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Works & Process, the Performing Arts Series at the
Guggenheim, Announces Spring 2020 Season
Through June 14, 2020


Boys' Night: An All-Male Cirquelesque Revue
The first Thursday of every month
Starting December 5th at 9pm - Show at 10PM
The Slipper Room!

No matter how many times you see this show, it won’t ever be the same twice!
Come celebrate the last show of 2019 with us! We have an amazing cast with so many special guests, you wont want to miss it!
Starring Eve Starr, Jason Mejias, Matthew Casey, Rex Halligan and many more!!

Created and produced by Ben Franklin, Jason Mejias, Joshua Dean and Mr. Gorgeous, this “All-Male Cirquelesque Revue” is celebrating 8 years of playful and saucy extravaganzas celebrating the art of circus and burlesque. With a brand new show every month, “The Boys” entertain the crowd through diverse aerial and ground performances with a wink, a smile and a lot of creativity. “Boys' Night” is the place to be for both girls and boys looking for a humorous and slightly naughty evening out.

"Boys' Night" takes place at The Slipper Room on Manhattan's Lower East Side on the first Thursday of each month, The Boys take to the stage and the air in a crazy new show that will have audiences of all types cheering and begging for more!

Price: $15 in advance/$20 at the door, $30 Reserved Seating
Website: www.boysnightrevue.com
Ticket purchase: www.slipperroom.com

The Slipper Room | 167 Orchard St. New York, NY 10002

 


Canticum Novum Singers Christmas Concert
Saturday, December 14 at 8:00 PM
St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Amsterdam Ave.
Between 99th & 100th St.,


The Canticum Novum Singers, Harold Rosenbaum, Conductor and Artistic Director, will present its Canticum Novum Christmas concert on Saturday, December 14 at 8:00 PM, with David Enlow, organ at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Amsterdam Ave. between 99th & 100th St. in Manhattan.

This will be a program of Holiday choral music from across the centuries, and will include works by Machaut, Gibbons, Holst, Britten, Musgrave, Perle, and Frisch. The concert will also include traditional carols and other holiday favorites.

Tickets for the December 14 concert are $30, ($25 when purchased online), $20 for seniors 65+ and $10 for students up to age 25, available from https://cvi.yapsody.com/event/index/413621/a-canticum-novum-christmas. For more information, call 914-582-3915 or visit http://www.canticumnovum.org/season.html.

Canticum Novum Singers concerts are ADA accessible. For MTA transportation information, visit http://tripplanner.mta.info/MyTrip/ui_web/customplanner/TripPlanner.aspx.

St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, Amsterdam Ave. | Between 99th & 100th St., Manhattan
URL: http://www.canticumnovum.org/season.html


 

Composers Concordance
Eclectic Bands
La Banda Ramirez, Stefan Zeniuk's Creatures,
and CompCord Ensemble perform at Settepani in Harlem
Part of the Ode to Harlem Series
December 19th at 7pm, 2019
Settepani | 196 Lenox Avenue (at 120th Street) NYC

"The human mind is not a dignified organ, and I do not see how we can exercise it sincerely except through eclecticism." -E.M. Forster

On Thursday December 19th at 7pm, diverse musical groups assemble for an evening of 'Eclectic Bands' and great food and drink at Settepani! La Banda Ramirez, led by composer-percussionist Chacho Ramirez and composer-flutist Carolyn Steinberg, plays a range of Afro-Cuban, Salsa, and Latin Jazz. Stefan Zeniuk's Creatures, led by the inventor of the Flame-O-Phone and the Clar-O-Box, performs a loud, brash, avant-garde fusion to subvert the listener away from their daily life. CompCord Ensemble performs a unique set of chamber compositions entitled 'Music & Myth,' inspired by the ever-laboring Sisyphus and the reborn Phoenix, among others. Featuring Michiyo Suzuki - clarinet, Franz Hackl - trumpet, Gene Pritsker - e. guitar, Dan Cooper - bass, Mark Kostabi - keyboard, and Max Pollak - drums.

FREE

Settepani | 196 Lenox Avenue (at 120th Street) NYC
By Subway: 2,3 train to 116th Street.



HEARTBEAT OPERA
Carl Maria von Weber's
DER FREISCHÜTZ
Evening Performances
December 4 - 7, 10 - 14, 2019, 8:00 p.m.
Matinee Performances
December 8 & 15, 2019, 3:00 p.m.
BARUCH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

A contemporary American rendering of a twisted German fairy tale

Conceived, adapted and directed by Louisa Proske

Newly arranged and music directed by Daniel Schlosberg
with unique sound design for one of the spookiest scenes in all of opera
(the famous Wolf Canyon scene)

New English dialogue by Michaël Attias and Louisa Proske

Featuring a stellar cast and Heartbeat's resident ensemble Cantata Profana

Tickets from $30 at www.heartbeatopera.org/der-freischutz

BARUCH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER | The Rose Nagelberg Theatre
55 Lexington Ave, New York, NY



Jaap van Zweden and the New York Philharmonic
New York Premiere of Steve Reich’s Music for Ensemble and Orchestra
Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4 with Yefim Bronfman
Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2
December 5–7, 2019
Kravis Nightcap Series
Curated by Steve Reich, Hosted by Nadia Sirota
December 7, 2019
Thursday, December 5, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, December 6 at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday, December 7 at 8:00 p.m.
David Geffen Hall 10 Lincoln Center Plaza

Music Director Jaap van Zweden will conduct the New York Philharmonic in the New York Premiere of Steve Reich’s Music for Ensemble and Orchestra — a Philharmonic co-commission with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, London Symphony Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, and Baltic Sea Philharmonic. The program will also feature Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4, with Yefim Bronfman as soloist, and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2 and will take place Thursday, December 5, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, December 6 at 11:00 a.m.; and Saturday, December 7 at 8:00 p.m.

https://nyphil.org/

New York Philharmonic
David Geffen Hall 10 Lincoln Center Plaza New York, NY 10023-6970



La Mama presents Yara Arts Group in "Winter Songs on Mars"
Dec 21, Sat at Noon and 7:00 PM
La MaMa E.T.C. (Ellen Stewart Theater)

Yara Arts Group (www.yaraartsgroup.net), under the direction of Virlana Tkacz, will stage a concert-theater event, “Koliada and Music from the Carpathians," at the Ukrainian Museum. The Koliadnyky, an ensemble of winter song singers from the Carpathians, will sing traditional winter songs and perform brilliant troista instrumental music from the villages of Kryvorivnia and Verkhovyna. The songs are incantations that assume the magical power of words: "what is said, will be so." The evening will include a musical performance by special guest bandurist Julian Kytasty.

Tickets $25; $20 students/seniors, $10 children
To purchase tickets, go to La MaMa box office at 66 East Fourth Street, call 212-352-3101 or visit www.lamama.org or www.lamama.org/gaz/
ffice: www.ukrainianmuseum.org and (212) 228-0110

La MaMa E.T.C. (Ellen Stewart Theater) | 66 East 4th Street


Lisa Hilton and Friends Perform Music From “Chalkboard Destiny”
LISA HILTON/PIANO, J.D. ALLEN/TENOR SAX, RUDY ROYSTON/DRUMS, LUQUES CURTIS/BASS
JANUARY 9 / THURSDAY/ 8PM
WEILL HALL @ CARNEGIE HALL/NYC

Award winning composer and acclaimed jazz pianist Lisa Hilton and band perform music from their new album “Chalkboard Destiny”. Hilton’s expressive compositions seamlessly explore jazz and blues alongside classical and modernist ideas. Enjoy Allen’s explosive virtuoso displays, the dynamic details of Royston’s accents or the booming lines of Curtis’s bass alongside Hilton’s fluid piano in an impressive show.
Watch: Rush Hour Rhapsody: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1SIHofW2P0Y
Genre: Jazz

Tickets: $29.00 - student tickets available at the Box Office
Ticket Link: https://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2020/01/09/Lisa-Hilton-Piano-0800PM
Telephone number: 212-247-7800
Website: https://lisahiltonmusic.com/


CARNEGIE HALL/NYC | BOX OFFICE @57TH & 7TH, NYC



 

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts
Continues its 2019-2020 Early Music series with
Tallis Scholars
Sacred Interpretations
Saturday, December 14, 2019, 8:00 p.m.
Church of St. Mary the Virgin

For twenty years, the venerable Tallis Scholars have made a much-anticipated annual appearance in New York City to perform on Miller Theatre's Early Music series. This year's program explores the ways in which composers from different eras and backgrounds reacted to the same seminal texts; it includes multiple settings of Ave Maria, Salve Regina, Magnificat, and O sacrum convivium, alongside Allegri’s exquisite Miserere.

The Tallis Scholars just released a new album on Gimell Records, which features Josquin's Missa Mater Patris and Bauldeweyn's Missa Da pacem. This is the eighth of nine albums in the Tallis Scholars' project to record all of Josquin's masses.

Tickets starting at $40; Students with valid ID: starting at $7
Tickets & Information: 212/854-7799
millertheatre.com

Church of St. Mary the Virgin | 145 West 46th Street between 6th & 7th Avenues



Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts
Announces its fifth year of a special holiday tradition for the whole family:
Carnival of the Animals
Saturday, December 21, 2019, 1:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m.
Miller Theatre


“Extraordinary magic from ordinary things.”
— The New York Times
This beloved annual tradition at Miller Theatre immerses the audience in the magical world of the animal kingdom, as the celebrated music of Carnival of the Animals is brought to life with charming and unconventional puppetry. Imaginations will be ignited as everyday objects take on new lives as lions, elephants, and birds in this classical holiday treat—sure to delight audiences of all ages.

Recommended for ages 6 and up. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Each person, regardless of age, must have a ticket to be admitted.

Carnival of the Animals is a Miller Theatre at Columbia University production.
Commissioned by Miller Theatre at Columbia University.
Adult tickets: starting at $15; Children & Students: starting at $7
Tickets & Information: 212/854-7799
millertheatre.com

Miller Theatre | 2960 Broadway at 116th Street

 



NOËL
a Baroque Christmas concert
featuring Nola Richardson, soprano and Nina Stern, recorder
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 7 pm
Saint Ignatius of Antioch

NOËL
Program
A. SCARLATTI Christmas Cantata
CORELLI Concerto Grosso in G Minor ('Christmas Concerto')
DE LALANDE Simphonies des Noëls
TELEMANN In gering- und rauhen Schalen

American Classical Orchestra presents a program of chamber music to usher in the holiday season. From De Lalande’s joyful Noëls to Corelli’s darker-hued Christmas Concerto, the beauty and subtlety of this music will shine through in the ideal setting and acoustic of Saint Ignatius of Antioch. Rising star soprano Nola Richardson joins the ensemble for Alessandro Scarlatti’s pastoral Christmas Cantata.

Tickets: $35 General Admission $75 Patron tickets include Prime Seating
and a festive post-concert reception with the artists
212-362-2727.

Saint Ignatius of Antioch | 552 West End Avenue





The Schlep Sisters and Thirsty Girl Present
The 13th Annual Menorah Horah!
Sunday December 22nd
Doors: 6:30pm
Show: 8:00pm
Le Poisson Rouge

Drop that dreidel and hold on to your latkes! The Schlep Sisters are heating up the holidays with Hanukkah’s Hottest Hebrew Hotties at THE 13th ANNUAL MENORAH HORAH! Celebrate eight dreidel-spinning nights of Hanukkah in one special evening of music, laughs, latkes and burlesque.

The world-class Schlep Sisters – Minnie Tonka and Darlinda Just Darlinda – are joined by premier burlesque stars Varla Valour, Bastard Keith, Lydia Vengeance, The Goddess Pearlman, The Evil Hate Monkey, & Cassandra Rosebeetle with Host Fancy Feast to keep you laughing until your candles burn out!

Plus DJ Momotaro, Madame Brassiere & Tallulah Talons
All that fun, for just a little gelt.

Whether you’re a yeshiva bocher, an honorary Jew, or a bacon-loving while heeb, THE 13th ANNUAL MENORAH HORAH will titillate and inspire your holiday spirit.

VIP seated $45 adv, $50 at the door
GA seated $25 adv, $30 at the door
SRO $20 adv, $25 at the door

Le Poisson Rouge | 158 Bleecker Street
NYC, 10012
www.lpr.com


Western Wind Vocal Sextet Holiday Concert
"Home For The Holidays - from Darkness to Light."
Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 7:00 - 8:20 PM
Church of St. Luke in the Field

"Home For The Holidays - from Darkness to Light," celebrates Christmas and Chanukah with a rich assortment of holiday music. Organized by themes such as "The Coming of Light," "Miracles," "Holiday Messages" and "Food & Fun," the program explores the deeper meaning of the stories, rituals and festivities of these two holidays. Includes the world premiere of "And Yet The Light Returns" by Gerald Cohen, Robert Dennis' setting of Edna St. Vincent Millay’s Christmas miracle poem "The Ballad of the Harpweaver," and Martha Sullivan’s "Lazarus," a setting of Emma Lazarus' "The New Colossus" that is found on the Statue of Liberty. Program also includes Renaissance Hebrew psalm settings by Salamone Rossi; Yiddish, Sephardic and Hebrew Chanukah Songs and Christmas music by César Carrillo, Charles Ives and Francis Poulenc. With: sopranos Linda Lee Jones and Elizabeth van Os, countertenor Eric Brenner, tenors Todd Frizzell and David Vanderwal, baritone Elijah Blaisdell and musicians Patricia Davis (violin) and Will Holshouser (accordion).

Tickets: $35-50. For more information, visit http://www.westernwind.org/concerts.html or call 212-873-2848.

Church of St. Luke in the Field | 487 Hudson Street
Between Christopher and Barrow Streets at the intersection of Grove Street, West Village, 10014.



Works & Process at the Guggenheim
Presents
Rotunda Holiday Concert
With
Roomful of Teeth, Caroline Shaw and Tigue
Sunday, December 15 and Monday, December 16 at 7pm.
The Guggenheim

Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, presents the annual Rotunda Holiday Concert with Roomful of Teeth, Caroline Shaw and Tigue on Sunday, December 15 and Monday, December 16 at 7pm.

Celebrate the season with the joyous sounds of holiday music and a new Works & Process commission of Pulitzer Prize winning composer Caroline Shaw. Grammy winning eight-voice ensemble Roomful of Teeth and the three percussionists of Tigue perform as part of this beloved annual tradition in the museum's iconic Frank Lloyd Wright-designed rotunda.

TICKETS & VENUE
Floor seating: $60, $55 Friends of Works & Process and Guggenheim members
Ramp standing: $25, $20 Friends of Works & Process and Guggenheim members
Box Office (212) 423-3575 or worksandprocess.org
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 Fifth Avenue, New York
The museum will close at 5:45pm and reopen at 6:45pm for the concert.

Stop by The Wright restaurant before the performance for dinner.

Book a table at: https://www.opentable.com/the-wright.


Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum | 1071 Fifth Avenue, New York



Works & Process at the Guggenheim
presents
Peter & the Wolf with Isaac Mizrahi
December 7-15, 2019
The Guggenheim


Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, presents
Peter & the Wolf with Isaac Mizrahi from December 7-15, 2019, with performances Saturday, December 7 and 14 at 1pm, 2:30pm and 4pm; Sunday, December 8 and 15 at 2:30pm and 4pm; Friday, December 13 at 6:30pm

Isaac Mizrahi narrates and directs Sergei Prokofiev's charming children's classic. Ensemble Signal (conducted by Oliver Hagen from 12/7-8 and Brad Lubman from 12/13-15) performs the music, and the cast, wearing costumes by Mizrahi, performs choreography by John Heginbotham, bringing the 30-minute story to life for the young and young at heart.

In conjunction with the Sunday, December 8, 2:30pm performance and in partnership with the Guggenheim's education department and Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing there will be a Children's Book Illustrator Series event. Two-time Caldecott Medal winning illustrator Chris Raschka, will read from his illustrated telling of Peter & The Wolf at 1:30 pm, followed by the performance. Tickets for this special event are $100/$95 member and include a signed copy of Chris Raschka's Peter & the Wolf.

No matter how tall or small, everyone needs a ticket. Please enter via the ramp at the corner of 5th Ave & 88th St.

TICKETS & VENUE
$45, $40 Guggenheim Members and Friends of Works & Process (unless otherwise noted)
House seats may be available for $1,000+ Friends of Works & Process. On a limited basis, house seats may be released to the public before performances at ticket prices of $90, $80 members.
Premium Front Row Ticketing: $100, $95 Friends of Works & Process and Guggenheim members.
Box Office (212) 423-3575 or worksandprocess.org

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum | 1071 Fifth Avenue, New York


Yara Arts Group in "Koliada and Music from the Carpathians"
December 6 and 7, 2019 at 7:00 PM
Ukrainian Museum

Yara Arts Group (www.yaraartsgroup.net), under the direction of Virlana Tkacz, will stage a concert-theater event, “Koliada and Music from the Carpathians," at the Ukrainian Museum. The Koliadnyky, an ensemble of winter song singers from the Carpathians, will sing traditional winter songs and perform brilliant troista instrumental music from the villages of Kryvorivnia and Verkhovyna. The songs are incantations that assume the magical power of words: "what is said, will be so." The evening will include a musical performance by special guest bandurist Julian Kytasty.

Tickets: $25 adults, $20 students, seniors and members and $10 children, box office: www.ukrainianmuseum.org and
(212) 228-0110
C: (212) 924-0496, https://www.yaraartsgroup.net/koliada

Ukrainian Museum | 222 E 6th Street, Manhattan, NY 10003


 

 
 



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