International Keyboard Institute and Festival: Jeffrey Swann
Jeffrey Swann enjoys an international performing career which has taken him throughout the United States, Europe, Latin America and Asia. He won first prize in the Dino Ciani Competition sponsored by La Scala in Milan and a gold medal at the Queen Elisabeth Competition in Brussels. He has been Artistic Director of the Dino Ciani Festival & Academy in Cornia d'Apezzo, Italy and, since 2010, Professor of Piano at New York University. PROGRAM LISZT - Harmonies poétiques et religieuses: "Ave Maria" -Bénédiction de Dieu dans la Solitude SCHUMANN - Davidsbündlertänze, Op. 6 LISZT - from "Années de Pèlerinage" -Au bord d'une source -Vallée d'Obermann -Aux Cyprès de la Villa d'Este -Les Jeux d'eau à la Villa d'Este -Venezia e Napoli (Gondoliera, Canzone, Tarantella)
Venue: Merkin Hall
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Tallis Scholars at Miller Theatre
Sat | 8pm
The venerable Tallis Scholars make their annual appearance, exploring the ways in which composers from different eras and backgrounds reacted to the same seminal texts. The program includes multiple s...
The Queen of Spades at Metropolitan Opera House
Sat | 1PM
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Le Nozze di Figaro at Metropolitan Opera House
Sat | 8PM
Two outstanding casts—including sopranos Nadine Sierra, Anita Hartig, Susanna Phillips, and Hanna-Elisabeth Müller; mezzo-sopranos Gaëlle Arquez and Marianne Crebassa; baritone Mariusz Kwiecien; and b...