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Events for October 2018
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Oct 24, 2018
Inside Chamber Music
Dates: Oct 24 6:30PM
Auditorium: Daniel and Joanna S. Rose Studio
Contact: Melissa Muscato
  165 W. 65th Street, 10th Floor
  New York, NY United States
Phone: 2128755788
e-mail: info@chambermusicsociety.org
Web: http://www.chambermusicsociety.org/nyc/events/upcoming/inside-chamber-music-with-bruce-adolphe-october-24-2018/

Join distinguished composer and radio personality Bruce Adolphe for investigations and insights into masterworks performed during the Alice Tully Hall season. Inside Chamber Music lectures are beloved by regulars and a revelation to first-timers for their depth, accessibility, and brilliance. Each lecture is supported by excerpts from the featured piece, performed live by CMS artists. Program Debussy Sonata for Cello and Piano (1915)

Transform. Innovate. Inspire.
Dates: Oct 24
Sponsor: Distinguished Concerts International New York
Auditorium: Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, Carnegie Hall
Contact: DCINY
  881 7th Avenue (at 57th Street)
  New York, NY United States
Phone: 212-707-8566 ext.330
e-mail: BoxOffice@DCINY.org
Web: http://www.carnegiehall.org/calendar/2018/10/24/the-rensselaer-orchestra-0800pm

The Rensselaer Orchestra is an ensemble of undergraduate and graduate students at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York. Under the direction of Maestro Nicholas DeMaison, the ensemble will perform Missy Mazzoli’s River Rouge Transfiguration and Jean Sibelius’s Symphony No. 5 in E-flat major, Op. 82. This performance will celebrate the launch of Rensselaer’s new Bachelor of Science in Music. Performers: The Rensselaer Orchestra Nicholas DeMaison, Conductor Program: Missy Mazzoli: River Rouge Transfiguration Jean Sibelius: Symphony No. 5 in E-flat major, Op. 82 Tickets $20-$100! On Sale Now! Visit CarnegieHall.org or call 212-247-7800 Box Office: 57th Street and Seventh Avenue

Yuja Wang, piano and Martin Grubinger, percussion
Dates: Oct 24
Auditorium: Hill Auditorium
  825 North University Avenue
  Ann Arbor, MI United States
Phone: 7347642538
Web: https://ums.org/performance/yuja-wang-and-martin-grubinger/

For the 2018-19 season, Yuja Wang was selected to anchor one of two Carnegie Hall “Perspectives” series and given free rein to program five concerts of her choosing. Her UMS concert is a warm-up for the first of these, featuring daring arrangements of Stravinsky's Rite of Spring and Bartók's Sonata for Pianos and Percussion with the creative percussionist Martin Grubinger and the Percussive Planet Ensemble.

Oct 25, 2018
Rose Studio Series: Brahms, Schulhoff, and Schumann
Dates: Oct 25 6:30PM + 9PM
Auditorium: Daniel and Joanna S. Rose Studio
Contact: Melissa Muscato
  165 W. 65th Street, 10th Floor
  New York, NY United States
Phone: 2128755788
e-mail: info@chambermusicsociety.org
Web: http://www.chambermusicsociety.org/nyc/events/upcoming/rose-studio-concert-october-25-2018/

Explore both classics and rarities of the chamber music repertoire presented in a traditional setting. Program BRAHMS Scherzo, WoO 2, from “F-A-E” Sonata for Violin and Piano (1853) SCHULHOFF Duo for Violin and Cello (1925) SCHUMANN Quintet in E-flat major for Piano, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello, Op. 44 (1842)

Rose Studio Series: Brahms, Schulhoff, and Schumann
Dates: Oct 25 9PM
Auditorium: Daniel and Joanna S. Rose Studio
Contact: Melissa Muscato
  165 W. 65th Street, 10th Floor
  New York, NY United States
Phone: 2128755788
e-mail: info@chambermusicsociety.org
Web: http://www.chambermusicsociety.org/nyc/events/upcoming/rose-studio-concert-october-25-2018/

Explore both classics and rarities of the chamber music repertoire presented in a traditional setting. Program BRAHMS Scherzo, WoO 2, from “F-A-E” Sonata for Violin and Piano (1853) Schulhoff Duo for Violin and Cello (1925) SCHUMANN Quintet in E-flat major for Piano, Two Violins, Viola, and Cello, Op. 44 (1842) Performance Details This event will take place at the Daniel and Joanna S. Rose Studio. Please click here for more information on the venue.

The Death of Oedipus, chamber opera
Dates: 10/25/2018
Sponsor: Martin Halpern
Auditorium: Davenport Theatre complex
Contact: Audrey Ross
  354 W 45 St
  NY, NY United States
Phone: marhalp2@gmail.com
e-mail: audreyrosspub@aol.com
Web: http://martinhalpern.com

Composer/librettist Martin Halpern presents his chamber opera "The Death of Oedipus," freely based on Sophocles' last play Oedipus at Colonus. Baritone Jim Trainor appears as Oedipus; soprano Emily Stokes is Antigone; tenor Aram Tchobanian is First Citizen; baritone Joseph Mace is Second Citizens, and tenor Joseph Peterson is the Theban officer. Accompanied by pianist Raisa Kagramanova.

Oct 26, 2018
Aizuri Quartet (M-Prize 2018 Winner)
Dates: Oct 26
Auditorium: Rackham Auditorium
  915 East Washington Street
  Ann Arbor, MI United States
Phone: 7347642538
Web: https://ums.org/performance/m-prize-winner-2018/

Combining their deep study of classical music with a naturally warm and exuberant approach to audiences and students, the Aizuri Quartet is passionate about creating diverse points of entry into the string quartet repertoire. Finding great joy in working with contemporary composers and exploring unusual collaborations, the Aizuri Quartet is proud to have commissioned and premiered works by Pulitzer Prize-winner Caroline Shaw, Paul Wiancko , Yevgeniy Sharlat, Gabriella Smith, Rene Orth, and Alyssa Weinberg.

Resolution: Eroica
Dates: Oct 26 to 27
Auditorium: St. Paul's Church
  315 West 22nd Street
  New York, NY United States
Phone: 888-741-2915
e-mail: info@chelseasymphony.org
Web: http://chelseasymphony.org/concert/eroica

The Chelsea Symphony continues its thirteenth season RESOLUTION: MUSIC OF SOCIAL ACTION by welcoming co-founder Yaniv Segal back in a unique dual role as conductor and arranger. This special concert is anchored by Beethoven's seminal Symphony No. 3, known as the "Eroica." Accompanying this work on both concerts is also his Fidelio suite in a new arrangement by Yaniv Segal. Preceding the Beethoven second half, Yaniv will take the podium to conduct solo violist David Bojanowski for Paul Hindemith's Trauermusik on Friday night and violin soloist Phong Ta for the US premiere of Flight, Concerto for Violin and Strings, by Oliver Davis. Concerts will be held at St. Paul's German Lutheran Church, 315 West 22nd Street Tickets on sale at Eventbrite! Conductors: Mark Seto Yaniv Segal

Oct 27, 2018
The Revolution, Vol 32
Dates: Oct 27
Auditorium: National Sawdust
  80 North 6th St
  Brooklyn, NY United States
Phone: 6467798455
e-mail: info@nationalsawdust.org
Web: http://nationalsawdust.org/event/the-revolution-vol-32/

THE REVOLUTION is a performance series highlighting Brooklyn & Harlem based artists + musicians that not only represent the core of independent pop culture but who currently stand in the breeding ground of evolution within their genre. This local musical movement empowers community, change, and activism through performance and unity amongst the arts. Once a month, three different artists showcasing three different genres have a chance to spread love, light, and awareness through their music and their stories. This series supports revolutionary artistry and how important music is to healing, in all aspects of life. As a part of VOL. 30, The Revolution will feature three incredible live performances from local artists: Ayoinmotion, Apex Sky, & LADYBUG

Oct 28, 2018
Aeolus Quartet
Dates: Oct. 28, 2018
Sponsor: Music at Kohl Mansion
Auditorium: Kohl Mansion
  2750 Adeline Drive
  Burlingame, CA United States
Phone: 6507621130
e-mail: admin@musicatkohl.org
Web: https://musicatkohl.org/

Hailed as "clearly a string quartet to watch" (Cleveland Plain Dealer), the Aeolus Quartet, this season's Music at Kohl Discovery Artist, makes its Kohl début with an eclectic program of Classical, Romantic, American, and 20th Century works from Beethoven to Golijov. Formed in 2008 at the Cleveland Institute of Music, the Aeolus Quartet is notably the Grand Prize winner of the 2011 Plowman Chamber Music Competition and 2011 Chamber Music Yellow Springs Competition. Additionally, the ensemble has been praised for its extensive and imaginative outreach efforts, receiving the 2013 Educator Award from the Fischoff National Chamber Music Association. The Quartet will perform Korngold's String Quartet No. 2 in E-Flat Major, Op. 26; Tenebrae by Argentinian composer Osvaldo Golijov; American composer and Guggenheim Fellow Ben Johnston's String Quartet No. 4, Amazing Grace; and Beethoven's String Quartet in D Major, Op. 18, No. 3.

Afternoon Chamber Music Concert
Dates: Oct 28
Sponsor: The Harlem Chamber Players
Auditorium: Goddard Riverside Community Center Bernie Wohl Center
Contact: Liz Player, Yin Yin Gene
  647 Columbus Avenue at 91st Street
  New York, NY United States
Phone: 9177446948
e-mail: info@harlemchamberplayers.org
Web: http://harlemchamberplayers.org/postcards_html/2018-2019_concert_announcements/goddard_riverside_community_center_2018.html

Afternoon Chamber Music by members of the Harlem Chamber Players. Program to include Josef Suk Meditation for Strings William Grant Still Mother and Child Neal Kirkwood Three Descriptions of Surrealist Paintings for Violin and Cello Brahms Sextet No. 1 in B-flat Major, Op.18

Aizuri Quartet: Blueprinting
Dates: Oct 28
Auditorium: National Sawdust
  80 North 6th St
  Brooklyn, NY United States
Phone: 6467798455
e-mail: info@nationalsawdust.org
Web: http://nationalsawdust.org/event/aizuri-quartet/

Join the award-winning NYC–based Aizuri Quartet as they celebrate the release of their debut album, Blueprinting, on New Amsterdam Records. The group will perform a set of music from the album, featuring new works written for the Aizuri Quartet by five of today’s most exciting American composers: Lembit Beecher, Yevgeniy Sharlat, Caroline Shaw, Gabriella Smith, and Paul Wiancko. All five of these composers possess a special understanding of the expressive range and power of the string quartet. As part of the concert, the group will perform alongside custom–built, electronically controlled sound sculptures that generate sound from bike wheels and wine glasses. As the album title suggests, Blueprinting implies building a project that takes time and requires significant planning. The works featured on the album were all born out of a close collaboration between the quartet and the composers, and the Aizuri Quartet is committed to exploring the full spectrum of the story behind each piece, adding layers of

The Kreutzer Connection
Dates: Oct 28 5PM
Auditorium: Alice Tully Hall
Contact: Melissa Muscato
  1941 Broadway
  New York, NY United States
Phone: 2128755788
e-mail: info@chambermusicsociety.org
Web: https://www.chambermusicsociety.org/nyc/events/upcoming/the-kreutzer-connection-october-28-2018/

A thread of intrigue connects the dramatic works on this fascinating program. A shocking Tolstoy novella is vividly captured in Janá?ek’s quartet, and the cause of the story’s mayhem—Beethoven’s “Kreutzer” Sonata—concludes the evening. Kreutzer’s beguiling Caprice, and highly-charged works by Beethoven and Prokofiev, complete this concert’s thrilling, theatrical profile. BEETHOVEN Quartet in F minor for Strings, Op. 95, “Serioso” (1810-11) PROKOFIEV Sarcasms,Five Pieces for Piano, Op. 17 (1912-14) JANACEK Quartet No. 1 for Strings, “The Kreutzer Sonata” (1923) KREUTZER Caprice No. 35 in E-flat major for Violin (1796) BEETHOVEN Sonata in A major for Violin and Piano, Op. 47, “Kreutzer” (1802-03) Juho Pohjonen, PIANO • Angelo Xiang Yu, VIOLIN • Calidore String Quartet (Jeffrey Myers, Ryan Meehan, VIOLIN • Jeremy Berry, VIOLA • Estelle Choi, CELLO)

Verismo Opera Presents Bellini's Norma
Dates: Oct 28
Sponsor: New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera
Auditorium: Bergen Performing Arts Center
Contact: info@verismopera.org
  30 North Van Brunt St.
  Englewood, NJ United States
Phone: 2018860561
e-mail: info@verismopera.org
Web: http://verismopera.org/auditions-verismo-opera-chorus-norma/

Bring the family to see Verismo Opera's full production of Vincenzo Bellini's Norma, set in ancient Rome. Under Artistic Director Lucine Amara, the opera features traditional staging with magnificent sets, a live orchestra under Maestra Lucy Arner, and a full chorus led by Chorus Director Michael Wittenburg. The entire cast performs in period costumes. Sung in Italian, with English supertitles provided. Visit http://bit.ly/VerismoOperaNorma for announcements about time limited discount ticket rates for children, seniors, groups, and individuals. Purchase regularly priced tickets at www.bergenpac.org, at the box office, and by calling (201) 227-1030 or toll-free at 1-888-PACSHOW.

Oct 29, 2018
Master Class with Calidore String Quartet
Dates: Oct 29 11AM
Auditorium: Daniel and Joanna S. Rose Studio
Contact: Melissa Muscato
  165 W. 65th Street, 10th Floor
  New York, NY United States
Phone: 2128755788
e-mail: mmuscato@chambermusicsociety.org
Web: http://www.chambermusicsociety.org/nyc/events/upcoming/master-class-with-calidore-string-quartet-october-29-2018/

The art of interpretation and details of technique are explained as master artists share their wisdom with the next generation of chamber musicians. Free, but tickets are required. Suggested admission of $10. Call 212-875-5788 to reserve free tickets.

Oct 30, 2018
CMSLC: Kreutzer Connection
Dates: Oct 30, 2018
Auditorium: The Harris Theater
  205 East Randolph Drive
  Chicago, IL United States
Phone: 312.334.7777
Web: http://www.harristheaterchicago.org/tickets/2018-2019-season/cms2--kreutzer-conne

A thread of intrigue connects the dramatic works on this fascinating program. A shocking Tolstoy novella is vividly captured in Janácek’s quartet, and the cause of the story’s mayhem — Beethoven’s “Kreutzer” Sonata — concludes the evening. Kreutzer’s beguiling Caprice, and highly-charged works by Beethoven and Prokofiev, complete this concert’s thrilling, theatrical profile. Beethoven | Quartet in F minor for Strings, Op. 95, “Serioso” (1810-11) Prokofiev | Sarcasms, Five Pieces for Piano, Op. 17 (1912-14) Janácek | Quartet No. 1 for Strings, “The Kreutzer Sonata” (1923) Kreutzer | Caprice No. 35 in E-flat major for Violin (1796) Beethoven | Sonata in A major for Violin and Piano, Op. 47, “Kreutzer” (1802-03)

Taiwan Philharmonic and Stephen Hough
Dates: October 30, 2018
Auditorium: Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall
  600 Town Center Dr
  Costa Mesa, CA United States
Phone: 714.556.2787
e-mail: info@scfta.org
Web: http://www.scfta.org/events/2018/taiwan-philharmonic

The Taiwan Philharmonic visits Costa Mesa with one of today’s greatest living pianists, Stephen Hough, as part of their 2018 North American tour after a highly-acclaimed 2016 US debut. “From Formosa” refers to a historic republic on the island of Taiwan. This performance traces Taiwan’s classical music tradition with Taiwanese composer Gordon Chin’s ‘Dancing Song’ alongside works by Liszt, Debussy, and Ravel. Music Director Shao-Chia Lü conducts.

Oct 31, 2018
Fall Silberman Series: Tessa Lark (violin) & Andrew Armstrong (piano)
Dates: October 31
Sponsor: Baruch Performing Arts Center
Auditorium: Baruch Performing Arts Center
  55 Lexington Avenue
  New York, NY United States
Phone: 8668114111
e-mail: ClassicalCommunications@gmail.com
Web: http://ci.ovationtix.com/1091/production/996152?performanceId=10307920

Winner of the Naumburg International Violin Competiton, and recent recipient of a Borletti-Buitoni 2018 Fellowship, Tessa Lark brings her "...emotional concentration and technical prowess" (Cleveland Plain Dealer) to the BPAC stage. Ms. Lark is joined by pianist Andrew Armstrong for Stravinsky's Suite Italienne, Beethoven's Kreutzer Sonata, and her own composition, Appalachian Fantasy.

Taiwan Philharmonic and Stephen Hough
Dates: October 31, 2018
Auditorium: Copley Symphony Hall
  750 B Street
  San Diego, CA United States
Phone: 619.235.0804
e-mail: info@sandiegosymphony.org
Web: http://purchasing.sandiegosymphony.org/single/eventDetail.aspx?p=7134

The Taiwan Philharmonic visits San Diego with one of today’s greatest living pianists, Stephen Hough, as part of their 2018 North American tour after a highly-acclaimed 2016 US debut. “From Formosa” refers to a historic republic on the island of Taiwan. This performance traces Taiwan’s classical music tradition with Taiwanese composer Gordon Chin’s ‘Dancing Song’ alongside works by Liszt, Debussy, and Ravel. Music Director Shao-Chia Lü conducts.



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