Performance Monday, November 5, 2012 | 7 PM

Postponed: (un)common threads:
Blurring Genres in the 21st Century

Zankel Hall
Due to the ongoing effects of Hurricane Sandy, this event, originally scheduled for 7:00 p.m. in Zankel Hall, has been rescheduled for Monday, December 17 at 7:00 p.m. All reservations made for the November 5th event will be honored on the new date. If you are unable to attend the new date, please contact the Notables office at

A special Notables-only performance with Gabriel Kahane and friends exploring the ties between distinctive musical styles.

Exclusive After-Party to follow
Empire Hotel Rooftop


  • Gabriel Kahane
    Singer, Pianist, and Composer
  • Julian Lage, Guitar
  • Aoife O’Donovan, Singer
  • American Contemporary Music Ensemble


    Program to include songs by Kahane including excerpts from Craigslistlieder, his 2012 musical February House, and collaborations with special guests Aoife O'Donovan, Julian Lage and ACME.


RSVP at  or 212-903-9734
Notables (Supporter level and above):
Complimentary admission for two 
Notable Prelude: $55 
Includes admission to after-party (2 hour open bar)

Non-Members: $80
Includes Notables Prelude membership and admission to after-party (2 hour open bar)


A membership and ticket program for music enthusiasts in their 20's and 30's

Donations from the Notables support the music education and community programs of Carnegie Hall's Weill Music Institute.

About the Artists

Gabriel Kahane
Singer, pianist, and composer Gabriel Kahane is at the forefront of a generation of artists who are reinventing the landscape of music in the 21st century. Easily shifting from classical to pop to theater and back again,  Kahane has quickly emerged as one of the most in-demand composers of his generation.

Julian Lage, Grammy-nominated virtuoso guitarist hailed by All About Jazz as " a giant in the making"

Aoife O'Donovan, Indie-folk singer and songwriter, well known as the lead singer and founding member of the newgrass sensations Crooked Still

American Contemporary Music Ensemble, known for its cutting-edge work with such indie music icons as Grizzly Bear

Event Details

7 PM  
Zankel Hall
8:30 PM  
The Empire Hotel Rooftop
44 West 63rd Street (between Columbus and Broadway)
Music by DJ Timo and Alan
Additional support provided by Ryan Brown, Alexander Goldberg, Adriana Herrera, Daniel and Sasha Montilla, Jason Soloway, and Pia and Jimmy Zankel.
The New York Observer is the media partner of (un)common threads.
Cocktails generously provided by Bacardi.

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