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Love: Classical to Contemporary

  • National Opera Center, Rehearsal Hall 330 7th Ave, 7th Floor New York, NY, 10001 United States (map)

On the eve of Valentine's Day, it is only fitting to present a program dedicated to perspectives on love. In Love: Classical to Contemporary, you will witness love from the perspectives of four composers, interpreted by five instrumentalists, two dancers, and accompanied by the rich narratives of Ovid, Plato, and Shakespeare. 

Program:

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet for Violin and Piano
Britten: Metamorphoses after Ovid for Solo Oboe
Bernstein: Serenade for Violin and Orchestra (Piano Reduction)
Gershwin/Wild: Embraceable You, Oh, Lady Be Good, Fascinatin' Rhythm for Piano

Performers:
Morganne Aaberg (Violin)
Harmonnia Junus (Violin)
Fiona Last (Oboe)
Emily Petry (Dance)
Gwen Petry (Dance)
Kyle Walker (Piano)

Admission (wine and dessert included): 
Available online at http://www.byanyothername.bpt.me
Students $15, Adults $20, At the door (First come first serve) $25

Later Event: March 20
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