Carnegie Hall Presents

Signatures

What unites the concerts on this series is their distinctiveness. From a film on the 1927 Mississippi River flood with live music by Bill Frissell to a magical night with the Salzburg Marionette Theater and András Schiff, each performance is one of a kind.

Series Events

Friday, November 4, 2011 | 10 PM
Bill Frisell / Bill Morrison
The Great Flood
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Bill Frisell, Guitar
  • Ron Miles, Trumpet
  • Tony Scherr, Bass
  • Kenny Wollesen, Drums

Program

  • BILL FRISELL The Great Flood
    (NY Premiere, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
    Film by Bill Morrison
    Music by Bill Frisell
"Benny's Bugle"
Bill Frisell
Savoy
Monday, March 26, 2012 | 7:30 PM
So Percussion
"We Are All Going In Different Directions"—A John Cage Celebration
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • So Percussion
    ·· Eric Beach
    ·· Josh Quillen
    ·· Adam Sliwinski
    ·· Jason Treuting
  • Matmos
    ·· Drew Daniel, Electronics
    ·· M.C. Schmidt, Electronics
  • Dan Deacon, Electronics
  • Cenk Ergün, Electronics
  • Beth Meyers, Viola

Program

  • CAGE Credo in US
  • SO PERCUSSION / MATMOS Needles
  • CAGE Imaginary Landscape #1
  • CAGE Quartet for Percussion from She is Asleep
  • CENK ERGÜN Use
  • DAN DEACON "Bottles" from Ghostbuster Cook: The Origin of the Riddler
  • DAN DEACON Take a Deep Breath
  • CAGE 18' 12", A Simultaneous Performance of Cage Works
    ·· Inlets (Improvisation II)
    ·· 0' 00" (4' 32" No. 2)
    ·· Duet for Cymbal
    ·· 45' for a Speaker
  • JASON TREUTING 24 x 24 (NY Premiere)
  • CAGE Third Construction
Cage Third Construction
So Percussion
Audio Clips and Excerpts - Carnegie Hall's 2011-2012 Season
Thursday, April 5, 2012 | 7:30 PM
Vogler Quartet
Ute Lemper
Berlin Nights / Paris Days: The Art of Chanson
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Ute Lemper, Vocalist
  • Vogler Quartet
    ·· Tim Vogler, Violin
    ·· Frank Reinecke, Violin
    ·· Stefan Fehlandt, Viola
    ·· Stephan Forck, Cello
  • Stefan Malzew, Piano, Clarinet, and Accordion

Program

  • SCHULHOFF Selections from Five Pieces for String Quartet
    ·· Alla Valse Viennese
    ·· Alla Serenata
    ·· Alla Czeca
  • MAITRIER "Elle Fréquentait la Rue Pigalle" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • EMER "L'Accordéoniste" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • WEILL "Surabaya Johnny" from Happy End (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • WEILL "Die Moritat von Mackie Messer" from Die Dreigroschenoper (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • EISLER "Der Graben" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • EISLER "Über den Selbstmord" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • EISLER "Ballade vom Wasserrad" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • BOGOSLOVSKY "Temnaya Noch" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • CHAVA ALBERSTEIN "Stiller Abend" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • SCHULHOFF Selections from Five Pieces for String Quartet
    ·· Alla Tango Milonga
    ·· Alla Tarantella
  • CHAVA ALBERSTEIN "Ikh shtey unter a Bokserboym" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • PIAZZOLLA Yo Soy María (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • PIAZZOLLA Oblivion (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • PIAZZOLLA La última grela (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • BREL "Chanson de Jacky" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • BREL "Ne me quitte pas" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
  • BREL "Amsterdam" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
Maitrier's "Elle Fréquentait la Rue Pigalle" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
Ute Lemper, Vocalist | Vogler Quartet | Stefan Malzew, Piano, Clarinet, and Accordion
Steinway & Sons
Weill's "Surabaya Johnny" and "Die Moritat" vom Mackie Messer
Ute Lemper, Vocalist | Vogler Quartet | Stefan Malzew, Piano, Clarinet, and Accordion
Steinway & Sons
Chava Alberstein's "Stiller Abend" (arr. Stefan Malzew)
Ute Lemper, Vocalist | Vogler Quartet | Stefan Malzew, Piano, Clarinet, and Accordion
Steinway & Sons
Saturday, May 5, 2012 | 7:30 PM
Salzburg Marionette Theater
András Schiff
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Salzburg Marionette Theater
  • András Schiff, Piano

Program

  • DEBUSSY Children's Corner
  • SCHUMANN Kinderszenen, Op. 15
  • DEBUSSY La boîte à joujoux