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Modern Classics: John Rutter’s Requiem

Modern Classics: John Rutter’s Requiem

John Rutter’s Requiem will be performed this Sunday at 8pm in Carnegie Hall Purchase tickets here or visit our Facebook event page for more info John Rutter’s Requiem, composed in 1985, has become a fixture of choral repertoire all over the world. Often compared to Fauré’s Requiem, it subtly walks the line between modern style and a romantic affinity for melody that is characteristic of Rutter’s music. Like Faure’s, Rutter’s Requiem is more poignant than morose, yet still profoundly moving….

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Sing Handel’s Messiah in Carnegie Hall this Thanksgiving

Sing Handel’s Messiah in Carnegie Hall this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving may be months away, but it’s never too early to plan a trip to New York City where you can see the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and sing the world’s most famous choral piece in Carnegie Hall. This November 28, 2017, conductor Jonathan Willcocks will be leading the first Carnegie Hall performance of Handel’s Messiah of the 2017 Christmas season. Open to all choirs throughout the United States and Canada, this concert is an opportunity to perform in the…

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Ten Winter Events in NYC Perfect for Music-Lovers

Ten Winter Events in NYC Perfect for Music-Lovers

The ball has dropped, Handel’s Messiah has been sung, and the tree at Rockefeller center will soon come down, yet three months of winter still remain. Ice and snow may put a halt to outdoor activities, but New York still has plenty to offer the musically-minded among us. Whether you’re a born-and-bred New Yorker or just here to see the sights, there will be plenty of concerts and events to your liking. Read on for our list of ten music-themed…

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