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Cello à la Carte

Holiday Concert Tour: 3 concerts in 3 cities.

Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 4 p.m.

Word Up: Community Bookshop
2113 Amsterdam Avenue
New York, NY 10032
Free

Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 2 p.m.

Featuring the Minnesota premiere of Mark E. Wolfram’s Rhapsody for unaccompanied cello.

The Baroque Room
275 East 4th Street, Suite 280
St. Paul, MN 55101
Free; reception to follow.

Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 6 p.m.

The Local Blend
Coffee Shop & Wine Bar
19 West Minnesota Street
St. Joseph, MN 56379
Free; food and drink available for purchase.

Program:
J. S. Bach: Suite in G major, BVW 1007
Gaspar Cassadó: Suite for Solo Cello
M. Praetorius, arr. Mark Summer: Variations: Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming
Mark E. Wolfram: Rhapsody for Unaccompanied Cello

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Sunday November 17, 2013 at 7 p.m.

Rachel Zylstra: Band + Strings

Doors open at 6:30 p.m. No cover.

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Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 2
196 Allen Street
New York, NY 10002

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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2013 7:30 p.m. & 10:00 p.m.
WELCOME TO NIGHT VALE LIVE SHOWS*

Roulette
509 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, NY

Featuring:
-a brand new extra-length episode of Welcome to Night Vale, starring Cecil
 Baldwin, as Cecil
-live musical accompaniment by Disparition
-live weather and solo set by Jason Webley (featured in ep. 9 "PYRAMID")
-and appearances by: Mara Wilson, Jackson Publick, Kevin R. Free, Mark    
 Gagliardi , Annie Savage, Marc Evan Jackson, Hal Lublin, and Craig  
 Cackowski.

BOTH SHOWS ARE SOLD OUT

*Will be released as a podcast episode soon.

stretto

Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.

Pete's Candy Store
709 Lorimer Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
FREE

Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.

La Sala
58 North 3rd Street
Williamsburg, New York 11211
(L train to Bedford Av)
FREE
cantinaroyal.com/lasala/salacalendar.php

Thursday, June 13, 2013 at 7 p.m.

Brooklyn Fire Proof, Gallery and Gastropub
119 Ingraham Street
Brooklyn, NY 11237
FREE
brooklynfireproof.com/cafe/events/stretto-stretto/

Nate Bartley, violin
Paul Wolfram, cello

Zoltán Kodály: Duo for Violin and Cello, op. 7 (1914)
Maurice Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Cello (1922)

Rachel Zylstra Strings

Sunday June 2, 2013 at 7 p.m.

Rachel Zylstra: Band + Strings
Rockwood Music Hall, Stage 2
 

 

Bronx House

The Harriet and Robert H. Heilbrunn Music School

Faculty Recital
Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 2 p.m.

Bronx House Auditorium
990 Pelham Parkway South
Bronx, NY 10461

Free and open to the public.

Rachel Zylstra Strings

Sunday, February 17, 2013

SONGS
Rachel Zylstra
Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2

Featuring the "strings songs" accompanied by:
Matt Gelfer, vioin; Greg Williams, viola; Paul Wolfram, cello

With
Alex Paul, drums/vox; Russ Wedelich, bass; Mollie McComb, vox

6:30 p.m. doors open || 7 p.m. showtime

21+ || No cover || $10 suggested tip jar donation

196 Allen Street
New York, NY 10002

Gloryana

Book, music and lyrics by Andrew Gerle

Directed by Mikhael Tara Garver
Music Director: David Gardos

York Theatre’s NEO Developmental Reading Series
Tuesday,  January 22 at 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday, January 23 at 10 a.m.

The York Theatre Company
619 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10022

yorktheatre.org

 

Friday, November 30, 2012 at 7 p.m.
Turtle Bay Music School
Artist Recital Series:
Barrow Street Piano Quartet

"Postcards from Eastern Europe"

Turtle Bay Music School
244 East 52nd Street
New York, NY 10022

Free admission

Music of Brahms, Dohnanyi, Dvorak, and Kodaly

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(Clockwise from top left: Manon Hutton-DeWys, piano; Nate Bartley, violin; Cory Ramey, viola; Paul Wolfram, cello)

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Arnold Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire

Monday, October 15, 2012
6 p.m.

Free admission

Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the premiere of Pierrot Lunaire

Sunday, September 30, 2012
2:30 p.m.
Jia-Ye He, Harmonica
with Barrow Street Piano Quartet

Bruno Walter Auditorium
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts
Lewis B. Cullman Center
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
Free admission

Program to include:
Naresh Sohal: Reflection for harmonica, strings and piano (premiere performance)
Zane Merritt: Hyperventilate for harmonica and string quartet (premiere performance)
Additional works by Bach and Vivaldi.

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Sunday, September 16, 2012
5 p.m.

Maria Johnson, Flute
Paul Wolfram, cello

Tickets: $10 at door, cash
Admission includes High Tea (tea, biscuits, watercress sandwiches)

Vaudeville Park
26 Bushwick Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11211

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noamfaingold.com
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Featuring the premiere of Noam Faingold's
"There's Poetry Between Us" for flute and cello.

Commissioned by Maria Johnson and Paul Wolfram.

Other works by Kaija Saariaho, Heitor Villa-Lobos
and Mark E. Wolfram

 

Sheep Island Ensemble
New York City Summer Mahler Project
James Blachly, Artistic Director

Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 5

Thursday, July 12, 2012 at 7:30 p.m.
St. Bart's Church
325 Park Avenue
New York, NY

Proceeds benefiting the Youth Orchestra of the Lower Ninth Ward

Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 7 p.m.
Greenwich House Music School

Manon Hutton-DeWys, piano
with Nate Bartley, violin; Cory Ramey, viola; Paul Wolfram, cello

Brahms: Piano Quartet in g minor, op. 25

46 Barrow Street
New York, NY 10014

"Perform-A-Thon"

Friday, May 18, 2012 at 7 p.m.

Selection from Brahms Piano Quartet in g minor

Manon Hutton-DeWys, piano; Nate Bartley, violin; Cory Ramey, viola; Paul Wolfram, cello

Turtle Bay Music School
Em Lee Concert Hall
244 East 52nd Street
New York, NY 10022

May 10-13, 2012

Little Opera Theatre of New York:
Travelers

Gustav Holst: The Wandering Scholar and Savitri


59E59 Theaters
59 East 59th Street, New York, NY

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Rachel Zylstra “Strings” Album Release Show
Rockwood Music Hall -- Stage 2, 7 p.m.

196 Allen Street
New York, NY 10002

http://rachelzylstra.com/

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Thursday, February 16, 2012
7:30 p.m.

‘Concert-ette’
Nate Bartley, violin
Paul Wolfram, cello


House Concert
Project 142/15V
New York, NY

Bach: Sonata no. 1 in g minor for solo violin
Mark Wolfram: Rhapsody for solo cello -- World Premiere
Kodaly: Duo for Violin and Cello, op. 7

Gloryana
Book, music and lyrics by Andrew Gerle
Directed by Mikhael Tara Garver

Winner of the 2011 Richard Rodgers Award for Stage Readings, adminstered by the American Academy of Arts and Letters

staged readings hosted by
The Public Theater

December 8, 2011 at 3 p.m.
December 11, 2011 at 7:30 p.m.
December 12, 2011 at 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Chelsea Studios
By invitation

Turtle Bay Music School
Artist Series

Mahler and Mozart at the Movies

244 East 52nd Street
New York, NY 10022

Friday, October 28, 2011 at 6:30 p.m.
The Richmond Room

J. S. Bach, Selections from the Goldberg Variations, arr. Sitkovetsky
G. Mahler: Piano Quartet in one movement (1876)
W. A. Mozart: Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478

Nathan Bartley, violin
Corinne Ramey, viola
Paul Wolfram, cello
Manon Hutton-DeWys, piano

Bronx House

The Harriet and Robert H. Heilbrunn Music School

Faculty Recital
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 2 p.m.

Bronx House Auditorium
990 Pelham Parkway South
Bronx, NY 10461

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The New England Conservatory presents:
New Music at the New England Conservatory

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 8 p.m.

Jordan Hall
290 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA

Program to include:
Malcolm Peyton, Songs from T. Sturge Moore
performed by the Mimesis Ensemble

Rosa Betancourt, soprano
Roberta Michel, flute
Vasko Dukovski, clarinet
Tema Watstein, violin
Hannah Levinson, viola
Paul Wolfram, cello
George Nickson, vibraphone
Katie Reimer, piano

Concert is free and open to the public

www.mimesisensemble.org
www.necmusic.edu/calendar_event/2011-10-18

 
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operamission

June 3 & 4, 2011

8 p.m.

The Gershwin Hotel
7 East 27th St.
New York, NY

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Mitridate

Little Opera Theatre of New York presents:
Mitridate re di Ponto

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto by Vittorio Amedeo Cigna-Santi, after a play by Jean Racine

Richard Cordova, conductor; Philip Schneidman, director

Jewish Community Center, Goldman-Sonnenfeldt Auditorium
334 Amsterdam Avenue (at 76th Street)

May 18 and 19 at 7:30 pm
May 21 at 8:30 pm
May 22 at 3:00 pm

Tickets available through www.smarttix.com or (212) 868-4444
$30

www.lotny.org

Benefit Recital for The New York Chamber Players
Giacomo Franci, Artistic Director

Thursday, May 12, 2011 8 p.m.
Nola Studios
244 West 54th Street, 11th Floor
New York, NY
Suggested donation, $25

Featuring: Giacomo Franci and Victor Goldberg, piano; Livio Caroli, oboe; Fred Rosenberg, clarinet; Ben Baron, bassoon; Emily Wong, horn; Alyson Whelan, Violin; Paul Wolfram, cello

Music of Bach, Beethoven, Dukas, Faure, Liszt, Mozart, Rachmaninoff, Schumann and Stravinsky

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Sumeida’s Song
An opera by Mohammed Fairouz

World Premiere Event
Presented by the Mimesis Ensemble

Wednesday, April 13, 2011 8 p.m.
Society for Ethical Culture
New York, NY

Conductor: Scott Dunn
Soprano: Jo Ellen Miller
Mezzo-soprano: Barbara Rearick
Tenor: Robert Anthony Mack
Baritone: Randall Scarlata

www.mohammedfairouz.com and www.sumeidassong.com

 

“Say We Flew”
Songs of Andrew Gerle

Sunday March 27, 2011 7 p.m.
Joe's Pub
425 Lafayette Street
New York, NY
Tickets: $20, Gerle songbook giveaway!

Encore presentation of the Birdland show--featuring Karen Ziemba, Mark Linn-Baker, Zachary James, Carrie Manolakos, Richard Maltby, Jr., Christa Justus, Steven Booth, Julian Fleisher, Kate Fisher, Cassie Wooley, Pamela Bob, Victoria Huston-Elem, and Ryan Bauer-Walsh

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“Say We Flew”
Songs of Andrew Gerle

Monday, January 31, 2011 7 p.m.
Birdland Jazz Club
315 West 44th Street
New York, NY
Tickets: $25 + $10 drinks/food

featuring Karen Ziemba, Mark Linn-Baker, Zachary James, Carrie Manolakos, Richard Maltby, Jr., Christa Justus, Steven Booth, Julian Fleisher, Kate Fisher, Cassie Wooley, Pamela Bob, Victoria Huston-Elem, and Ryan Bauer-Walsh


Including original songs from his award winning shows: Meet John Doe and Gloryana.

www.andrewgerle.com

www.birdlandjazz.com

Birdland

Saturday, January 15, 2011 7:30 p.m.
St. Michaels Church, Brooklyn, NY

Pan American Symphony Orchestra
Joseph Lliso, conductor
with soloists: James Ferraiuolo, oboe; Marshall Sealy, horn; Curtis Stewart, violin; Paul Wolfram, cello

Music of Faure, Marcello, Mozart, Sarasate and more.

Presented by the Bushwick Institute of the Performing Arts

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Boston Currents
Tuesday, December 14, 2010 8 p.m.
Faust Harrison Pianos (formerly Bechstein Hall)

207 West 58th Street
New York, NY 10019
$20 General Admission, $15 Student/Senior

Samuel Adler: Trio, “5 Snapshots” (2006)
Anthony De Ritis: Machinal
Mohammed Fairouz: Furia (2010)
Malcolm Peyton: Songs from T. Sturge Moore
Gunther Shuller: Woodwind Quintet (1958)
Yehudi Wyner: Quartet for Oboe and String Trio (1999)

The Music of Tobias Picker and Mohammed Fairouz
Tuesday, December 7, 2010 8 p.m.
Faust Harrison Pianos (formerly Bechstein Hall)

207 West 58th Street
New York, NY 10019

Fairouz: Canto (2005), Litany (2007), Furia (2010)
Picker: The Blue Hula (1990), Four Etudes for Ursula (1996), Keys to the City (1987)

www.mimesisensemble.org

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The Song Cycles of Mohammed Fairouz

Sunday November 7, 2010 8:00PM
Tenri Cultural Institute
43A West 13th St.
New York, NY, 10011
http://www.tenri.org/
$20 General Admission, $15 Student/Senior


Program:

 Four Haiku Poems (2004)
 Panopticon (2006)
 Three Shakespeare Songs (2006)
 Bonsai Journal (2007)
 No Orpheus (2009)
 Three Fragments of Ibn Khafajah (2010)
 Rubiyaat (2010)
 Furia (2010)

www.mimesisensemble.org

operamission

Così Fan Tutte: Some Assembly Required
August 17-22, 2010

Full orchestra, deliberately unrehearsed and assembled on the spot
A sublime cast
Four hosts: dramaturg Cori Ellison, conductor Jennifer Peterson,
     stage director Ned Canty, and Italian language master Marco Nisticò
Lab, jam session, cabaret…? To be determined by audience interaction

Presented by operamission and Neke Carson at New York’s Gershwin Hotel
7 East 27th Street

www.operamission.org
twitter.com/operamission

Saturday June 5, 2010
Blessed Bonds Benefit Event

Wine and Cheese Evening Benefit Event
featuring Paul Wolfram, cello

Music of  J.S. Bach, Gaspar Cassado and Mark Summer/Michael Praetorius

Palos Park Rec Center
Palos Park, IL

Tickets will be $20 for a single or $30 for a couple. They can be purchased by emailing blessedbonds@gmail.com. By phone: 708-710-2493. By fax: 708-423-5379. Tickets also available at Prairie State Veternarie Clinic 100 Ravinia Place Orland Park, IL 60462-3754, (708) 349-3331 and  through  our members or at the door.

BLESSED BONDS is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving the human-animal companion bond and promoting its value. We believe in keeping people and pets together. Our vision is to keep pets out of the animal welfare system and in homes where they belong.

http://network.bestfriends.org/groups/blessedbonds/default.aspx

Opera on Tap presents: "Opera Grows in Brooklyn"

Friday April 16, 2010
Galapagos Art Space

16 North Main Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
8pm
Tickets: $20

program to include a performance of "Margot Alone in the Light" a one-act opera based on Ray Bradbury's short story All Summer in a Day. Music by Clint Borzoni, libretto by Emily Conbere.

www.operaontap.com

www.operamission.org

Featuring vocalists: Elizabeth Brooks, Nathan Wentworth, Kimberly Sogioka, Lisa Williamson, Andrew Drost, Andrew Nolan, Emily Howard, Martha Guth, Alteouise deVaughn, Dennis Blackwell
Orchestra: Jennifer Peterson, conductor: Aurelien Pederzoli and Philip Wharton, violins; Audrey Selph, viola; Paul Wolfram, cello; Nick Buonincontri, bass; Alan Berquist, flute; Cory Tiffin, clarinet; Keith Kreindler, bassoon; James Borchers, percussion; Lynette Wardle, harp
   

BLACK SNOW
WRITTEN BY MIKHAIL BULGAKOV
ADAPTED BY KEITH REDDIN
DIRECTED BY MIKHAEL TARA GARVER
FEBRUARY 3-6, 2010
DIRECTING THESIS | THE RIVERSIDE THEATRE

PERFORMANCE DATES & TIMES

Wed, February 3 - Sat, February 6 at 8pm
& Sat, February 6 at 2pm

PRODUCTION DETAILS

Black Snow
By Mikhail Bulgakov
Adaptation by Keith Reddin
A world premiere event with music by Andrew Gerle and lyrics by Royce Vavrek
Directed by Mikhael Tara Garver
In association with The New Ensemble


Created by: Ken Barnett*, Alexander Borinsky, Brian J.Carter*, Joe Cassidy*, Jeremiah Matthew Davis, Stephen Dobbie, Ava Eisenson, Jason Fleitz*, Mary Ethelwyn Guiteras, Dani Karliner, Beth Ann Leone*, Sydney Maresca, Justin Ness*, Will Pickens, Seth Reiser, Alexandra Seal, Eric Slater*, Eric Southern, D. Westerholm, Paul Wolfram, & Cassie Wooley*

* Appears courtesy of Actors' Equity Association

One World Symphony
Sung Jin Hong, Artistic Director and Conductor
One World Symphony Vocal Artists

Winter Waltzes: Vienna

Johann Strauss II: Die Fledermaus (The Bat)
Sung in English

Friday, January 22, 2010 at 8:00 p.m.
St. Ann and the Holy Trinity

157 Montague Street
Brooklyn Heights

$30 Students/Seniors with ID
$40 General

Sunday, January 24, 2010 at 4:00 p.m.

Ansche Chesed Synagogue
251 West 100 St. at West End
Manhattan

$30 Students/Seniors with ID
$40 General

Richmond County Orchestra
Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker"

Sunday December 13, 2009, 3pm

Alan Aurelia, Conductor
with the New American Youth Ballet


St. Johns University Upper Level Student Campus Center
300 Howard Avenue, Staten Island, N0.Y

$25 suggested donation, Students/children FREE!

New York Chamber Players

Friday, December 4th, 2009 8 PM

Christ and St. Stephen's Church
120 W 69th St, New York, NY 10023

Beethoven: The Creatures of Prometheus Overture
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6, Pastoral

Stefano Mazzoleni and Giacomo Franci, conductor; Luigi Fracasso, piano

www.newyorkchamberplayers.org

Mimesis Ensemble

Boston Currents

Saturday November 7, 2009 8 PM
Fenway Center at Northeastern University, Boston, MA

Program includes:
Heiss: Episode (1981)
Stein: Distance (2009) *
Fulmer: String Trio (2006-9) *
Schwartz: Memorial (1988)
Wyner: Romances (1980)
Peyton: Solo Cello Piece
Smith: Something Suspicious (Small) (2005-6)
De Ritis: Dust and Roses (2002)
Fairouz: Four Critical Models (2009) *
Schuller: String Quartet No. 1
*World Premiere

www.mimesisensemble.org

One World Symphony

Friday October 30, 2009, 8 PM

Sung Jin Hong, Artistic Director & Conductor Features guest artist: The Hungry March Band

St. Ann and the Holy Trinity
Brooklyn Heights

Highlights include Dukas' The Sorcerer's Apprentice, music from The Nightmare Before Christmas and the World Premiere of Charley Gerard's The Headless Horseman

Come in costume (the orchestra will be!)

www.oneworldsymphony.org

Richmond County Orchestra

Al Martino, Guest Singer and MC

Mario Lanza's 50th Anniversary Concert

Saturday October 3, 2009 8 PM

Snug Harbor Cultural Center’s Music Hall
1000 Richmond Terrace
Staten Island, NY

richmondcountyorchestra.org

Mario Lanza

Faux Star at Public Assembly

August 23, 2009 9pm

Williamsburg, $5 cover

 

One World Symphony
Samuel Barber: Vanessa

June 24: 8pm St. Ann’s Church, 157 Montague St. (Brooklyn Heights)
June 26: 7:30pm Ansche Chesed Synagogue, W. 100 and West End Ave. (Manhattan)
Tickets: General $40, Seniors/Students $30

Sung Jin Hong, Conductor

vanessa

Richmond County Orchestra
Flag Day Concert

Phillip Myers, Horn
Alan Aurelia, Conductor
Featuring: R. Strauss Horn Concerto, 1812 Overture, Selections from ‘Hair’ and More!

June 14th, 3pm
St. Johns University: Student Center, Upper Level
Staten Island, NY
Suggested Donation, $20

 

 

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cannon

May 16th, 2009

Guest Appearance with Faux Star

Red Horse Cafe, Park Slope

8-10pm, Free

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May 2-10, 2009

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;shadows of a dream

Written and Directed by Mikhael Tara Garver
(inspired by Strindberg’s ‘Dream Play’ and e.e. cummings)

Original Music by Andrew Gerle, Matt Burns & Joy Son
Lyrics by Royce Vavrek

Horace Mann Theater
Columbia University

 

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May 9, 2009

New York Chamber Players
Giacomo Franci, artistic director

Church of St. Paul & St. Andrew
86th St and West End Ave

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