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Viola da Gamba Concert Calendar for Greater New York City
Fall 2014- Spring 2015

October 25, 2014, 7:30 pm
And So It Goes: CD Release Celebration

Mannes Concert Hall
150 W. 85 Street, Manhattan
This short concert will include live performances, the premiere screening of two music videos of pieces on the CD, and a few surprises... The program includes The Beauty Way, Martha McGaughey, Jeanne Dorche & Carlene Stober; soprano, tenor & bass viols; Dialogues with the Distant Mountains Javier Oviedo, alto saxophone; Marcia Eckert, piano; Duet After Winter, Amy Kimball & Lynn Bechtold, violins; Duckling Dance, animation by Kiersten Armstrong, Amy Kimball, violin; Arthur Cook, cello; Marcia Eckert, piano; Visions video by Roxanne Rea Elizabeth Wolff, piano
Reception to follow
Free admission

Friday, November 7, 2014, 8:00 pm
Empire Viols: Viaggio in Italia
Second Presbyterian Church
96 and Central Park West, Manhattan

Join Empire Viols as we head south to sunny Italy and also travel in time from the 18th to the 14th centuries and back to discover music rarely heard on viols. As in any good road trip, there will be surprises along the way.Martha McGaughey, viola da gamba; Carlene Stober, viola da gamba; Arthur Haas, harpsichord.

Sunday, December 7, 2014, 6:30 pm
Sonnambula: Renaissance Nowells from France and England
Church of St. Ignatius of Antioch
West End Avenue at West 87th Street, NYC
With James Kennerley, tenor

Thursday, February 5, 2015, 7:00 pm
Sonnambula: Zarzeula. Theatrical Music of 17th-century Spain

The Hispanic Society of America
613 West 155th Street, NYC
With Camille Zamora, soprano; Esteban La Rotta, vihuela.

Sunday, March 22, 2015, 4:00 pm
Parthenia Viol Consort: Harp and Viols

Picture Ray Studio
245 West 18th Street, NYC
Early works, plus a world premiere by Eleonor Sandresky with Christa Patton, harp. Composer/performance artist Eleonor Sandresky brings Parthenia into new territory with her commissioned premiere using choreographed movement for the consort, presented alongside dance suites and fantasias from the Renaissance.
Tickets: $25/10; Under 18 free Call 212-866-0468 

Thursday, April 9, 2015, 7:00 pm
Sonnambula: O Rosa Bella. Music in the Age of Donatello

The Museum of Biblical Art
1865 Broadway, at West 61st Street, NYC
With James Kennerley, tenor. Featured concert honoring the Museum’s exhibition Sculpture in the Age of Donatello: Renaissance Masterworks from Florence Cathedral. Gallery talk will follow with Curator and Director of Education, Nathaniel Prottas. www.mobia.org

Friday, April 17, 2015, 6:00 pm
Arnie Tanimoto
: Graduation Recital
Morse Recital Hall at the Juilliard School
60 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York City, NY
Admission free.


















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