Kate Dreyfuss, violinist

violinist and educator

Nov
13
5:00 PM17:00

Ruth Crawford Seeger: Quartet 1931

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Iva Casian-Lakos gives a lecture on Ruth Crawford Seeger’s Quartet 1931, followed by a performance of the piece.

Simons Center for Geometry and Physics
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794

Reception at 5:00pm
Lecture / performance at 5:30pm

Jennifer Gersten, Kate Dreyfuss, violins
Chelsea Wimmer, viola
Iva Casian-Lakos, cello

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Dec
9
3:00 PM15:00

Fourth DMA Recital

Kate Dreyfuss, violin
Miki Aoki and Agata Sorotokin, piano

December 9, 2019 at 3:00pm
Recital Hall, Staller Center for the Arts
Stony Brook University

Program:
Debussy - Violin Sonata in G minor
Miki Aoki, piano

Ysayë - Sonata No. 2 for Solo Violin

Stravinsky - Suite Italienne
Miki Aoki, piano

Schubert - Fantasy in C Major
Agata Sorotokin, piano

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Musica Reginae Productions
Mar
21
7:30 PM19:30

Musica Reginae Productions

Musica Reginae 20th Anniversary Concert Season

The Church-in-the-Gardens
50 Ascan Avenue, Forest Hills, NY 11378
Tickets $20 adult/$10 students (kids 12 and under free)
Reception to follow
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Schumann: Piano Quintet in E-flat Major
Debussy: Violin Sonata in G minor

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Duke New Music Ensemble presents Kate Dreyfuss
Nov
5
8:00 PM20:00

Duke New Music Ensemble presents Kate Dreyfuss

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Duke New Music Ensemble presents Kate Dreyfuss

Program:
New works by Duke graduate composers - James Budinich, Dayton Kinney, Huijuan Ling, and Jason Mulligan
Flannery Cunningham: Depth Sounding (2015)
Shih-Hui Chen: Returning Souls

November 5, 2019 at 8:00pm
Nelson Music Room
Duke University, East Campus
1304 Campus Drive
Durham, NC 27708

Directed by James Budinich, [dnme] brings together undergraduate and graduate students in performing music written in the 20th and 21st centuries, as well as new works by Duke student composers. In addition, [dnme] also collaborates regularly with faculty and guest artists from the Duke University Department of Music and other institutions across North Carolina.

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F-PLUS at UNC Greensboro
Nov
1
7:30 PM19:30

F-PLUS at UNC Greensboro

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Friday, November 1, 2019
7:30pm
Organ Hall, University of North Carolina, Greensboro

Program:
Anna Meadors: Doorways
Liza Sobel: Trio for Violin, Clarinet, and Percussion
Howie Kenty: Horrorscene
Roger Zare: Lunation 1113

plus 4 world premieres by UNCG composers

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Quartet Doyenne
Aug
16
to Aug 17

Quartet Doyenne

Quartet Doyenne
Kate Dreyfuss and Emmy Tisdel, violins
Erica Schwartz, viola
Francesca McNeeley, cello

Congregation Beth Emeth, Albany, NY, August 16, 2019 at 7:30pm

Pliner/Dreyfuss Home,
West Orange, NJ, August 17, 2019 at 4pm

Program:

Haydn - String Quartet Op. 20 no. 2
Mendelssohn - String Quartet Op. 80
Jessie Montgomery - Strum

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Jul
12
7:00 PM19:00

Space City New Music Festival: Unfiltered Notes

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Following a concert of exclusively world premieres, the Space City New Music Festival (SCNMF) hosts a second serving of fresh new music from composers across the globe. These works span a variety of musical styles in various formats and will be performed by our Guest Artist Cameron Leach, Guest Chamber Ensemble HUB New Music, and SCNMF musicians.

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Jul
11
7:00 PM19:00

Space City New Music Festival: Tomorrow's Trails

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This program will feature exclusively world premieres by composers from across the globe. Works will be performed by Guest Artists Cameron Leach and Guest Chamber Ensemble HUB New Music. This concert showcases some of the voices of upcoming generations and will feature a variety of solo and chamber works spanning a diverse range of musical styles.

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Jul
8
7:00 PM19:00

Space City New Music Festival: Emerging Artists Series

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The second annual Space City New Music Festival (SCNMF) begins with a shared concert featuring Guest Artist Cameron Leach and Guest Chamber Ensemble HUB New Music. The program celebrates a variety of musical styles that showcase our Guest Artists talents, focusing on the diversity that the musical community has to offer.

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GLCMF: The Festival in Residence: Kerrytown Concert House
Jun
30
2:00 PM14:00

GLCMF: The Festival in Residence: Kerrytown Concert House

The Festival in Residence: Kerrytown Concert House – 6/30
(NON-SUBSCRIPTION EVENT)
John Novacek, Philip Setzer, Paul Watkins, F-Plus

In the Festival’s final performance at Kerrytown Concert House, John Novacek, Philip Setzer, Paul Watkins and F-Plus perform works by Snider, Puts and Mendelssohn, as well as a special performance of Setzer’s very own Elegy for Violin and Piano

 

SNIDER | The Reserved, The Reticent
PUTS | And Legions Will Rise
SETZER | Elegy for Violin and Piano
MENDELSSOHN | Piano Trio No. 2 in C minor, Op. 66

*Please contact the Kerrytown Concert House at 734-769-2999 or visit kerrytownconcerthouse.com for ticket information.

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GLCMF: A Festival Finale feat. Christine Goerke
Jun
29
8:00 PM20:00

GLCMF: A Festival Finale feat. Christine Goerke

A Festival Finale feat. Christine Goerke

Sponsored by Plante Moran
Philip Setzer, Lawrence Power, Paul Watkins, Christine Goerke, Callisto Quartet, Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings, F-Plus, Ivalas Quartet, Thalea String Quartet

Join the Festival for a star-studded Closing Night performance featuring Philip Setzer, Lawrence Power, Paul Watkins and more performing the best of Strauss, Bach, Snider, Walker and Turnage. Also, the award-winning dramatic soprano, Christine Goerke, makes her long-awaited Festival debut. Witness the incredible artistry of one of opera’s commanding figures in the beautiful setting of Seligman Performing Arts Center.

PRELUDE | In Conversation with Paul Watkins, Philip Setzer and Sarah Kirkland Snider

STRAUSS | Sextet from “Capriccio”
SNIDER| Thread and Fray
BACH | Cantata 82 “Ich Habe Genug”
WALKER | Lyric for Strings
TURNAGE | Eulogy
STRAUSS | Four Last Songs (arr. James Ledger)

TICKETS: Reserved $72 | General $42 | 35 & Younger $12

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GLCMF: Musical Chairs
Jun
28
10:30 AM10:30

GLCMF: Musical Chairs

Musical Chairs

(NON-SUBSCRIPTION EVENT)
Sponsored by the Isabel F. Smith & Ralph L. Smith Foundation

Musical Chairs featuring Philip Setzer, Callisto Quartet, F-Plus, Ivalas Quartet and Thalea String Quartet (following the performance, lunch will be provided courtesy of the Lawrence & Isabel Smith Family Foundation)

Artistic Encounters are professional coachings of Shouse Institute ensembles in a setting similar to a master class. Attend all five events with your punch card, or attend only one and bring four friends along to use up your punches. Punch cards are free with a subscription and $20 for single ticket holders.

10:45 a.m. Artistic Encounters
1 p.m. Luncheon & Discussion

More information/tickets:
http://greatlakeschambermusic.org/performance/musical-chairs/

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GLCMF: Spotlight: Leila Josefowicz
Jun
25
7:30 PM19:30

GLCMF: Spotlight: Leila Josefowicz

Spotlight: Leila Josefowicz
Sponsored by Martha Pleiss
Leila Josefowicz, John Novacek, F-Plus

Dynamic. Awe-inspiring. Genius. Leila Josefowicz has been called many things throughout her career, making a name for herself as one of today’s most virtuosic violinists. In her very own concert accompanied by longtime collaborator and pianist, John Novacek, witness firsthand how this MacArthur Genius and Avery Fisher Prize Winner captivates concert-goers around the world and has become a fan-favorite among Festival attendees.

PRELUDE: CALHOUN | Fluctuations

      F-Plus

STRAVINSKY | Duo Concertant
JANÁČEK | Dumka for Violin and Piano, JW VII/4 Violin Sonata, JW VII/7
KNUSSEN | Reflection
KURTÁG | Tre Pezzi Op. 14e
RAVEL | Violin Sonata No. 2

 

TICKETS: General $42 | 35 & Younger $12

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GLCMF: Community Concerts at the DIA
Jun
25
7:00 PM19:00

GLCMF: Community Concerts at the DIA

Community Concerts at the DIA – 6/21 at 7:00 and 8:30 p.m.
(NON-SUBSCRIPTION EVENT)

Andy Hudson, Callisto Quartet, F-Plus, Thalea String Quartet

7:00pm Concert
Festival Shouse Ensemble F-Plus performs the world premiere of Matthew Barnson’s new work followed by returning Shouse Ensemble, Callisto Quartet, and their performance of Dvořák’s String Quartet No. 14, the last string quartet completed by the composer.

 MATTHEW BARNSON | WORLD PREMIERE
DVOŘÁK | String Quartet No. 14 in A-flat major, Op. 105

8:30pm Concert
F-Plus performs Liza Sobel’s 2018 work Trio followed by the Callisto Quartet and F-Plus clarinetist Andy Hudson’s performance of Brahms’ beloved Clarinet Quintet.

SOBEL | Trio for Clarinet, Violin and Percussion
BRAHMS | Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op. 115

*These performances are free community concerts. No tickets or RSVP necessary. Contact the DIA directly for venue information.

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GLCMF: Spotlight: Alessio Bax and Lucille Chung
Jun
20
7:30 PM19:30

GLCMF: Spotlight: Alessio Bax and Lucille Chung

Sponsored by Jill & Steven Stone

Spotlight: Alessio Bax & Lucille Chung
Alessio Bax, Lucille Chung, F-Plus

World-renowned pianists and wedded couple, Lucille Chung and Alessio Bax, made their Festival debut in 2017 receiving a standing ovation and rave reviews from all whom attended. Join this incredibly dynamic duo once again as they perform four-hand and two-piano works from Debussy, Poulenc, Schubert and Ravel.

 

PRELUDE: ZARE | Lunation 1113
      F-Plus

DEBUSSY | Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune (for piano four hands)
POULENC | Concerto in D minor for two pianos, FP 61
SCHUBERT | Fantasia in F minor, D. 940 (for piano four hands)

POULENC | Sonata, FP8 (for piano four hands)
RAVEL | La Valse (for two pianos)

 

TICKETS: General $42 | 35 & Younger $12

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ETHEL at the Jewish Museum (New York, NY)
Feb
28
7:30 PM19:30

ETHEL at the Jewish Museum (New York, NY)

Bang on a Can and the Jewish Museum present ETHEL and Julia Wolfe

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 7:30pm

The Jewish Museum

New York, NY

The “extraordinarily skilled, passionate musicians” (NY Times) in ETHEL perform the complete string quartets of Julia Wolfe: Dig Deep, early that summerFour Marys, and Blue Dress for String Quartet. This is the first ever performance of ALL of Julia Wolfe's string quartets at one time, on one stage.  Julia Wolfe's string quartets, as described by The New Yorker, "combine the violent forward drive of rock music with an aura of minimalist serenity [using] the four instruments as a big guitar, whipping psychedelic states of mind into frenzied and ecstatic climaxes." This performance is presented in conjunction with the exhibition of fellow New York City cultural icon Martha Rosler: Irrespective

Tickets available here

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Stony Brook Contemporary Chamber Players
Dec
6
7:30 PM19:30

Stony Brook Contemporary Chamber Players

The Contemporary Chamber Players, founded by renowned performance faculty artist Gilbert Kalish and currently directed by Eduardo Leandro, has been hailed by The New York Times as "a small army of musicians who demonstrate consistent accomplishment."

Finola Merivale: Falling Flames
Christopher Stark: Borrowed Chords

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Oct
21
7:00 PM19:00

Contemporaneous with Abraham Brody

Sunday, October 21, 2018 | 7:00 pm
National Sawdust | 80 N 6th Street, Brooklyn, NY
Tickets available soon

Lithuanian-American composer and performer Abraham Brody creates deeply multi-layered works which incorporate electronics, synthesizers, his mesmerizing voice, and immersive video installations. Tapping into the mystical power of the music of his Baltic roots, Brody performs a new song cycle alongside Contemporaneous. The ensemble also performs Conor Brown's astonishingly beautiful Balkan-inspired music and a crystalline work by Lithuanian composer Nomeda Valanciute.

Conor Brown (b. 1988): Caldera Blossoms (2009)
Nomeda Valančiūtė (b. 1961): Circulus vitiosus (1993)
Abraham Brody (b. 1992), arr. Raivis Misjuns: New work (2018) — world premiere

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