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Catskills High Peaks Music Festival

Date/Time

Aug 7, 2016 to Aug 18, 2016
07:00 PM until 12:00 PM

Description

The Carey Institute for Global Good and Yehuda Hanani have teamed up to produce the 7th Annual Catskill High Peaks Music Festival. The Festival combines a Residency program for 50 hand-picked emerging artists from around the world with evenings of classical music concerts for the public.

The mission of Catskill High Peaks Festival is to infuse students with love and enthusiasm for their musical vocation, instill a spirit of musical adventure and discovery, and imbue an appreciation for past traditions.

Tickets for all events taking place at the Carey Institute are available via Eventbrite.  Pay what you wish – we appreciate your support.  The Carey Institute is dedicated to making a better world by contributing to a strong just and educated society. Our programs are made possible by your generous support.

Sunday, August 7

7 PM: Concert at the Guggenheim Pavilion Auditorium (Carey Institute): “A Musical Offering – Celebrating J. S. Bach, Beethoven and Duke Ellington” — Peter Zazofsky, violin; Mikael Darmanie, piano; and artistic director Yehuda Hanani.  Get Tickets >

Tuesday, August 9

2 PM: Talk at the Guggenheim Pavilion Auditorium (Carey Institute): “Harpsichord or Piano—Will the Real J. S. Bach Please Stand Up?” w/Michael Chertock.  Get Tickets >

4 PM: Talk at the Guggenheim Pavilion Auditorium (Carey Institute): “Ensemble Communication: Verbal and Non-Verbal.” w/ Ross Harbaugh.  Get Tickets >

Wednesday, August 10

4 PM – 5:45 PM: Master Class at the Guggenheim Pavilion in Master Seminar Room: “So You Want to Learn a Fugue: Musical Concepts” w/Bayla Keyes.  Get Tickets >

8:30 PM:  Moonlight Sonata at the Guggenheim Pavilion Auditorium (Carey Institute).  Get Tickets >

Friday, August 12

2 PM – 3:45 PM:  Master Class at the Guggenheim Pavilion in Master Seminar Room (Carey Institute): “The Journey of the Violin Partitas”  w/ Peter Zazofsky.  Get Tickets >

7 PM: Evening Concert “Music From High Peaks” at The Bridge Street Theater (44 West Bridge Street,  Catskill, NY).  Get Tickets >

Saturday, August 13

2 -2:50 PM: Master Class at the Guggenheim Master Seminar Room (Carey Institute): “So You Want to Learn a Fugue: Left and Right Hand Techniques” w/ Bayla Keyes.  Get Tickets >

4 PM –5:45 PM: Master Class at the Guggenheim Master Seminar Room (Carey Institute):  “Historic Perspective and Baroque Traditions” w/Paul Dwyer.  Get Tickets >

7:30 PM:  Moonlight Sonata at Stonecrop Estate (Carey Institute): “Bach and Beethoven in the Tavern” in conjunction with Helderberg Brewery.  Get Tickets >

Sunday, August 14

4 PM: Talk at the Guggenheim Master Seminar Room (Carey Institute): “If the Angels Danced—the Six Suites” w/ Yehuda Hanani.  Get Tickets >

7 PM: Concert at the Guggenheim Pavilion Auditorium (Carey Institute): “Bach and His Heirs”—High Peaks guest artists and chamber orchestra.  Get Tickets >

Monday, August 15

2 PM:  Talk at the Guggenheim Master Seminar Room (Carey Institute): “Demystifying Your Strings (String-Making 101)” w/ Lyris Hung.  Get Tickets >

4 PM: Buddy Day Concert at the Guggenheim Auditorium (Carey Institute) featuring a joint performance by High Peaks residents and  young musicians from the local area. 

Tuesday, August 16

7:30 PM:  Moonlight Sonata at the Guggenheim Auditorium (Carey Institute).  Get Tickets >

Wednesday, August 17

 7:30 PM:  Moonlight Sonata at the Guggenheim Auditorium (Carey Institute).  Get Tickets >

Learn more about our Art & Music program >>

Cost

Pay What You Like

Location

View map Carey Institute for Global Good
63 Huyck Road
Rensselaerville, NY

Additional Information

Sponsor

Carey Institute for Global Good

Phone

518-797-5100

Contact name

Sarah Gordon

Contact email

sgordon@careyinstitute.org

Neighborhood:

Albany

County:

Albany

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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