Manhattan Sun, Mar 17, 2013, 12:30 pm
This season Philharmonic Families presents ensembles of strings, woodwinds and brass — an overview of the entire orchestra, playing music ideal for the youngest listeners.
Manhattan Tue, Mar 19, 2013, 6:30 pm
The internationally-acclaimed Strindberg scholar, translator, and former ASF Fellow Harry G. Carlson passed away at the end of the August Strindberg centennial year in 2012. Carlson’s legacy will be celebrated with readings from his unpublished Strindberg translations and accolades from colleagues, students, and collaborators.
Brooklyn Tue, Mar 19, 2013, 7:00 pm
Carroll Gardens resident Joan Marans Dim, an essayist and historian, and New York City artist Antonio Masi will discuss and visually present their book "New York’s Golden Age of Bridges." Photographer Thomas Rupolo will share his of photo exploration of Red Hook as featured in his book "Images of Red ...
Manhattan Tue, Mar 19, 2013, 6:00 pm
This energetic collective of fellows from The Academy has earned accolades for its fresh approach to wide-ranging repertoire. It’s joined here by Robert Spano, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra's music director, in a performance of Messiaen’s "Des canyons aux étoiles."
Manhattan Tue, Mar 19, 2013, 7:30 pm
Eva-Maria Westbroek and Marcello Giordani star in the Met's production of Zandonai's melodic gem, inspired by Dante's Inferno. Marco Armiliato conducts.“From the moment the curtain rises you are awed by Ezio Frigerio’s towering, grandly detailed sets, designed for a 1984 resurrection of a work neglected since 1918. Franca Squarciapino’s costumes ...
Manhattan Wed, Mar 20, 2013, 7:30 pm
Grammy winners Steven Mackey (composer/electric guitar) and Rinde Eckert (voice/accordion) present, for the first time, the complete set of songs from the forthcoming debut album by their band Big Farm.
Manhattan Wed, Mar 20, 2013, 7:00 pm
This remarkable debut feature explores the impulse to commit murder, following two snipers, the elder John and 17-year old Lee, who orchestrate an insidious act of gun violence that is seemingly torn from the front pages.
Manhattan Wed, Mar 20, 2013, 8:00 pm
See what has people buzzing when Yuja Wang performs Beethoven’s Concerto No. 4 with Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony. Plus, the symphony performs Mahler's Ninth Symphony in its final Carnegie Hall appearance of the season.