Daily Archives: October 29, 2013

  • Aaron Copland School of Music Guerilla Ensemble

    Guerilla concerts highlight talented jazz and classical musicians from the students & faculty of Queens College’s Aaron Copland School of Music. Call the week prior for artist names.

  • Yangsi Film Screening

    Join us for an afternoon film screening of Yangsi. Jigme Lhundrup is the “Yangsi,” the reincarnation of a greatly revered Tibetan Buddhist Meditation Master. He must train to uphold this legacy from the age of four. Even with the loving support of his teachers and family the way forward is not always clear. Questions begin […]

  • Iowa International Writing Program: A Reading and Discussion with Resident Poets

    Poets House welcomes five poets currently in residence at the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa to share their work and discuss their experiences as writers in Russia, China, Hungary, Burma, and Finland. This intimate afternoon affords New Yorkers the opportunity to hear from a remarkable group of emerging and renowned international poets. With Dmitry Golynko, Wang Jiaxin, […]

  • Double for your Trouble

    The inaugural performance of “Double For Your Trouble”, will be held on Saturday, January 11, 2014 at 5:00pm at The Oberia D. Dempsey Theater located at 127 W. 127th Street, New York, NY 10027.

    You do not want to miss this gospel stage play. The acting is phenomenal, the singing is exceptional and the message of deliverance rings loud and clear!

    Group discounts offered for ten or more tickets purchased for a single performance. For information call 646-797-7227 or visit our website at www.rosebabyenterprises.com.

  • SVA Rocks! Music Videos Then and Now

    Free screening: 14 new award-winning music videos by The Shins, Tenacious D, Solange Knowles, Matt & Kim and others. Also includes panel discussion moderated by Bob Giraldi (director, Michael Jackson’s “Beat It”; Pat Benatar’s “Love is a Battlefield”) with music video industry leaders. Videos are winners and finalists from the 2013 Los Angeles Music Video Festival (LAMVF). Presented by SVA Theatre in association with LAMVF.

  • Music of Dinos Constantinides: A Greek Odyssey at Weill Hall, Carnegie Hall

    An intimate evening of festive original Mediterranean-inspired music. Described by the New York Times as a composer whose: “music speaks simply, often combining Greek modes … with an attractive quality of ritual mystery,” Dinos Constantinides has written over 250 compositions, several of which have been recorded for Centaur records and performed throughout the US, Europe and […]

  • A Guide for the Perplexed: A Novel

    “A Guide for the Perplexed: A Novel” Dara Horn, the winner of two National Jewish Book Awards, on her new novel.

  • The Sacred Power of Jazz: The Juilliard Jazz Ensemble with Rodney Jones

    An evening of inspirational music at JTS highlighting the rich connection between religion and the sacred power of jazz music.

  • Parthenia, a Consort of Viols, Presents Random Access Music Composers’ Collective Concerts

    Parthenia, a Consort of Viols, Presents Random Access Music Composers’ Collective Concerts on November 8 in Manhattan and November 9 in Queens

  • Trumpeters of Queens

    What do Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry and Cootie Williams all have in common? They’re not only masters of the trumpet, but they are musical innovators that called Queens home. For the inaugural Trumpeters of Queens show, Josh Deutsch brings a set of original music for his energetic quintet, and Miki Hirose showcases music from his latest CD, “Scratch”.