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Ensemble Connect; Mika Sasaki, Piano, at Carnegie Hall

Thursday April 19, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

$25 - $35

Performers
Ensemble Connect
·· Rosie Gallagher, Flute
·· Bixby Kennedy, Clarinet
·· Mika Sasaki, Piano
·· Rebecca Anderson, Violin
·· Mari Lee, Violin
·· Maren Rothfritz, Viola
·· Madeline Fayette, Cello
·· Julia Yang, Cello
Mellissa Hughes, Soprano

Ensemble Connect has workshopped with Steve Reich and Meredith Monk, been led by Sir Simon Rattle, and premiered works by the finest young composers of our day. The group of young musicians enters its second decade with can’t miss music making. To close its season at Carnegie Hall, Ensemble Connect performs Schoenberg’s Pierrot lunaire, a setting of poems for speaker and chamber ensemble, employing a hybrid of spoken and sung vocalization that gives the work a surreal quality. Part of Salon Encores.

Ensemble Connect—formerly known as Ensemble ACJW—is a two-year fellowship program for the finest young professional classical musicians in the United States that prepares them for careers that combine musical excellence with teaching, community engagement, advocacy, entrepreneurship, and leadership. It offers top-quality performance opportunities, intensive professional development, and the opportunity to partner with a New York City public school throughout the fellowship.

Details

Date:
Thursday April 19
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$25 - $35
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Website:
https://www.carnegiehall.org:443/en/Calendar/2018/04/19/ENSEMBLE CONNECT 0730PM

Venue

Carnegie Hall
881 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019 United States
Phone:
212.247.7800
Website:
https://www.carnegiehall.org/