Listen Closely "Echoes"

Posted by ayumi on February 25, 2017


Contemporary Christmas

Posted by ayumi on November 10, 2016

A CONCERT OF NEW HOLIDAY MUSIC

Did you know that many classic Christmas songs were written by musical theatre writers? Contemporary Christmas is bringing back that tradition! We asked teams of musical theatre composers and lyricists to write new songs for the holidays. We can't wait to share with you what they've written with you as we kick off the holiday season!


Monday, December 5th at 6:30pm
The Duplex
$10 Tickets in Advance (2 Drink Minimum)

WRITERS AND PERFORMERS


  COMPOSERS AND LYRICISTS

  • Patrick Spencer
  • Karl Hinze
  • Joseph Olson
  • Edward Bell
  • Ayumi Okada
  • Sarah Mucek
  • Christian Duhamel
  • Anthony De Angelis
  • Christyn Budzyna
  • Michael Radi
  • Sean Havrilla
  • David Carl
  • Charlie O' Leary

  PERFORMERS

    • Charissa Bertels
    • Chris Blem

Check back for more updates!


TALES AND FRAGMENTS

Posted by ayumi on September 30, 2016

Listen Closely's 2016-17 season kicks off this week! 

TALES AND FRAGMENTS

Ayumi Okada: A White Bud
György Kurtág: Kafka Fragments PART I
Leoš Janáček: Pohádka (A Tale)
Franz Schubert: Der Lindenbaum
Prach Boondiskulchok: Goose Daughter  *New York premiere
Robert Schumann: Märchenbilder (Fairy Tale Pictures)
Will Garrison: Mine and Young Girl's Heart

Ariadne Greif, soprano
Alex Fortes, violin
Rose Hashimoto, viola
James Waldo, cello
Alyona Aksyonova, piano

 

Free family-friendly concerts (featuring excerpts from Tales and Fragments)

Thursday, September 29, 7 pm
Dichter Pharmacy & Soda Shoppe

Saturday, October 1, 2 pm
New York Public Library: Inwood Library


Full program (including Boondiskulchok)

Saturday, October 1, 8 pm
Holy Trinity Church Inwood
$15/general; $10/seniors, students, military; free for all kids under 18


Musitravel Vol. 7

Posted by ayumi on August 22, 2016

Musitravel Vol. 7

音で奏でる童話の世界

新美南吉の作品の朗読と若手作曲家による新曲コラボコンサート

2016年9月27日(火)19:00開演

日本橋公会堂

全作品世界初演のこのコンサートにて、岡田あゆみ作のヴィオラとピアノの為の「かんざし」も演奏されます。ぜひお越しください。

チケットのご予約はこちらからお願いいたします。


Video listed on I CARE IF YOU LISTEN.TV

Posted by ayumi on April 21, 2016