Troy Herion

This week: concerts in New York (July 7 – July 13, 2014)

Michael Mizrahi + Alex Sopp at Greenwich House Music School

Troy Herion

Troy Herion

Michael Mizrahi will give the NYC premiere of pieces by Troy Herion, Patrick Burke, and Asha Srinivasan. Michael will also perform works by Mark Dancigers, Beethoven, and Bach. Alex Sopp will perform pieces Nico Muhly, and Colin Jacobson. Michael and Alex will also perform a work by Judd Greenstein.
Wednesday, July 9 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $15, $12 students with ID
Greenwich House Music School 46 Barrow St, New York, New York
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Bang on a Can at the Jewish Museum

Bang on a Can and The Jewish Museum continue their season-long partnership in presenting Other Primary Structures featuring performances by Bang on a Can All-Stars Vicky Chow and David Cossin with Dither Quartet’s Taylor Levine and James Moore. This concert of music by Louis Andriessen, Philip Glass, Michael Gordon, and John Zorn is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Other Primary Structures.
Thursday, July 10 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $18, $15 seniors/students, $12 members
The Jewish Museum, 1109 Fifth Avenue at 92nd Street, New York, NY
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The Passenger

Houston Grand Opera performs Mieczyslaw Weinberg’s opera The Passenger as part of the Lincoln Center Festival.
Thursday, July 10 to Sunday, July 13 at 7:30 PM
Tickets $75 to $250
Park Avenue Armory, 643 Park Ave, New York, NY
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Occupy Snag Harbor | ThingNY

A day of public art programming curated by Second Saturday Staten Island, the island’s only art walk. From 7 to 8 pm, thingNY will present This Takes Place Close By as part of Art Lab After Dark.
Saturday, July 12 from 1 PM to 11 PM
Free and open to the public
Staten Island’s Snug Harbor, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island
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NY Philharmonic’s Very Young Composers with ETHEL & Iktus Percussion | Rite of Summer Music Festival

Iktus Percussion

Iktus Percussion

Rite of Summer collaborates with New York Philharmonic’s Very Young Composers program, in presenting an exhilarating afternoon of world premieres inspired by New York City and its multicultural, multifarious history. Featuring renowned ensembles ETHEL and Iktus Percussion performing seven brand new compositions by children from the Philharmonic’s VYC program, two world premieres by NY Philharmonic teaching artist-composers Justin Hines and Angélica Negrón, and a few other musical surprises along the way.
Sunday, July 13 at 12 PM & 2 PM
Governor’s Island, NYC
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Artists at Noguchi | Bang on a Can Music Series featuring Bang on Ja-Pan

On July 13, Music in the Garden will present a concert specially curated by Bang on Can including music by contemporary Japanese composers Dai Fujikura, Toru Takemitsu and Somei Satoh. The music will be performed by flutists Kelli Kathmann and Jessica Schmitz, and singer Daisy Press, all alumni of the Bang on a Can Summer Music Festival at MASS MoCA.
Sunday, July 13 at 3 PM
Free with museum admission
The Noguchi Museum, 9-01 33rd Road, Long Island City, NY
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