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Americana Music Festival At Brooklyn Bridge Park This Weekend

The 4th Annual Brooklyn Americana Music Festival will take place this Saturday, September 22 and Sunday, September 23 from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM both days, on Pier 3, Brooklyn Bridge Park. It will feature “original and traditional country, folk, roots, blues, old time and bluegrass artists.” Admission is free, and there’s more information here.

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Bargemusic This Weekend

Bargemusic’s weekend begins Friday evening, September 21 at 8:00 when violinist Yevgeny Kutik and pianist Anna Polonsky play works by Strvinsky, Prokofiev, Rubinstein, Razaz, Andrela Pinto Correla, and Schnittke. On Saturday evening, September 22 at 6:00, and again on Sunday afternoon, September 23 at 4:00, violinist and Bargemusic Artistic Director Mark Peskanov, cellist Julian Schwarz, […]

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Bargemusic This Weekend

On Friday evening, September 14 at 8:00, Bargemusic will present Tokyo to New York, a concert of contemporary music by Tokyo-based and New York-based composers, performed by Thomas Piercy (photo) on clarinet and guanzi, Cheng Jin Koh on yangqin, and Chen Yihan on piano. On Saturday evening, September 15 at 8:00 and again on Sunday […]

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Bargemusic This Weekend

Bargemusic begins the weekend Friday evening, September 7 at 8:00 with a concert in honor of the American composer Ned Rorem (photo, Christian Steiner), who celebrates his 95th birthday this year. Pieces by Rorem, including a world premiere of his Pas de Trois for clarinet, violin, and piano, and by others composed in his honor, […]

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Bargemusic This Weekend

This Labor Day weekend, Bargemusic will present a “Here and Now Labor Day Festival” featuring works by contemporary composers, performed by a group of distinguished musicians, including Lish Lindsey on contrabassoon flute (yes, there is such a thing; see photo) and Bargemusic’s own Artistic Director, Mark Peskanov on violin. Concerts will be on Friday evening, […]

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Bargemusic This Weekend

Bargemusic begins its weekend concert lineup tomorrow (Friday, August 24) evening at 8:00 with a recital of piano works by Germany’s “killer B’s” – Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms – performed by Gerald Robbins (photo). On Saturday evening, August 25 at 6:00 and again on Sunday afternoon, August 26 at 4:00 a quartet consisting of Mark […]

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Bargemusic This Weekend

The weekend begins Friday evening, August 17 at 8:00, when pianist Asiya Korepanova (photo) plays works by J.S. Bach, Brahms, Poulenc, and Beethoven. On Saturday evening, August 18 at 6:00 and again at 8:00, the St. Petersburg Piano Quartet will play the same two works, one by Beethoven and one by Schubert. On Sunday afternoon, […]

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Bargemusic this Weekend

Ths Friday evening, August 10 at 7:00, pianist Olga Vinokur (photo) will present a recital, “Art of Etude,” featuring works by many prominent nineteenth and twentieth century and contemporary composers. On Saturday evening, August 11, at 6:00, Ms. Vinokur will return to play works by Beethoven, Liszt, Scriabin, Rachmaninoff, and Leo Smit/Bernstein. On Sunday afternoon, […]

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Bargemusic this Weekend

Bargemusic’s weekend begins Friday evening, August 3 at 8:00 when pianist Soyeon Kate Lee (photo) plays works by Chopin, Scarlatti, Janacek, Villa-Lobos, and Granados. On Saturday evening, August 4 at 6:00 and again at 8:00, violinist Mark Peskanov and pianist Olga Vinokur will play works by Beethoven and Schubert. On Sunday afternoon, August 5 at […]

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Bargemusic This Weekend, with Jazz!

The weekend begins riding on a jazz note on Friday evening, July 27 at 8:00 when the Endangered Heart Quartet (photo) presents works by Roy Nathanson, Beatles/Jesse Mills, Bach/Tim Kiah, and Jesse Mills. On Saturday evening, July 28 at 6:00, the Peskanov Duo, consisting of Alexander Peskanov on piano and Lu Ann Peskanov on flute, […]

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