RSS Feed | Eastman Events Calendar Daily update from the Eastman Events Calendar http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar (c)2017 University of Rochester Composers' Concert http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1132789 http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1132789 Eastman East Wing Hatch Recital Hall 1506011400 1506016800

This event is free and open to the public. 


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RPO: Philharmonics #1 - Pre-Concert Chat http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1096278 http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1096278 Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre 1506033000 1506034800

Join conductors and special guests for a lively discussion about the music before each Philharmonics Series concert. You’ll learn what to listen for in each of the evening’s selections. Pre-concert talks start one hour prior to the concert, are free for all ticketholders, and are held on the orchestra level of the Eastman Theatre.

For more information on the event and tickets, visit the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) website at http://www.rpo.org or call the Patron Services Center at (585) 454-2100.

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Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra: Grieg's Piano Concerto & Cinderella http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1096279 http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1096279 Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre 1506036600 1506043800

 

Ward Stare, conductor
Inon Barnatan, piano

R. STRAUSS Don Juan
GRIEG Piano Concerto in A minor
PROKOFIEV Excerpts from Cinderella

Drama and passion abound! Following the famous “timpani roll” opening, hear Grieg’s immensely popular Piano Concerto unfurl from the fingers of celebrated Israeli pianist Inon Barnatan, the first-ever Artist-in-Association with the New York Philharmonic, praised as "the complete artist" by Music Director Alan Gilbert. A pair of story-driven compositions complete the RPO's opening concerts. Prokofiev’s lushly romantic ballet score conjures up all the magic and fantasy of the beloved fairy tale. And, you can feel the racing pulse of history’s most legendary ladies’ man in Strauss’ famous tone poem, one of the all-time great showpieces for orchestra.

For more information and ticketing, visit the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) website at http://www.rpo.org or call the Patron Services Center at (585) 454-2100.

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Third Thursday Concert "Orpheus’s Journey" http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1164498 http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1164498 Memorial Art Gallery Fountain Court 1506036600 1506040200
Third Thursday Concerts at the Memorial Art Gallery are special one-hour programs featuring Eastman’s spectacular Italian Baroque Organ. Concerts begin at 7:30 PM in the Fountain Court and are free with MAG admission.  Seating is unreserved and is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

This concert, 
Orpheus’s Journey will feature Edoardo Bellotti on organ and Paul O’Dette on the lute.
A rare opportunity to hear these renowned early music performers in concert together.  Music from 17th century Italy, including works by Monteverdi, Frescobaldi, and Kapsberger.

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Guest Masterclass: Warren Jones, piano http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1132465 http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1132465 Eastman East Wing Hatch Recital Hall 1506112200 1506119400

 

Warren Jones enjoys a notably eclectic career that has taken him to virtually every corner of the musical world. He performs with some of today’s best-known artists: Stephanie Blythe, Anthony Dean Griffey, Bo Skovhus, Eric Owens, John Relyea, and Richard “Yongjae” O’Neill—and is the Robert and Mercedes Eichholz Principal Pianist for the exciting Santa Barbara-based chamber music group Camerata Pacifica. In the past he has partnered such great performers as Marilyn Horne, Håkan Hagegård, Kathleen Battle, Samuel Ramey, Christine Brewer, Barbara Bonney, Carol Vaness, Judith Blegen, Salvatore Licitra, Tatiana Troyanos, Thomas Hampson, James Morris, and Martti Talvela. He is a long-time member of the faculty of Manhattan School of Music as well as the Music Academy of the West, and received the “Achievement Award” for 2011 from the Music Teachers National Association of America, their highest honor. In 2010 he was selected as “Collaborative Pianist of the Year” by the publication Musical America. He has been an invited guest at the White House to perform for state dinners in honor of the leaders of Canada, Russia, and Italy; and three times the invited guest of the Justices of the United States Supreme Court for musical afternoons in the East Conference Room at the Court. A graduate of both New England Conservatory and San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Mr. Jones currently serves on the NEC Board of Visitors and has been honored with the Doctor of Music degree from SFCM. His discography contains thirty-one recordings on every major label in a wide range of repertory. His conducting repertory is similarly varied: he has led sold-out critically-acclaimed performances of Mascagni’s L’amico Fritz, Rossini’s Il barbiere di Siviglia, and Mozart’s Die Zauberfloete; and in 2014 he conducted the world premiere of a new operatic version of A Christmas Carol at the Houston Grand Opera. Mr. Jones returned to the Merola Opera Program at San Francisco Opera for performances of Donizetti’s comedy Don Pasquale in the summer of 2015. In February 2016 he led an innovative new production of Menotti’s The Telephone and Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti for Tri-Cities Opera.

Eastman is proud to host masterclasses presented by world-renowned artists.

All masterclasses are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

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SOLD OUT - KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival - John Mulaney "Kid Gorgeous" http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1163217 http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1163217 Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre 1506121200 1506128400

 

“One of the best stand-ups alive.”
– Ken Tucker, Entertainment Weekly

John Mulaney is an Emmy Award winning writer and comedian. He most recently starred in the Broadway hit Oh, Hello on Broadway alongside co-creator Nick Kroll, in which the two comedians play elderly characters from the Upper West Side. In 2015, Mulaney released his third, hour-long, stand-up special: a Netflix Original entitled The Comeback Kid, which TheA.V. Club called “his best hour of his career.”


Mulaney began his career in New York’s East Village and has since toured around the world. In 2008, he began writing at Saturday Night Live, where he appeared as a “Weekend Update” correspondent and co-created characters such as “Stefon” with Bill Hader. He currently writes for IFC’s Documentary Now and for Netflix’s Big Mouth, for which he voices the character of “Andrew.” 202f


Mulaney’s first comedy album, The Top Part, was released in 2009. In 2012, he released his second Comedy Central special and album, New in Town. John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous is currently on national tour. www.johnmulaney.com

For more information and ticketing for Fringe Festival Events please visit http://rochesterfringe.com

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Student Degree Recital - Tianyu Zhou, piano http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1133146 http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1133146 Eastman East Wing Hatch Recital Hall 1506121200 1506126600


The Eastman School of Music hosts student recitals throughout the academic year. Program information is subject to change and will be available in advance. 

This concert is free and open to the public.

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KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival - John Covach "Close to the Edge" http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1155699 http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1155699 Eastman School, Kilbourn Hall 1506207600 1506211200


 America’s premiere Yes tribute band, Going for the One, will present a complete performance of Yes’ classic 1972 album, Close to the Edge. Featuring faculty and student guest performers from the University of Rochester and the Eastman School of Music, Yes’s cosmic and complex album will come to life with all the excitement and musical adventure of Yes in their prime.


For more information and ticketing on Fringe Festival Events please visit http://rochesterfringe.com

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RPO: Philharmonics #1 - Pre-Concert Chat http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1096281 http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1096281 Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre 1506207600 1506209400

Join conductors and special guests for a lively discussion about the music before each Philharmonics Series concert. You’ll learn what to listen for in each of the evening’s selections. Pre-concert talks start one hour prior to the concert, are free for all ticketholders, and are held on the orchestra level of the Eastman Theatre.

For more information on the event and tickets, visit the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) website at http://www.rpo.org or call the Patron Services Center at (585) 454-2100.
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Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra: Grieg's Piano Concerto & Cinderella http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1096280 http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1096280 Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre 1506211200 1506218400

 

Ward Stare, conductor
Inon Barnatan, piano

R. STRAUSS Don Juan
GRIEG Piano Concerto in A minor
PROKOFIEV Excerpts from Cinderella

Drama and passion abound! Following the famous “timpani roll” opening, hear Grieg’s immensely popular Piano Concerto unfurl from the fingers of celebrated Israeli pianist Inon Barnatan, the first-ever Artist-in-Association with the New York Philharmonic, praised as "the complete artist" by Music Director Alan Gilbert. A pair of story-driven compositions complete the RPO's opening concerts. Prokofiev’s lushly romantic ballet score conjures up all the magic and fantasy of the beloved fairy tale. And, you can feel the racing pulse of history’s most legendary ladies’ man in Strauss’ famous tone poem, one of the all-time great showpieces for orchestra.

For more information and ticketing, visit the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) website at http://www.rpo.org or call the Patron Services Center at (585) 454-2100. ]]>
KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival - John Covach "Dark Side of the Moon" http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1155700 http://www.rochester.edu/Eastman/calendar?event&id=1155700 Eastman School, Kilbourn Hall 1506214800 1506218400