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Frick Concerts

The Frick Collection Concert Series

The Frick

http://www.frick.org/

1 East 70th Street @ Fifth Avenue

Museums aren’t just for visual art – they often host live musical performances as well, presenting everything from classical to contemporary repertoire.  The Frick, known for its distinguished Old Master paintings and outstanding examples of European sculpture and decorative arts ...

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Chamber Music Society of LC: Parisian Tableau at Alice Tully Hall

Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

http://www.chambermusicsociety.org/

1941 Broadway, New York, NY 10023

Photo Credit: Tristan Cook

This season’s final Grand Tour concert offers a tantalizing French music tasting menu of works that bridge France’s golden Baroque era with its flamboyant modern age. With flair, allure, and stunning virtuosity, this ...

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Mitsuko Uchida plays Mozart and Schumann at Carnegie Hall

Carnegie Hall - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

http://www.carnegiehall.org/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

A delicate Mozart sonata, romantic fire and divine repose from Schumann, and a new Jörg Widmann work commissioned by Carnegie Hall spotlight Mitsuko Uchida’s tremendous versatility. Mozart’s C-Major Sonata features the gentle “In an 18th-Century Drawing ...

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The New Yorkers
A Sociological Musical Satire

Cast & Credits

Book by Herbert Fields
Based on a Story by E. Ray Goetz and Peter Arno
Choreography by Chris Bailey
Featuring The Encores! Orchestra
Music Director Rob Berman
Directed by John Rando

Starring Cyrille Aimée, Clyde Alves, Todd Buonopane, Arnie Burton, Kevin Chamberlin, Mylinda Hull, Robyn Hurder, Byron Jennings, Eddie Korbich, Tam Mutu, Jeffrey Schecter, Scarlett Strallen, Tyler Lansing Weaks, and Ruth Williamson

With Matt Bauman, Sam Bolen, Christine DiGiallonardo, Brian Flores, Tessa Grady, Matthew Griffin, Curtis Holland, Evan Kasprzak, Marina Lazzaretto, Kathryn McCreary, Timothy McDevitt, Kristyn Pope, Mariah Reshea Reives, Lindsay Roberts, Brendan Stimson, Joseph Wiggan, and Cody Williams

Review: The Ridiculous Fun of ‘The New Yorkers’ at Encores!

By Christopher Caggiano, Contributing Writer, March 29, 2017 Every once in a while, it’s refreshing to just turn off your filter, forget everything you know about quality, and just let yourself bask in the fun. For me, this was especially true with The New Yorkers, the ...

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Review: ‘Che Malambo’ Seduces With Fiery Percussive Beats

By Mercedes Vizcaino, Contributing Writer, March 29, 2017 The tango isn’t the only captivating dance to emerge from Argentina—behold, “Malambo,” a type of dance with origins dating back to the 17th century. Competitive duels, danced solely by men, that challenged skills of agility, strength and ...

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The Lowdown on LOOT 2017 at MAD

By A. E. Colas, Contributing Writer, March 28, 2017 LOOT 2017 is a six day event at The Museum of Arts and Design showcasing a variety of one-of-a-kind artist jewelry. At this unique exhibition, the public can purchase items from over 50 artists working in a range of materials ...

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Review: Hell Hath No Fury Like a Diva Scorned in ...

By Miles Harter, Contributing Writer, March 28, 2017 In revenge-themed plays and movies, the virtuous central character has been unjustly wronged, seeks retaliation against the evildoer, and righteousness prevails. Diva: Live From Hell provides ingenious twists on this classic theme of good versus evil. The central character, ...

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Review: Paul Taylor Dance Company Ends Its Run On a ...

By Bethany Hopta, Contributing Writer, March 28, 2017 The concluding performance of the Paul Taylor Dance Company’s run at Lincoln Center delivered an energetic and joyful punch to its audience, and celebrated the artistry and choreography of Paul Taylor, one of America's groundbreaking modern dance choreographers. ...

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Review: 'Picnic' and 'Come Back, Little Sheba' Bring Inge Back ...

By Jil Picariello, Theater Editor, March 27, 2017 Several years back, I went to a screening of Splendor in the Grass, William Inge’s 1961 film for which he won an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. I remembered seeing the movie on TV when I was a ...

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Review: Hamburg Ballet Presents 'Old Friends' Using a Mix of ...

By Sheila Kogan, Contributing Writer, March 27, 2017 The internationally acclaimed Hamburg Ballet made their Joyce Theater debut this past week when they presented the New York premiere of Old Friends (An Evening of Ballets). I always enjoy attending performances at the Joyce where every seat has ...

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Review: 'Come From Away,’ A Celebration of Our Better Selves

By Christopher Caggiano, Contributing Writer, March 27, 2017 It’s not often that a Broadway musical transcends mere entertainment and provides an essential salve for the wounds of the country. The year 2016 was without question divisive, wrenching, and damaging to the American psyche. The new Broadway musical ...

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Ailey II Debuts With Both Old and New at the ...

By Bethany Hopta, Contributing Writer, March 27, 2017 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is nearing a six-decade milestone of presenting, and at the same time, revolutionizing modern dance as we know it today. Over the years the company has grown and in 1974 the Alvin Ailey Repertory Ensemble ...

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Art Break: Women and Art and 'The Movement of Herstory' ...

By A. E. Colas, Contributing Writer, March 27, 2017 This week’s Art Break has women artists in focus. From traditional textile techniques to unique expressions of political and emotional states, these masters of their mediums bring new perspectives to the world around them. ZEALnyc recommends our ...

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St. Louis Symphony presents John Adams’s ‘The Gospel According to the Other Mary’ at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage - Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/3/31/0730/PM/St-Louis-Symphony/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

John Adams’s critically acclaimed and mesmerizing new take on the Passion story, The Gospel According to the Other Mary, tells the story of Christ’s last days from the perspective of three people closely attached to him: Mary Magdalene, her sister ...

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Quatuor Ebène play Beethoven quartets at Zankel Hall

Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/

881 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Beethoven’s string quartets are road maps that chart his development as a composer. His String Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 18, No. 6, is a progressive work with an unforgettable final-movement dialogue between melancholy and jolly spirits. The “Serioso” ...

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Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin and Lambert Orkis, piano at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage - Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/Subscriptions/2016-2017-Season/Carnegie-Hall-Matinees/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

“She plays anything and everything with scalding beauty,” wrote The Washington Post of violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter. In this concert, Mutter performs a late Mozart sonata and a work by Sebastian Currier, a composer with whom she has worked closely over ...

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St. Luke’s Chamber Ensemble in ‘Bach and Telemann’s Coffeehouse’ at the Brooklyn Museum

Brooklyn Museum, Cantor Auditorium

https://www.oslmusic.org

200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238

We’re hosting Bach and Telemann’s Coffeehouse, with a program inspired by Café Zimmermann, the 18th-century gathering place of Leipzig’s leading composers and intellectuals. Our musicians bring this vibrant artistic scene to life through virtuosic chamber music by ...

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Gergiev conducts the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra in Ravel and Beethoven No. 3 (“Eroica”) at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage - Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/4/3/0800/PM/Munich-Philharmonic-Orchestra/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

In La valse, Ravel uses splashes of color and implacable rhythms to create a ghostly portrait of a vanished age. While La valse mesmerizes as a mysterious trope on a classic dance, Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G Major simply delights. High spirits ...

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St. Luke’s Chamber Ensemble in ‘Bach and Telemann’s Coffeehouse’

The Church of St. Luke in the Fields

https://www.oslmusic.org

487 Hudson Street New York, NY 10014

We’re hosting Bach and Telemann’s Coffeehouse, with a program inspired by Café Zimmermann, the 18th-century gathering place of Leipzig’s leading composers and intellectuals. Our musicians bring this vibrant artistic scene to life through virtuosic chamber music by ...

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Gergiev conducts the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra in Schubert No. 4 and Mahler No. 4 at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage - Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/4/5/0800/PM/Munich-Philharmonic-Orchestra/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Schubert anointed his Fourth Symphony “Tragic,” but this might be the affectation of a young Romantic, since the work owes much to the Classical symphonies of Haydn and Mozart—a fact also reflected in its Classical era–styled orchestration. There’s nothing ...

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San Francisco Symphony Plays Twentieth-Century Composers at Carnegie Hall

Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/

59th Street at Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

The San Francisco Symphony, which under the steady leadership of conductor Michael Tilson Thomas maintains its world-class status, comes to Carnegie Hall for four nights. They continue with works by three important twentieth-century composers. Cellist ...

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Tilson Thomas conducts the San Francisco Symphony in Shostakovich and Bartók at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage - Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/4/7/0800/PM/San-Francisco-Symphony/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Three visionary 20th-century composers approach classic forms—the ballet and concerto—in unique ways. Conceived as a ballet, The Seasons has some of Cage’s most subtly shaded and gently melodic music. The outer movements of Shostakovich’s Cello ...

Wind Variations

Chamber Music Society of LC: Wind Variations at Alice Tully Hall

Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

http://www.chambermusicsociety.org/

1941 Broadway, New York, NY 10023

Photo Credit: Tristan Cook

Variety is also the spice of musical life, and the distinctly personal voices of clarinets, flutes, and horns reveal the collective genius of these ever-popular wind composers. The sonic thrill of a wind instrument chamber ...

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Tilson Thomas conducts the San Francisco Symphony in Mahler No. 1 at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage - Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/4/8/0800/PM/San-Francisco-Symphony/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Michael Tilson Thomas is one of our era’s most critically acclaimed conductors of Mahler’s masterpieces, and this concert shows why. Mahler never lived to complete anything more than the opening Adagio of his Symphony No. 10, but the movement’s power and ...

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Sir Roger Norrington conducts the Orchestra of St. Luke’s in an all-Mozart program at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/4/20/0800/PM/Orchestra-of-St-Lukes/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Sir Roger Norrington (l.) / Benjamin Grosvenor (r.)

Known “to play virtually any score as if the musicians had all grown up with it under their pillows” (New York magazine), Orchestra of St. Luke’s captivates ...

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New York Philharmonic: Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2 at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

http://nyphil.org/

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

The Philharmonic and Jonathan Biss perform Beethoven’s dramatic Second Piano Concerto and Timo Andres’s new piano concerto that is part of a project creating new concertos with each of Beethoven’s five. The Blind Banister is “a captivating work … ...

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New York Philharmonic: Saturday Matinee: Berlioz & Elgar at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

http://nyphil.org/

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Celebrate this Saturday afternoon with the Philharmonic, as musicians from the Orchestra play chamber music and chat with you in a lively Q & A. In between, Courtney Lewis conducts selections from Berlioz’s ardent Romeo and Juliet, which exudes Romantic passion by this master of ...

The Cellists of Lincoln Center

Chamber Music Society of LC: The Cellists of Lincoln Center at Alice Tully Hall

Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

http://www.chambermusicsociety.org/

1941 Broadway, New York, NY 10023

Photo Credit: Karli Cadel

Lincoln Center is home to the world’s finest musicians, and this ensemble of cellists from CMS, The Juilliard School, the Metropolitan Opera, and the New York Philharmonic knows no equal. Having stormed the CMS stage three ...

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New York Philharmonic Ensembles play Persichetti, Busch and Brahms at Merkin Concert Hall

Merkin Concert Hall

http://www.kaufmanmusiccenter.org/

129 West 67th Street, New York, NY 10023

An Ensembles concert provides an intimate connection between musician and audience. Hear the individual talents that make up the orchestra. Experience the passion and personality of the performers. And see how a small setting can make for a huge musical event. —kaufmanmusiccenter

The St. Lawrence String Quartet

Chamber Music Society of LC: The St. Lawrence String Quartet at Alice Tully Hall

Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

http://www.chambermusicsociety.org/

1941 Broadway, New York, NY 10023

Photo Credit: Leonardo Mascaro

The St. Lawrence String Quartet’s contagious enthusiasm makes it one of the most treasured ensembles of our day. CMS welcomes the SLSQ back to its stage with a program spanning the repertoire from a quintessential ...

Natalie Dessay

Soprano Natalie Dessay sings Schubert and Liszt with Philippe Cassard, piano at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/4/26/0800/PM/Natalie-Dessay-Philippe-Cassard/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

The Huffington Post said, “Natalie Dessay’s musicianship is sublime,” and called a recent recital with pianist Philippe Cassard “a profound blending of poetry and music that was exceedingly gorgeous, transcendent, and unforgettable.” The ...

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New York Philharmonic: Beethoven and Also sprach Zarathustra & Elgar at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

http://nyphil.org/

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

The New York Philharmonic performs Strauss’s iconic Also sprach Zarathustra, immortalized in popular culture in the majestic fanfare that hails a primeval sunrise in Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey. For lovers of the music of today, Esa-Pekka ...

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Piano Duo: Leif Ove Andsnes and Marc-André Hamelin at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

When a great pianist takes the Carnegie Hall stage, it’s a high-voltage experience. When it’s two of the world’s best, the electricity can light up a city. The New York Times called Leif Ove Andsnes “a pianist of magisterial elegance, power, and ...

Joyce DiDonato

Joyce DiDonato sings ‘Ariodante’ with The English Concert at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage - Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/Subscriptions/2016-2017-Season/Weekends-at-Carnegie-Hall/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato is first among equals in a spectacular cast when she sings the title role of Ariodante in this season’s installment of Carnegie Hall’s critically acclaimed cycle of Handel’s operas in concert. A brilliantly melodic work, the opera ...

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New York Philharmonic: Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 (Ode to Joy) at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

http://nyphil.org/

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Alan Gilbert conducts Beethoven’s grand Ninth Symphony, with its iconic finale, Ode to Joy. This symphonic celebration of universal brotherhood transports us from anguish to joy, conflict to harmony. It’s perfectly paired with Schoenberg’s powerful A Survivor from Warsaw, ...

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Yefim Bronfman plays Bartók, Debussy, and Stravinsky at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Yefim Bronfman performs a richly varied program of music from a Romantic-era genius and groundbreaking 20th-century masters Bartók, Debussy, and Stravinsky. Schumann told Clara Wieck that he had been “composing and laughing and crying, all at the same time” when ...

Great Piano Trios

Chamber Music Society of LC: Great Piano Trios at Alice Tully Hall

Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

http://www.chambermusicsociety.org/

1941 Broadway, New York, NY 10023

Photo Credit: Scott Meivogel

One of chamber music’s most intimate ensembles performs works that carry the emotional impact of grand symphonies. Mozart, who brought the piano trio out of the home and into the concert hall, opens the program with a ...

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Nézet-Séguin conducts The Philadelphia Orchestra in Bernstein No. 1 and Schumann No. 2 at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage - Carnegie Hall

http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2017/5/9/0800/PM/The-Philadelphia-Orchestra/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

Now in his fifth season as music director, Yannick Nézet-Séguin is leading the legendary Philadelphia Orchestra into a new golden era. The Financial Times has called him “the most compelling, most accomplished conductor of his generation,” and The ...

Return to Mozart

Chamber Music Society of LC: Return to Mozart at Alice Tully Hall

Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

http://www.chambermusicsociety.org/

1941 Broadway, New York, NY 10023

Photo Credit: Tristan Cook

Throughout history, people at life’s critical junctures have turned to the music of Mozart for sustenance and tranquility. This riveting listening experience mirrors life itself – the turbulence of Shostakovich and ...

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New York Philharmonic: The Film ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

http://nyphil.org/

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Breakfast at Tiffany’s becomes even classier when the New York Philharmonic performs Henry Mancini’s Oscar®-winning score — “Moon River” and all — live while the complete, classic New York film is projected on a giant screen. Experience this timeless romantic comedy, ...

The Apostles

Elgar’s rarely-heard oratorio ‘The Apostles’ presented by the American Symphony Orchestra at Carnegie Hall

Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall

http://americansymphony.org/

57th Street and Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019

England’s greatest composer after Purcell wrote a magnificent but rarely-heard setting of the New Testament. Elgar’s The Apostles follows the story of the Twelve through the Resurrection. On a par with his previous choral work, The Dream of ...

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New York Philharmonic: The Film ‘E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial’ at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

http://nyphil.org/

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Experience E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial as never before when the New York Philharmonic performs John Williams’s exhilarating, soaring score live while the complete film — called one of the greatest, most heart-pounding, and most inspiring movies ever made — is projected on a giant ...

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New York Philharmonic: Kavakos Plays Brahms at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

http://nyphil.org

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Leonidas Kavakos performs Brahms’s formidable — and popular — Violin Concerto, with its perfect melding of bravura passages, serene melodies, and spicy Gypsy folk rhythms. Plus New York Premieres of Esa-Pekka Salonen’s magical Wing on Wing (“the ...

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New York Philharmonic: Saturday Matinee: Kavakos Plays Brahms at David Geffen Hall

David Geffen Hall

http://nyphil.org/

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023

Your perfect Saturday afternoon: hear Philharmonic musicians up close as they play chamber music, and then the Orchestra, joined by Leonidas Kavakos, in Brahms’s formidable Violin Concerto, with the perfect melding of bravura passages, serene melodies, and spicy ...

America!

Chamber Music Society of LC: America! at Alice Tully Hall

Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

http://www.chambermusicsociety.org/

1941 Broadway, New York, NY 10023

Photo Credit: Lisa-Marie Mazzucco

Had Mendelssohn made it to America on his Grand Tour, he surely would have relished the openness and optimism that energizes this country like no other. This season’s concluding program pays tribute to that spirit ...