with 50% off for children 12 and under and 10% off for seniors 65 & older. To purchase tickets call NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts Box office at 212-998-4941 or by visit www.nygasp.org.

NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts | 566 LaGuardia Place New York, NY 10012


Composer Pianist Lisa Hilton Debuts New Music from H O R I Z O N S
Sunday January 11th, 2015 at 2pm
Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall

Lisa Hilton/piano, JD Allen/tenor sax, Ben Street/bass and Rudy Royston/drums

Composer-pianist Lisa Hilton debuts new music from her album H O R I Z O N S in a live performance with saxophonist J.D. Allen, drummer Rudy Royston, and bassist Ben Street. Hilton’s evocative and impressionistic “sound paintings” explore the American soundscape of jazz, blues, and minimalism, along with classical, modernist, and avant-garde ideas. The compositions on H O R I Z O N S are inspired by nature.


Ticket Prices: $25, $15 students (available at the Box Office only)
Call: CarnegieCharge: 212-247-7800
http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2015/1/11/0200/PM/Lisa-Hilton-and-Friends/
www.lisahiltonmusic.com


Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall | Box Office at 57th and 7th, NYC 10019


The New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players presents Family Overture Series
Saturday, December 27. 12:45pm
NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts

Kids of all ages will get a chance to learn firsthand the topsy-turvy stories of Gilbert & Sullivan when America’s foremost G & S repertory ensemble, the New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players, presents a fully-staged production of H.M.S. Pinafore. Hosted by Artistic Director Albert Bergeret, families will enjoy the popular Family Overture series of entertaining and informative pre-show musical introductions and narrative summaries. The interactive and fun-filled presentation is offered prior to the 2pm matinee of H.M.S. Pinafore. With the help of an onstage pianist, Mr. Bergeret creates a kid-friendly 45 minute Family Overture session which incorporates history, plot summary, and musical appreciation!

Tickets: $89, $79, $69 & $59 with 50% off for children 12 and under and 10% off for seniors 65 & older. To purchase tickets call NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts Box office at 212-998-4941 or by visit www.nygasp.org.

NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts | 566 LaGuardia Place New York, NY 10012


WORLD MUSIC INSTITUTE
Par Neiburger, Artistic Director
Continues the 2014-15 edition of
MASTERS OF INDIAN MUSIC & DANCE with NRITYAGRAM
Saturday, January 10, 2015 5:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m.
Metropolitan Museum of Art

Surupa Sen and Bijayini Satpathy — principal dancers of India’s famed dance troupe Nrityagram —
return to NYC for site-specific performances
at the Met’s Temple of Dendur in The Sackler Wing

Featuring the U.S. Premiere of ‘Shyamala Vandana’
and excerpts from Nrityagram's critically acclaimed
‘Songs of Love and Longing’ and ‘Sa?yoga’
set to an original live score composed by Pandit Raghunath Panigrahi

Presented in Collaboration with The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Free with Museum Admission
worldmusicinstitute.org/event/nrityagram

The Metropolitan Museum of Art | The Temple of Dendur in The Sackler Wing
1000 5th Ave, at 82nd Street


 

Coming Soon

 


Age Of Reason: 18th-Century Enlightenment
Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 7:30 PM
First Church Christ, Scientist

Classical orchestra gems by Franz Josef Haydn, featuring his "Philosopher Symphony," Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - divertimenti, Wilhelm Friedemann Bach - J.S. Bach's eldest son, and Charles Samuel Wesley - the English Mozart, performed at EM/NY's home base, the acoustically superb Beaux-Arts style hall in Lincoln Square.

Reserved Seating $40, Students with ID $20 at door, Subscription discounts available,
www.EarlyMusicNY.org or call Box Office 212 280-0330

First Church Christ, Scientist | Central Park West at 68th Street
New York, NY 10023


HARMONIE UNIVERSELLE: National Styles Unfurled
Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 7:30 PM
First Church Christ, Scientist

Welcoming spring, EARLY MUSIC NEW YORK first chair players perform favorite 17th-century chamber works by Jean-Baptiste Lully - France, Juan Hidalgo - Spain, Henry Purcell - England, Georg Muffat - Austria, Johann Pachelbel - Germany, and Arcangelo Corelli - Italy, to illustrate blossoming national styles and a new genre - the budding concerto grosso.

Reserved Seating $40, Students with ID $20 at door, Subscription discounts available,
www.EarlyMusicNY.org or call Box Office 212 280-0330

First Church Christ, Scientist | Central Park West at 68th Street
New York, NY 10023


The Sebastians present “Lenten Mysteries"
Saturday February 28th. 7:30PM
All Angels’ Church


On Saturday February 28th leading young early music ensemble the Sebastians will present “Lenten Mysteries,” an intimate concert featuring Biber’s Rosary Sonatas and other evocative works for violin and continuo with the Sebastians core musicians, Daniel S. Lee, Ezra Seltzer, and Jeffrey Grossman. Lauded as “everywhere sharp-edged and engaging” (The New York Times), the Sebastians have also been praised for their “well-thought-out articulation and phrasing” (Early Music Review) and “elegant string playing… immaculate in tuning and balance” (Early Music Today).

Tickets $25 ($20 seniors, $10 students). For more information or advance purchase visit www.sebastians.org

All Angels’ Church | 251 West 80th Street


 

The Sebastians present “From Heaven to Earth"
Saturday May 30th. 7:30PM
All Angels’ Church


On Saturday May 30th leading young early music ensemble the Sebastians will perform “From Heaven to Earth,” a program of Sacred and secular works by Handel and Vivaldi with soprano Awet Andemicael, featuring the Sebastians signature rendition of Vivaldi’s La Folia. Lauded as “everywhere sharp-edged and engaging” (The New York Times), the Sebastians have also been praised for their “well-thought-out articulation and phrasing” (Early Music Review) and “elegant string playing… immaculate in tuning and balance” (Early Music Today).

Tickets $25 ($20 seniors, $10 students). For more information or advance purchase visit www.sebastians.org

All Angels’ Church | 251 West 80th Street

 



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