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Date Thu, 25 Apr 2024 7:30 pm

Abendmusik War and Peace webWar and Peace

Music during the Thirty Year's War (1618–1648). Featuring works by Schein,...

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Geneviève Soly ~ Organ Recital
Fri, 3 May 2024 7:30 pm

Geneviève Soly PHOTO Crédit Robert Etcheverry 2022 squareThe Paul Creston Award Celebration

St. Malachy’s – The Actors’ Chapel will host the 2024 Paul Creston Award...

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UPON REFLECTION: An Opera in Ten Images
Sat, 4 May 2024 7:30 pm
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Sherezade Panthaki ~ soprano

Lawrence Lipnik ~ recorders
Beverly Au, Rosamund...

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  • Artist Spotlight ~ harpsichordist Geneviève Soly
    April 18, 2024 Geneviève Soly An interview between John Thiessen and harpsichordist Geneviève Soly JOHN: Later this month, virtuoso Quebecoise organist and harpsichordist Geneviève Soly will come to New York for performances at St. Malachy’s ...
    Artist Spotlight ~ The Music of "Upon Reflection"
    April 16, 2024 Upon Reflection An interview of John Thiessen with Frances White, Lisa Terry, and Larry Lipnik JOHN: In late February, I spoke with Wendy Steiner, the co-creator and director of Upon Reflection: An Opera in Ten Images which will be ...
    Artist Spotlight ~ East of the River
    April 4, 2024 East of the River An interview of John Thiessen with Nina Stern and Daphna Mor JOHN: When I first listened to pre-mastered tracks from East of the River’s December 2021 recording Ija Mia (My Daughter), I was astonished by the beaut...
    Notes on the Scene ~ Latest Edition
    Notes on the Scene is published 2–3 times per month, on the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Thursdays. We include concert listings, news, video links, artist showcases and more from New York City's early music scene. Enjoy our latest newsetter, published on Apr...

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