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Thu, May 1
@ 6 p.m.
Haavard Gimse, pianist
Performance by one of Norway's premiere pianists features works by Grieg (excerpts from Peasant Dances, Op. 72; and Lyric Pieces; Beethoven (Sonata, Opus 27 "Moonlight," and Chopin (24 Preludes, Opus 28).
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, May 3
@ 3 p.m.
Redefining Collaboration: The Partnership of Merce Cunningham and John Cage
Lecture by Roger Copeland
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Tue, May 6
@ 3 p.m.
Laura Hamilton and Friends
Quartets by Mozart and Faure performed by Laura Hamilton (Associate Concertmaster, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra), violin; Ariel Rudiakov, viola; David Heiss, cello (Metropolitan Opera Orchestra); and John Churchwell, piano.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, May 8
@ 6 p.m.
Treasures of the Music Division
Susanna Eyton-Jones, soprano; Frank Daykin, piano
Vocal recital based on the Library's manuscripts.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, May 10
@ 3 p.m.
Cage/Haiku
A lecture by James Pritchett that presents composer John Cage's work in the context of Japanese aesthetics.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, May 15
@ 6 p.m.
Winners of the Lotte Lenya Competition
Songs performed by prize-winning singers.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, May 22
@ 6 p.m.
An Evening of Music by W.A. Mozart
Mozart's music performed by Juliette Kang, violin (Metropolitan Opera Orchestra); Ann Kim, violin (Metropolitan Opera Orchestra); Desiree Elsevier, viola (Metropolitan Opera Orchestra); Nancy Wu, viola (Associate Concertmaster, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra); Tom Kraines, cello; Steve Williamson, clarinet.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, May 29
@ 6:30 p.m.
Treasures of the Music Division
Grant Johannesen, piano
With special guest artist Lindsay Killian, soprano. Works by Beethoven, Brahms, Chavez, David Diamond, Faure, and R. Strauss.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, June 5
@ 6 p.m.
Khachaturian
World premiere screening of a new documentary about composer Aram Khachaturian, born June 6, 1903. Produced by Peter Rosen Productions, Inc., for the Kuhn Foundation.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Fri, June 6
@ 3 p.m.
Samuel Magill, cello, with Juliet Kang, violin and Linda Hall, piano
The musicians are Metropolitan Opera artists.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, June 7
@ 3 p.m.
Original Cast Recordings panel
Panel related to recordings of the musical theater.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, June 12
@ 6 p.m.
Traditonal Dances of Egypt
Lecture by Magda Saleh. Videotapes of Egyptian dance will illustrate Dr. Saleh's talk.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, June 14
@ 3 p.m.
Halim El-Dabh In Conversation with Denise Seachrist
The Egyptian-born composer will be interviewed by the author of The Musical World of Halim El-Dabh (Kent State University Press, 2003). The program will also feature a performance on piano by Mr. El-Dabh of three of his wokrs: "Arabyaat," "Ifriqiyaat," and "Misryaat."
Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural CenterAdults
Thu, June 19
@ 6 p.m.
Nimet Habachy
Ms. Habachy will lecture on "Music's Journey from Cairo to Moorish Spain and Beyond."
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, June 21
@ 3 p.m.
Lucien Rinando, flute
Solo recital.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, June 26
@ 6 p.m.
Morocco and the Casbah Dance Experience
Morocco and her company will present a performance of the dances of Egypt.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, June 28
@ 3 p.m.
Outrageous Heart: An Afternoon with John Wallowitch
The composer will talk about his work and perform his songs.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, September 25
@ 6:30 p.m.
An Evening with Barbara Carroll
The legendary jazz/cabaret pianist/vocalist will perform songs by Vernon Duke. Double bass player Jay Leonhart will be on the program.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, September 27
@ 3 p.m.
Treasures of the Music Division
Winona Fifield, violin; Nathan Fifield, piano
Performance of works by Henry Cowell, Samuel Barber and Aaron Copland. The Henry Cowell Papers are housed in the Library's Music Division.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, October 2
@ 6 p.m.
Everything Was Possible: The Birth of the Musical "Follies"
A talk by Ted Chapin based on his new book, published by Alfred A. Knopf. Mr. Chapin, President and Executive Director of The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization, began his career as a directorial assistant on the original Broadway production of "Follies" and other shows.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, October 4
@ 3 p.m.
Hanna Lachert, violin
Beethoven sonatas performed by the New York Philharmonic violinist.
High Bridge LibraryAdults
Thu, October 9
@ 6:30 p.m.
A Centennial Tribute to Vernon Duke
Music by Vernon Duke, performed on the eve of his centennial. Artists include pianists Richard Rodney Bennett and Scott Dunn, with special guests Kay Duke Ingalls (the composer's widow), Linc Milliman (double bass) and singers Pinky Winters and Angelina Reaux.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, October 11
@ 3 p.m.
Walk a Little Faster: History and Reconstruction of the Vernon Duke/E.Y. Harburg Musical Revue
Lecturer-performer Anna Wheeler Gentry will discuss her work reconstructing the 1932 show. With performance by Ms. Gentry and pianist Vicki Ohl.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Tue, October 14
@ 3 p.m.
Songs from Cabin in the Sky and other Vernon Duke Musicals
Constance Green, soprano; Ellen Lang, mezzo soprano; Irwin Reese, tenor; John Shelhart, bass, will perform songs from Vernon Duke's best known musical and other shows. The singers are members of the Metropolitan Opera Chorus.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, October 18
@ 3 p.m.
Treasures of the Music Division
Adam Brown, guitar
Performance of works by Chavez, Bach and Britten. The Library's Music Division houses the Carlos Chavez Collection.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, October 23
@ 6 p.m.
Grant Johannesen, piano
A performance of works by Prokofiev with commentary by the artist, one of the major American musicians to have toured the Soviet Union during the 1960s.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, October 25
@ 3 p.m.
An Afternoon with Donald Saddler
Mr. Saddler, who choreographed Doris Day to Vernon Duke's music in the film April in Paris, will talk about his work on the 1952 film, which will be screened.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Mon, October 27
@ 5 p.m.
You Took Me By Surprise: The Unknown Show Music of Vernon Duke
With Max Wilk, narrator; Michael Lavine, music director; Ellen Hanley, George S. Irving and other special guests. Ms. Hanley and Mr. Irving appeared with Bette Davis in Vernon Duke's musical Two's Company.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, October 30
@ 5 p.m.
Shakespeare Without Words: Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet
Lecture by Richard Philp, Editor Emeritus, Dance Magazine.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Wed, November 5
@ 2 p.m.
Judith Kellock, soprano; Xak Bjerken, piano
Songs by Hugo Wolf
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, November 8
@ 2 p.m.
Backwards and Forwards: Influence and Originality in Prokofiev's Operas
Lecture by Scott Eyerly
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, November 13
@ 12 noon
In Custody
Screening of a film directed by Ismail Merchant.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, November 13
@ 2:30 p.m.
Cotton Mary
Screening of a film directed by Ismail Merchant.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, November 13
@ 5 p.m.
An Evening with Ismail Merchant
Lecture and reminiscences by the great producer/director, who is half the internationally renowned Merchant/Ivory team.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Fri, November 14
@ 7 a.m.
The Mystic Masseur
Screening of a film directed by Ismail Merchant.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Fri, November 14
@ 12 noon
Heat and Dust
Screening of a film produced by Ismail Merchant. Directed by James Ivory.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Fri, November 14
@ 3 p.m.
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
Screening of a film directed by Aditya Chopra. Produced by Yash Chopra (India: Yash Raj Films, 1995).
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, November 15
@ 12 noon
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham
Screening of a film directed by Karan Johar. Produced by Yash Johar and Karan Johar for Yash Raj Films (India, 2001).
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Sat, November 15
@ 4 p.m.
Saathiya
Screening of a film directed by Shaad Ali. Produced by Yash Chopra for Yash Raj Films (India, 2002)
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults
Thu, November 20
@ 5 p.m.
Samuel Magill, cello; Scott Dunn, piano; Lucian Rinando, flute
Chamber music of Vernon Duke and Sergey Prokofiev, including Duke's Tema con variazioni for flute, cello and piano (1930) and Concerto in C for cello and piano (1946); and Prokofiev's Sonata in C major, op. 119 for cello and piano (1949).
Riverside LibraryAdults
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