New York City Classical Concerts
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23 July 2014
 
7.30pm
Peter Norton Symphony Space, Leonard Nimoy Thalia
2537 Broadway (at 95th St)
New York
NY
United States of America

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New York Choral Society 54th Annual Summer Sings - Handel: Messiah

 
25 July 2014
 
6pm
The Lincoln Center Hearst Plaza
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York
NY 10023
United States of America

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John Luther Adams: Sila: The Breath of the World (first performance)

In a co-presentation with Lincoln Center Out of Doors, the 2014 summer festivities begin:

Doug Perkins, musical director M|M
Mark DeChiazza, choreographer M|M
Featuring members of
Contemporaneous M|M
The Crossing M|M
eighth blackbird M|M
Face the Music M|M
Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble M|M
Hotel Elefant M|M
JACK Quartet M|M
Meehan/Perkins Duo M|M
Stony Brook Contemporary Chamber Players M|M
TIGUE M|M
TILT Brass M|M

JOHN LUTHER ADAMS: Sila: The Breath of the World (world premiere)
 
26 July 2014
 
7.30pm
Avery Fisher Hall
10 Lincoln Center Plaza #132
New York
NY 10023
United States of America

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Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

Our summer celebration launches with typical joie de vivre as Louis Langrée leads the acclaimed Festival Orchestra.
 
The Lincoln Center Hearst Plaza
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York
NY 10023
United States of America

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John Luther Adams: Sila: The Breath of the World

In the Inuit tradition,†sila†is the spirit that animates all things, including the wind and the weather ...

John Luther Adams, Composer M|M
Doug Perkins, musical director M|M
Mark DeChiazza, choreographer M|M
Featuring members of
Contemporaneous M|M
The Crossing M|M
eighth blackbird M|M
Face the Music M|M
Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble M|M
Hotel Elefant M|M
JACK Quartet M|M
Meehan/Perkins Duo M|M
Stony Brook Contemporary Chamber Players M|M
TIGUE M|M
TILT Brass M|M

JOHN LUTHER ADAMS: Sila: The Breath of the World (world premiere)
 
29 July 2014
 
8pm
Avery Fisher Hall
10 Lincoln Center Plaza #132
New York
NY 10023
United States of America

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Richard Goode, interpreter
Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra
Louis Langrée, leader

Mozart: Piano Concerto No 23
Mozart: 'Jupiter' Symphony

Louis Langrée and the Festival Orchestra launch another unforgettable summer with an evening of Mozart.
 
8pm
Queens Theatre
14 United Nations Ave. S., Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens
New York
NY
United States of America

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US$ 30
GlamourTango, Tango in Feminine Form

2014 Latino Cultural Festival

GlamourTango is a celebration of tango in feminine form, performed by an international company of world-renowned female musicians, dancers, and vocalists. This unique multimedia music and dance show, conceived by Polly Ferman, and directed by her from the piano, is a tribute to women in Tango, with an all-female cast. It includes clips from 1940s-era black and white Argentinean films and takes the audience on a musical journey through the 20th century with a different and renewed vision of the role of the woman in Tango.
 
30 July 2014
 
7.30pm
Peter Norton Symphony Space, Leonard Nimoy Thalia
2537 Broadway (at 95th St.)
New York
NY
United States of America

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Verdi: Requiem

New York Choral Society 54th Annual Summer Sings!
 
8pm
Avery Fisher Hall
10 Lincoln Center Plaza #132
New York
NY
United States of America
Opening Night: Richard Goode

Louis Langrée
Festival Orchestra
Richard Goode, piano

Mozart: Piano Concerto No 23
Mozart: 'Jupiter' Symphony

Louis Langrée and the Festival Orchestra launch another unforgettable summer with an evening of Mozart.
 
31 July 2014
 
Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse
165 West 65th St
New York
NY
United States of America
A Little Night Music

Richard Goode, piano

J S Bach: Preludes and Fugues Nos 1 and 16 from the†Well-tempered Clavier, Book II
Schubert: Sonata in B-flat major, D 960

The masterful pianist and native New Yorker captures the wistfulness and yearning of Schubertís final piano sonata.
 
1 August 2014
 
10pm
Stanley H Kaplan Penthouse
165 West 65th St, 10th Floor
New York
NY
United States of America

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A Little Night Music: Steven Osborne, piano

Acclaimed Scottish pianist Steven Osborne offers an evening of Schubert gems, including his first set of Impromptus.
 
2 August 2014
 
10pm
Stanley H Kaplan Penthouse
165 West 65th St, 10th Floor
New York
NY
United States of America

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A Little Night Music

Antoine Tamestit, viola

The impeccable Antoine Tamestit was so enamored of Bach's Cello Suites the first time he heard them, he briefly considered switching instruments. He performs two suites on viola, juxtaposed with Hindemith's Sonata for solo viola, alternately moving and wild.
 
4 August 2014
 
10pm
Stanley H Kaplan Penthouse
165 West 65th St, 10th Floor
New York
NY
United States of America

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Martin Fröst, clarinet

Mozart: Trio in E-flat major ('Kegelstatt')
Debussy: Première rhapsodie
Poulenc: Clarinet Sonata

'Until you've heard Martin Fröst, you really haven't heard the clarinet.' - The Times
 
6 August 2014
 
7.30pm
Peter Norton Symphony Space, Leonard Nimoy Thalia
2537 Broadway (at 95th St)
New York
NY
United States of America

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New York Choral Society 54th Annual Summer Sings! - Vivaldi: Gloria; Fauré: Requiem

 
7 August 2014
 
7.30pm
David H Koch Theater
20 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York
NY 10023
United States of America
Mark Morris Dance Group - Acis and Galatea

Mark Morris Dance Group
Mark Morris, director and choreographer
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Chorale
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Sherezade Panthaki, soprano M|M
Thomas Cooley, tenor M|M
Zach Finkelstein, tenor
Douglas Williams, bass-baritone M|M
Adrianne Lobel, scenic design
Isaac Mizrahi, costume design
Michael Chybowski, lighting design

Handel (arr Mozart): Acis and Galatea

Morris partners with longtime collaborator and early-music specialist Nicholas McGegan to tell Ovidís triumphant love story of the shepherd Acis and the sea nymph Galatea.
 
7.30pm
Alice Tully Hall
1941 Broadway
New York
NY
United States of America

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The acclaimed Paavo Järvi and the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen deliver this all-Brahms program

 
8 August 2014
 
7.30pm
David Koch Theater
20 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York
NY
United States of America
Mark Morris Dance Group - Acis and Galatea

Mark Morris Dance Group
Mark Morris, director and choreographer
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Chorale
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Sherezade Panthaki, soprano M|M
Thomas Cooley, tenor M|M
Zach Finkelstein, tenor
Douglas Williams, bass-baritone M|M
Adrianne Lobel, scenic design
Isaac Mizrahi, costume design
Michael Chybowski, lighting design

Handel: Acis and Galatea

Morris partners with longtime collaborator and early-music specialist Nicholas McGegan to tell Ovidís triumphant love story of the shepherd Acis and the sea nymph Galatea.
 
9 August 2014
 
7.30pm
David H. Koch Theater
20 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York
NY
United States of America

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Mark Morris Dance Group: Acis and Galatea

Morris partners with longtime collaborator and early-music specialist Nicholas McGegan to tell Ovidís triumphant love story of the shepherd Acis and the sea nymph Galatea.

Mark Morris Dance Group
Mark Morris, director and choreographer
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Chorale
Nicholas McGegan, conductor
Sherezade Panthaki, soprano M|M
Thomas Cooley, tenor M|M
Zach Finkelstein, tenor
Douglas Williams, bass-baritone M|M
Adrianne Lobel, scenic design
Isaac Mizrahi, costume design
Michael Chybowski, lighting design
 
13 August 2014
 
7.30pm
Peter Norton Symphony Space, Leonard Nimoy Thalia
2537 Broadway (at 95th St.)
New York
NY
United States of America

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New York Choral Society 54th Annual Summer Sings!-Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem

 
14 August 2014
 
10pm
Stanley H Kaplan Penthouse
165 West 65th St, 10th Floor
New York
NY
United States of America

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A Little Night Music

Xavier de Maistre, harp

Pescetti: Sonata in C minor
Mozart: Keyboard Sonata in C major, K 545
Liszt: Le rossignol
Tárrega: Recuerdos de la Alhambra
Fauré: Impromptu, Op 86
Caplet: Divertissements
Smetana: Moldau

 
17 August 2014
 
5pm
Park Avenue Armory, Board of Officers Room
643 Park Ave
New York
NY
United States of America

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International Contemporary Ensemble

 
19 August 2014
 
7.30pm
Park Avenue Armory, Board of Officers Room
643 Park Ave
New York
NY
United States of America

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International Contemporary Ensemble

 
20 August 2014
 
7.30pm
Peter Norton Symphony Space, Leonard Nimoy Thalia
2537 Broadway (at 95th St)
New York
NY
United States of America

Details:
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New York Choral Society 54th Annual Summer Sings!-Mozart: Requiem

 
21 August 2014
 
7.30pm
Park Avenue Armory, Board of Officers Room
643 Park Ave
New York
NY
United States of America

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International Contemporary Ensemble

 
10pm
Stanley H Kaplan Penthouse
165 West 65th St, 10th Floor
New York
NY
United States of America

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A Little Night Music

Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin

Enescu: Ménétrier, from Impressions d'enfance
J S Bach: Chaconne, from Partita No 2
Bartók: Sonata

Moldovan ingénue Patricia Kopatchinskaja shows off her fiery style with Enescu, Bach and Bartók.
 
27 August 2014
 
7.30pm
Peter Norton Symphony Space, Leonard Nimoy Thalia
2537 Broadway (at 95th St.)
New York
NY
United States of America

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New York Choral Society 54th Annual Summer Sings!-Orff: Carmina Burana

 
9 November 2014
 
8pm
Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center
1941 Broadway
New York
NY 10023
United States of America

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US$20-100
An emotional, musical journey through the Holocaust

Distinguished Concerts Orchestra
Distinguished Concerts Singers International
Donald McCullough, conductor
Jonathan Griffith, DCINY artistic director

Donald McCullough: Holocaust Cantata: Songs from the Camps
Zane Zalis: I Believe Ė A Holocaust Oratorio for Today

Based on original music sung by incarcerated inmates in Holocaust concentration camps, Holocaust Cantata: Songs from the Camps is an emotional, musical journey through one of the bleakest episodes in human history. I Believe - A Holocaust Oratorio For Today is a singular large scale work divided into 12 movements using the artistic forces of a symphony orchestra, large mixed chorus, childrenís chorus, ensembles, soloists and narrator. The artistic architecture is influenced by a host of sources all in service to capture the essence of a story that needs to be told, in a plea for awareness, understanding and peace.
 


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