ClaverackLanding

INAUGURAL SEASON 2010-2011
at CLUB HELSINKI HUDSON



TANGO meets Classical!
featuring CFO’s Young Artist
Katie Hyun, violin

Saturday, October 2, 2010, at 8 pm
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CALLIOPE: A Renaissance Band

Saturday, November 20, 2010, at 8 pm

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ANNUAL MESSIAH SING 
Saturday December 18, 2010, at 7:30 pm
at St. James, Chatham, NY
with instrumental ensemble of CFO members and Take a Seat in the Orchestra students



JOSHUA RIFKIN, piano
Sunday, January 23 at 4 pm

music of J.S. Bach & Scott Joplin…MORE


BARD at the LANDING:
The CHIMENG STRING QUARTET
Sunday, March 13 at 4 pm
Silver Medal winner of 2010 Fischoff Competition
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LJOVA and the KONTRABAND
Friday, April 1 at 8 pm
Eastern European, Gypsy, Latin, jazz-inspired classical forms
YouTube video and…MORE


TAPESTRY Vocal Ensemble
Sunday, May 1 at 4 pm
Pre-concert Conversation at 3:30 pm
with Sheila Silver, composer
Program includes “The White Rooster” a new opera/cantata by Sheila Silver, music of Hildegard von Bingen and …MORE


BARD at the LANDING
FOR OPENERS…
The Kalmia String Quartet
opening for the 
Tisziji MuñozQuartet
Sunday, May 15 at 7 pm
A classical transition from your everyday life to an evening of jazz – The Kalmia String Quartet, students from the Bard College Conservatory of Music performing The Garden of Forking Paths, A new string quartet by Joseph Summer


The EVANDER QUARTET
Saturday, June 4
at the Roeliff Jansen Community Library
in Hillsdale, NY
2 pm – Masterclass with seven area string students.  Members of the quartet will coach the students in a traditional masterclass format.
4:30 pm – Concert including Barber String Quartet Opus 11, Astor Piazzolla– 4 for Tango, and Mendelssohn String Quartet No. 6 in F minor, Opus 80
The Evander Quartet is made up of students from the Eastman School of Music.


 

FLUTE FORCE
Sunday, June 12, at 2 pm

“fearless foursome of female flautists”-“startling, riveting”

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2011-2012 SEASON


SEASON OPENER and Benefit Event
Reinhold/Jolles Duo
Saturday, November 5, 2011, at 6 pm
at TK Home and Garden, 441 Warren Street, Hudson, NY
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Community Sing of Handel’s Messiah
Saturday, December 17, 2011, at 7 pm
at St. James Church, Chatham, NY
(corner of Rtes 203 & 66)
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INTIMATE VOICES String Quartet

Saturday, March 3, 2012, at 6 pm
First Presbyterian Church (photo)
369 Warren Street, Hudson, NY

Music of Beethoven, Yanov-Yanovsky and Mendelssohn…PROGRAM and BIOS

Meet the performers at a Special Wine and Cheese Reception immediately following the concert at The Tin Ballroom at Vince Mulford’s – 419 Warren Street, Second Floor
Tickets $30.00 each (concert only)  $45.00 each (concert and reception)


“SONGS WITHOUT WORDS”
Paula Robison, flute, Frederic Hand, guitar

Saturday, March 31, 2012, at 5 pm
Christ Church Episcopal (photo)
431 Union Street, Hudson, NY
PROGRAM and BIOS


Elmar Oliveira, violin, Robert Koenig, piano
Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 5 pm
at The Hudson Armory (photo)
51 North 5th Street, Hudson, NY
PROGRAM


2012-13 SEASON


SEASON OPENER
The Amphion Quartet
photo credit: Sammie Scheer

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Meet the Artist Post-concert Receptions included

OUR VENUES:
First Presbyterian Church, 369 Warren Street, Hudson, NY 12534
Club Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia Street, Hudson, NY 12534

October 13 at 7 pm – First Presbyterian –  The Amphion Quartetwinner of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s “CMS Two” residency beginning in 2013 (with Katie Hyun, violin, star of our “Tango” program in 2010). Wolf – Italian Serenade, Mendelssohn – Op. 44 No. 1Gershwin – Lullaby, Janacek – Quartet No. 2, ‘Intimate Letters’


November  17 at 6 pm – First Presbyterian – Bard at the Landing:”The Streets of Vienna” performed by Concordium, a Bard-based Harmonie wind ensemble coached by CFO oboist Stephen Hammer.


December 22 at 4 pm – First Presbyterian – Annual Messiah Sing – We invite you, our audience, to join in the singing of Handel’s Messiah accompanied by the ClaverackLanding Ensemble and including student participants from our “Take a Seat” mentoring program with some surprise guest soloists.  MORE…


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March 23 at 8 pm – Club Helsinki – Simone Dinnerstein, pianist, with Tift Merritt, singer/songwriter, present “Night” – a unique collaboration between two artists in which they unite classical, folk, and rock musical worlds, exploring common terrain and uncovering new musical landscapes.


April 13 at 6 pm – First Presbyterian – Bard at the Landing: “Einstein’s Mozart: Two Geniuses” – Mozart string quartets with narration and poetry by CFO violinist Kate Light in celebration of Poetry Month. Einstein’s Mozart is a full-evening work that was commissioned by the Colorado Chamber Players to commemorate the close convergence of the centenary of Einstein’s “Miracle Year” (1905-2005) and Mozart’s 250th birthday (1756-2006).


May 11 at 8 pm – Club Helsinki (NOTE CHANGE OF DATE and  LOCATION) – Arnold Steinhardt, violin, and Lincoln Mayorga, piano – “0 to 75 in Sixty Minutes!” – a musical celebration of their 75th birthdays, a life-long friendship, and musical journeys beginning in Hollywood and extending around the world.  What do the Guarneri Quartet violinist and Disney pianist have in common?  Join us and find out!


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SPECIAL ADDED PERFORMANCE
June 8 at 6 pm – First Presbyterian – Beauty Intolerable(WORLD PREMIERE) – 15 Songs based on the poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay – Music by Sheila Silver – A celebration of Millay’s poetry through music.  The songs reflect Millay’s passion and playfulness.  Infused with a hint of jazz, the songs are accessible and engaging. The performance of the complete Songbook will include a celebrity actor reading the poetry prior to the performance of the songs.  More…