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MUSIC LISTINGS:

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Gotham Chamber Opera - 2015/2016 Season
Fall 2015-Summer 2016
Through February 2016
Apollo Theater & More

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Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts

2015-16 Season features a host of
Grammy Award winners
Through May 1, 2016


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Orchestra of St. Luke’s Announces 2015/2016 Season
Through May 20, 2016

Click here for: The Collegiate Chorale Embraces New Name - MasterVoices
And Unveils 2015-2016 Season October 15, 2015 - June 2016
New York City Center & Carnegie Hall

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The Canticum Novum Singers Announces
2015-2016 Season Performances

Through Saturday, June 4, 2016

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The New York Virtuoso Singers Announces
2015-2016 New York City Concert Season
Through Saturday, June 4, 2016 for:

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Parthenia Viol Consort
Announces 2015-2016 Concert Season
Through May 7, 2016

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C4: The Choral Composer/Conductor Collective Announces
2015-2016 Season Concerts
Through June 11, 2016

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The Cecilia Chorus of New York, Mark Shapiro, Music Director,
Announces 2015-2016 Concert Season at Carnegie Hall
Through May 6, 2016


 


Chamber Orchestra of New York Presents
Bach, Rossini & Schubert’s 5th
February 11 @ 7:30PM
Manhattan’s Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall

The Chamber Orchestra of New York, Salvatore Di Vittorio, Music
Director, will present Bach, Rossini & Schubert’s 5th, a concert on
Thursday, February 11 – 7:30 PM at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall,
57th Street at Seventh Avenue in Manhattan. Violin soloist will be Irene
Abrigo, Chamber Orchestra of New York’s Respighi Prize 2015 winner.

CONY will perform Rossini’s La Scala di Seta Overture, J.S. Bach’s Air,
from Orchestral Suite No. 3, the New York Premiere of Dirk Brossé’s
violin concerto Black, White and In Between with soloist Irene Abrigo,
Vaughan Williams’ Burley Heath (U.S. Premiere) and Schubert’s Symphony
No. 5.

Tickets are $40 orchestra and $30 balcony and can be purchased online at
http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2016/2/11/0730/PM/Chamber-Orchestra-of-New-York/,
by calling CarnegieCharge at 212-247-7800 or by visiting the Carnegie
box office at 57th Street and 7th Avenue.

More about the concert at
http://chamberorchestraofnewyork.org/bachrossinischubert/.

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall | 57th Street at Seventh Avenue in Manhattan
http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2016/2/11/0730/PM/Chamber-Orchestra-of-New-York/


 

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts 2015-16 Jazz Series
October 24, 2015 - April 1, 2016
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College is pleased to announce its 2015-16 jazz series, celebrating a truly American musical genre with an array of world-class artists that represent both classics from the past and today's more innovative and ever-changing sounds. This year's lineup includes a tribute to Sinatra by celebrated entertainer Michael Feinstein; an intimate acoustic evening with two-time Grammy winner Robert Glasper and his trio; a throwback to Latin Soul and Boogaloo hosted by Felix Hernandez and featuring Joe Bataan, an exploration of Southern folk music with violin virtuoso Regina Carter, and a celebration of the great Nat King Cole by Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli. All of these incredible musicians reflect the artistic excellence and cultural diversity to which Brooklyn Center is dedicated. Tickets to Brooklyn Center's jazz series range from $25-$65 and can be purchased at BrooklynCenter.org or by calling the box office at 718-951-4500 (Tue-Sat, 1pm-6pm).

Tickets $25-$65. For more information or advance purchase visit www.brooklyncenter.org.

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts | 2900 Campus Road
Brooklyn, NY 11210



Brooklyn Center’s 2015-16 Season Family Performances
November 14, 2015 at 2pm through May 15, 2016 at 2pm.
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College continues to bring quality, affordable, and family-friendly performing arts programming to the culturally diverse communities of Brooklyn throughout its 2015-16 Season.

Brooklyn Center’s 2015-16 family programming brings in performances that span over a wide range of genres and cultures, including an awe-inspiring concert by Black Violin, an annual holiday favorite The Colonial Nutcracker, a stepping rhythmic dance show Step Afrika!, a Lunar New Year Celebration by Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company, the Golden Dragon Acrobats, Clifford the Big Red Dog™ – LIVE! based on the hit PBS Kids series, and Alexander Who’s Not Not Not Not Not Not Going to Move. Clifford the Big Red Dog™ – LIVE! will be the centerpiece of Brooklyn Center’s ninth annual National Grid Earth Day Celebration.

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts |2900 Campus Road
Brooklyn, NY 11210


Brooklyn Center's 2015-16 Season Music Series
Begins October 24th. 8PM.
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College is pleased to announce its 2015-16 music series. This year's lineup includes 61st Season opener Michael Feinstein, a children's favorite Black Violin, a reimagining of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by Art of Time Ensemble, a holiday concert by Vienna Boys Choir, Robert Glasper Trio, a jazz violin virtuoso Regina Carter, and a tribute to Nat King Cole featuring Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli. These musical events reflect the artistic excellence and cultural diversity to which Brooklyn Center is dedicated.

Tickets to Brooklyn Center's music series range from $18-$65 and can be purchased at BrooklynCenter.org or by calling the box office at 718-951-4500 (Tue-Sat, 1pm-6pm).

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts' 2015-16 music series includes:

. Michael Feinstein: The Gershwins and Me

. Black Violin

. Art of Time Ensemble - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

. The Vienna Boys Choir - Christmas In Vienna

. Robert Glasper Trio

. Darlene Love

. Regina Carter's Southern Comfort

. Straighten Up & Fly Right: The Nat King Cole Tribute featuring Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts | 2900 Campus Road
Brooklyn, NY 11210



Live Jazz at The Rose Club
Every Wednesday Night
9:00 PM - 11:30 PM
The Plaza

Every Wednesday night, we invite you to visit The Rose Club at The Plaza and enjoy live jazz music. Beginning at 9 PM, the one and only Kat Gang performs and woos the audience with her smooth sounds.

The Rose Club, embodying the grandeur of The Plaza with a splash of contemporary style and spirit, overlooks the stunning new Fifth Avenue lobby. While at The Rose Club, enjoy an array of signature cocktails and a select epicurean menu to satisfy the tastes of those wishing to indulge in lighter gourmet fare. The stylishly elegant ambiance of The Rose Club at The Plaza embraces the past, present and future of this legendary hotel and will be a treasured setting for the making of new Plaza memories.

For more information please visit:
http://www.theplazany.com/dining/roseclub/

The Plaza | Fifth Avenue at Central Park South

 


Michael Persall - Pianos Residency Week 2
Wednesday February 10th
Pianos

Singer-Songwriter Michael Persall's residency at Lower East Side staple Pianos brings the 22-year-old's mix of Pop and Soul to the stage every Wednesday in February at 10pm. Accompanied by his band, Christian Nourijanian (keys), Goh Izawa (drums), Doug Berns (bass), and Tim Basom (electric guitar), Michael recently played his 400th gig of 2015 at Rockwood Music Hall's Stage 2 as part of his resolution for the year to perform at least 400 times in New York City. He completed and exceed his goal for the year and released an EP in November titled "400." Michael is now preparing to release the first single from his next project in February, 2016.

Tickets $8

For More info or advance purchase

Pianos | 158 Ludlow St.


 

Parthenia Viol Consort Performs Through the Labyrinth Concert
Saturday, February 6 at 7:30 PM
The Church in the Gardens, 50 Ascan Avenue, Forest Hills, Queens

Parthenia, New York’s premiere viol consort, will perform
Through the Labyrinth, a concert on Saturday, February 6 at 7:30 PM at
The Church in the Gardens, 50 Ascan Avenue, Forest Hills, Queens. This
is the second event of their 2015-16 concert series, and is presented by
Musica Reginae Productions.

Parthenia will perform five centuries of consorts for four viols,
featuring early music composers William Byrd, Anthony Holborne, Nicholas
Patterson, Tobias Hume, Henry Purcell and others, alongside contemporary
composers Frances White, Will Ayton, David Fetherolf, Haley Kallenberg
and Richard Einhorn. More about the program at
http://parthenia.org/season/?event=labyrinth.

Tickets purchased at the door or over the phone are $20 and $15, with
children under 12 admitted free. Online tickets are $22 and $17,
available at https://musicareginae.org/current_season.php.

For more concert information, call 718-894-2178 or visit
http://gemsny.org/parthenia20152016.html.

The Church in the Gardens | 50 Ascan Avenue, Forest Hills, Queens
URL: http://www.parthenia.org



THE KITCHEN PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF
QUICKSAND, AN OPERA-NOVEL BY ROBERT ASHLEY WITH CHOREOGRAPHY BY STEVE PAXTON
January 28, 29, 30 and February 4, 5, 6, 2016 at 7 p.m.
The Kitchen

“When the 21st century glances back to see where the future of opera came from, Ashley, like Monteverdi before him, is going to look like a radical new beginning.” — Kyle Gann

Music and Libretto by Robert Ashley
Orchestra composed by Tom Hamilton
Choreographed by Steve Paxton
Light Design by David Moodey
Performed by Steve Paxton, Maura Gahan and Jurij Konjar Sound design and live mix by Tom Hamilton

The Kitchen is pleased to present the world premiere of Quicksand, an opera-novel for music, dance, and light, composed from a novel of the same name by the late Robert Ashley. Quicksand features a narrative entirely sung by Ashley, movement by legendary choreographer Steve Paxton, a light environment by David Moodey, and an electronic orchestra by Tom Hamilton. Performers include Steve Paxton, Maura Gahan, and Jurij Konjar.

Tickets: $20 ($16 students, seniors) thekitchen.org; 212.255.5793 x11

The Kitchen | 512 West 19th Street, NYC

 


 

ShapeShifter+ Presents
NY Japanese Women Jazz Composers' Valentine's Day Concert
Sunday, February 14, 2016 4:00PM- 7:00PM (Doors open at 3:30PM)
ShapeShifter Lab

Enjoy the magnificent combination of modern jazz, fine Japanese sake, and Valentine’s Day-themed treats!

The concert will feature five award winning NY-based female Japanese jazz composers: Miho Hazama, Asuka Kakitani, Migiwa Miyajima, Meg Okura, and Noriko Ueda. The 17-piece Sakura Jazz Orchestra, comprised of some of New York's most established modern big band musicians, will be conducted by several of composers while others will play in the ensemble.

TICKETS: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2479262
Student $10, Regular $15 door/ $13 advance, “DUO” $50 (premium seats for 2 & gifts), “VIP” $100 (premium seat for 1 & gifts)

https://www.facebook.com/events/900743959972885/

ShapeShifter Lab | 18 Whitwell Pl, Brooklyn, NY 11215 (http://www.shapeshifterlab.com/) 646-820-9452


SCHIMMEL CENTER PRESENTS
THE BACON BROTHERS IN CONCERT
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6 AT 7:30PM
SCHIMMEL CENTER AT PACE UNIVERSITY

On Saturday, February 6th at 7:30pm, Schimmel Center at Pace University will present an evening with The Bacon Brothers featuring Kevin Bacon on vocals, guitar, harmonica and percussion and Michael Bacon on vocals, guitar and cello.

The Bacon Brothers are anything but a typical rock band. Brothers Michael and Kevin Bacon, each accomplished in their own right, play gritty rock that is unapologetically unique and authentic. Their style can best be described by their first album title, Forosoco, a word describing the blend of folk, rock, soul and country influences. Now, nearly 20 years later, The Bacon Brothers continue to impress audiences and critics with their soulful sound and their latest offering of Americana 36 cents.

Ticket prices for THE BACON BROTHERS at Schimmel Center at Pace University are $65| $49|$39. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit http://schimmelcenter.org or call toll-free (866) 811-4111.

Schimmel Center at Pace University | 3 Spruce Street
Between Park Row and Gold Street in downtown Manhattan.





 

Coming Soon!

 


Felix Hernandez’
Rhythm Revue Added to Brooklyn Center’s 2015/16 Season
Saturday April 9th, 2016. 8pm.
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College is pleased to announce the addition of renowned DJ/producer Felix Hernandez to its 2015-16 season, who will host one of his legendary Rhythm Review events at Brooklyn Center on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 8pm. Rhythm Revue: A Latin Soul Celebration is the latest event added to Brooklyn Center’s lineup, which also includes season opener Michael Feinstein, a holiday concert by Vienna Boys Choir, jazz violin virtuoso Regina Carter, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Darlene Love, and a tribute to Nat King Cole featuring Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at BrooklynCenter.org or by calling the Brooklyn Center box office at 718-951-4500.

Presented as a concert of live music and DJ’ing, not in Hernandez’s traditional dance party format, Rhythm Revue: A Latin Soul Celebration will feature the “King of Latin Soul,” Joe Bataan, in an evening that celebrates the musical genre known as Latin Soul and Boogaloo. Originating in Spanish Harlem in the 1960s, this fusion of mambo and Latin jazz with African American R&B, soul, and doo-wop resulted in a highly danceable and distinctly urban form of music that reflects the amazing multicultural fabric of New York City.

Tickets $25. For more information or advance purchase visit www.brooklyncenter.org.

Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts | 2900 Campus Road
Brooklyn, NY 11210

 


 

SSO to Mark Anniversaries in Performance at the UN General Assembly
Saturday April 2nd, 2016 @ 8PM.
United Nations

In one of the largest concerts ever held at the General Assembly of the United Nations, August 28 will see Maestro Long Yu assemble his Shanghai Symphony Orchestra to represent China in a musical celebration to mark 70 years since both the ending of World War Two and the establishment of the UN itself. All of the chief Allied WW2 powers will be represented in the concert, which also will include America's MasterVoices choir (formerly the Collegiate Chorale, the choir which performed at the official opening of the UN building), Russian-born violinist Maxim Vengerov (playing Schindler's List), 12-year-old Chinese piano prodigy Sirena Wang, and singers Ying Huang (China), Sarah Fox (UK), Aurhelia Varak (France), Vadim Gan (Russia), David Blalock (USA) and Christopher Magiera (USA). The concert is part of a tour of the Americas by the orchestra, and will also take in two venues in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Aug 30, 31), and one in Buenos Aires, Argentina (Sept 2).

United Nations | NYC 10017



 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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