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





DELL'ARTE OPERA ENSEMBLE
August 2016 Season:
Violetta & her Sisters
La traviata: August 13-14, 25, and 27 at 7:30pm,
And August 20-21 at 2pm;
Manon: August 20, 22, 24, 26 at 7:30pm
And August 28 at 2pm;
Scenes from the demi-monde on August 19 and 23 at 7:30pm
Chansons de Baudelaire: August 27 at 2pm.
August 13-28, 2016.
The Rose Nagelberg Theater at the Baruch Performing Arts Center

dell'Arte Opera Ensemble presents the company's August 2016 Season - Violetta & her Sisters - featuring Giuseppe Verdi's La traviata,Jules Massenet's Manon,a semi-staged Scenes from the demi-monde, featuring excerpts from Puccini's La Rondine and Leoncavallo's La bohème, and a recital featuring the poetry of Charles Baudelaire, with settings by Debussy, Fauré, Duparc, Vierne, d'Indy, Loeffler and others.

Violetta & her Sisters will be performed in The Rose Nagelberg Theater at the Baruch Performing Arts Center, with 14 performances from August 13-28, 2016. La traviata will be performed on August 13-14, 25, and 27 at 7:30pm, and August 20-21 at 2pm; Manon on August 20, 22, 24, 26 at 7:30pm and August 28 at 2pm; Scenes from the demi-monde on August 19 and 23 at 7:30pm and a very special recital Chansons de Baudelaire August 27 at 2pm.

The Rose Nagelberg Theater at the Baruch Performing Arts Center


Here and Now Labor Day Festival
Wednesday August 31 8 PM
Friday September 2 8 PM
Saturday September 3 8 PM
Sunday September 4 4 PM
Bargemusic

A truly unique venue, Bargemusic features concerts on a renovated barge moored just under the Brooklyn Bridge with stunning views of Manhattan. The annual Here and Now Labor Day Festival brings a zealous contemporary program including eight new works, four of which are world premieres. Artists include rising-star cellist Julian Schwarz, pianist Marika Bournaki, pianist Ron Stabinsky, pianist Rita Sloan, pianist W.T.F. Bach, violinist Gregor Huebner, shakuhachi player James Nyoraku Schlefer, violist Eva Gerard, bass trombonist David Taylor, contrabassist Matthew Elliot, percussionist Kevin Shea, and Duo Yumeno.

Program:
Gregor Huebner Yoruban Fantasie for Violin and Electronics (*World Premiere)
Mark Wilson “Dream–Tango” (*Premiere)
James Schlefer “2Blue” for Shakuhachi and Viola (*Premiere)
Paul Schoenfield “Homage to Scarlatti” (*World Premiere)
Paul Frucht “Reckoning” for Cello and Piano (*World Premiere)
David Shohl “WTF Goldberg Canons” for two Keyboards Manuals (*World Premiere)
David Taylor Concertino No. 2 for Bass Trombone, Piano, Contrabass and Percussion (*World Premiere)
Daron Hagen “Cantabile” (*NY Premiere)

Tickets $$35 ($30 Senior, $15 Student)
For more information or tickets visit: http://www.bargemusic.org/calendar.html.

Bargemusic | Fulton Ferry Landing, Brooklyn


 

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


Masterworks Series at Bargemusic Featuring Cellist Julian Schwarz
Saturday August 27 8 PM
Sunday August 28 4 PM
Bargemusic

A truly unique venue, Bargemusic features concerts on a renovated barge moored just under the Brooklyn Bridge with stunning views of Manhattan. August 27 and 28 bring an all-Brahms program sure to delight all. Artists include rising-star cellist Julian Schwarz, pianist Marika Bournaki, and violinist Mark Peskanov.

Program:
Sonatensatz (Scherzo in C minor from the F.A.E. Sonata)
Cello Sonata No. 1 in E minor, Op. 38
Piano Trio in B Major, Op. 8

Tickets $$35 ($30 Senior, $15 Student)
For more information and tickets visit: http://www.bargemusic.org/calendar.html.

Bargemusic | Fulton Ferry Landing, Brooklyn


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


 

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