Presentations: CAG Presents

Tuesday, Sep 25, 2018 7:30 pm

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.

Performers include CAG artists Sarah Wolfson, soprano; Mischa Bouvier, baritone; Yoonah Kim, clarinet; and David Shifrin, clarinet. They are joined by collaborative pianist Renate Rohlfing.

The concert is in honor of Richard Weinert, CAG President 2000-2018.

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Upcoming in the Series

Tuesday, Apr 16, 2019 7:30 pm

YooJin Jang, violin, with Renana Gutman, piano

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.

Program:

J. S. Bach: Sonata No. 3 in E major for Violin and Keyboard, BWV 1016
John Corigliano: Sonata for Violin and Piano (1963)

Intermission

Schumann: Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 2 in D minor, Op. 121

Watch YooJin and Renana perform Corigliano’s sonata:

YooJin Jang, violin, with Renana Gutman, piano