Posts Tagged ‘Le Poisson Rouge’

10
Nov

This week: concerts in New York (November 10 – November 16, 2014)

Contemporaneous: Living Toys | Ear Heart Music

Contemporaneous new music ensemble (photo credit: contemporaneous.org)

Contemporaneous new music ensemble (photo credit: contemporaneous.org)

In its opening concert of the season, Contemporaneous performs a show of frantic magic encompassing a series of pieces that provide a surround-sound explosion of energy and childlike wonder. This is music that moves like data across the internet or electrons around the nucleus.
Wednesday, November 12 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $20, $15 members/students/seniors
Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
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Lamentations for a City | Lisa Bielawa

C4: The Choral Composer/Conductor Collective performs composer Lisa Bielawa’s Lamentations for a City.
Thursday, November 13 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $20 advance, $25 day of show
Galapagos Art Space, 16 Main Street, Brooklyn, NY
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Bernard Rands | Composer Portraits

Bernard Rands

Bernard Rands

Miller Theatre presents a Composer Portraits concert of the work of Bernard Rands.
Thursday, November 13 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $25-$35
Miller Theatre, 2960 Broadway, New York, NY
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Shattered Glass: Metamorphosis

Shattered Glass (SG) explores perspectives on World War II through the eyes of three very different composers: Pavel Haas, Richard Strauss, and Bela Bartok.
Friday, November 14 at 9:00 PM
Tickets $15, $10 students/seniors
The Actors’ Temple, 339 West 47th Street, New York, NY
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3
Nov

This week: concerts in New York (November 3 – November 9, 2014)

A South African Sampler | New Juilliard Ensemble

New Juilliard Ensemble

New Juilliard Ensemble

The program features new works by Robert Fokkens, Andile Khumalo, and Bongani Ndodana-Breen, Michael Blake’s Rural Arias, Kevin Volans’ Looping Point, Clare Loveday’s Fever Tree, and Paul Hanmer’s Minuet and Trio.
Monday, November 3 at 8:00 PM
Free
Peter Jay Sharp Theater, 155 W 65th St, New York, NY
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PUBLIQuartet

PUBLIQuartet performs Stravinsky, Villa-Lobos, Debussy, and Greg Kallor.
Monday, November 3 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $20 in advance, $25 day of performance
SubCulture, 45 Bleecker Street, Downstairs, New York, NY
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Something of Life | Jeffrey Zeigler

Jeffrey Zeigler

Jeffrey Zeigler – Photo by Axel Dupeux

Zeigler will perform music from his new release Something of Life
Monday, November 3 at 7:00 PM
Tickets $15 advance, $20 day of show
Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker Street, New York, NY
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Chamber Music, Medium Rare: counter)induction Plays American Music Center Gems

Composers Marion Bauer, Aaron Copland, Howard Hanson, Harrison Kerr, Otto Luening, and Quincy Porter established the American Music Center on November 11, 1939 to promote new music in America. Over its storied history, AMC compiled over 60,000 new works by American composers, and now that collection finds a home at The Library for the Performing Arts. Celebrate the AMC archive with a performance by the renowned composer performer collective counter)induction.
Monday, November 3 at 6:00 PM
Free
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter Auditorium, 40 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY
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6
Oct

This week: concerts in New York (October 6 – October 12, 2014)

Music Mondays

Imani Winds - Photo by Chris Carroll

Imani Winds – Photo by Chris Carroll

Imani Winds performs at Music Mondays.
Monday, October 6 at 7:30 PM
Free
Advent Lutheran Church/ Broadway United Church of Christ, 2504 Broadway, New York, NY
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Tre Voci

Tre Voci (Kim Kashkashian, viola; Marina Piccinini, flute; Sivan Magen, harp) performs at (le) poison rouge.
Monday, October 6 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $15 advance, $20 day of show
Le Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker Street, New York, NY
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Honoring Marilyn Nonken: Nouveau Classical Project Benefit 2014

Marilyn Nonken

Marilyn Nonken

The Nouveau Classical Project will honor pianist Marilyn Nonken with the 2014 NCP Visionary Award at their Annual Benefit. This award recognizes innovative leaders whose work has made a significant impact on the new music community. In addition to being an incredible musician, Ms. Nonken is the Director of Piano Studies at New York University and recently wrote the book The Spectral Piano: From Liszt, Debussy and Scriabin to the Digital Age, published by Cambridge University Press.
Wednesday, October 8 at 6:30 PM
Tickets $150-$1080
The DiMenna Center for Classical Music, Benzaquen Hall, 450 W 37th St, New York, NY
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22
Sep

This week: concerts in New York (September 22 – September 28, 2014)

Da Capo Players: Shulamit Ran

Shulamit Ran

Shulamit Ran

Sharing the excitement of Shulamit Ran’s music on the occasion of her 65th anniversary year, Da Capo offers a wide range of her chamber works, from 1978 to the present, including her now classic Mirage (written for Da Capo’s 20th Anniversary in 1990).
Monday, September 22 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $20, $10 students/seniors
Merkin Concert Hall, 129 West 67th Street, New York, NY
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Todd Reynolds & My Darling Fury

Todd Reynolds and My Darling Fury meet at Rockwood Music Hall for a one time collaborative genre mashup. Both artists share a passion for technologically creating new colors using instruments from an older era. My Darling Fury is known and celebrated for both its songwriting and innovative instrumentals, and Todd Reynolds for his bending of an 18th century violin into 21st century submission Both projects will offer up solo sets and join each other for a first time romp together.
Sunday, September 22 at 11:30 PM
Free
Rockwood Music Hall, 196 Allen St, New York, NY
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Beyond Minimalism | Bargemusic

Featuring music by Andrew Shapiro, Peter Flint, Conrad Cummings, Stephen Dembski, and John Adams.
Wednesday, September 24 at 8:00 PM
Tickets $35, $30 seniors, $15 students
Bargemusic, Fulton Ferry Landing, Brooklyn, NY
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1
Sep

This week: concerts in New York (September 1 – September 7, 2014)

Karl Larson

Karl Larson

Karl Larson

Karl Larson (piano) returns to Spectrum with a program featuring works by David Lang, Scott Wollschleger, Beat Furrer, and Matt Evans.
Tuesday, September 2 at 8 PM
Tickets $15, $10 students/seniors
Spectrum, 121 Ludlow Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY
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Resonant Bodies Festival

Lucy Dhegrae

Lucy Dhegrae

Resonant Bodies Festival features experimental vocal music by a variety of composers over three exciting nights at JACK in Brooklyn.
Tuesday, September 2 to Thursday, September 4 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $15, $10 students, $35 festival pass
JACK, 505 1/2 Waverly Ave, Brooklyn, New York
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As One

As One is a new chamber opera—created by composer Laura Kaminsky, librettist Mark Campbell, and librettist/filmmaker Kimberly Reed—that relates the experiences and inner life of a transgender person moving toward self-realization.
Thursday, September 4 & Friday, September 6 at 7:30 PM; Saturday September 7 at 3 PM
Tickest $25
BAM Fisher, Fishman Space, 321 Ashland Pl, Brooklyn, NY
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