“BACH TO THE FUTURE” CONCERT SERIES
A SUNDAY SERIES OF BEAUTIFUL MUSIC IN THE West VILLAGE!
3-4PM every Sunday
St. John's in the Village (218 W. 11th St., at Waverly place)
Followed by a reception in the courtyard, (weather permitting) or hall.
Attend individual concerts for inspiration every Sunday afternoon -- or, subscribe to our series, to support the work of the Foundation for the Revival of Classical Culture; Its “Bach To The Future” Music/Science Program for Students; and the new Foundation for the Revival of Classical Culture Youth Chorus. Accepting new student applications for the chorus -- ages 12 to 18!
SUN, APRIL 28: Margarita Rovenskaya, piano; Kevin Mills, cello
PROGRAM: Schumann | Fantasiestucke op. 73; Dvorak | Waldesruhe (Silent Woods); Dvorak | Rondo in G Minor, Brahms | Sonata for Cello and Piano no. 1 in E minor, op. 38
A fantastic program of Dvorak, Brahms & Schumann
SAT, MAY 4, 2PM: Leonardo DaVinci--The Musician and Scientist
PROGRAM: Part 2 of this two part program will provide an in-depth analysis of Leonardo’s use of music harmonic proportions to construct form and signification in “The Last Supper” and to interpret performative meaning in his “Festa del Paradiso” enactment of the harmony of the spheres.
SUN, MAY 5: Maryam Raya Kheirbek, Piano
PROGRAM: L.V. Beethoven: Fantasia in G minor op. 77
Robert Schumann: Symphonic Études, Op. 13
Concert pianist, Maryam Raya Kheirbek, whose performance of Beethoven’s op 110 piano sonata on December 18, 2018 at Carnegie Hall’s Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage electrified the audience, returns on Sunday, March 31, to St. John's In the Village for a thought-provoking performance of two fascinating and little-performed works by Beethoven & by Robert Schumann.
SUN, MAY 12: Classical guitar solo: Tali Roth
PROGRAM Barrios- la Cathedral ( inspired by Bach )
J.S.Bach - 2nd violin partita; Lauro - 4 Venezuelan valses
Piazzolla - milonga del Angel & Primavera Portena
One of the world’s leading and most charismatic guitarists, Tali Roth has been hailed by Classical Guitar magazine as "an extraordinary solo and chamber musician” and by The New York Times as a “marvelous classical guitarist”.
SUN, MAY 19: Everett Suttle & Friends
PROGRAM: Brahms Liebeslieder Waltzes Op. 52 for piano 4-hands & 4-voices; Schubert's "Auf dem Strom"
For this last Sunday program of the season, join renowned tenor, Everett Suttle and friends, for an afternoon of delightful songs.
SUN, JUNE 2: Frank Mathis, baritone and Jonathan DePeri, piano
PROGRAM: Brahms Organ Chorale Preludes Op. 122; Brahms "Vier ernste Gesänge"; other Brahms songs
The towering works of Johannes Brahms are combined here in both his rarely performed organ work and his beautiful art-songs.