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2016 - 2017 Season

2016 - 2017 Season

Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 6:00 pm

Steven Lin, piano

Winner, 2012 Concert Artists Guild Competition

Works by Chopin, Beethoven, and Mendelssohn.

This concert is reserved for CAG members and their guests. Become a member here.

Friday, Oct 28, 2016 7:00 pm

Opening Night: Judi Flom Winners Concert

Featuring the Winners of the 2016 Concert Artists Guild Competition

The Century Association, 7 West 43rd Street

Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016 7:30 pm

CAG Alumni Concert

Featuring the Parker Quartet; Carol Wincenc, flute; Bridget Kibbey, harp; Michael Brown, piano

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall

In honor of Victor and Sono Elmaleh

Program:

Béla Bartók: Suite Paysanne Hongroise
(arr. Paul Arma, trans. Bridget Kibbey)
        Carol Wincenc, flute and Bridget Kibbey, harp

Leonard Bernstein: from Thirteen Anniversaries
        No. 1. For Shirley Gabis Rhoads Perle
Michael Brown: Homage to Copland (2007)
Michael Brown: Thoughts for Richard (2015) (world premiere)
Leonard Bernstein: “Lonely Town” from On the Town (arr. Michael Brown)
        Michael Brown, piano

André Caplet: Conte Fantastique
after The Mask of the Red Death, by Edgar Allen Poe
        Bridget Kibbey, harp and Parker Quartet

Intermission

Johannes Brahms: Piano Quintet in F Minor, Op. 34
        Michael Brown, piano and Parker Quartet

Tuesday, Feb 07, 2017 7:30 pm

Verona Quartet

Winner, 2015 Concert Artists Guild Competition

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall

Maurice Ravel: String Quartet
Michael Gilbertson: Quartet (world premiere)*
intermission
Ludwig van Beethoven: String Quartet Op. 59 No. 2 “Razumovsky”

*co-commissioned by Concert Artists Guild and the BMI Foundation

CAG is a presenter partner of Composers Now. 

Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017 7:30 pm

CAG Alumni Concert

Featuring the Lysander Piano Trio; Naomi Louisa O’Connell, mezzo-soprano; Jennifer Stumm, viola

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall

Works by Fauré, Hindemith, Gilad Cohen (world premiere), and a set of Irish Songs
Sponsored by the Adele and John Gray Endowment Fund

Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017 7:30 pm

Daniel Hsu, piano

First Prize Winner, 2015 Concert Artists Guild Competition

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall

Works by Beethoven, Chopin, and Mussorgsky

Wednesday, Apr 26, 2017 6:00 pm

Ko-Eun Yi, piano

Winner, 2013 Concert Artists Guild Competition

This concert is reserved for CAG members and their guests. Become a member here.

2015 - 2016 Season

2015 - 2016 Season

Thursday, Oct 22, 2015 7:30 pm

Opening Night

Judi Flom Winners Concert

Featuring the Winners of the 2015 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition

Kosciuszko Foundation, 15 East 65th St, New York

 

Wednesday, Nov 18, 2015 7:30 pm

Steven Lin, Piano

Co-presented with The American Friends of the Arthur Rubinstein International Music Society

Works by Beethoven, Schumann, Mendelssohn, Ravel,
and David Hertzberg (world premiere*)

Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall

“…sparkling virtuosity…and thoughtful interpretations blessedly free of mannerism.”
-The Washington Post

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*commissioned by Concert Artists Guild and the Adele and John Gray Endowment Fund

Purchase tickets at Carnegie Hall’s website

Tuesday, Jan 19, 2016 7:00 pm

Alexi Kenney, violin

ROBERT MILLER GALLERY
524 West 26th Street, New York

Violinist Alexi Kenney performs a solo program.

J.S. Bach: Partita No. 3 in E Major
Erwin Schulhoff: Sonata for Solo Violin
Kaija Saariaho: Nocturne (1994)
Nicola Matteis: Fantasia
J.S. Bach: Chaconne from Partita No. 2 in D Minor

Doors 6:30pm
Concert 7:00pm

This is a free concert.

robertmillergallery.com

 

Tuesday, Feb 09, 2016 7:00 pm

Bridget Kibbey, harp, and Amphion String Quartet

BRIC
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn

J.S. Bach: Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056
(transcribed by B. Kibbey & Amphion Quartet)

Claude Debussy: Danses sacrée et profane, for Harp and Strings (1904)

Joseph Haydn: String Quartet in G Major, Op. 77, No. 1

André Caplet: Conte Fantastique, for Harp and Strings (1908)
(inspired by Poe’s The Masque of the Red Death)

 

Tickets to this event are free with RSVP. Reserve tickets here.

This event is part of BRIC’s Stoop Series, which illuminates the arts and life around us in Brooklyn through artistic performances, presentations, participatory activities and dynamic conversations.

 

Tuesday, Feb 23, 2016 7:30 pm

Fei-Fei Dong, Piano

Winner of the 2014 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition

works by Galuppi, Schumann, Lowell Liebermann, and Liszt

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall

“The audience held its breath in rapt attention to this amazing musical experience.”
–Palm Beach Daily News

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CAG is a presenter partner of Composers Now. 

Tuesday, Mar 22, 2016 7:30 pm

Brandon Ridenour, Trumpet

Winner of the 2014 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition

WEILL RECITAL HALL AT CARNEGIE HALL

With pianist Rachel Naomi Kudo and Useful Chamber

George Gershwin: Three Preludes (arr. Ridenour)
Maurice Ravel: Habanera (arr. Ridenour)
Claude Debussy: Four Preludes (arr. Ridenour)
Johannes Brahms: Sonatensatz

Intermission

(Featuring Useful Chamber)
Camille Saint-Saëns: Septet
Antonio Vivaldi: Sento in Seno (arr. Ridenour)
J.S. Bach: Agnus Dei (arr. Ridenour)
Béla Bartók: Romanian Folk Dances (arr. Ridenour)

“A major talent in the making.”
-The Grand Rapids Press

Tuesday, Apr 12, 2016 7:30 pm

Soyeon Kate Lee, piano

THE GREENE SPACE

Soyeon Kate Lee performs solo works for piano.

Alexander Scriabin:
Sonata-fantasie in G-sharp Minor
Impromptu alla Mazurka Op. 2, No. 3
Impromptu in B-flat Minor Op. 12, No. 2

Lera Auerbach (1973— ):
Suite (9 preludes from Op. 41) for Piano, Op. 41a (1999)

Alexander Scriabin:
Feuillet d’album, Op. 45
Fantasy in B Minor, Op. 28

Intermission

Miguel Roig-Francoli (1953— ):
Six Preludes after Chopin (world premiere, 2015)

Dmitri Shostakovich:
From 24 Prelude and Fugues, Op. 87 –
No. 14 in E-flat Minor
No. 15 in D-flat Major

Claude Debussy:
From Preludes Book I –
La fille aux cheveux de lin
Minstrels
Ce qu’a vu le vent d’ouest

Claude Debussy:
L’isle joyeuse

Co-presented with ChamberMusicNY.

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CAG is a presenter partner of Composers Now. 

Tuesday, Apr 26, 2016 7:30 pm

In Mo Yang, Violin

First Prize Winner of the 2014 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition

WEILL RECITAL HALL AT CARNEGIE HALL

With pianist Adam Golka

Heinrich I.F. von Biber: Sonata No. 1 in D minor, C. 90 (“The Annunciation”)
David Hertzberg:  Daphne unbound (world premiere)*
Robert Schumann: Violin Sonata No. 3 in A minor, WoO 27

Intermission

Ludwig van Beethoven: Violin Sonata No. 9 in A major, Op. 47 (“Kreutzer”)

“…an arresting performer: now sweet, now excitable, now chaste, now florid, and always, everywhere, in command.”
-The Boston Globe

*commissioned by Concert Artists Guild and the BMI Foundation

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CAG is a presenter partner of Composers Now. 

2014 - 2015 Season

2014 - 2015 Season

Tuesday, Aug 05, 2014 7:00 pm

Soo Bae, cello & Tanya Bannister, piano

works by Chopin & Rachmaninoff

Suggested $10 Donation

Barbès Bar

Monday, Sep 15, 2014 7:30 pm

Lysander Piano Trio

CD RELEASE CONCERT

Winner of the 2012 Concert Artists Guild Victor Elmaleh Competition

“…incredible ensemble, passionate playing, articulate and imaginative ideas and wide palette of colours.”
– The Strad

works by Turina, Haydn, Ravel, Danielpour & Tchaikovsky

Itamar Zorman, violin
Michael Katz, cello
Liza Stepanova, piano

SUBCULTURE
Thursday, Oct 16, 2014 7:30 pm

Judi Flom Winners Concert

2014 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition
Featuring the winners of the 2014 Victor Elmaleh Competition

The Greene Space
Monday, Nov 03, 2014 7:30 pm

PUBLIQuartet

2013 CAG New Music/New Places Ensemble
with Special Guest and SubCulture Composer-in-Residence, Gregg Kallor

“…independent-minded…”
The New Yorker

works by Debussy, Stravinsky, and original Mind The Gap compositions

Curtis Stewart, violin
Jannina Norpoth, violin
Nick Revel, viola
Amanda Gookin, cello

SUBCULTURE
Sunday, Nov 09, 2014 7:00 pm

Alexi Kenney

“…beautiful, aching tone…”
Strings magazine

with Yannick Rafalimanana, pianist

works by Janáček, Beethoven and Suk

Suggested $10 donation

Barbès Bar

Tuesday, Nov 18, 2014 7:30 pm

Donald Sinta Quartet

First Prize Winner, 2013 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition

Works by Schubert, Barber, Ligeti & Browning,
and two world premieres by Kristin Kuster and Joseph Bozich

“Beautiful playing… the highlight of the album.”
– American Record Guide

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
Sunday, Jan 18, 2015 7:30 pm

SYBARITE5

Winner of the 2011 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition and Sylvia Ann Hewlett Adventurous Artist Prize

“Sybarite5 is not your grandparents’ chamber music”
– The Observer

Works by Piazzolla, Komitas, Radiohead, Shawn Conley, Taraf de Haidouks, Dan Visconti, & Jessica Meyer (world premiere)

Sami Merdinian and Sarah Whitney, violins
Angela Pickett, viola
Laura Metcalf, cello
Louis Levitt, bass

SUBCULTURE
Tuesday, Feb 24, 2015 7:30 pm

Ko-Eun Yi

Winner, 2013 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition

“…a fantasy world of shimmering sounds and colors…
flawless and dazzling…”

– Cincinnati Enquirer

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015 7:30 pm

Alexi Kenney

Winner, 2013 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition

“…beautiful, aching tone…”
– Strings Magazine

with Renana Gutman, piano

works by Westhoff, Schumann, Enescu, & Shawn Jaeger (World Premiere and co-commissioned by BMI and CAG)*

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015 7:30 pm

Jay Campbell, cello & Conor Hanick, piano

Works by Fulmer, Carter, Brahms, and Stravinsky

SUBCULTURE
Tuesday, Apr 28, 2015 7:30 pm

PUBLIQuartet

2013 New Music/New Places Ensemble

“…independent-minded…”
– The New Yorker

works by Villa-Lobos, Ligeti, Jessie Montgomery, Howie Kenty, David Biedenbender, Eugene Birman, & an original MIND|THE|GAP composition

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall

2013 - 2014 Season

2013 - 2014 Season

Sunday, Sep 08, 2013 7:30 pm

Sebastian Baverstam, cello

Composer in Residence
Performing original works for cello and piano
with Yannick Rafalimanana

Barbès Bar
Sunday, Oct 13, 2013 7:30 pm

Sebastian Baverstam, cello

Composer in Residence
Solo cello works by Bach and Baverstam

Barbès Bar
Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013 7:30 pm

Judi Flom Winners Showcase

2013 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition
Featuring the winners of the 2013 Victor Elmaleh Competition

The Greene Space
Sunday, Nov 10, 2013 7:30 pm

Asmira Woodward-Page, violin

with special guest Katherine Cherbas, cello
works by Ravel and Bach

Tuesday, Nov 19, 2013 7:30 pm

WindSync

Winner, 2012 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition
Sylvia Ann Hewlett Adventurous Artist Prize Recipient

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
Sunday, Dec 08, 2013 7:30 pm

Michi Wiancko, violin

works by Michi Wiancko & Judd Greenstein

Friday, Jan 10, 2014 7:30 pm

Hye-Jin Kim & João Luiz ‘Cultural Crossroads’

Hye-Jin Kim, violin
João Luiz, guitar

Friday, Jan 31, 2014 7:30 pm

Tanya Bannister, piano

Tanya Bannister, piano + String Quartet
CD Release Concert for Intimate Piano Concertos on CAG Records
works by Mozart, Chopin & Schubert

SUBCULTURE
Tuesday, Feb 04, 2014 7:30 pm

Enso String Quartet

Enso String Quartet 

program features selections from Schubert Quartettsatz; Schnittke 3rd Quartet; Gillian Whitehead “No Stars, Not Even Clouds”; Gareth Farr “Mondo Rondo”; Kurt Stallmann  “Following Franz, now”; Ravel Quartet; Richard Strauss Quartet

Sunday, Feb 09, 2014 7:30 pm

Tekalli Duo, violin + piano

Tekalli Duo: Suliman Tekalli, violin + Jamila Tekalli, piano

PROGRAM: Bloch’s Nigun from Baal Shem Suite; Michael Brown‘s Violin Sonata (NY Premiere); Messiaen’s Theme and Variations; Ravel’s Le Tombeau de Couperin; Kapustin’s Violin Sonata
Tuesday, Feb 11, 2014 7:30 pm

Steven Lin

Winner, 2012 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
Wednesday, Feb 26, 2014 7:30 pm

Hye-Jin Kim, violin

with Ieva Jokubaviciute, piano

CD Release Concert for From the Homeland
on CAG Records
works by Sibelius, Janacek, Smetana & Chausson

SUBCULTURE
Sunday, Mar 09, 2014 7:30 pm

PUBLIQuartet, string quartet

PUBLIQuartet

Program: Ligeti Metamorphoses Nocturnes; Jessie Montgomery Breakaway & Voodoo dolls; Curtis Stewart “Debussy meets Bird” (MIND|THE|GAP arr. on Charlie Parker tunes); & special guest: spoken word artist Darian Dauchan
Barbès Bar
Monday, Mar 10, 2014 7:30 pm

Jay Campbell

First Prize Winner, 2012 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition

Conor Hanick, piano
Mike Truesdell, percussion

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
Thursday, Apr 03, 2014 7:30 pm

Lysander Piano Trio

Winner, 2012 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition

Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
Wednesday, May 07, 2014 7:30 pm

Michael Brown

First Prize Winner, 2010 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition

“…a young piano visionary…”
– The New York Times

The DiMenna Center
Sunday, May 11, 2014 7:30 pm

Thomas Meglioranza, baritone

works by Ives & those influenced by him

 

Barbès Bar
Thursday, May 15, 2014 7:30 pm
Barbès Bar

2012 - 2013 Season

2012 - 2013 Season

Sunday, Nov 11, 2012 7:30 pm

Sebastian Baverstam

works by Kodaly and Bach

Tuesday, Dec 04, 2012 7:30 pm

Mischa Bouvier, baritone

works by Russell Platt, Ned Rorem, Bryan Page, Britten & Ravel

Friday, Jan 11, 2013 7:30 pm
Saturday, Jan 12, 2013 7:30 pm
Sunday, Jan 13, 2013 7:30 pm

Jessica Lee, violin

with Julio Elizalde, piano

works by Prokofiev, Schoenfield & Janacek

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2013 7:30 pm

Lysander Piano Trio

Lysander Piano Trio & Author Susannah Cahalan
pair a performance of Shostakovich Piano Trio No. 2 with readings from Cahalan’s new memoir “Brain on Fire”

 

Sunday, Feb 10, 2013 7:30 pm

Lysander Piano Trio

 works by Shostakovich, Haydn and more

Tuesday, Mar 05, 2013 7:30 pm

Enso String Quartet

Special Tuesday Evening Performance

Wednesday, Mar 06, 2013 7:30 pm
Saturday, Mar 23, 2013 7:30 pm

Canellakis-Brown Duo

NICHOLAS CANELLAKIS, CELLO &
MICHAEL BROWN, PIANO

Sunday, Mar 24, 2013 7:00 pm

Canellakis-Brown Duo

Second Residency Concert

Nicholas Canellakis, cello Michael Brown, piano

works by Shostakovich, Barber, Beethoven, Brown & Bulgarian Folk Tunes, arr. Canellakis

Barbès Bar
Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 7:30 pm

Jennifer Curtis, violin

with Shawn Conley, bass and Tyshawn Sorey, drumset and Special Guests Michael Caterisano, percussion and Gareth Flowers, trumpet

Tuesday, May 07, 2013 7:30 pm

Naomi O’Connell

Naomi O’Connell, mezzo-soprano 
& Brent Funderburk, piano

DATING 101: a cabaret program that tracks the surprises, joys and hazards of relationships, from the awkward first date to the wedding vows to the divorce court.

Composers include Gershwin, Sondheim, Tesori, Goldrich & Heisler, Hugh Martin and Tom Lehrer.

Sunday, Jun 09, 2013 7:30 pm

WindSync

WindSync works by Piazzolla, Barber, Beethoven, Bernstein & more