CLAUDIA SCHAER

A superb artist ... she had me completely mesmerized." –Catskill Chronicle


Spring Premonitions ... realized
Apr
24
8:00 pm20:00

Spring Premonitions ... realized

  • Christ & St. Stephen's Church

(Concert re-scheduled from March snow-postponement)

ELIZABETH BELL ~ Chamber Concertino
GONZALO GARRICO-LECCA ~ Octatonic Dances
MAX LIFCHITZ ~ Yellow Ribbons No.40
ANDREW THOMAS ~ Premonitions

Bar Harbor Music Festival Fundraiser
Apr
20
6:00 pm18:00

Bar Harbor Music Festival Fundraiser

  • Kosciusko Foundation

An elegant and relaxed evening in the magnificent Kosciusko Foundation:
Cocktails at 6pm, recital at 7pm, buffet dinner 8pm.
Benefit Tickets $300:  reserve yours at info @ barharbormusicfestival . org

Program:

Matthew Peterson - Näcken
Tartini-Kreisler - Devil's Trill Sonata
Bach-Schumann - Gavotte en Rondeau from Partia in E Major
W.A. Mozart - Rondo in C+
Edward Elgar - La Capricieuse
Franz von Vecsey - Valse Triste
Scott-Kreisler - Lotusland
Poldini-Kreisler - Dancing Doll
Henri Wieniawski - Scherzo-Tarantella
Ponce-Heifetz - Estrellita

Stravinsky, Piazzolla, Satoh, Adams
Jan
31
8:00 pm20:00

Stravinsky, Piazzolla, Satoh, Adams

  • DiMenna Center, Benzaquen Hall

An energy-filled evening of 20th-century violin and piano works.

Stravinsky's neoclassical Suite Italienne (from the ballet Pulcinella) opens,
Piazzolla's dusky tangos follow,
Satoh's exotic birds call,
Adam's Road Movies takes the musical journey on a wild and lively ride to the end.

General Admission $20; Students and Seniors $15
Tickets at the door, cash only please

Voice of the Violin: Myths and Phantasms
Nov
18
7:00 pm19:00

Voice of the Violin: Myths and Phantasms

  • Bloomingdale School of Music

 

with Julia den Boer, piano; Alejandro Cote, guitar

Karol Szymanowksi – Mythes
Claude Debussy - The Girl with the Flaxen Hair
Josef Suk – Un Poco Triste, and Burleska
Khatchaturian-Heifetz – Sabre Dance
Isaac Albeníz – Tango
Enrique Granados – Spanish Dance #5
Cyril Scott – Lotusland
Poldini-Kreisler – Dancing Doll
Rimsky-Korsakov-Heifetz – Flight of the Bumblebee
Antonio Bazzini – Round of the Goblins

 

Bar Harbour Music Festival: Stolen Moments
Jul
13
8:00 pm20:00

Bar Harbour Music Festival: Stolen Moments

  • Bar Harbor Congregational Church,

NORTH/SOUTH CONSONANCE DUO
Claudia Schaer, Violinist; Max Lifchitz, Pianist

Music by Augusta Read Thomas, Nico Muhly, Daria Semegen, Max Lifchitz (world première), Luciano Berio, and Edmund Cionek (world première)

The audience is cordially invited to a reception following the concert at the Argosy Gallery II, 6 Mount Desert Street, to meet the Artists and Composers.

More about the concert: http://www.musicalamerica.com/news/newsstory.cfm?archived=0&storyID=36517&categoryID=5

New Music at an Early Time (6pm)
Jun
28
6:00 pm18:00

New Music at an Early Time (6pm)

  • Bloomingdale School of Music

North/South Duo with Max Lifchitz, piano


Augusta Read THOMAS    Toft Serenade
Nico MUHLY     Piece for Solo Piano
Daria SEMEGEN     Music for Solo Violin
Max LIFCHITZ    Yellow Ribbons #51 - dedicated to the victims at Pulse
Luciano BERIO       Due Pezzi
Edmund CIONEK    Stolen Moments in Green and Blue

Prayer
Jun
21
8:00 pm20:00

Prayer

  • Christ & St. Stephen's Church

U.S. Première of Margarita Zelenaia's I Believe for Violin and Orchestra

Also on the program:
Confluences - Paolo Geminiani
Remembrances - Joyce Solomon Moorman
Forget Me Not - Max Lifchitz

Due Amici
Jun
4
8:00 pm20:00

Due Amici

Violin and Guitar music with Alejandro Cote

Music by
Paganini, Vivaldi, Bartók, Granados, Piazzolla

 

20th-Century Contrasts
Apr
8
7:00 pm19:00

20th-Century Contrasts

  • Bloomingdale School of Music

John Cage: Nocturne 
Anton Webern: 4 Pieces for violin and piano 
Witold Lutoslawksi: Subito
Arvo Pärt: Spiegel im Spiegel
Béla Bartók: Contrasts for violin, clarinet, and piano

with
Julia den Boer, piano
Alicia Bennet, clarinet

Duo Sonoro plays Mozart and Beethoven
Feb
20
8:00 pm20:00

Duo Sonoro plays Mozart and Beethoven

  • Winchester Gardens

Claudia Schaer, violin
Emi Kagawa, piano

Mozart: Sonata in G Major, K.301
Beethoven: Sonata #9 in A major, Op.47 "Kreutzer"


Repeat concert:
Sunday Feburary 21, 4pm
Bloomingdale School of Music
323 W.108 Street, New York, NY
(Free - no tickets required)

Violinists' Dreams and Dances
Nov
13
7:00 pm19:00

Violinists' Dreams and Dances

  • Bloomingdale School of Music

Works by: 
Tartini, Wieniawski, Vecsey, Joachim, Kreisler, Saraste, Elgar, Paganini , Piazzolla, Grapelli

With:
Eduard Laurel, piano
Alejandro Cote, Matt Butterman, guitar

Recital with Shiou Der
Sep
26
3:00 pm15:00

Recital with Shiou Der

  • Steinway Hall

Featuring:

Manuel de Falla - Suite Populaire Espagnole
Fritz Kreisler - Tambourin Chinois
George Gershwin - Summertime

Listen Closely Presents: Strings in Counterpoint ~ Violin+Viola
Aug
14
Aug 16

Listen Closely Presents: Strings in Counterpoint ~ Violin+Viola

  • Listen Closely: Inwood Chamber Music Series

LISTEN CLOSELY with Rose Hashimoto

Strings in Counterpoint: Violin+Viola
Works by Mozart, Rolla, Martinu and Handel-Halvorsen
 

Fri. Aug.21, 7pm ~    Dichter Pharmacy & Soda Shoppe (4953 Bway btw 207 & Isham)

Sat. Aug.22, 10am ~ Inwood Greenmarket (Isham Street btw. Seaman & Cooper)
           "         1pm ~ Abby's Lawn, Fort Tryon Park (just north of Linden Terrace)

Sun. Aug.23, 4pm ~ Bruce Reynolds Memorial Garden (south end of Park Terrace East)

Music, Narrative, and the Moving Image - Concert
Aug
12
7:30 pm19:30

Music, Narrative, and the Moving Image - Concert

  • Fordham University, Lincoln Center, 12th Floor

Word and Music Association conference concert.

Music by Alexander Tcherepnin, Hanns Eisler, Lawrence Kramer, Axel Englund, and others. 


Concert includes an encounter with Hitchcock ...

~ with Michael Halliwell, baritone; Heidi Hart, mezzo-soprano; Laura Wahlfors, David Francis Urrows, and Walter Bernhart, piano. 

Free admission