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 "Introspection: Elgar, Mozart and Mendelssohn"
 
Works by Edward Elgar, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Felix Mendelssohn
 
Venue: ( All Saints Church)
All Saints Church
Producer: ( Park Avenue Chamber Symphony, Inc.)
Park Avenue Chamber Symphony, Inc.
City: NY

Additional Notes:
The orchestra will perform Mozart's Flute Concerto No. 1, Elgar's Cello Concerto (Inbal Segev, Cello) and Mendelssohn's 3rd (Scottish) Symphony

 Alive! 55+ and Kickin'
 
ALIVE! is a celebration of a generation in song, featuring a full company of performers age 55 and over who prove that we can live and thrive at any age.
 
Venue: ( Oberia Dempsey Center)
Oberia Dempsey Center
Producer: ( Mama Foundation for the Arts)
Mama Foundation for the Arts
City: New York

Additional Notes:


Featured on CBS 60 Minutes in 2015, ALIVE! is about healing and the transformative power of story and song. The cast is comprised of everyday people ages 55 and over, from all walks of life. ALIVE! features a unique blend of gospel, jazz, R&B and pop music – songs that served as a soundtrack for this generation. Through the music and through authentic stories and testimonies, ALIVE! tells how it used to be, and how life could be going forward. Proving that its never too late to live a dream, this cast is ALIVE! . . . and kickin.

 An Evening with New Chamber Ballet
 
New ballets to live music in an informal setting
 
Venue: ( City Center Studio 5)
City Center Studio 5
Producer: ( New Chamber Ballet)
New Chamber Ballet
City: New York

Additional Notes:

New Chamber Ballet's 2015/16 season continues with a program of five ballets by Miro Magloire with live music on violin and piano:

 

The premiere of the full version of Gravity to music by Austrian composer Friedrich Cerha, who turns 90 this month.

 

The premiere of a new ballet to Maurice Ravel's Second Violin Sonata.

 

The revival of Quartet, a dramatic solo set to Arnold Schoenberg's Six Little Piano Pieces.

 

The revival of Two Friends, an exuberant trio to Claude Debussy's violin sonata.

 

Voicelessness, a chilling duet set to music by Beat Furrer.

 

Performers include Sarah Atkins, Elizabeth Brown, Traci Finch, Amber Neff, and Shoshana Rosenfield. The music will be played live by Doori Na (violin) and Melody Fader (piano).

 

It's heartening to see work so focused on the meeting of dance and music. -Alastair Macaulay, The New York Times

 

Miro Magloire's new ballet to music by Ravel was commissioned by Leslie and Richard Curtis.


 Fauré's Requiem: The Lenten Concert
 
On the Friday before Holy Week, join the FAPC Chamber Choir and Orchestra for a special presentation of Gabriel Faurés beloved setting of the Requiem mass.
 
Venue: ( Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church)
Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church
Producer: ( Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church)
Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Composed between 1887 and 1890, Faurés Requiem has been popular since its premiere and is now one of the most famous choral pieces in the repertoire. Filled with gorgeous melodies and evocative impressionist harmonies, each movement is an enduring testament to Faurés personal view of death as a happy deliverance, an aspiration toward happiness above, rather than a painful experience.The evening's program includes several other works, including Herbert Howells haunting masterpiece, Take him, earth, for cherishing, composed for a memorial service honoring President John F. Kennedy.The FAPC Chamber Choir and Orchestra are directed by Dr. Ryan Jackson, William S. Perper Director of Music and Fine Arts Ministries. This concert is presented by The Arts and Our Faith Committee.

 JS Bach Mass in B Minor
 
Widely hailed as one of the greatest compositions in musical history.
 
Venue: ( Church of the Heavenly Rest)
Church of the Heavenly Rest
Producer: ( Canterbury Choral Society)
Canterbury Choral Society
City: NYC

Additional Notes:
A magnificent four-part mass with full orchestra, marked by grandeur and complexity, this performance marks the sixth time this great work has been performed by the Canterbury Choral Society, and the first time under the baton of Conductor Jonathan De Vries.

 Misha Quint, Cello
 

 
Venue: ( The Palm Beaches Theatre)
The Palm Beaches Theatre
Producer: ( Palm Beaches Theatre)
Palm Beaches Theatre
City: Manalapan

Additional Notes:
Russian-born cellist Misha Quint, 2009 first prize winner of the CRS National competition, captivates his audiences with his lyricism, passion and dazzling technique. Described by The Philadelphia Inquirer as a “master of probing sentiment”, his repertoire ranges from Bach to premieres of the most outstanding composers of today including Sophie Goubadalina, Robert Sirota, Steven Gerber, Nathan Davis, and Alfred Schnitke. Quint is Founder and Music Director of the InterHarmony International Music Festivals and the Sulzbach-Rosenberg International Music Festival in the USA and Europe. Misha Quint opened the InterHarmony Concert Series in 2012 at Carnegie Hall. As a special guest artist, Misha Quint was broadcast on a live television performance of the Unaccompanied Bach Suite No.5, in WQXRs “In the Listening Room” and live recitals on WGBH (Boston), WMNB (NJ), WNYC (NY).A graduate of the Leningrad Special School for the Gifted and the Leningrad Conservatory, Misha Quint made his orchestral debut at the age of 13 after winning first prize at the Boccherini Competition in St. Petersburg (then Leningrad). He gained international recognition after capturing top prizes in the International Competition in Prague and the Russian National Competition. Quint immigrated to the US and made his critically acclaimed New York recital debut at the 92nd Street Y and his orchestral debut in Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center. He has given numerous solo recitals and master classes in the leading halls of England, Germany, Switzerland, Ireland Russia, Latvia, Georgia, Belorussia, and the US.Misha Quint has appeared with such celebrated orchestras as the Orquestra Sinfônica do Teatro Nacional do Brasilia, Metropolitan Symphony, the New York Chamber Orchestra, National Irish Symphony, New York Chamber Symphony and the London Soloists Chamber Orchestra at Queen Elizabeth Hall, Moscow State Symphony Orchestra, Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, Leningrad State Orchestra, Orchestra of Classical and Contemporary Music as well as with the Symphony Orchestras of Latvia and Georgia. He has worked with an equally illustrious group of conductors including Maxim Shostakovich, Paul Lustig Dunkel, Colman Pierce, Sidney Harth, Ravil Martinov, Camilla Kolchinsky, Yakov Bergman, and most recently Ira Levin in Brasilia.Misha Quint is strongly committed to teaching and is on the faculty of Mannes School of Music in New York. His prestigious InterHarmony music festival boasts an outstanding faculty of established soloists and teachers and inhabit two locations in Europe; Arcidosso, Tuscany, Italy and Sulzbach-Rosenberg, Germany. He has been on the faculty of the International Institute of Music in Marktoberdorf, Germany, and was the music director and founder of the Soesterberg International Music Festival in Holland, the International Cello Festivalin Blonay and Interharmony Music Festival in Geneva, Switzerland.

 Piano Fest
 
Concert
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
City: New York

Additional Notes:
Performed by the Phoenix Chamber Ensemble. Also featured is a world premiere by Inessa Zaretsky, co-artistic director of the ensemble.

This concert is made possible by the Blavatnik Family Foundation.

 Spirit
 
A Concert for the Ages
 
Venue: ( Oberia Dempsey Center)
Oberia Dempsey Center
Producer: ( Mama Foundation for the Arts)
Mama Foundation for the Arts
City: New York

Additional Notes:
In Spirit, the teen cast from We Are! shares center stage with the smooth voices from Alive 55+ and Kickin! This show illustrates how Spirit moves in our lives.

 The Momenta String Quartet
 
Concert
 
Venue: ( Center for Jewish History)
Center for Jewish History
Producer: ( Yeshiva University Museum)
Yeshiva University Museum
City: New York

Additional Notes:
The Momenta String Quartet, Bernice Diener Ensemble-in-Residence at Stern College for Women, Yeshiva University performs the work of Jewish composers with music by Felix Mendelssohn, Milton Babbitt (in honor of the centenary of his birth) and a world premiere by YU faculty composer David Glaser.

 We Are!
 
Real Teens, Real Stories, For all Ages
 
Venue: ( Oberia Dempsey Center)
Oberia Dempsey Center
Producer: ( Mama Foundation for the Arts)
Mama Foundation for the Arts
City: New York

Additional Notes:
We Are! is a passionate musical about the Emmy-award winning Gospel For Teens program in Harlem, NY, featured on CBS 60 Minutes in August of 2011.

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