A visit to the historic Edgar Allan Poe Cottage, located on the Grand Concourse and East Kingsbridge Road in the Bronx. Angel Hernandez of The Bronx County Historical Society guides NYC-ARTS back to the days when the writer lived and worked here.
Arts news highlights: an exhibition about Cuba at the American Museum of Natural History; MasterVoices at Carnegie Hall; “Pierre Gouthière: Virtuoso Gilder at the French Court” at The Frick Collection; “Charles Percier: Architecture and Design in an Age of Revolutions” at Bard Graduate Center; Gidon Kremer/Kremerata Baltica at Kaufmann Concert Hall; Dance on Camera Festival at Lincoln Center.
On January 31st The New York Philharmonic will mark the Chinese New Year, welcoming the Year of the Rooster with a program that celebrates the cultural heritage of China and the West and honors the Chinese-American community. Long Yu will conduct the Chinese New Year Concert for the sixth consecutive season.
A visit to the historic Edgar Allan Poe Cottage, guided by Angel Hernandez of The Bronx County Historical Society. And a profile of musician and composer Vijay Iyer.