Words and Music
A Celebration of Songs commissioned by CAG
Kosciuszko Foundation, 15 East 65th Street
CAG presents a concert of 13 recently commissioned songs by American composers, set to the poetry of Lucy Miller Murray, founder of Market Square Concerts and CAG Board member. The one-hour concert features songs by Michael Brown, Jeremy Gill, Jake Heggie, Paul Moravec, and Richard Wilson.
The concert is in honor of Richard Weinert, CAG President 2000-2018.
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Upcoming in the Series
Winner, 2017 CAG Competition
Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
In memory of William Reid Pitts, Jr., M.D.
Applauded by The Strad for her “fiery virtuosity” and “consummate performances,” violinist YooJin Jang is a winner of the 2017 CAG Competition, and is also First Prize winner of the 2016 Sendai International Music Competition in Japan. YooJin’s 18-19 season includes concerto debuts at New York’s Chautauqua Institution and in Japan with the Osaka Symphony Orchestra.
J. S. Bach: Sonata No. 3 in E major for Violin and Keyboard, BWV 1016
John Corigliano: Sonata for Violin and Piano (1963)
Schumann: Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 2 in D minor, Op. 121
Watch YooJin and Renana perform Corigliano’s sonata: