Holiday Concert and Reception 2019

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

German House, Auditorium

871 United Nations Plaza

New York, New York 10017

View Map

Event description

Description

Celebrate the end of the semester

and join us for


DAAD's Holiday Concert and Reception


"Europe Through the Centuries"


presented by


the Consulate General of Germany


and the German Academic Exchange Service.


Following the performance,

guests are invited to enjoy complimentary

mulled wine, coffee/ tea, cookies, stollen

and a chance to meet and mingle

at the reception.


Please register by Wednesday, December 4.

Please note there will be no late seating. Be sure to plan enough time for check-in and security screening.


DAAD Grantees Eliane Menzel (Violin) and Maxine Troglauer (Trombone), DAAD Alum Alexander Liebermann (Composer), and friends will present


Europe Through the Centuries

  • Alexander Liebermann – Rondeaux
    Germany / France – Contemporary (Based on two medieval French poems)
    (Jessica Fishenfeld, Rieko Tsuchida)

  • J.S. Bach – Sonate a-Moll, 1. Satz
    Germany – Baroque
    (Eliane Menzel)

  • Johannes Brahms – Sonate für Violine und Klavier G-Dur Op. 78, 1. Satz
    Germany - Romantic
    (Eliane Menzel - violin, Seth Schultheis - piano)

  • Daniel Schnyder – Sonata for Bass trombone and Piano: Blues
    Switzerland - Contemporary
    (Maxine Troglauer - trombone, Rieko Tsuchida - piano)

  • Chopin – Mazurka in F-Sharp minor, Op. 59 no. 3
    Poland – Romantic
    (Rieko Tsuchida - piano)


  • Alexander Liebermann – Échanges für Piano Solo
    Germany/France – Contemporary (Based on 3 German Volksongs)
    (Seth Schultheis - piano)

  • Rossini – La Fioraia Fiorentina
    Italian – Bel Canto
    (Jessica Fishenfeld - soprano, Seth Schultheis - piano)


  • David del Tredici – Dynamic Duo
    USA – Modern (Exception that confirms the rule)
    (Eliane Menzel - violin, Maxine Troglauer - trombone)


Date and Time

Location

German House, Auditorium

871 United Nations Plaza

New York, New York 10017

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved