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Orchestra Of St. Luke's Online Series BACH AT HOME Delayed To June 23 Photo Orchestra Of St. Luke's Online Series BACH AT HOME Delayed To June 23
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 8, 2020

Bach at Home, Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL) curated online Festival, will launch on June 9 and continue through June 30, 2020, with content released each consecutive Tuesday at 12:00 pm ET. The digital Festival re-conceives the 2020 OSL Bach Festival that would have taken place in June during the same period but was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Bach at Home will be comprised of over 30 video performances, as well as original interviews, discussions, essays, and additional archived content that will be available at OSLmusic.org/Bach.

Orchestra of St. Luke's Online Series BACH AT HOME Delayed to June 23 Photo Orchestra of St. Luke's Online Series BACH AT HOME Delayed to June 23
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2020

Orchestra of St. Luke's has delayed the opening of Bach at Home from tomorrow to June 23.

Orchestra Of St. Luke's BACH AT HOME Launches On June 9 Photo Orchestra Of St. Luke's BACH AT HOME Launches On June 9
by A.A. Cristi - May 27, 2020

Bach at Home, Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL) curated online Festival, will launch on June 9 and continue through June 30, 2020, with content released each consecutive Tuesday at 12:00 pm ET.

Orchestra of St. Luke's Reconceives its Bach Festival as an Online Series BACH AT HOM Photo Orchestra of St. Luke's Reconceives its Bach Festival as an Online Series BACH AT HOME 2020
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 2, 2020

Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL) has cancelled the 2020 OSL Bach Festival scheduled for June 9-30, 2020 for the health and safety of its community during the COVID-19 pandemic. ancelled events include three orchestral concerts at Zankel Hall presented in association with Carnegie Hall, in addition to concerts, events, and more

Orchestra Of St. Luke's Has Announces Details Of Its Second Bach Festival Photo Orchestra Of St. Luke's Has Announces Details Of Its Second Bach Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 14, 2020

Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL) today announced detailed programming for the second annual OSL Bach Festival, spanning three weeks from June 9-30, 2020, with concerts and masterclasses across four venues in Manhattan-including three orchestral concerts at Carnegie Hall-and featuring guest artists cellist Pieter Wispelwey, harpsichordist Jean Rondeau, and soprano Amanda Forsythe. The OSL Bach Festival was launched last June to great success as part of the first season of esteemed Baroque and Classical Music specialist Bernard Labadie as OSL Principal Conductor.

Chilean Playwright/Director Manuela Infante's ESTADO VEGETAL Runs May 2-3 Photo Chilean Playwright/Director Manuela Infante's ESTADO VEGETAL Runs May 2-3
by Julie Musbach - Apr 26, 2019

Baryshnikov Arts Center presents Estado Vegetal (Vegetative State), an exuberant and polyphonic one-woman show written and directed by Manuela Infante,one of the most prolific voices in contemporary Chilean and Latin American theater (May 2-3).

Orchestra of St. Luke's Announces 2019‚Ä"2020 Season Photo Orchestra of St. Luke's Announces 2019‚Ä"2020 Season
by Julie Musbach - Apr 25, 2019

Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL)¬†announced details of its 2019‚Äď2020 season‚ÄĒthe Orchestra's 45th‚ÄĒincluding a season-wide celebration of Beethoven's 250th birthday in programs on its signature Chamber Music Series, orchestra concerts presented by Carnegie Hall, and free school concerts.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble, Plus Adam Rosenblatt Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble, Plus Adam Rosenblatt
by Tori Hartshorn - Mar 14, 2019

 Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) continues its Spring 2019 season on Friday, April 12, 2019 at 7:30pm with a performance by St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble +Adam Rosenblatt, percussionist, at BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater (450 W. 37th Street). Rosenblatt will perform Belgian composer Thierry de Mey's theatrical and dramatic piece Light Music, in which movements and gestures produce light and sound through interactive technology. This interdisciplinary solo performance will be bookended by Viennese classics - Joseph Haydn's festive Divertimento for Strings from 1754 and Joseph Lanner's charming 19th century waltzes, performed by the St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble. These virtuosic musicians make up the artistic core of the renowned Orchestra of St. Luke's - who share the performing arts complex with BAC at 450 W. 37th Street.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents Quodlibet Ensemble: Biber, Martynov + Sharlat Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents Quodlibet Ensemble: Biber, Martynov + Sharlat
by Tori Hartshorn - Oct 25, 2018

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) concludes its Fall 2018 season on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 7:30pm with Quodlibet Ensemble: Music by Biber, Martynov + Sharlat at BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater (450 W. 37th Street). Quodlibet (Latin for 'whatever pleases') Ensemble is a string chamber orchestra of some of today's most sought-after musicians who come from top string quartets as well as period and new music groups. Highlighting their musical diversity, the ensemble performs an eclectic evening of classical music that spans different time periods and styles.

Orchestra Of St. Luke's Launches DeGaetano Composition Institute With First Edition L Photo Orchestra Of St. Luke's Launches DeGaetano Composition Institute With First Edition Led By Composer Anna Clyne
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 24, 2018

The Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL) has announced the launch of the DeGaetano Composition Institute, with the first edition taking place in July 2019 at The DiMenna Center for Classical Music. Four exceptional emerging composers will be selected through a national call-for-scores to workshop new works for chamber orchestra under the leadership of 2019 mentor and composer Anna Clyne. This new initiative was established through a generous gift from the estate of pianist, composer and teacher Robert DeGaetano, and will occur annually each July.  

Orchestra Of St. Luke's Launches Bach Festival Photo Orchestra Of St. Luke's Launches Bach Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2018

Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL) today announced a new initiative, a three-week, multi-disciplinary Bach Festival featuring 15 concerts across three venues in Manhattan, June 6-22, 2019. The programmatic centerpieces include performances by Paul Taylor Dance Company and the Goldberg Variations, which receives two interpretations - including the U.S. premiere of Bernard Labadie's orchestral setting - and provides the Festival theme: 'Transformation.'

Orchestra Of St. Luke's Expands Its 2018‚Ä"2019 Orchestral Season Photo Orchestra Of St. Luke's Expands Its 2018‚Ä"2019 Orchestral Season
by A.A. Cristi - May 7, 2018

Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL) today announced additional details of its 2018-2019 season-the Orchestra's 44th-including its signature Chamber Music Series, Music in Color, and Free School Concerts celebrating the Jerome Robbins centenary. The previously announced 32nd-annual subscription series presented by Carnegie Hall opening on October 25 will mark the official start of Bernard Labadie's tenure as Principal Conductor of the Orchestra. The series will feature a season-long focus on Haydn, a specialty of both the conductor and the Orchestra.

Isabella Rossellini's LINK LINK CIRCUS Comes to Baryshnikov Arts Center Photo Isabella Rossellini's LINK LINK CIRCUS Comes to Baryshnikov Arts Center
by Stephi Wild - May 3, 2018

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) presents the American premiere of Link Link Circus, written and performed by the Golden Globe-nominated actress and filmmaker Isabella Rossellini, for seven performances only, May 16-23, 2018, at BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater (450 W. 37th Street, Manhattan). Following Rossellini's widely acclaimed theatrical lecture Green Porno (adapted from the celebrated Sundance Channel series of the same name), which explored the sexual behavior of animals, Link Link Circus addresses the latest scientific discoveries about animal minds, intelligence, and emotions.

NYC Musician's Union Local 802 Announces Winner of Four-Year $40,000 Emerging Artists Photo NYC Musician's Union Local 802 Announces Winner of Four-Year $40,000 Emerging Artists Project Grant: The Roxy Coss Quintet!
by Macon Prickett - Apr 2, 2018

The Associated Musicians of Greater New York, Local 802 AFM today announced that the¬†Roxy Coss Quintet¬†is the winner of the union's groundbreaking¬†Emerging Artists Project (EAP). The four-year grant program, launched in partnership with Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL), has been designed to provide support to help more firmly establish the band in New York City‚ÄĒand further efforts to ensure that all professional musicians can afford to live, work and raise a family in New York.

Orchestra Of St. Luke's Annual Gift Of Music Gala Honors Sarah And Howard Solomon An Photo Orchestra Of St. Luke's Annual Gift Of Music Gala Honors Sarah And Howard Solomon And Jean-Yves Thibaudet
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 21, 2018

Orchestra of St. Luke's (OSL) held its annual Gift of Music Gala on March 19 at The Plaza Hotel in Manhattan, raising over $925,000 to support OSL's versatile and collaborative performances, local community and education initiatives, and the services provided to New York City's musical community through The DiMenna Center for Classical Music.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents American Premiere of Isabella Rossellini's LINK LINK Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents American Premiere of Isabella Rossellini's LINK LINK CIRCUS
by Julie Musbach - Mar 1, 2018

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) proudly presents the American premiere of Link Link Circus, written and performed by the Golden Globe-nominated actress and filmmaker Isabella Rossellini, for seven performances only, May 16-23, 2018, at BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater (450 W. 37th Street, Manhattan).

Baryshnikov Arts Center presents Messiaen's Quartet For The End Of Time Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center presents Messiaen's Quartet For The End Of Time
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 25, 2018

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) continues its Spring 2018 Music Series on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 7:30pm with a presentation of Olivier Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time conceived and directed by Sarah Rothenberg with lighting designed by Jennifer Tipton, performed in BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater. An all-star ensemble of instrumentalists - Joshua Rubin, clarinet; Geoff Nuttall, violin; Christopher Costanza, cello; and Sarah Rothenberg, piano - bring to life this timeless work, which Messiaen wrote and premiered in 1941 while in confinement at a prisoner-of-war camp in Germany during World War II.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents Messiaen's Quartet For The End of Time Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents Messiaen's Quartet For The End of Time
by Tori Hartshorn - Jan 25, 2018

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) continues its Spring 2018 Music Series on Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 7:30pm with a presentation of Olivier Messiaen's Quartet for the End of Time conceived and directed by Sarah Rothenberg with lighting designed by Jennifer Tipton, performed in BAC's Jerome Robbins Theater. An all-star ensemble of instrumentalists - Joshua Rubin, clarinet; Geoff Nuttall, violin; Christopher Costanza, cello; and Sarah Rothenberg, piano - bring to life this timeless work, which Messiaen wrote and premiered in 1941 while in confinement at a prisoner-of-war camp in Germany during World War II.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents Anton Batagov & Attacca Quartet in World Premiere Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Presents Anton Batagov & Attacca Quartet in World Premiere
by Julie Musbach - Dec 21, 2017

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) opens its Spring 2018 Music Series with Anton Batagov and the Attacca Quartet on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 7:30pm in the Jerome Robbins Theater. This varied evening of music features the World Premiere of Different Things from influential post-minimalist Russian composer and pianist Anton Batagov, paired with Beethoven's String Quartet Op. 18, No. 6. Batagov's Different Things will be performed by the composer (at the piano) and the Attacca Quartet, one of America's premier young string ensembles, along with Kris Saebo, double bass; Linda Jones, soprano; Luthien Brackett, mezzo soprano; Andrew Fuchs, tenor; and Steven Hrycelak, bass.

Baryshnikov Arts Center Announces Spring 2018 Music Series Starting 1/16 Photo Baryshnikov Arts Center Announces Spring 2018 Music Series Starting 1/16
by Tori Hartshorn - Dec 12, 2017

Baryshnikov Arts Center (BAC) announces the Spring 2018 Music Series, which runs January through April and features an eclectic lineup of premieres and performances by international musicians. All performances will be held at BAC (450 West 37th Street, Manhattan). Tickets ($20-25) are on sale now at bacnyc.org or 866-811-4111.

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