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Click Here to Read: Music to Whose Ears II: Embodied Cognition with Nacho Arimany, Edgar Choueiri, Vijay Iyer, Marina Korsakova-Kreyn, Tristan Perich, at the Helix Center on Saturday, January 24, 2015.
Click Here to Read: LETTERS TO AFAR: OCT 22, 2014 – MAR 22, 2015, at the Museum of the City of New York, Co-presented by the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research.
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The Helix Center Winter 2015 Roundtables.
Poets as Smugglers: Sutzkever, Kaczerginski, and How the Remnants of the YIVO Archive Reached New York
Monday, January 5 | 6:30pm | Location: YIVO Institute
YIVO-Bard Winter Program on Ashkenazi Civilization Keynote Address
YIVO’s Jacob Kronhill Visiting Scholar David Fishman tells the dramatic story of how poets Kaczerginski and Sutzkever rescued YIVO’s treasures from the Vilnius Jewish (more…)
Click Here to Read: New albums from saxophonists Dayna Stephens and Walter Smith III By Hiram Lee on the World Socialist Web Site on December 27, 2014.
Dayna Stephens [Photo by Christopher Drukker]
Registration still open for YIVO Winter Program on Ashkenazi Civilization — Deadline Extended Through December 31!
Monday, January 5 | 6:30pm | Location: YIVO Institute YIVO-Bard Winter Program on Ashkenazi Civilization Keynote Address (more…)
Click Here to Read: Entering its third decade, the Klezmatics have made klezmer a household sound By Wallace Baine, Santa Cruz Sentinel on December 17, 2014.
Click Here to Read: British and German youth orchestras celebrate 100 years of jazz By Barbara Slaughter on the World Socialist Web Site on December 11, 2014.
National Youth Jazz Orchestra of the UK and the Youth Jazz Orchestra of Germany performing
Click Here to Read: Departed Friends and Some of Their Disciples on this website.
Click Here to Read: Blue Note’s Jim Hall tribute show really a missing-man formation for guitar giant on this website.
Click Here to Read: In Memorial Jim Hall 1930-2013 on this website.
Click Here to Read: Jazz Master Jim Hall, 1930-2013 on this website.
Click Here to Listen to: When Freud Showed Up In German Lieder by Tablet Magazine Website.
Lieder Of The Pack: ‘Art Song on the Couch,’ inspired by the edginess of Freud’s Vienna, features music by Mahler, Schoenberg and StraussTuesday, November 4th, 2014
Click Here to Read: Lieder Of The Pack: ‘Art Song on the Couch,’ inspired by the edginess of Freud’s Vienna, features music by Mahler, Schoenberg and Strauss by George Robinson on The Jewish Week website on October 4, 2014.
Sometime a song is just a song, Mahler, left and Freud, Wikimedia Commons.
Click here to Read: The Gold Mine by Kelsey Waldon: Life, more or less By Dylan Lubao on the World Socialist Web Site on October 16, 2014.
Kelsey Waldon [Credit: Tim Duggan]
Click Here to Read: Strumming along with Dylan and Seeger By Robert E. Cohen on the Paint the Culture Rad Website.
Gil Turner, Happy Traum, Delores Dixon, Bob Cohen
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Click Here to Read: NYFOS Opens Its Mainstage Series with ART SONG ON THE COUCH on the Classical World.com website on October 6, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Letters to Afar: An Installation by Peter Forgacs and the Kleimatics Sponsored by YIVO and the Museum of the City of New York at the Museum of the City of New York on October 20, 2014.
Click Here to Read: Departed Friends and Some of Their Disciples New releases by Charlie Haden and Jim Hall, and Bill Frisell in The New York Times on October 3, 2014.
Art Song On the Couch: Lieder in Freud’s Vienna
Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 8 pm
Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center (129 W. 67th, NYC)
Janai Brugger, soprano; John Brancy, baritone
Steven Blier and Michael Barrett, pianists
In the early years of the 20th century German Lieder took on a new psychological and musical complexity: Gustav Mahler had a life-changing encounter with Sigmund Freud; Richard Strauss’s Ophelia-Lieder brought Shakespeare’s heroine into the analyst’s office; and German art song entered a new Golden Age fueled by dreams and hidden desires. Music by Wolf, Mahler, Schoenberg, Strauss, and others. (more…)