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Classical Music in New York City This Week - November 10-November 17


Classical Music in New York City This WeekPhoto: Fickr/Taos Melillo 


From the New York Philharmonic to churches and smaller concert halls, you'll find the best of New York's classical music in City Guide's calendar. When it comes to acoustics, famous destinations like Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center are world-class attractions and we've got every upcoming performance listed in our system.

Chamber Music by Leonid Desyatnikov - Carnegie Hall
November 10, 2019 - New York

M.ART presents a concert of chamber music by Leonid Desyatnikov. The program features Desyatnikov's chamber pieces composed in various yearsfrom his landmark Love and Life of a Poet, a song cycle on the poetry of Daniil Kharms and Nikolai Oleinikov, to Songs of Bukovina, a new piece loosely based on Ukrainian folk songs. The program will be performed by an ensemble of Russian musicians led by pianist Alexey Goribol.

Carnegie Hall Citywide: Ensemble Connect - Carnegie Hall
November 10, 2019 - New York

Hear Poulenc's effervescent wit, Mozart's grace, and Beach's soaring Romanticism in music performed by "one of the strongest ensembles in the city" (New York Classical Review). The bubbly outer movements of Poulenc's trio frame a gorgeous central section, while Mozart's quintet delights with virtuosic horn passages. To conclude the concert is Beach's Piano Quintet, a rapturous work flowing with rich melodies and boundless invention.

Il POMO D'Oro - Carnegie Hall
November 10, 2019 - New York

Allow yourself to be seduced by gorgeous melodies and dazzled by sparkling virtuosity on this program of music by Italian and German composers. Composers like Platti, Vivaldi, and Boccherini wrote splendid cello works and Edgar Moreauwinner of the Young Soloist Prize in the 2009 Rostropovich Cello Competitionshowcases the brilliance of this marvelous music. Be moved by Hasse's sweet lyricism, Telemann's innovations, and other treasures on this program by the always exciting Il Pomo d'Oro.

Japan Kocarina Ensemble Featuring Kurotaro Kurosaka - Carnegie Hall
November 10, 2019 - New York

Led by Artistic Director and kocarina master Kurotaro Kurosaka, the Japan Kocarina Ensemble features more than 150 musicians in a program of traditional Japanese folk songs and American classics. The sound of this wooden flute orchestra ranges from gentle birdsong to dramatic fanfare, and the ensemble will be joined by taiko drums and singer Kanemi Yaguchi.

Amigos DE La Zarzuela - Carnegie Hall
November 10, 2019 - New York

PerformersFriends of the Spanish Operetta

Sunday Gospel Brunch Harlem Gospel Choir All You Can Eat Buffet - Sony Hall
November 10, 2019 - New York

All Brunch prices do not reflect applicable gratuity or additional beverages. Each guest will be presented with a bill for the optional 18% gratuity. The Choir brings their experience of Harlem and the Black Church to Times Square in a foot stomping, hand clapping show for fans from around the world. The home-style "all you can eat" southern buffet is guaranteed to fill the hole in your soul, and the Choir's joyous performance will have you dancing on the stage.

Masterworks Series: Platt, Smetana - Bargemusic
November 10, 2019 - Brooklyn

Horszowski Trio: Jesse Mills, violin; Raman Ramakrishnan, cello; Rieko Aizawa, piano

Amigos De La Zarzuela - Carnegie Hall
November 10, 2019 - New York

Friends of the Spanish OperettaRosa Betancourt, SopranoLaura Virella, Mezzo-SopranoAlejandro Olmedo, TenorRicardo Rosa, Baritone

Japan Kocarina Ensemble featuring Kurotaro Kurosaka - Carnegie Hall
November 10, 2019 - New York

Maestro Kurotaro Kurosaka returns with his Japan Kocarina Ensemble for a celebratory concert heralding the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. More than 100 musicians will fill the hall with the flute-like sounds of the kocarina, a wood version of the ocarina. New York City gospel singers will participate in a cross-cultural musical experience featuring both Japanese and American music. Vocalist Kanemi Yaguchi and dance and music students from two schools will also perform.

Orfeo ed Euridice - Metropolitan Opera
November 10, 2019 - New York

Mark Morris's spirited take on the ancient Orpheus myth stars mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton as Orfeo, the grieving lover on a quest through the underworld. Soprano Hei-Kyung Hong sings the plaintive Euridice. Mark Wigglesworth conducts Gluck's elegant score, a pinnacle of the Baroque repertoire.

Neave Trio's 'Her Voice' Album Release Concert - SubCulture
November 10, 2019 - New York

The Boston-based Neave Trio celebrates the release of its fourth album Her Voice (Chandos Records) with a performance at SubCulture. The GatherNYC series presents live music by celebrated artists with artisanal coffee and pastries for a one-hour concert in an urban oasis hidden beneath the streets of New York. Her Voice honors three distinguished women composers' unique voices: from the late Classical style of Louise Farrenc, to the buoyant melodies of Amy Beach, to the dramatic atmosphere of Rebecca Clarke. On this concert, the trio performs two works from the album: Amy Beach's Piano Trio in A minor, Op. 150 and Rebecca Clarke's Piano Trio.$20.Presented by GatherNYChttp://subculturenewyork.com/event/gathernyc-neave-trio/ info@subculturenewyork.com 212-533-5470

Il Pomo d'Oro - Carnegie Hall
November 10, 2019 - New York

URL CopiedIl Pomo d'Oro by Julien MignotAllow yourself to be seduced by gorgeous melodies and dazzled by sparkling virtuosity on this program of music by Italian and German composers. Composers like Platti, Vivaldi, and Boccherini wrote splendid cello works and Edgar Moreauwinner of the Young Soloist Prize in the 2009 Rostropovich Cello Competitionshowcases the brilliance of this marvelous music. Be moved by Hasse's sweet lyricism and other treasures on this program by the always exciting Il Pomo d'Oro.

Carnegie Hall Citywide: Ensemble Connect - Our Saviours Atonement Lutheran Church
November 10, 2019 - New York

Hear Poulenc's effervescent wit, Mozart's grace, and Beach's soaring Romanticism in music performed by "one of the strongest ensembles in the city" (New York Classical Review). The bubbly outer movements of Poulenc's trio frame a gorgeous central section, while Mozart's quintet delights with virtuosic horn passages. To conclude the concert is Beach's Piano Quintet, a rapturous work flowing with rich melodies and boundless invention.

Leonid Desyatnikov chamber concert - Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hal
November 10, 2019 - New York City

M.ART presents a concert of chamber music by Leonid Desyatnikov, one of the most celebrated and widely performed Russian composers. On November 10th on a legendary stage of Carnegie Hall an ensemble of brilliant Russian musicians led by pianist Alexei Goribol will perform preludes from the piano cycle Songs of Bukovina which was commissioned for Alexei Ratmanskys new ballet for American Ballet Theater (ABT) and Desyatnikovs recital compositions Love and Life of the Poet, a cycle based on avant-garde poems by Daniil Kharms and Nikolai Oleinikov.It should be recalled that Desyatnikov is not only the composer that inspired many of Alexei Ratmanskys ballets for the New York City Ballet and American Ballet Theater (ABT), he also composed opera The Children of Rosenthal to the libretto by Vladimir Sorokin, and arranged music by Astor Piazzolla, and created music to such movies as Sunset, Moscow Nights, All That Is Tender, Moscow, His Wifes Diary.Desyatnikovs musical ideas tap into the Russian classical tradition. The melodic developments of Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev and Stravinsky proved to be more important for the composer than the bold advances of the XX century avant-garde.... (read more)

An Evening of Music by Leonid Desyatnikov - Carnegie Hall
November 10, 2019 - New York

M.ART presents a concert of chamber music by Leonid Desyatnikov. The program features Desyatnikov's chamber pieces composed in various yearsfrom his landmark Love and Life of a Poet, a song cycle on the poetry of Daniil Kharms and Nikolai Oleinikov, to Songs of Bukovina, a new piece loosely based on Ukrainian folk songs. The program will be performed by an ensemble of Russian musicians led by pianist Alexey Goribol.

IV George Gershwin Piano Competition 2019 - Christ & St. Stephen's Church
November 10, 2019 - New York

George Gershwin International Music Competitionaims to discover talent, reward brilliance, and celebrate musical artistry.Founded in 2013 by American pianist and composerMichael Bulychev-Okser, the competition is open to talented musicians of all nations, races, and walks of life, emphasizing cross-cultural music experience. Held biannually in three NYC venues, the Competitionis named after George Gershwin, whose music had long been a part of the American consciousness.Entrants 2019 start at age 8 and will travel to New York from the Republic of Georgia, Japan, China, South Korea, Taiwan, Vietnam, Russia, Ukraine, Latvia, Czech Republic, United Kingdom, Venezuela, Bolivia, Norway, Serbia, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Belgium, Armenia, and 25 U.S. states to perform works by George Gershwin as well as selections by Chopin, Mozart, Tchaikovsky, and others. In addition to monetary awards, the competition offers 2 years of concert promotion in USA, Europe and Asia, Recording/branding, orchestral engagements, and specialty prizes for all age groups at the competition.The distinguished panel of judges includes the internationally acclaimed pianist, Winner of the Van Cliburn C... (read more)

Eugenia Zuckerman: 'like Falling Through a Cloud' Book Launch - Hudson Hall
November 10, 2019 - Hudson

Published to coincide with Alzheimer's Awareness Month, Like Falling Through a Cloud is an intimate, courageous, heartbreaking, lyrical, and uplifting account of acclaimed flutist, published novelist, and television commentator Eugenia Zukerman's struggle with Alzheimer's disease. Join Eugenia for a book reading and Q&A with Executive Director and CEO of the Northeastern New York Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, Elizabeth Smith-Bovin.

Orfeo ed Euridice - Metropolitan Opera
November 10, 2019 - New York

Mark Morris's spirited take on the ancient Orpheus myth stars mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton as Orfeo, the grieving lover on a quest through the underworld. Soprano Hei-Kyung Hong sings the plaintive Euridice. Mark Wigglesworth conducts Gluck's elegant score, a pinnacle of the Baroque repertoire.

Orfeo ed Euridice - Metropolitan Opera
November 10, 2019 - New York

Mark Morris's spirited take on the ancient Orpheus myth stars mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton as Orfeo, the grieving lover on a quest through the underworld. Soprano Hei-Kyung Hong sings the plaintive Euridice. Mark Wigglesworth conducts Gluck's elegant score, a pinnacle of the Baroque repertoire.

Audrey Hepburn's Daydream: The French and American Songbook Feat. Margot Sergent - Club Bonafide
November 10, 2019 - New York

AUDREY HEPBURN's Daydream: Margot Sergent sings the French and American SongbookAudrey Hepburn Day Dream is the irresistible, charming brainchild of double-threat Margot Sergent on vocals and harp. Inspired by the timeless beauty, elegance and charisma of Audrey Hepburn's version of Moon River, Margot Sergent has imagined a magnificent musical reverie through the golden age of the French-American exchange in the spirit of "An American in Paris."

An die Musik - Merkin Hall
November 10, 2019 - New York

OBOE, STRING TRIO & PIANOAn die Musik has inspired audiences with their "ardent impetuosity, musical integrity and fiery instrumental brilliance." New York TimesWorks by Mozart, Beethoven, Handel/Halvorsen and SchubertMark Peskanov, violinNicholas Mann, violaThomas Demenga, celloRobert Ingliss, oboeConstance Emmerich, piano

Paul Meyers - Mezzrow Jazz Club
November 10, 2019 - New York

Guitarist Paul Meyers returns to Mezzrow with his band for a night of standards and originals.

Panas Athanatos & Friends - Mezzrow Jazz Club
November 10, 2019 - New York

Join guitarist Panas Athanatos & friends for our after-hours set.

Neave Trio's "Her Voice" Album Release Concert - SubCulture NYC
November 10, 2019 - New York

The Boston-based Neave Trio celebrates the release of its fourth album Her Voice (Chandos Records) with a performance at SubCulture. The GatherNYC series presents live music by celebrated artists with artisanal coffee and pastries for a one-hour concert in an urban oasis hidden beneath the streets of New York. Her Voice honors three distinguished women composers' unique voices: from the late Classical style of Louise Farrenc, to the buoyant melodies of Amy Beach, to the dramatic atmosphere of Rebecca Clarke. On this concert, the trio performs two works from the album: Amy Beach's Piano Trio in A minor, Op. 150 and Rebecca Clarke's Piano Trio.

Orfeo ed Euridice - The Metropolitan Opera
Through November 10, 2019 - New York

Mark Morris's spirited take on the ancient Orpheus myth stars mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton as Orfeo, the grieving lover on a quest through the underworld. Soprano Hei-Kyung Hong sings the plaintive Euridice. Mark Wigglesworth conducts Gluck's elegant score, a pinnacle of the Baroque repertoire.

Orfeo ed Euridice - The Metropolitan Opera
Through November 10, 2019 - New York

Mark Morris's spirited take on the ancient Orpheus myth stars mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton as Orfeo, the grieving lover on a quest through the underworld. Soprano Hei-Kyung Hong sings the plaintive Euridice. Mark Wigglesworth conducts Gluck's elegant score, a pinnacle of the Baroque repertoire.

Lindsay Garritson, Piano - Carnegie Hall
November 11, 2019 - New York

PerformersLindsay Garritson, Piano

America the Beautiful: A Veterans Day Celebration - Carnegie Hall
November 11, 2019 - Manhattan

Manhattan Concert Productions is thrilled to open its 2019-2020 season with America the Beautiful: A Veterans Day Celebration this November featuring the National Festival Chorus, led by Grammy-Award winning guest conductor Jerry Blackstone. The evening will include classic American works, such as America, the Beautiful, Song of Democracy, "Shenandoah," "Danny Boy," and "Battle Hymn of the Republic."The concert also features Memorial Concert Band of Colonie, conducted by Arthur B. Himmelberger and the Cherry Creek Girls 21 & Troubadours, conducted by Adam Cave & Sarah Harrison.

Guitarist Pasquale Grasso - Mezzrow Jazz Club
November 11, 2019 - New York

Join guitarist Pasquale Grasso for our after hours set.

Celebrating 180 Years of Central Synagogue - Carnegie Hall
November 12, 2019 - New York

PerformersArtists to be announced

Grace Park, Violin - Carnegie Hall
November 12, 2019 - New York

PerformersGrace Park, Violin

The Latin American Art Song: A Celebration! - National Opera Center
November 12, 2019 - New York

Vocalists Celia Castro, Ilya Martinez, Mario Arevalo and Rafael Lebron join pianist Max Lifchitz for an intimate evening showcasing the breadth and vibrancy of the Latin American Art Song. Music from Argentina, Costa Rica, Mexico, Peru and Puerto Rico will be featured.

Akhnaten - Metropolitan Opera House
November 12, 2019 - New York

Director Phelim McDermott tackles another one of Philip Glass's masterpieces, following the now-legendary Met staging of Satyagraha. Star countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo is the title pharaoh, the revolutionary ruler who transformed ancient Egypt, with the striking mezzo-soprano J'Nai Bridges in her Met debut as his wife, Nefertiti. To match the opera's hypnotic, ritualistic music, McDermott has created an arresting vision that includes a virtuosic company of acrobats and jugglers. Karen Kamensek conducts in her Met debut.

Akhnaten - Metropolitan Opera
November 12, 2019 - New York

Mark Morris's spirited take on the ancient Orpheus myth stars mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton as Orfeo, the grieving lover on a quest through the underworld. Soprano Hei-Kyung Hong sings the plaintive Euridice. Mark Wigglesworth conducts Gluck's elegant score, a pinnacle of the Baroque repertoire.

Grace Park, Violin - Carnegie Hall
November 12, 2019 - New York

Grace Park, ViolinJoseph Liccardo, Piano

Daedalus Quartet: Music From Exile - Baruch Performing Arts Center
November 12, 2019 - New York

Renowned Israeli pianist Renana Gutman joins the award-winning Daedalus Quartet to present a sonic exploration of the human response to repression and exile. The program with the defiantly joyful third string quartet of Viktor Ullman, written in Theresienstadt concentration camp in 1943, prior to the Austrian-born composers murder at Auschwitz. This is followed by a string quartet by the composer Gabriel Bolaos, whose family fled Nicaragua in the 1990s. In this piece, Bolaos uses the sound of string instruments to explore the nature and variety of human languages, revealing both cultural differences and our fundamental similarity. The program closes with Mieczyslaw Weinbergs monumental piano quintet, composed in Moscow after his escape from the Nazi invasion of Poland. It celebrates the centenary of this rarely programmed artists birth.

American Composers Orchestra - Carnegie Hall
November 13, 2019 - New York

Celebrated Metropolitan Opera star Jamie Barton sings Ives songs newly orchestrated by some of today's innovative American composers, including Underwood Commission winners Hilary Purrington and Hannah Lash. The program also features the world premiere of Purrington's Harp of Nerves for Guitar and Orchestra and Matthew Aucoin's work for chamber orchestra, Evidence.

Madama Butterfly - Metropolitan Opera House
November 13, 2019 - New York

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plcido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brck. Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghella's sweeping production, a perennial audience favorite.

Kun * Canada's Global Orchestra - NY Debut - DROM
November 13, 2019 - New York

KUN Canada's Global Orchestra was developed from a major initiative by The Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto to explore and celebrate Canada's cultural diversity and pluralism. The ensemble seeks to communicate in ways that words, politicians, and spiritual leaders cannot, and help to find that common language through music. KUN means "together" in Esperanto. They will release their debut album on Universal Music Canada in April 2018.The musicians hail from all corners of the globefrom Peru, Burkina Faso, Cuba, Ukraine, and beyondand are now living in the Toronto area. The eleven musicians of KUN play instruments as diverse as they are, from the tar of Iran to the bouzouki of Greece to the sitar of Pakistan. Over the course of 2017 the ensemble shared each other's cultures and musical traditions as they rehearsed, composed, and gave workshops and community concerts.

Madama Butterfly - Metropolitan Opera
November 13, 2019 - New York

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her.

Madama Butterfly - Metropolitan
November 13, 2019 - New York

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plcido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brck, and Elizabeth DeShong is Suzuki, sharing the role with Maria Zifchack. Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghella's sweeping production, a perennial audience favorite.

Madama Butterfly - Metropolitan Opera House
November 13, 2019 - New York

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plcido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brck. Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghella's sweeping production, a perennial audience favorite.

American Composers Orchestra presents "New England Echoes" - Carnegie Hall's Zankel Hall
November 13, 2019 - New York

America Composers Orchestra features women's powerful voices raised in song with their program New England Echoes at Carnegie Hall. The world premiere of Hilary Purrington's concerto for guitar and orchestra, Harp of Nerves, features guitarist JIJI. Celebrated Metropolitan Opera mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton will sing world premiere arrangements of songs by Charles Ives, orchestrated by Purrington, Hannah Lash, and Jonathan Bailey Holland. The New York City premiere of Matthew Aucoin's Evidence (2016) completes the program. "ACO's 2019-2020 Carnegie Hall programs highlight the breadth and depth of American music being composed today," commented ACO Artistic Director Derek Bermel.

American Composers Orchestra presents 'New England Echoes' - Carnegie Hall's Zankel Hall
November 13, 2019 - New York

America Composers Orchestra features women's powerful voices raised in song with their program New England Echoes at Carnegie Hall. The world premiere of Hilary Purrington's concerto for guitar and orchestra, Harp of Nerves, features guitarist JIJI. Celebrated Metropolitan Opera mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton will sing world premiere arrangements of songs by Charles Ives, orchestrated by Purrington, Hannah Lash, and Jonathan Bailey Holland. The New York City premiere of Matthew Aucoin's Evidence (2016) completes the program. "ACO's 2019-2020 Carnegie Hall programs highlight the breadth and depth of American music being composed today," commented ACO Artistic Director Derek Bermel.$43-51.Presented by American Composers Orchestrahttps://www.americancomposers.org/2019/09/20/nov-13-at-730p-new-england-echoes-at-carnegie-hall/

ASPECT Chamber Music Series: Haunted Minds - Italian Academy at Columbia University
November 13, 2019 - New York

ASPECT presents the return of the Ariel Quartet in a program highlighting how Bartks First Quartet and Shostakovichs Eighth Quartet show how both composers not only survived traumatic experiences but transformed them into music of inspirational nature. Musicologist Nicholas Chong gives an illustrated lecture.

Nitzan Gavrieli, Rick Rosato & Francisco Mela - Mezzrow Jazz Club
November 13, 2019 - New York

Pianist Nitzan Gavrieli debuts on the Mezzrow stage with his trio featuring bassist Rick Rosato & drummer Francisco Mela.

Pianist Julius Rodriguez - Mezzrow Jazz Club
November 13, 2019 - New York

Join pianist Julius Rodriguez for our after-hours set.

Li'nard's Many Moods - Groove
November 14, 2019 - New York

Li'nard Jackson is the heart and soul of Li'nards Many Moods Band and is a New York City legend. He is recognized as a genius in the art of dynamic, live performance and as a versatile bass guitarist, singer, songwriter and producer of exceptional artistic standards. You HAVE TO see them live to believe it!He began his music career in Richmond, Virginia at an early age. He sang in his church's choir, won a statewide musical rhythm competition at age eight and studied the violin and the bass guitar. He is renowned for his command of a wide range of styles from Dance, Hip Hop and R&B, to West African, Rock, Blues and Reggae.An internship at Philly International Record Label with the songwriting team of Roebuck, Jefferson and Simmons led to work on records with Patti LaBelle, The O'Jays and The Jones Girls. He has contributed to over fifty albums and 175 songs.Before moving to New York, Li'nard played up and down the Eastern seaboard and toured Europe with the groups Defunkt and Mr. Thing and the Professional Human Beings. Li'nard has also performed with Codaryl Moffett Jazz Ensemble and Roy Ayers.He has performed at Manhattan's top nightclubs including The Blue Note, The Bitter... (read more)

Chamber Orchestra of New York - Carnegie Hall
November 14, 2019 - New York

PerformersChamber Orchestra of New YorkSalvatore Di Vittorio, Music Director and ConductorIrene Abrigo, ViolinProgramBACH Orchestral Suite No. 1VIVALDI The Four Seasons

Inon Barnatan, Piano - Carnegie Hall
November 14, 2019 - New York

Versatile and virtuosic, Inon Barnatan has been called "one of the most admired pianists of his generation" (The New York Times). His "dynamic pianism" (The Washington Post) has made him an artist you will not want to miss.

Jazzmobile Residency Minton's Playhouse - Minton's playhouse
November 14, 2019 - Harlem

Happy Birthday Bertha HopeJazzmobile's Thursday Night Residency at Minton's Playhouse the Newest Addition to New York City's Newest Running Jazz Festival: Jazzmobile's Winterfest

Sound Economics - Henry George School of Social Science
November 14, 2019 - New York

Cramer Quartet with Jeremiah Bornfield premiere a series playing on the economics of music at the Henry George School.

La Bohme - Metropolitan Opera House
November 14, 2019 - New York

Three casts of captivating artists bring Puccini's classic tragedy of bohemian friends and lovers to life in Franco Zeffirelli's immortal staging. Tenors Matthew Polenzani, Roberto Alagna, and Joseph Calleja trade off as the exuberant Rodolfo, alongside sopranos Ailyn Prez, Hei-Kyung Hong, and Maria Agresta as the fragile Mim. Marco Armiliato and Emmanuel Villaume share conducting duties.

Annea Lockwood - Miller Theatre
November 14, 2019 - New York

A tiger's purr, burning pianos, helium balloons, and the Hudson River have all played a part in the music of Annea Lockwood. The intense focus on deep listening of sonic details from nature and electronics has formed the basis of the eclectic output of the New Zealand-born composer and sound artist. The adventurous Yarn/Wire returns to perform a world premiere commission, alongside three other works, including the technically demanding Becoming Air, written for and performed by trumpeter Nate Wooley.PerformersEstel Gomez voiceNate Wooley trumpetYarn/Wire

Words and Music - David Rubenstein Atrium
November 14, 2019 - New York

Pulitzer Prizewinning composer Caroline Shaw uses her distinctive voice to lure audiences into an original sound world of wonder, exploration, and poignancy. For this enchanting free concert, Shaw joins the dynamic Attacca Quartet as vocalist in a program featuring the spare and soulful quartet Entracte; a hauntingly beautiful collection of songs for strings and voice; and the rousing Valencia, an ode to the beauty of an orange. The ProgramALL-CAROLINE SHAW PROGRAMEntracteValenciaPlan and ElevationSongs for Strings and Voice This concert is also part of Great Performers.Keep the White Light spirit alive with a White Light Lounge following this performance.

Skip The Repeat podcast taping and cocktails - DiMenna Center
November 14, 2019 - New York

Get to know up-and- coming violinist Randall Goosby in a live taping of Skip the Repeat with host Kai Talim! Randall and Kai will sit down for an intimate talk, followed by a short performance by Randall with pianist Zhu Wang. $20 admission includes beer and wine!

Inon Barnatan, Piano - Carnegie Hall
November 14, 2019 - New York

Versatile and virtuosic, Inon Barnatan has been called "one of the most admired pianists of his generation" (The New York Times). His "dynamic pianism" (The Washington Post) has made him an artist you will not want to miss.

La Bohme - Metropolitan
November 14, 2019 - New York

Three casts of captivating artists bring Puccini's classic tragedy of bohemian friends and lovers to life in Franco Zeffirelli's immortal staging. Tenors Matthew Polenzani, Roberto Alagna, and Joseph Calleja trade off as the exuberant Rodolfo, alongside sopranos Ailyn Prez, Hei-Kyung Hong, and Maria Agresta as the fragile Mim. Marco Armiliato and Emmanuel Villaume share conducting duties.

Falling in Love With Love: An Evening of Rodgers and Hart Classics - Feinstein's/54 Below
November 14, 2019 - New York

Join us at Feinstein's/54 Below for Falling in Love with Love: An Evening of Rodgers and Hart Classics! In an unforgettable celebration of Lorenz Hart and Richard Rodgers, experience classic songs from Babes in Arms, Pal Joey, The Boys from Syracuse, Spring is Here, and more! This tribute celebrates two of the most influential, innovative, and unstoppable duos of all time! Featuring a cast with some of NYC's rising stars, this concert is produced and directed by Nicole Lippey and A Work of Heart Productions!Featuring:Courtney AllenPablo BarajasMelanie BeckDylan BivingsJimmy CochranKelliann DeCarloAlexandra Doman Nicole FragalaAlly HernLaura Laureano Nicole LippyLexi LyricJonathan MillerTaylor PatonJohnny RossSarah Talbot

Home Brew Opera - Freddys Bar & Backroom
November 14, 2019 - Brooklyn

Opera on Tap's founder and "general managing diva, Anne Riccigot the idea for Opera on Tap in a conversation with Donald O'Finn, who books the acts for Freddy's back room." ~ NY SUNStraight from the tap, Freddy's Bar and the Divas of Opera on Tap bring you the Home Brewed Opera series: Funny, engaging, immersive operatic concerts in a casual setting.

Pianist Spike Wilner - Mezzrow Jazz Club
November 14, 2019 - New York

Join pianist Spike Wilner for our after hours. He'll have special guests and an invitation-only jam session.

Mxmtoon: The Masquerade Tour - Gramercy Theatre
November 15, 2019 - New York

MXMTOONmxmtoon (pronounced em-ex-em-toon) is the moniker of 18-year-old Maia, an Oakland-based singer, songwriter, and ukulele player. Maia is like any other teenager, playing sad songs from her bedroom and making goofy youtube videos. But her videos have reached a global audience that have helped rack up over 75 million aggregate streams across all platforms.Growing up in Oakland, music was a constant for this rising star as she took lessons in violin, cello, trumpet, and guitar before being introduced to the ukulele in middle school. "i picked it up by learning four really basic chords and playing 'riptide' by vance joy (a quintessential ukulele song) over and over again cuz i thought it was really cool," Maia explains.After trying her hand at writing comedy songs, Maia decided to share something a little different - genuine, vulnerable feelings. When she uploaded a demo called 'something', which later became 'feelings are fatal', Maia realized she could do whatever she wanted. "I've gone through all types of things," she says. "I can be as ridiculous as i want but I can also be an emo teenager and people like both sides."Age Restriction: 16+ Unless Accompanied by a Guard... (read more)

Pianist Theo Hill - Mezzrow Jazz Club
November 15, 2019 - New York

Join pianist Theo Hill for our after-hours set.

Akhnaten - Metropolitan Opera House
November 15, 2019 - New York

Director Phelim McDermott tackles another one of Philip Glass's masterpieces, following the now-legendary Met staging of Satyagraha. Star countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo is the title pharaoh, the revolutionary ruler who transformed ancient Egypt, with the striking mezzo-soprano J'Nai Bridges in her Met debut as his wife, Nefertiti. To match the opera's hypnotic, ritualistic music, McDermott has created an arresting vision that includes a virtuosic company of acrobats and jugglers. Karen Kamensek conducts in her Met debut.

Pokey Lafarge Solo Jake La Botz - The Bell House
November 15, 2019 - Brooklyn

Ages 21+Jake La BotzDay after day, pencil in hand, always dressed in blue. Never feeling satisfied. Itchy. Incomplete. Attired halfway between a businessman and a janitor, Pokey LaFarge tries to make sense of trouble he's seen and trouble he's been in. This is the Great Why of his unending passion for songwriting. An unquenchable need to be heard in a world where everyone is talking and nobody is listening.

New York Choral Society Performs Brahms Requiem - Saint Bartholomew's Church
November 15, 2019 - New York

Music Director David Hayes pairs a new work from Frank Ticheli, Until Forever Fades Away, with Brahms beloved Ein Deutsches Requiem for what promises to be an evening of poignant and powerful music. Featuring Soprano Hera Hyesang Park and Baritone Jarrett Ott, the concert will be at beautiful landmark St. Bart's. Pre-concert discussion at 7pm.

Akhnaten - Metropolitan
November 15, 2019 - New York

Three casts of captivating artists bring Puccini's classic tragedy of bohemian friends and lovers to life in Franco Zeffirelli's immortal staging. Tenors Matthew Polenzani, Roberto Alagna, and Joseph Calleja trade off as the exuberant Rodolfo, alongside sopranos Ailyn Prez, Hei-Kyung Hong, and Maria Agresta as the fragile Mim. Marco Armiliato and Emmanuel Villaume share conducting duties.

BCMS presents: Bach, Beethoven & Dohnnyi - First Unitarian Church
November 15, 2019 - Brooklyn

BCMS has an open seating policy: no paper tickets are issued, and listeners are free to choose any available seat. The chapel is an intimate space. Relative to most concert halls, every audience member is close to the performers. If, however, you feel it imperative to sit in one of the front rows, we recommend arriving no later than 7:30. You can purchase advance tickets here or by phone: (917) 740-9694.ABOUT BCMSIn the heart of historic Brooklyn Heights, the world's finest musicians regularly gather to perform the great works of the chamber music repertoire under the auspices of the Brooklyn Chamber Music Society. Founded in 2002 by violinist Carmit Zori, its artistic director, the Brooklyn Chamber Music Society has already established itself as an important presenter of classical chamber music in New York City.

Pianist Jon Davis - Mezzrow Jazz Club
November 16, 2019 - New York

Join pianist Jon Davis for our after-hours set.

Captain Jack & Cover Girl - 89 North Music
November 16, 2019 - Patchogue

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Fred Thomas of the J.B.'s - Groove
November 16, 2019 - New York

James Brown's bassist since 1971, Fred Thomas tears into a mix of JB hits, plus blues & soul classics as vocalist and bassist for his Fred Thomas Band. Fred Thomas occupies a very special niche in the history R&B. As James Brown's principal bassist since 1971, he participated in one the most prolific periods in the Godfather of Soul's incredible career as a member of Brown's band, the J.B.'s. He can be heard on such hits as "Hot Pants," "Papa Don't Take No Mess," "Make it Funky," "Get on the Good Foot," "Doin' it to Death," and instrumentals like "Pass the Peas", "Gimme Some More" and others.He's on seminal albums like "Revolution of the Mind: Recorded Live at the Apollo, Vol. III," and can be seen in many film and tv performances, including "Live in Zaire" and all the Soul Train appearances.

Rcm National Gold Medal Winners and Arct Graduates - Carnegie Hall
November 16, 2019 - New York

PerformersArtists to be announced

Passion Through Orchestral Performance - Carnegie Hall
November 16, 2019 - New York

Since 2007, ACMA has provided performance opportunities for NYC musicians in a variety of settings. During an evening featuring larger ensemble performances, the ACMA Chorus will interpret Samuel Barber's Agnus Dei and the ACMA Orchestra will perform selections from Mozart, Delibes and Beethoven. Various soloists will provide the talent, including Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 21 with three different pianists. ACMA is geared towards creating a supportive environment for mostly non-professional musicians to channel and express their artistic impulses.

Chicago Symphony Orchestra - Carnegie Hall
November 16, 2019 - New York

For high-octane energy, sweeping melodies, and kaleidoscopic orchestral colors, the ballet selections and fiery symphony on this all-Prokofiev program has it all. To raise the excitement, the performers are Riccardo Muti and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, musicians who have a long and glorious history with this music. The Telegraph said of their live recording of the ballet selections, "the orchestra plays with a radiant spectrum of color," while the Chicago Sun-Times said "Muti's concept of Prokofiev's Third Symphony could not sound bigger, or more modern, or more thrilling."

New York Lyric Opera Theatre - Carnegie Hall
November 16, 2019 - New York

PerformersNew York Lyric Opera Theatre

7th Annual New York Trad Fest - Irish Arts Center
November 16, 2019 - New York

Tony DeMarco brings together masters of Irish, Americana, bluegrass, and Cajun traditions at the annual Trad Fest. Kick off this citywide music festival at Irish Arts Center with Mickey Kelly, Cajun greats Kelli Jones and Joel Savoy, and Irish fiddle legend Eileen Ivers with her musical partner Matty Mancuso.

Carl Palmer Elp Legacy Emerson, Lake & Palmer Lives On - YMCA Boulton Center For The Performing Arts
November 16, 2019 - Bay Shore

A celebration of the late Keith Emerson, Greg Lake and the instrumental rock classics of ELP.Carl Palmer, among the most renowned drummers in rock history and a founding member of both ELP and ASIA, continues his extensive 2017 World Tour, 'EMERSON LAKE & PALMER LIVES ON!', a musical celebration of his late band mates Keith Emerson and Greg Lake and their group, Emerson, Lake & Palmer.

Le Nozze di Figaro - Metropolitan
November 16, 2019 - New York

Two outstanding castsincluding sopranos Nadine Sierra, Anita Hartig, Susanna Phillips, and Hanna-Elisabeth Mller; mezzo-sopranos Galle Arquez and Marianne Crebassa; baritone Mariusz Kwiecien; and bass-baritones Luca Pisaroni and Adam Plachetkacome together for Mozart's scintillating class comedy. Antonello Manacorda and Cornelius Meister conduct Sir Richard Eyre's fast-paced production.

Madama Butterfly - Metropolitan
November 16, 2019 - New York

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plcido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brck, and Elizabeth DeShong is Suzuki, sharing the role with Maria Zifchack.

Le Nozze di Figaro - Metropolitan
November 16, 2019 - New York

Two outstanding castsincluding sopranos Nadine Sierra, Anita Hartig, Susanna Phillips, and Hanna-Elisabeth Mller; mezzo-sopranos Galle Arquez and Marianne Crebassa; baritone Mariusz Kwiecien; and bass-baritones Luca Pisaroni and Adam Plachetkacome together for Mozart's scintillating class comedy. Antonello Manacorda and Cornelius Meister conduct Sir Richard Eyre's fast-paced production.

Madama Butterfly - Metropolitan Opera House
November 16, 2019 - New York

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plcido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brck. Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghella's sweeping production, a perennial audience favorite.

Madama Butterfly - Metropolitan Opera House
November 16, 2019 - New York

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plcido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brck. Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghella's sweeping production, a perennial audience favorite.

The NYC Master Chorale Presents: A Procession Winding Around Me - St. Peters Chelsea
November 16, 2019 - New York

The New York City Master Chorale's Fall concert, titled "A Procession Winding Around Me", features three rarely-heard works for chorus with accompaniment by critically-acclaimed guitarist Giacomo Baldelli.Two pieces are selections of poetry by some of history's most-beloved poets, Federico Garca Lorca and Walt Whitman. Garcia Lorca's "Romancero Gitano", set to music by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, explores the human potential for darkness, light and every shade in between as we live, love, and die. Jeffrey Van's setting of Whitman's "A Procession Winding Around Me", takes advantage of the full expressive capabilities of both guitar and chorus to capture all of the violence, grace, and nuance of Whitmans texts.The concert will open with an anonymous Renaissance text set to music by Catalan composer Mateo Flecha called "La Guerra", a colorful and entertaining depiction of battle, replete with the sounds of fifes, drums, and artillery.

Dayme Arocena - (Le) Poisson Rouge NYC
November 16, 2019 - New York

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18th Annual Marc S. Zeplin Foundation Back to the 80's & 90's - Gramercy Theatre
November 16, 2019 - New York

Age Restriction: 16+ Unless Accompanied by a Guardian

Kelly Green, Alex Tremblay & Evan Hyde - Mezzrow Jazz Club
November 17, 2019 - New York

Critically acclaimed pianist vocalist Kelly Green beturns to Mezzrow with her trio comprised of Alex Tremblay on bass and Evan Hyde on drums.

Guitarist Chris Flory - Mezzrow Jazz Club
November 17, 2019 - New York

Join guitarist Chris Flory & his trio for our after-hours set.

Russian Ballet Theatre's Swan Lake - Kings Theatre
November 17, 2019 - Brooklyn

Those faithful to the tradition of Swan Lake, must see Russian Ballet Theatre's new production of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's timeless classic. Choreographer Nadezhda Kalinina (Mariinsky Theatre, Teatro Lirico, Omsk State Music Theatre) lovingly retouches the oldest St. Petersburg version of the ballet and adds her vision and something more that undoubtedly will leave audiences flushed with emotion. RBT's dancers bring her choreography to life along with the new exquisite hand painted sets and 150 new hand sewn costumes. Designed by the young, accomplished Sergei Novikov (Mariinsky Theatre, Omsk State Music Theatre, St. Petersburg State Music Hall), these are in the century old tradition of the great theatrical masters. SFX makeup by Award-winning Irina Strukova (Crazy Rich Asians, Netflix, HBO) completes the already perfect glittering fantasy that is Swan Lake!

Sunday Gospel Brunch Harlem Gospel Choir All You Can Eat Buffet - Sony Hall
November 17, 2019 - New York

All Brunch prices do not reflect applicable gratuity or additional beverages. Each guest will be presented with a bill for the optional 18% gratuity. The Choir brings their experience of Harlem and the Black Church to Times Square in a foot stomping, hand clapping show for fans from around the world. The home-style "all you can eat" southern buffet is guaranteed to fill the hole in your soul, and the Choir's joyous performance will have you dancing on the stage.

New York Youth Symphony Opening Concert | Orchestra - Carnegie Hall, Stern Auditorium
November 17, 2019 - New York

Pianist and Roy and Shirley Durst Debut Artist Harmony Zhu will perform one of Beethoven's masterworks next to a world premiere by Marco-Adrin Ramos, Joan Tower's Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman, and Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade, providing a unique concert experience for all.

Jason Marshall Big Band - Minton's playhouse
November 17, 2019 - Harlem

Jason Marshall is a highly sought after and established fixture on the global music landscape. His work for large ensemble can be heard most regularly performed by his critically acclaimed orchestra, the Jason Marshall Big Band. A rare specimen even among the highly competitive New York City music scene, the Washington D.C. born saxophonist can be seen playing soul music with Aretha Franklin, Latin jazz with Arturo O'Farrill, pop with Desi Di Lauro, avant garde jazz with the Charlie Mingus Big Band, and rock music with the Young Presidents.

La Bohme - Metropolitan Opera House
November 17, 2019 - New York

Three casts of captivating artists bring Puccini's classic tragedy of bohemian friends and lovers to life in Franco Zeffirelli's immortal staging. Tenors Matthew Polenzani, Roberto Alagna, and Joseph Calleja trade off as the exuberant Rodolfo, alongside sopranos Ailyn Prez, Hei-Kyung Hong, and Maria Agresta as the fragile Mim. Marco Armiliato and Emmanuel Villaume share conducting duties.

Distinguished Concerts Orchestra and Distinguished Concerts Singers International - Carnegie Hall
November 17, 2019 - New York

DCINY celebrates the holiday season with the world premiere of composer/conductor Joseph Martin's Christmas Evergreen with the Distinguished Concerts Orchestra and Singers as well as his festive work Christmas Dreams with co-composer/pianist Heather Sorenson. Composer/Conductor Mary McDonald and Joel Raney premiere their work Sing Christmas with the Distinguished Concerts Orchestra and Singers

Carnegie Hall Citywide: Catalyst Quartet - Carnegie Hall
November 17, 2019 - New York

Hear works by African American and African English composers performed by the Catalyst Quartet, an ensemble known for its commitment to diversity and education. Price's Five Folksongs in Counterpoint span the warmly Romantic to homespun Americana, while her quartet's rich harmonies and breathlessly beautiful slow movement are stunning. There's also Coleridge-Taylor's Fantasiestcke, a superb set of expressive character pieces, each with its own style and tone.

Vasco Dantas, Piano - Carnegie Hall
November 17, 2019 - New York

PerformersVasco Dantas, Piano

"Bach To The Future: Frank Mathis, baritone & Jonathan DePeri, piano - St John's in the Village
November 17, 2019 - New York

PROGRAM"Petersburg" and other Russian songs ABOUT FRANK MATHISFrank Mathis, baritone was a soloist in the Roland Hayes Life of Christ song cycle performed at Carnegie Hall in 2016. He studied with Antonella Banaudi, among others. He has directed choruses and voice training in US and Germany. He has been a leading part of a program to expose public school children in NYC, Bronx, Harlem and Brooklyn to classical music and choral singing, and will direct the Foundation's summer music-science program.ABOUT JONATHAN DEPERIJonathan DePeri, organ & piano, is the Honorary Assistant Organist at St. Johns in the Village and had studied piano at the Manhattan School of Music before transferring to Columbia University. In 2013, he formed the Gotham Arts Salon, which creates artistic and musical gatherings that blur the line between private and public. https://www.facebook.com/GothamArts/BACH TO THE FUTURE CONCERT SERIES:A SUNDAY SERIES OF BEAUTIFUL MUSIC IN THE VILLAGE!Attend individual concerts for inspiration every Sunday afternoon -- or, subscribe to our series, to support the work of the Foundation for the Revival of Classical Culture; Its Bach To The Future Music/... (read more)

Tristan and Isolde, Act II - David Geffen Hall
November 17, 2019 - New York

Tristan and Isolde, the ill-fated lovers of Celtic legend, became a cherished tale of forbidden desire throughout Western art. Wagners masterpiece Tristan und Isolde, a spellbinding meditation on love and death, is the love story that changed opera for good (NPR). For this concert performance of Act II, Gianandrea Noseda and the esteemed National Symphony Orchestra lead glistening soprano Christine Goerke and powerful tenor Stephen Gould in one of the most rapturous and demanding duets in the repertory. This concert is also part of Great Performers. The Program Wagner: Tristan und Isolde, Act II A magician of the podium. Guardian (U.K.) on Gianandrea NosedaA beacon of brilliance. New York Magazine on Stephen GouldI would walk through fire to hear her again. New York Times on Christine Goerke

Pianist Vasco Dantas' Carnegie Hall Debut - Carnegie Hall, Weill Recital Hall
November 17, 2019 - New York

On Sunday, November 17 at 2:00 pm, Vasco Dantas makes his New York debut at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall. Praised for his master technical skills and great emotional power by MDR Klassik, the pianist from Porto, Portugal is winner of over 50 international prizes and has performed concertos and recitals throughout Europe. Tickets are $35-$45, and are available at CarnegieHall.org | CarnegieCharge 212-247-7800 | Box Office at 57th and Seventh.Award-winning Portuguese pianist Vasco Dantas, has been heralded for his romantic and musical heart by Aachener Zeitung. Mr. Dantas has won prizes in international competitions including "Grand Prix" at Valletta International Piano Competition (Malta, 2017), 1st Prize at Estoril Lisbon Music Competition (Lisbon, 2015), 1st Prize at Porto 'Santa Ceclia' Piano Competition (Porto, 2011), Prize 'Richard Wagner Circle' (Germany, 2016), and "Special Prize" at Concours International de Piano Son Altesse Royale La Princesse Lalla Meryem (Morocco, 2016).Program:Lus de Freitas Branco: 10 PreldiosClaude Debussy: Prludes, Book IModest Mussorgsky: Pictures at an ExhibitionPresented by the Anna-Maria Moggio Foundation

Madama Butterfly - Metropolitan
November 17, 2019 - New York

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plcido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brck, and Elizabeth DeShong is Suzuki, sharing the role with Maria Zifchack.

La Bohme - Metropolitan
November 17, 2019 - New York

Three casts of captivating artists bring Puccini's classic tragedy of bohemian friends and lovers to life in Franco Zeffirelli's immortal staging. Tenors Matthew Polenzani, Roberto Alagna, and Joseph Calleja trade off as the exuberant Rodolfo, alongside sopranos Ailyn Prez, Hei-Kyung Hong, and Maria Agresta as the fragile Mim. Marco Armiliato and Emmanuel Villaume share conducting duties.

New York Youth Symphony opens 57th season at Carnegie Hall - Carnegie Hall
November 17, 2019 - New York

The New York Youth Symphony (NYYS) opens its 2019-2020 season with a performance by the NYYS Orchestra on November 17 at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium, led by Music Director Michael Repper. The concert features thirteen-year-old prodigy pianist Harmony Zhu in her Carnegie Hall debut performing Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1, in celebration of Beethoven's 250th birthday year. The orchestra's program includes the world premiere of First Music commission Rehen de tus labios, o Escena de telenovela (Hostage of your lips or Telenovela scene) by Marco-Adrian Ramos, the first performance of Joan Tower's Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman No. 1 at Carnegie Hall, and Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade.

New York Youth Symphony opens 57th season at Carnegie Hall - Carnegie Hall - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
November 17, 2019 - New York

The New York Youth Symphony (NYYS) opens its 2019-2020 season with a performance by the NYYS Orchestra on November 17 at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium, led by Music Director Michael Repper. The concert features thirteen-year-old prodigy pianist Harmony Zhu in her Carnegie Hall debut performing Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1, in celebration of Beethoven's 250th birthday year. The orchestra's program includes the world premiere of First Music commission Rehen de tus labios, o Escena de telenovela (Hostage of your lips or Telenovela scene) by Marco-Adrian Ramos, the first performance of Joan Tower's Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman No. 1 at Carnegie Hall, and Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade.$20-75.Presented by New York Youth Symphonyhttps://www.nyys.org/events/event/2019/11/17/season-opening-concert-orchestra/251909 info@nyss.org 212-581-5933

Celebrating Musical Heritage - Our Saviour's Atonement Lutheran Church
Through November 17, 2019 - New York

FEATURINGAndy Bhasin, violinDavid West, celloMitchell Vines, pianoABOUT NY CHAMBER COLLECTIVENY Chamber Collective seeks to showcase top-notch chamber music concerts in intimate settings; allowing the audience an up close look at what makes great music. With a flexible instrumentation NYCC adapts the ensemble to make the most engaging and meaningful concert experiences for their fans.

Akhnaten - The Metropolitan Opera
Through December 07, 2019 - New York

Director Phelim McDermott tackles another one of Philip Glass's masterpieces, following the now-legendary Met staging of Satyagraha. Star countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo is the title pharaoh, the revolutionary ruler who transformed ancient Egypt, with the striking mezzo-soprano J'Nai Bridges in her Met debut as his wife, Nefertiti. To match the opera's hypnotic, ritualistic music, McDermott has created an arresting vision that includes a virtuosic company of acrobats and jugglers. Karen Kamensek conducts in her Met debut.

Porgy and Bess - The Metropolitan Opera
Through February 01, 2020 - New York

BY GEORGE GERSHWIN, DUBOSE AND DOROTHY HEYWARD, AND IRA GERSHWINOne of America's favorite operas returns to the Met for the first time in nearly 30 years. James Robinson's stylish production transports audiences to Catfish Row on the Charleston waterfront, vibrant with the music, dancing, emotion, and heartbreak of its inhabitants. "If you're going to stage Gershwin's opera, this is how," raved the Guardian when the new production premiered in London in 2018. David Robertson conducts a dynamic cast, featuring the sympathetic duo of Eric Owens and Angel Blue in the title roles and an all-star ensemble that includes Golda Schultz, Latonia Moore, Denyce Graves, Frederick Ballentine, Alfred Walker, and Ryan Speedo Green.Porgy and Bess Special Events

Le Nozze di Figaro - The Metropolitan Opera
Through February 22, 2020 - New York

Two outstanding castsincluding sopranos Nadine Sierra, Anita Hartig, Susanna Phillips, and Hanna-Elisabeth Mller; mezzo-sopranos Galle Arquez and Marianne Crebassa; baritone Mariusz Kwiecien; and bass-baritones Luca Pisaroni and Adam Plachetkacome together for Mozart's scintillating class comedy. Antonello Manacorda and Cornelius Meister conduct Sir Richard Eyre's fast-paced productio

Le Nozze di Figaro - The Metropolitan Opera
Through February 22, 2020 - New York

Two outstanding castsincluding sopranos Nadine Sierra, Anita Hartig, Susanna Phillips, and Hanna-Elisabeth Mller; mezzo-sopranos Galle Arquez and Marianne Crebassa; baritone Mariusz Kwiecien; and bass-baritones Luca Pisaroni and Adam Plachetkacome together for Mozart's scintillating class comedy. Antonello Manacorda and Cornelius Meister conduct Sir Richard Eyre's fast-paced production.

Madama Butterfly - The Metropolitan Opera
Through April 11, 2020 - New York

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plcido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brck, and Elizabeth DeShong is Suzuki, sharing the role with Maria Zifchack. Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghella's sweeping production, a perennial audience favorite.

Madama Butterfly - The Metropolitan Opera
Through April 11, 2020 - New York

Leading sopranos Hui He and Ana Mara Martnez share the heartbreaking title role of the doomed geisha, with tenors Piero Pretti and Andrea Car as the American naval officer who abandons her. The great Plcido Domingo makes his role debut as Sharpless, alternating with Paulo Szot and Markus Brck, and Elizabeth DeShong is Suzuki, sharing the role with Maria Zifchack. Pier Giorgio Morandi is on the podium for Anthony Minghella's sweeping production, a perennial audience favorite.

La Bohme - The Metropolitan Opera
Through May 17, 2020 - New York

Three casts of captivating artists bring Puccini's classic tragedy of bohemian friends and lovers to life in Franco Zeffirelli's immortal staging. Tenors Matthew Polenzani, Roberto Alagna, and Joseph Calleja trade off as the exuberant Rodolfo, alongside sopranos Ailyn Prez, Hei-Kyung Hong, and Maria Agresta as the fragile Mim. Marco Armiliato and Emmanuel Villaume share conducting duties.


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