An Evening with Fred Hersch: 50 Years After The Stonewall Riots
Presented at Caffe Lena A select member of jazz's piano pantheon, Fred Hersch is a pervasively influential creative force who has shaped the music's course over more than three decades as an improviser, composer, educator, bandleader, collaborator and recording artist. He has been proclaimed "the most arrestingly innovative pianist in jazz over the last decade" by Vanity Fair, "an elegant force of musical invention" by The L.A. Times, and "a living legend" by The New Yorker.
Venue: Saratoga Performing Arts Center
108 Avenue of the Pines Map
New York Festival of Song: Marc Blitzstein's 'No For an Answer' & Kurt Weill's 'Silbersee' at Merkin Hall
Tue | 8 pm
Two powerful, neglected theater works by a pair of masters, both on the theme of resisting injustice. With soprano Sari Gruber, mezzo-soprano Rebecca Jo Loeb, tenor Alex Manoori, baritone John Brancy,...
Cristiana Pegoraro, Piano at Carnegie Hall
Tue | 8 PM
Performers Cristiana Pegoraro, Piano...
Irish Chamber Orchestra at Carnegie Hall
Tue | 7:30 PM
Hear unique explorations of a classic Baroque form and clarinet fireworks. The fugue (imitation of a theme in simultaneously sounding melodic lines) enjoyed its heyday in the Baroque era, but Mozart's...