• Wednesday, Oct 12, 2011

    January 2012 Highlights


    Ensemble ACJW featuring musicians of The Academy—a program of Carnegie Hall, The Juilliard School, and the Weill Music Institute in partnership with the New York City Department of Education—performs at Juilliard’s Paul Hall on Friday, January 13 at 8:00 p.m. with a program of Dutilleux’s Les Citations; J.S. Bach’s “Brandenburg” Concerto No. 5 in D Major; Kurtág’s Wind Quintet; and Adès’s Chamber Symphony.  


    Music Director James Levine leads The MET Orchestra on Sunday, January 15 at 3:00 p.m. in a program of Barber, Herrmann, and Mahler songs performed by Renée Fleming, Aaron Copland’s Clarinet Concerto performed by Anthony McGill and Corigliano’s Clarinet Concerto by Stephen Williamson.

    WRH, ZH   Marilyn Horne brings The Song Continues…—a series of workshops and concerts dedicated to the art of vocal recital—back to Carnegie Hall from January 15–19. Programs, presented by Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute, include:

    Ensemble ACJW performs again this month on Sunday, January 22 at 1:00 p.m. in a Carnegie Hall Family Concert presented by the Weill Music Institute. Program is to be announced. Pre-concert activities will take place one hour before each performance and are free to all ticket holders.  


    Carnegie Hall presents a Making Music program on Friday, January 27 at 6:00 p.m., focusing on the music of composer David Lang. The all-Lang program features the New York premiere of a new work (co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall) as well as the composer’s 2008 Pulitzer Prize-winning work, the little match girl passion. Moderated by Carnegie Hall’s Director of Artistic Planning Jeremy Geffen in conversation with the composer, the evening features performances by Theatre of Voices led by Artistic Director Paul Hillier as well as guitarists Bryce Dessner and Shara Worden, violinist/vocalist Owen Pallett, and Nico Muhly on keyboards.



    In partnership with WFUV as part of the WFUV Live at Zankel series, Carnegie Hall presents the Oscar and Grammy Award-nominated singer/songwriter Aimee Mann, performing her beautiful solo work that often highlights the inner lives of people living far from the bright lights of success or fame, on Saturday, January 28 at 10:00 p.m.



    American Composers Orchestra—back in Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage for this special event—is led by Conductor Laureate Dennis Russell Davies in a celebration of composer Philip Glass’s 75th birthday on Tuesday, January 31 at 8:00 p.m. The evening includes the US premiere of Glass’s Symphony No. 9 (co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall) as well as the New York premiere of Arvo Pärt’s Lamentate with pianist Maki Namekawa.


    SA/PS : Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage   ZH : Zankel Hall   WRH : Weill Recital Hall
    PH : Paul Hall

    For complete concert information, please click here.

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