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Festival Opening Night Gala | The Joy of Keeping Time

Chelsea Music Festival

Friday, June 9, 2017 from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT)

Festival Opening Night Gala | The  Joy of Keeping Time

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
General Admission
General Admission - Open Seating
Jun 9, 2017 $68.00 $4.39
Senior
Senior Admission - Open Seating (65 years old and older - Proof required for entry)
Jun 9, 2017 $58.00 $3.89
30 and Under
30 and Under Admission - Open Seating (30 and Under Proof Required for Entry)
Jun 9, 2017 $58.00 $3.89

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Event Details

The 2017 Festival Opening Night Gala kicks off this year’s exploration of the theme "Measuring Time" with music celebrating the 250th anniversary of Telemann, Ludwig van Beethoven’s relationship with the metronome, and Clockwork by this year’s Composer-in-Residence Sebastian Currier. The Gala will come to a thrilling end with 2017 Festival Ensemble-in-Residence, the Verona Quartet, joined by Melinda Lee Masur on piano in a musical journey through the history of time-keeping in Clocks by Miguel del Aguila. 

 

Program

Telemann Sinfonia in D major, TWV 44:1 for String Orchestra

Beethoven Romance No. 2 in F Major, Op. 5

Currier Clockwork (1989)

Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 22 in F Major, Op. 54

del Águila Clocks, Op. 58 for Piano and String Quartet (1998) (New York Premiere)

 

Featuring

Composer-in-Residence | Sebastian Currier

Ensemble-in-Residence | Verona Quartet

Violin | Fanny Clamagirand, Chloe Fedor, Nicholas DiEugenio, Letitia Jap, Lisa Lee, Jonathan Ong, Filip Pogády, Dorothy Ro

Viola | Jesus Rodolfo Rodriguez, Abigail Rojansky

Cello | Warren Hagerty, Angela Lee, Caleb van der Swaagh

Double Bass | Lizzie Burns

Harpsichord | Robert Fleitz

Piano | Peter Fancovic, Robert Fleitz, Melinda Lee Masur, Nicolas Namoradze

Conductor | Ken-David Masur


RECEPTION: Curated Gala Reception by Chef Tessa Liebman to follow Performance

SEATING: Open

WHEELCHAIR ACCESS: Non-accessible

Sponsored by BMW North America, Official Vehicle of the 2017 Chelsea Music Festival

 

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St. Paul's German Lutheran Church
315 W 22nd St
New York, NY 10011

Friday, June 9, 2017 from 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT)


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