2014-15 Concerts

Concert I: Saturday, September 20, 2014, 8pm

The Bruno Walter Auditorium at the NY Public Library for Performing Arts at Lincoln Center
111 Amsterdam Avenue at West 65th Street, New York, NY 10023

Professional Recital Debut of Ashley Jennifer Jackson, Harp
The AME Quartet: Robin Zeh, Violin I; Victoria Paterson, Violin II; Jessica Meyer, Viola; Arash Amini, Cello
Artist Bios
Form and Fantasy
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750): French Suite No. 1 in D minor
  • Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757): Sonata in A major, K. 499
  • Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757): Sonata in A major, K. 113
  • Marcel Tournier (1879–1951): Sonatine Op. 30 (1924)
Intermission

Concert II: Thursday, October 30, 2014, 8pm

Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center
129 West 67th St., New York, NY 10036

CMNY presents the American Modern Ensemble
Guest Conductor: David Alan Miller
AME’s 10th Anniversary Season Opening Night: Ghosts & Ghouls
Artist Bios
  • Rob Paterson: Closet Full Of Demons (2001)
  • Rob Paterson: Hell’s Kitchen (2014)
  • Rob Paterson: Ghost Theater (2013)
Intermission – Discussion with the Artists
  • George Crumb: Music for a Summer Evening (Makrokosmos III)(1974)
  • David Del Tredici: Dracula (1999)

Concert III: Saturday, April 11, 2015, 8pm

The Bruno Walter Auditorium at the NY Public Library for Performing Arts at Lincoln Center
111 Amsterdam Avenue at West 65th Street, New York, NY 10023

Lumiere String Quartet with Emir Gamsızoğlu, piano
Artist Bios
This concert is generously underwritten by William Greenberg Desserts
  • Britten: Three Divertimenti for String Quartet (1936)
    I. March
    II. Waltz
    III. Burlesque

 

  • Shostakovich: Piano Trio in e minor, Op. 67 (1944)
    I. Andante
    II. Allegro con brio
    III. Largo
    IV. Allegretto
Intermission
  • Schumann: Piano Quintet in Eb major, Op. 44 (1842)
    I. Allegro Brillante
    II. In modo d’una marcia. Un poco largamente
    III. Scherzo: Molto vivace
    IV. Allegro ma non troppo

Concert IV: Tuesday April 28, 2015, 7:30pm

Co-presented with Concert Artists Guild
Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Seventh Avenue at West 57th Street

PUBLIQuartet, Winners of the 2013 CAG New Music/New Places Award

Music of Stravinsky, Ligeti, Jesse Montgomery, & an original Mind|The|Gap composition


Concert V: Saturday, May 16, 2015, 8pm

The Bruno Walter Auditorium at the NY Public Library for Performing Arts at Lincoln Center
111 Amsterdam Avenue at West 65th Street, New York, NY 10023

CMNY presents Talujon
Artist Bios
  • Lou Harrison: Song of the Quetzalcoatl
  • Iannis Xenakis: Okho
  • Alexandre Lunsqui: Entresons.Recreo
  • Talujon: Their Four and Sow Three
Intermission
  • Steve Reich: Drumming, Part 1
  • Frederic Rzewski: Coming Together