Recent Notables Events

Soirée at the Home of Neil Westreich

On March 11, Patron Council Member Neil Westreich hosted a private concert in his home. Members of Ensemble Connect performed Mendelssohn’s Piano Tro No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 49 and Medtner’s Fairy Tale, Op. 51, No. 3.

The 15th Annual Notable Occasion

On April 23, 2019, Notables and special guests enjoyed a private performance featuring Andreas Ottensamer and Yuja Wang, followed by a reception at Brasserie 8 ½. The event was generously underwritten by Nicola and Beatrice Bulgari.

The Explorers Soirée

Members of the Explorers and Notables enjoyed a private dinner reception at Carnegie Hall.

May 2018 Spring Soirée

On May 12, 2018, Sarah Wesley and Michael Bretholz hosted members of the Notables and special guests for a festive evening at Carnegie Hall, featuring live jazz by vocalist Maya Yahav Gour and the MusicTalks Jazz Quartet.

Midwinter Poetry Jam

On February 1, members of the Carnegie Hall Notables and New York Public Library Young Lions enjoyed a Midwinter Poetry Jam in the Trustees Room of the New York Public Library. Guests enjoyed music by Leon BoykinsSam Reider, and Jake Goldbas, and readings that featured works by Joshua Baldwin, Robert CrawfordAdi Hanash, James Juletid, Sueyeun Juliette Lee, Lynn Melnick, and Stuart Watson. The event was generously underwritten by Grace Kim and Matthew Holtzman.

Music X Art X Fashion

On June 15, members of Notables Japan and friends enjoyed a one-of-a-kind collaborative performance featuring Japanese cellist, Hitomi Niikura and award-winning artist, Aerosyn-Lex Mestrovic. The event was held at EDGEOf in Shibuya, Tokyo. Special thanks to EDGEOf for providing event space and staff support. Cocktails, wine, and sake were generously provided by Jameson Irish Whiskey, Three Bond Trading Company, and Nihon Sakari. Photography by Owen Rogers.

Notables Fall Event 2017

On December 5, 2017, members of the Notables enjoyed a private performance featuring Grammy nominated guitarist Julian Lage. Following the performance, guests enjoyed a private reception in the Weill Music Room and Weill Terrace Room with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and music by DJ Ross Clark and the Felix Lemerle Trio.

Notables Fall Event 2018

On December 14, 2018, members of the Notables enjoyed a private performance featuring mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton. Following the performance, guests enjoyed a private reception in the Weill Music Room and Weill Terrace Room with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and music by DJ Prince Hakim and Cole Ramstad.

Notables Japan Holiday Soirée

On December 20, members of Notables Japan and friends enjoyed an exclusive performance from Seiji Okamoto, winner of the 19th annual JS Bach and 60th National Japanese Student Music Competitions. The event was held at the Yellow Korner Pop Up Shop in Roppongi, Tokyo, which was decorated with photography featuring New York City.