search cityguideny.com

What Makes It Great? with Rob Kapilow - Javanese Gamelan at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

11/14/11 Columbus Ave. btw. 62nd & 65th Sts. Map
212-875-5000
www.lincolncenter.org Ages: All Ages
What Makes It Great? with Rob Kapilow - Gamelan Kusuma Laras at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
11/14/11 Columbus Ave. btw. 62nd & 65th Sts. Map
212-875-5000
www.lincolncenter.org Ages: All Ages

This event has already taken place. Click here for the latest events.

Composer, conductor, commentator, and author Rob Kapilow makes music appreciation inevitable in the beloved What Makes It Great? series, now in its fifteenth season, which features performances by some of today's leading artists illuminated by Kapilow's lively, insightful discussion.

For hundreds of years, the entrancing, meditative sound of the gamelan—a kind of orchestra built around tuned percussion instruments like xylophones and gongs—filled the Islamic courts of Java. Rob Kapilow interprets these sounds for the Western ear with the help of New York's own Gamelan Kusuma Laras.

Venue Description: The world's leading performing arts center and home to the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, the Film Society of Lincoln Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Juilliard School, Lincoln Center Theater, the Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, New York City Opera, New York Philharmonic, the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, and the School of American Ballet.

Upcoming Events

Big Apple Circus: Metamorphosis - 10/17/14 - 01/11/15

Articles About Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

nyc events newsletter

Openings, Discounts & More

search cityguideny.com

SEARCH THE CALENDAR