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MUSIC LISTINGS:

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The New York Virtuoso Singers Announces 2014-2015
Concert Season at Manhattan’s Merkin Hall
Through April 25, 2015


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Orchestra of St. Luke’s 40th Anniversary Season
Through May 10, 2015


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Early Music Fortieth Anniversary Season
Through May 2, 2015

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The Collegiate Chorale
Presents its 2014-15 Season
Through May 7, 2015


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Chamber Orchestra of New York Announces
2014-2015 Concert Season at
Manhattan’s Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
Through May 14, 2015

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The Cecilia Chorus of New York, Mark Shapiro, Music Director
Announces 2014-2015 Concert Season
Carnegie Hall
Through May 2, 2015

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C4: The Choral Composer/Conductor Collective Announces
2014-2015 Season Concerts
Through June 4, 2015

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Parthenia, a Consort of Viols, Announces
2014-2015 Concert Season “The Art of Persuasion”
Through May 2, 2014

 


 

Astana Opera from Kazakhstan
Monday October 27 at 8 PM
Carnegie Hall, Isaac Stern Auditorium

From the Astana Opera House, the largest new state-of-the-art theater in Central Asia, comes the New York debut of the Astana Opera Company, Astana Opera Symphony Orchestra conducted by Abzal Mukhitdinov, the Chamber Choir, and principal singers and soloists. The program has been specially selected to include *Kazakh folk songs; *arias by famous Kazakh composers including Zhubanov-Khamidi, Rakhmadiev, and Mukhamedjanov; *excerpts from the operas of Verdi, Rossini, Offenbach, Borodin, and Bernstein; *and a performance of Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto featuring brilliant young violinist Erzhan Kulibaev.

Tickets: $10 to $65
Reservations at CarnegieCharge 212.247.7800 or www.carnegiehall.org or at the
Carnegie Hall box office

Carnegie Hall | 57th Street & 7th Avenue


GOTHAM CHAMBER OPERA Presents
Alexandre bis & Comedy on the Bridge
Opening Night Gala Tuesday at 7:30pm
Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30pm.
October 14-18, 2014
Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College

Gotham Chamber Opera, in collaboration with the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College, presents a double bill of Alexandre bis & Comedy on the Bridge, both by Bohuslav Martinu, from October 14 - 18, 2014 at Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College, 524 West 59th Street, NYC.

Alexandre bis & Comedy on the Bridge features music by Bohuslav Martinu with Neal Goren, conductor; James Marvel, stage director; Cameron Anderson, set designer; Fabio Toblini, costume designer; and Clifton Taylor, lighting designer.

A bridge to nowhere. A singing painting. An intermittent beard. Take a dip into the 20th-century absurd as Gotham Chamber Opera begins its 13th season with a double-bill of short comic operas by Czech composer Bohuslav Martinu. Alexandre bis (Alexander twice) is a surrealist comedy about a man who decides to test his wife's fidelity by shaving off his beard and posing as his own cousin from San Francisco. She recognizes him but falls in love anyway. Martinu's answer to Mozart's Così fan tutte observes the conventions of comic opera while tweaking them, thus proving that a composer, if not a husband, can have it both ways. Comedy on the Bridge tells the story of two rival principalities separated by a river. A woman returning from one side gets caught in the middle by a bureaucratic snafu; soon she's joined in this absurdist limbo by a letch, a fiancé, a vengeful wife, and a schoolmaster with a riddle. Everyone has a secret, but no one has a clue - except the composer, who gets them all happily sorted by the end. Featuring Jenna Siladie, Abigail Fischer, Cassandra Zoé Velasco, Jason Slayden, Jarrett Ott, Joseph Beutel.

Tickets are $30-$175 and are available online at www.ticketcentral.com, by phone at (212) 279-4200, or in person at 416 W. 42nd Street (between 9th and 10th Avenues) in the lobby of Playwrights Horizons.

For more information, visit www.gothamchamberopera.org.


Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College | 524 West 59th Street, NYC


HEADLINE: The Theater at St. John’s Presents
Quasimango, The Lunchbox of Notre Dame
The Hot New One-Man, Ten-Mango Musical
July 10, 17, 24, 31
August 7, 14, 21, 28
7 PM
It’s Smoothies For Us All!
The Theater at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church


Fresh off successful runs at Dixon Place and Manhattan International Theatre Festival, Bob Katz, “The Folk Punk Woody Allen”, and his rascally mangos present “Quasimango, the Lunchbox of Notre Dame”, a one-man, ten-mango musical, in which our hero, a deformed mango, strives to win the affection of Notre Dame Fighting Irish cheerleader Esmeralda Kelly. As Esmeralda is traded to the never-winning Columbia University Lions, Quasi follows her from South Bend, Indiana to the North Pole to a cataclysmic climax at Columbia’s football stadium. Sung and narrated by a single performer who assumes more than ten roles – nine of them mangos – this combination of folk, blues, rock, and rap tells a story like no other. Refreshments will be served! Party with the mangos!

INFO for listing
Tickets: $10 suggested donation to the Church
To Reserve Tickets: Bobcatzy@Verizon.net


The Theater at St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church | 81 Christopher Street
Between 7th Ave and Bleeker Street
New York, N.Y. 10014
Video Trailer: https://vimeo.com/85861576


Richard Tucker Music Foundation
Presents Tucker Award-Winning Singers in Free Concert on Third Annual “Richard Tucker Day”
August 28. 7PM.
New York Society For Ethical Culture

The Richard Tucker Music Foundation celebrates the third annual “Richard Tucker Day” on August 28 in New York City. Events throughout the day and throughout the city culminate in a free concert at the New York Society for Ethical Culture in Manhattan, featuring recent winners of the Richard Tucker Award and Richard Tucker Study Grant. This concert continues the foundation’s long-standing tradition of bringing world-class opera to the public in free performances across New York’s five boroughs. Richard Tucker Award-winners Stephen Costello, Ailyn Pérez and Isabel Leonard highlight the evening’s line-up, which also includes Metropolitan Opera stars Anthony Roth Costanzo and Erin Morley, as well as other outstanding young singers who have recently been recognized by the foundation.

INFO for listing
Tickets: Free and open to the public
Call 212-757-2218 or visit www.richardtucker.org for further information.

New York Society For Ethical Culture. | 2 West 64th Street.
At Central Park West
New York, NY 10023


 

Coming Soon

 


EARLY MUSIC NEW YORK
FREDERICK RENZ - DIRECTOR
November 22, 2014 - May 2, 2015

Concert Listing (Full Season):
Organization: EARLY MUSIC NEW YORK
Director: FREDERICK RENZ
Event: 2014-2015 NYC Subscription Season

Program #1: CATHEDRAL FLOURISHES German High Baroque
Location: Great Choir of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Amsterdam Ave .at 112th St., NYC
Date: Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 7:30 PM (St. Cecilia Day)

Program #2: DUTCH CHRISTMAS Age of Rembrandt
Location: St. James Chapel of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Amsterdam Ave. at 112th St., NYC
Dates: Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 7:30 PM
Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Thursday, December 25, 2014 at 2:00 PM & 7:30 PM (Christmas Day)

Program #3: AGE OF REASON 18th-Century Enlightenment
Location: First Church of Christ, Scientist, Central Park West at 68th St., NYC
Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 7:30 PM

Program #4: HARMONIE UNIVERSELLE National Styles Unfurled
Location: First Church of Christ, Scientist, Central Park West at 68th St., NYC
Date: Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 7:30 PM

Tickets: $30.00 w/full subscription, $35.00 w/partial subscription,
$40.00 reserved, ($50 single matinee Dec. 25 at 2 PM only),
$20.00 student (w/valid ID, available at door, day of)

Ticket Info: 1) Phone: (212) 280-0330,
2) On-line: www.EarlyMusicNY.org ,
3) At the door, ½-hour before the performance.
Group discounts available by telephone. All major credit cards accepted.


Various Venues


 

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