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Philippe Treuille's REQUIEM Premieres Tonight at Church of the Incarnation Philippe Treuille's REQUIEM Premieres Tonight at Church of the Incarnation
by BWW News Desk - January 30, 2015

Philippe Treuille's Requiem will receive its world premiere tonight, January 30th, 2015, at 8:00 PM, at the Church of the Incarnation, in New York City. The 9-movement work is the first large-scale work by the NYC-based, Juilliard-trained composer, and will feature 50 performers from the Symphony Ch... (more...)
Canta Libre Chamber Ensemble to Perform 2/19 at Salmagundi Center for American Art Canta Libre Chamber Ensemble to Perform 2/19 at Salmagundi Center for American Art
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

?The acclaimed Canta Libre Chamber Ensemble will be in concert, performing music for flute, harp and strings on Thursday, February 19 at 7:00 PM at the Salmagundi Center for American Art, 47 Fifth Ave. in Manhattan.... (more...)
Violinist Nicola Benedetti Performs Tonight at SubCulture Violinist Nicola Benedetti Performs Tonight at SubCulture
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

Nicola Benedetti will perform tonight, January 29, 2015 (Doors 7PM; Show 8PM) at SubCulture.... (more...)
OpenICE Initiative Launches in NYC Today OpenICE Initiative Launches in NYC Today
by BWW News Desk - January 29, 2015

The International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) has received a $450,000 award from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support OpenICE, a new three-year initiative to develop, engage, and sustain diverse, new 21st-century listeners through an outpouring of artist-driven programming that is free and ope... (more...)
Alan Gilbert to Return to the Met Opera Next Week to Lead DON GIOVANNI Alan Gilbert to Return to the Met Opera Next Week to Lead DON GIOVANNI
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

Following the final performances in his celebrated Nielsen Project and his triumphant Verdi Requiem with the New York Philharmonic, Alan Gilbert returns to the Metropolitan Opera for the first time in seven years to conduct ten performances of Mozart's Don Giovanni, from February 4 to March 6, leadi... (more...)
Rosanne Cash Will Be Carnegie Hall's 'Perspectives' Artist in 2015-16 Rosanne Cash Will Be Carnegie Hall's 'Perspectives' Artist in 2015-16
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

As part of its 2015-2016 season announcement, Carnegie Hall today shared that singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash will curate a four-concert Perspectives series at the Hall beginning in October 2015.... (more...)
Pianist Shai Wosner Performs THE SCHUBERT EFFECT at 92nd Street Y Tonight Pianist Shai Wosner Performs THE SCHUBERT EFFECT at 92nd Street Y Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

92nd Street Y presents a series of two programs curated by pianist Shai Wosner and performed by Mr. Wosner and the Parker Quartet titled The Schubert Effect.... (more...)
The World Music Institute Presents YUNGCHEN LHAMO Tonight The World Music Institute Presents YUNGCHEN LHAMO Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2015

The World Music Institute opens this year's Global Salon series with Tibetan vocalistYungchen Lhamo tonight, January 28, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the Talia Theater at Symphony Space.... (more...)
Daphne Rubin-Vega and Camille Zamora to Team with Sonnambula 2/5 at Hispanic Society Daphne Rubin-Vega and Camille Zamora to Team with Sonnambula 2/5 at Hispanic Society
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2015

Broadway star Daphne Rubin-Vega and acclaimed soprano Camille Zamora join forces with Sonnambula as the concert series at The Hispanic Society of America continues in 2015 with Zarzuela: Musica de Teatro from the Siglo de Oro (Zarzuela: Theatrical Music from the Spanish Golden Age).... (more...)
New York Live Arts Sets Lineup for Spring 2015 LIVE IDEAS Festival New York Live Arts Sets Lineup for Spring 2015 LIVE IDEAS Festival
by BWW News Desk - January 26, 2015

New York Live Arts today announced the schedule of its third annual Live Ideas festival, S K Y - Force and Wisdom in America Today, taking place April 15 - 19, 2015. Curated by world renowned visual artist, inventor and performer Laurie Anderson in conjunction with New York Live Arts' Artistic Direc... (more...)
Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Presents ROSSINI IN PARIS Tonight Salon/Sanctuary Concerts Presents ROSSINI IN PARIS Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2015

After having spent nearly half of my career singing Rossini's operatic heroines (12 different productions of The Barber of Seville and 5 Cenerentolas) I feel that I have come to know his vocal writing very intimately. I'm not sure how many times I've sung Rosina's aria Una Voce Poco Fasince I learne... (more...)
Mellon Foundation Awards $450K to Support OpenICE Initiative; NY Launch Set for 1/29 Mellon Foundation Awards $450K to Support OpenICE Initiative; NY Launch Set for 1/29
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2015

The International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) has received a $450,000 award from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support OpenICE, a new three-year initiative to develop, engage, and sustain diverse, new 21st-century listeners through an outpouring of artist-driven programming that is free and ope... (more...)
Wordless Music Orchestra, Lost Bayou Ramblers Accompany Live Screening of BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD This Weekend Wordless Music Orchestra, Lost Bayou Ramblers Accompany Live Screening of BEASTS OF THE SOUTHERN WILD This Weekend
by Movies News Desk - January 23, 2015

Tonight, January 23 and tomorrow, January 24 (8 pm) in the Peter Jay Sharp Theatre at Symphony Space, director Benh Zeitlin's acclaimed film Beasts of the Southern Wild will be screened with live accompaniment by the Wordless Music Orchestra and the Lost Bayou Ramblers under Ryan McAdams.... (more...)
Orion String Quartet, MACE, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM and More Set for The New School's Spring 2015 Lineup Orion String Quartet, MACE, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM and More Set for The New School's Spring 2015 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

The New School presents its 2015 spring semester public programming in the Performing Arts. Since its founding in 1919, The New School has been a fixture in New York City's performing arts scene, showcasing work in music, drama, and dance by its talented students, visiting scholars, and faculty.... (more...)
Rosenmuller's GLORIA and More Set for Bach Vespers in Concert at Holy Trinity, 2/15 Rosenmuller's GLORIA and More Set for Bach Vespers in Concert at Holy Trinity, 2/15
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2015

?The Bach Choir and Players, led by music director Donald Meineke, will perform the North American premiere of Johann Rosenmuller's Gloria and Michael Praetorius's Wie schon leuchtet der Morgenstern on Sunday, February 15th, 2015 - 5:00 p.m. at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, at Central Park West & 65... (more...)
Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Announce 2015-16 Season Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic Announce 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2015

The New York Philharmonic's 2015-16 season reflects Music Director Alan Gilbert's and the organization's belief in the rich rewards of collaboration with artistic and institutional leaders, and in expanding the idea of what a symphony orchestra can be through a range of diverse programming and educa... (more...)
New York Choral Society to Present Mendelssohn's ST. PAUL, 1/25 at Carnegie Hall New York Choral Society to Present Mendelssohn's ST. PAUL, 1/25 at Carnegie Hall
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2015

The New York Choral Society (NYCHORAL) and Orchestra and Music Director David Hayes, on Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 3:00 pm at Carnegie Hall, will present the rarely heard St. Paul by Felix Mendelssohn. Soloists will include soprano Sarah Shafer, mezzo-soprano Haejung Shin, tenor Vale Rideout, barit... (more...)
Gil Morgenstern's 'Reflections Series International' to Present COUPLED PERCEPTIONS, 2/26 Gil Morgenstern's 'Reflections Series International' to Present COUPLED PERCEPTIONS, 2/26
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2015

On Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 7:30pm, violinist and artistic director Gil Morgenstern's acclaimed Reflections Series International will present its third concert of the 2014-2015 season, 'Coupled Perceptions,' at Avenues: The World School (259 Tenth Ave.).... (more...)
Audrey Boreyko Conducts NY Philharmonic in Two Programs, Now thru 1/25 Audrey Boreyko Conducts NY Philharmonic in Two Programs, Now thru 1/25
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2015

Andrey Boreyko will return to the New York Philharmonic to conduct two weeks of performances highlighting Russian music as well as seldom-performed works. In the first program, Mr. Boreyko will conduct Stravinsky's The Song of the Nightingale; Mozart's Bassoon Concerto, with Principal Bassoon Judith... (more...)
Tenor Russell Thomas Leads NY Phil's Verdi Requiem, Conducted by Alan Gilbert, This Weekend Tenor Russell Thomas Leads NY Phil's Verdi Requiem, Conducted by Alan Gilbert, This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2015

Tenor Russell Thomas will replace Brandon Jovanovich, who has withdrawn due to illness, in the New York Philharmonic performances of the Verdi Requiem, conducted by Music Director Alan Gilbert. The performances will also feature soprano Angela Meade (in her Philharmonic debut), mezzo-soprano Lilli P... (more...)
Stephen Hough Performs Dvorak's Piano Concerto with OSL at Carnegie Hall Tonight Stephen Hough Performs Dvorak's Piano Concerto with OSL at Carnegie Hall Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2015

British pianist Stephen Hough, regarded as a renaissance man of his time, returns to New York for the first of two Carnegie Hall engagements this season. Tonight, January 15, Mr. Hough plays Dvorak's Piano Concerto in G minor, Op. 33, with Orchestra of St. Luke's led by Harry Bicket in a program tha... (more...)
Lincoln Center and New York Philharmonic Launch New Modern Opera Initiative Lincoln Center and New York Philharmonic Launch New Modern Opera Initiative
by BWW News Desk - January 14, 2015

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and the New York Philharmonic today announced plans for the two organizations to collaborate on a new, multi-year opera initiative to present fully-staged productions of significant modern operas not yet seen in New York.... (more...)
NYFOS & Juilliard Present GREAT AMERICAN SONGWRITING TEAMS Tonight NYFOS & Juilliard Present GREAT AMERICAN SONGWRITING TEAMS Tonight
by BWW News Desk - January 14, 2015

The New York Festival of Song marks its tenth annual co-presentation with Juilliard's Ellen and James S. Marcus Institute for Vocal Arts tonight, January 14, 2014 at 8:00PM with GREAT AMERICAN SONGWRITING TEAMS, to be performed in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at The Juilliard School.... (more...)
Violinist Nicola Benedetti to Perform 1/29 at SubCulture Violinist Nicola Benedetti to Perform 1/29 at SubCulture
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2015

Nicola Benedetti will perform on Thursday, January 29, 2015 (Doors 7PM; Show 8PM) at SubCulture.... (more...)
Lincoln Center Local Series, With FELA, Kristin Chenoweth, SWEENEY TODD and More, to Expand to All Five Boroughs Lincoln Center Local Series, With FELA, Kristin Chenoweth, SWEENEY TODD and More, to Expand to All Five Boroughs
by BWW News Desk - January 13, 2015

Lincoln Center is expanding its Lincoln Center Local series, offering free screenings of world-class performances to library branches around New York City's five boroughs. The Lincoln Cente­­r Local: Free Screenings series, running from January to June 2015, is part of a pilot program run by Lincoln... (more...)


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