The Bard Music Festival presents “Stravinsky and His World” at SummerScape 2013
For many, the name of Igor Stravinsky, the iconic 20th century composer, brings to mind his most well known composition, The Rite of Spring, the powerful, pulsating, pagan-themed ballet that riled up audiences 100 years ago. Stravinsky effectively upended traditional … Continue reading
Maverick Concerts presents; An Exciting Weekend of Classical and Jazz…
Saturday | August 10 | 6:30 pm JAZZ AT THE MAVERICK FRED HERSCH, piano ANAT COHEN, clarinet Proclaimed by Vanity Fair magazine, “the most arrestingly innovative pianist in jazz over the last decade or so,” Fred Hersch balances his internationally recognized … Continue reading
Saturday, 6/27/13 — Maverick Chamber Concert: Britten at Woodstock
Maverick’s 2013 season will continue to celebrate the centenary of the great 20th-century English composer Benjamin Britten, on Saturday night, July 27, 2013 at 6:30 pm. MAVERICK’S 2013 CHAMBER ORCHESTRA CONCERT conducted by Music Director ALEXANDER PLATT “A Portrait: Britten … Continue reading
CLASSICAL INDIAN MUSIC & the BORROMEO STRING QUARTET Return to Maverick Concerts
Saturday | August 17 | 6:30 pm STEVE GORN & FRIENDS | An Evening of Indian Ragas Steve Gorn, bansuri flute Sanjoy Bandopadhyay, sitar, and Samir Chatterjee, tabla. Steeped in the essence of classical Indian tradition, Steve Gorn brings to this … Continue reading
Bön-Odori, New Paltz Dance Festival.
Dance Together for Peace. Sunday August 4, 2013, 12-9pm. Hasbrouck Park, New Paltz, NY — Dance, Music, Taiko Drumming, Food, games, exhibitions, Japanese martial arts, and more August bears deep significance for the Japanese, and for many peoples of the world. It is … Continue reading
A Weekend of JAZZ and Classical Music at The Maverick!
Saturday | August 3 | 6:30 pm JAZZ AT THE MAVERICK PERRY BEEKMAN & FRIENDS Songs of Rodgers and Hart arranged for guitar, piano, bass and vocals After graduating from Bard College, Beekman cut his public performance teeth at a variety of … Continue reading
Abby Newton offers Cello Retreats in the Catskills…
CROSSING TO SCOTLAND IN THE CATSKILLS Abby Newton creates an intimate and supportive setting for those who want to explore Celtic music on the cello. Abby is known for combining the soulfulness and energy of traditional folk music with the … Continue reading
Taneyev’s “Oresteia” opens at Bard’s Fisher Center on July 26.
Reviving important but neglected operas is one of the ways the Bard SummerScape festival in New York’s Annandale-on-Hudson has established itself as “a hotbed of intellectual and aesthetic adventure” (New York Times). This year’s exploration of “Stravinsky and His World” … Continue reading