Tag Archives: Carnegie Hall

Review: Roomful of Teeth Stretches for a Piano Premiere

Source: New York Times » Music

The ensemble performed its showpiece, Partita for 8 Voices, in a program that also included the pianist-composer’s Tigran Hamasyan’s “Ser Aravote.”

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Review: The Radiant Modesty of Janine Jansen at Carnegie Hall

Source: New York Times » Music

The violinist began a five-concert Perspectives series with a program of chamber music that benefited from her immaculate intensity.

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Patti Smith, Michael Stipe, Flea, Talib Kweli, Joan Baez, Cat Power & more played the Pathways to Paris benefit in NYC (pics, videos)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The Carnegie Hall show saw Joan Baez covering Antony, Talib Kweli playing “Get By” with Flea while Joan Baez danced on stage, Michael Stipe covering The Velvet Underground, and the whole lineup playing Patti Smith’s “People Have the Power” together…

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Hear the Martha Argerich Recordings That Inspired 8 Young Pianists

Source: New York Times » Music

Daniil Trifonov, Khatia Buniatishvili and more talented pianists (and one harpsichordist) share their favorite albums by the great Argentine musician.

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Jane Birkin playing Gainsbourg tribute at Carnegie Hall (1st U.S. show in 6 years)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

“It is a privilege that one of the greatest French writers wrote for me from the age of 20 to 45,” Birkin says. “In a way it never stopped. It’s a strange situation. What can I do for him now, even though it’s too late! At least I can wear him, take him with me. Say his words!”

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Critic’s Notebook: How Brahms’s ‘A German Requiem’ Became an Anthem for Our Time

Source: New York Times » Music

A deeply personal work has been accompanied in recent concerts by reflections on mortality, the planet and the Syrian refugee crisis.

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Bill Murray releasing a classical album & performing at Carnegie Hall

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Bill Murray is no stranger to musical performance, and now he’s got a classical album and live performances with cellist Jan Vogler on the way…

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Benjamin Clementine reschedules Carnegie Hall show, working on new LP

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Soulful UK singer Benjamin Clementine was supposed to play Carnegie Hall last week (4/13), but he was forced to cancel the show due to delays with his new album. A new date has been announced…

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Iggy Pop, New Order, Patti Smith, Sufjan Stevens, Alabama Shakes & more played 2017 Tibet House Benefit (pics, video)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The 2017 edition of the annual Tibet House Benefit at Carnegie Hall happened Thursday night (3/16) with its usual impressive lineup of musical talent and some very interesting pairings. It also doubled as a birthday party for Philip Glass.

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