Events Calendar

Dec15

Brandenburg Concertos

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Culture
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Dec15
Culture

Brandenburg Concertos

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Alice Tully Hall; 1941 Broadway, New York, NY 10023

Phone: 212.875.5788

When

December 15, 2017, 7:30pm; December 17, 2017, 5:00pm; December 19, 2017, 7:30pm

A New York holiday season without CMS’s beloved Brandenburg Concertos has become unimaginable. Don’t miss the performance which is now the essential year-end musical tradition for thousands of music lovers.

Dec15

Big Band Holidays

Jazz at Lincoln Center

Entertainment
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Dec15
Entertainment

Big Band Holidays

Jazz at Lincoln Center

Broadway at 60th Street, 5th floor

Rose Theater

Phone: 212-721-6500

When

8:00pm

Continuing a beloved New York tradition, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis warms up the House of Swing with soulful renditions of holiday classics. With fresh arrangements, playful improvisation, and entertaining storytelling, they bring out the magic in such classics as Count Basie’s “Jingle Bells,” “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” and Billie Holiday’s “I’ve Got my Love to Keep me Warm.” Jazz royalty Catherine Russell joins as special guest vocalist for the second year, continuing a spirited partnership that has spread Yuletide cheer in dozens of cities across the country. This year she’ll be joined by another JALC favorite, fellow vocalist Kenny Washington.

Dec15

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound

Museum of Art and Design (MAD)

Culture
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Dec15
Culture

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound

Museum of Art and Design (MAD)

2 Columbus Circle, New York, NY 10019

Phone: (212) 299-7777

Price

General admission: $16.00, seniors: $14.00, students $12.00

When

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm; Thursday: 10:00am - 9:00pm; Closed Monday

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound is a multi-component exhibition featuring interactive installations, immersive environments, and performing objects that explore how the ephemeral and abstract nature of sound is made material. At a time when so much visual information is being dispatched, consumed, and digested, the auditory provides a compelling sensory experience that is capable of reorienting the body to consider spatial and interpersonal relationships anew. Comprised of linked solo and curated projects, Sonic Arcade explores sound as substance, framing it as interdependent material that is physically crafted and transmitted through electronic circuits and signals, radio waves, and resonant bodies that create encounters that are not only heard, but felt. The exhibition features contemporary artists, designers, and performers who respond to sound’s potential as a material that influences how people experience space, their environment, and time, drawing out the ability of the auditory to provide a fresh perspective on how surroundings, and the body, are perceived and engaged. Sonic Arcade features Audiowear, a collaborative solo project by Arjen Noordeman and Christie Wright.

For further information on this exhibition go to www.madmuseum.org/exhibitions.

Image: 

Naama Tsabar 

Propagation (Opus 3), 2015

Wood, speakers, amplifiers, mixers, wires, cables, piano strings, bone, cable holders, contact microphones, brass, sheet rock. 6.5 meters high x 6.8 meters wide.

MARTE- Contemporary, El Salvador
Photo by Rodrigo Dada

Dec15

Free Music Fridays

American Folk Art Museum

Entertainment
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Dec15
Entertainment

Free Music Fridays

American Folk Art Museum

2 Lincoln Square
New York, NY 10023

Columbus Avenue
between W. 65th & 66th Sts.

Phone: (212) 595-9533

Price

Free

When

5:30pm-7:30pm

Music featured at the Free Music Fridays series thematically reflects the spirit of the self-taught art on view at the museum. Support the proceedings with a donation-based cash wine bar. Admission is always free. Hosted by Lara Ewen.

Program: 5:30pm-Trinidad Montalva, Chilean singer-songwriter; 6:05pm- Shira Goldberg, Indie singer-songwriter; and 6:40pm- Alex Smith, Adirondack mountain folk.

Dec16

Richard Tucker Park Greenmarket

Local Greenmarket

Community
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Dec16
Community

Richard Tucker Park Greenmarket

Local Greenmarket

West 66th Str. and Columbus Ave, New York

Price

Free

When

Thursday and Saturdays 8am - 5pm

Greenmarket's gateway to the Upper West Side, the Richard Tucker Park Greenmarket, offers locally grown produce just across the street from Lincoln Center. Seasonal vegetables range from fresh staples like corn and greens to Mexican specialties like papalo and epazote. Orchards boast sweet berries, stone fruit, and over 80 varieties of apples. Knowledgeable growers are at market to explain just how to care for their plants, flowers, and herb pots indoors and out. Impeccable farmstead cheeses, fresh seafood, grass fed beef, duck and duck charcuterie, eggs, artisanal baked goods, and New York’s only producer of both sorghum and maple syrup round out the offerings.

The greenmarket is open every Thursday and Saturday throughout the year.

Dec16

Big Band Holidays

Jazz at Lincoln Center

Entertainment
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Dec16
Entertainment

Big Band Holidays

Jazz at Lincoln Center

Broadway at 60th Street, 5th floor

Rose Theater

Phone: 212-721-6500

When

8:00pm

Continuing a beloved New York tradition, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis warms up the House of Swing with soulful renditions of holiday classics. With fresh arrangements, playful improvisation, and entertaining storytelling, they bring out the magic in such classics as Count Basie’s “Jingle Bells,” “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” and Billie Holiday’s “I’ve Got my Love to Keep me Warm.” Jazz royalty Catherine Russell joins as special guest vocalist for the second year, continuing a spirited partnership that has spread Yuletide cheer in dozens of cities across the country. This year she’ll be joined by another JALC favorite, fellow vocalist Kenny Washington.

Dec16

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound

Museum of Art and Design (MAD)

Culture
×
Dec16
Culture

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound

Museum of Art and Design (MAD)

2 Columbus Circle, New York, NY 10019

Phone: (212) 299-7777

Price

General admission: $16.00, seniors: $14.00, students $12.00

When

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm; Thursday: 10:00am - 9:00pm; Closed Monday

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound is a multi-component exhibition featuring interactive installations, immersive environments, and performing objects that explore how the ephemeral and abstract nature of sound is made material. At a time when so much visual information is being dispatched, consumed, and digested, the auditory provides a compelling sensory experience that is capable of reorienting the body to consider spatial and interpersonal relationships anew. Comprised of linked solo and curated projects, Sonic Arcade explores sound as substance, framing it as interdependent material that is physically crafted and transmitted through electronic circuits and signals, radio waves, and resonant bodies that create encounters that are not only heard, but felt. The exhibition features contemporary artists, designers, and performers who respond to sound’s potential as a material that influences how people experience space, their environment, and time, drawing out the ability of the auditory to provide a fresh perspective on how surroundings, and the body, are perceived and engaged. Sonic Arcade features Audiowear, a collaborative solo project by Arjen Noordeman and Christie Wright.

For further information on this exhibition go to www.madmuseum.org/exhibitions.

Image: 

Naama Tsabar 

Propagation (Opus 3), 2015

Wood, speakers, amplifiers, mixers, wires, cables, piano strings, bone, cable holders, contact microphones, brass, sheet rock. 6.5 meters high x 6.8 meters wide.

MARTE- Contemporary, El Salvador
Photo by Rodrigo Dada

Dec16

LC Kids Storytime at the Atrium: The Littlest ...

David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center

Entertainment
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Dec16
Entertainment

LC Kids Storytime at the Atrium: The Littlest Train by Chris Gall

David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center

61 West 62nd Street
New York, NY 10023

Broadway between West 62nd and West 63rd Streets

Phone: (212) 721-6500

Price

Free

When

11:00am

In this endearing story of a tiny toy train, the creator of the hit series Dinotrux now breathes life into more than a half-dozen trains that climb, haul, chug, zip, and zoom. In a small room, down a short flight of stairs, there lives a little toy train...about to have a BIG adventure! There's an endless world to explore and awe-inspiring new friends to meet. But when the day is done and the sun goes down, will the littlest train find his way home? Calling all train lovers: All aboard!

Best for ages 2–5. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Dec17

Holiday Brass

New York Philharmonic

Education
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Dec17
Education

Holiday Brass

New York Philharmonic

David Geffen Hall

10 Lincoln Center Plaza New York, NY 10023

Phone: 212-875-5656

Price

$59-75

When

3:00 PM

Enjoy the holiday spirit with this cheerful Philharmonic tradition featuring the power and brilliance of the New York Philharmonic Brass and Percussion. Beloved former Principal Trumpet Philip Smith — one of the undisputed top trumpet virtuosos of all time — returns to host, conduct, and perform in this afternoon of jubilant music.

Dec17

Big Band Holidays

Jazz at Lincoln Center

Entertainment
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Dec17
Entertainment

Big Band Holidays

Jazz at Lincoln Center

Broadway at 60th Street, 5th floor

Rose Theater

Phone: 212-721-6500

When

2:00pm

Continuing a beloved New York tradition, the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis warms up the House of Swing with soulful renditions of holiday classics. With fresh arrangements, playful improvisation, and entertaining storytelling, they bring out the magic in such classics as Count Basie’s “Jingle Bells,” “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” and Billie Holiday’s “I’ve Got my Love to Keep me Warm.” Jazz royalty Catherine Russell joins as special guest vocalist for the second year, continuing a spirited partnership that has spread Yuletide cheer in dozens of cities across the country. This year she’ll be joined by another JALC favorite, fellow vocalist Kenny Washington.

Dec17

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound

Museum of Art and Design (MAD)

Culture
×
Dec17
Culture

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound

Museum of Art and Design (MAD)

2 Columbus Circle, New York, NY 10019

Phone: (212) 299-7777

Price

General admission: $16.00, seniors: $14.00, students $12.00

When

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm; Thursday: 10:00am - 9:00pm; Closed Monday

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound is a multi-component exhibition featuring interactive installations, immersive environments, and performing objects that explore how the ephemeral and abstract nature of sound is made material. At a time when so much visual information is being dispatched, consumed, and digested, the auditory provides a compelling sensory experience that is capable of reorienting the body to consider spatial and interpersonal relationships anew. Comprised of linked solo and curated projects, Sonic Arcade explores sound as substance, framing it as interdependent material that is physically crafted and transmitted through electronic circuits and signals, radio waves, and resonant bodies that create encounters that are not only heard, but felt. The exhibition features contemporary artists, designers, and performers who respond to sound’s potential as a material that influences how people experience space, their environment, and time, drawing out the ability of the auditory to provide a fresh perspective on how surroundings, and the body, are perceived and engaged. Sonic Arcade features Audiowear, a collaborative solo project by Arjen Noordeman and Christie Wright.

For further information on this exhibition go to www.madmuseum.org/exhibitions.

Image: 

Naama Tsabar 

Propagation (Opus 3), 2015

Wood, speakers, amplifiers, mixers, wires, cables, piano strings, bone, cable holders, contact microphones, brass, sheet rock. 6.5 meters high x 6.8 meters wide.

MARTE- Contemporary, El Salvador
Photo by Rodrigo Dada

Dec19

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound

Museum of Art and Design (MAD)

Culture
×
Dec19
Culture

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound

Museum of Art and Design (MAD)

2 Columbus Circle, New York, NY 10019

Phone: (212) 299-7777

Price

General admission: $16.00, seniors: $14.00, students $12.00

When

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm; Thursday: 10:00am - 9:00pm; Closed Monday

Sonic Arcade: Shaping Space with Sound is a multi-component exhibition featuring interactive installations, immersive environments, and performing objects that explore how the ephemeral and abstract nature of sound is made material. At a time when so much visual information is being dispatched, consumed, and digested, the auditory provides a compelling sensory experience that is capable of reorienting the body to consider spatial and interpersonal relationships anew. Comprised of linked solo and curated projects, Sonic Arcade explores sound as substance, framing it as interdependent material that is physically crafted and transmitted through electronic circuits and signals, radio waves, and resonant bodies that create encounters that are not only heard, but felt. The exhibition features contemporary artists, designers, and performers who respond to sound’s potential as a material that influences how people experience space, their environment, and time, drawing out the ability of the auditory to provide a fresh perspective on how surroundings, and the body, are perceived and engaged. Sonic Arcade features Audiowear, a collaborative solo project by Arjen Noordeman and Christie Wright.

For further information on this exhibition go to www.madmuseum.org/exhibitions.

Image: 

Naama Tsabar 

Propagation (Opus 3), 2015

Wood, speakers, amplifiers, mixers, wires, cables, piano strings, bone, cable holders, contact microphones, brass, sheet rock. 6.5 meters high x 6.8 meters wide.

MARTE- Contemporary, El Salvador
Photo by Rodrigo Dada