Chelsea Music Festival 2017

When:
June 9, 2017 – June 17, 2017 all-day America/New York Timezone
2017-06-09T00:00:00-04:00
2017-06-18T00:00:00-04:00

Chelsea Music Festival

June 9 – 17, 2017

TICKETS:

Tickets will be available on May 1, 2017 at www.chelseamusicfestival.org • For group sales and benefits, please contact [email protected] • Students and Under 30 / Senior Discounts available. Must show Student/Senior ID at door • For details on FREE [email protected] outdoor concerts, see the Festival website & social media

ALL EVENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Visit as well the official site to learn more…

Festival Opening Night— The Joy Of Keeping Time

Friday, June 9, 2017

7:30 – 9:30 pm

St. Paul’s German Lutheran Church

Family Event | Mode To Joy— Hear, Taste And See Beethoven!

Saturday, June 10, 2017

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

St. Paul’s German Lutheran Church

Beethoven All Night

Saturday, June 10, 2017

6:00 – 11:30 pm

St. Paul’s German Lutheran Church

Beethoven’s Groove— Late Night Jazz With Helen Sung

Saturday, June 10, 2017

10:00 – 11:30 pm

St. Paul’s German Lutheran Church

Next Atlantis | Civilizations Between Heaven And Earth

Monday, June 12, 2017

6:00 – 8:00 pm

Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò at NYU

The Four Seasons And Quiet Time

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

7:30 – 9:30 pm

General Theological Seminary

Vehicles Of Time— Cage, Van & A Firebird

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

6:00 – 8:00 pm

Deutsches Haus at NYU

Chelsea Gallery Walking Tour

Thursday, June 15, 2017

1:00 – 2:30 pm

Corkbuzz at Chelsea Market

Time, Pace And Presence | The Interior And Other Short Works By Jonathan Rattner

Thursday, June 15, 2017

6:00 – 8:00 pm

Tisch School of the Arts

Carte Blanche To The Verona Quartet— Ravel, Beethoven And A World Premiere

Friday, June 16, 2017

6:45 – 9:30 pm

St. Paul’s German Lutheran Church

Family Event | Measuring Time!

Saturday, June 17, 2017

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

St. Paul’s German Lutheran Church

Festival Finale— Jazz Through The Lens Of Time With Pianists Adam Birnbaum And Aaron Diehl

Saturday, June 17, 2017

7:30 – 9:30 pm

St. Paul’s German Lutheran Church

This year’s Press Release:

New York City— From June 9-17, 2017, the Chelsea Music Festival will present its 8th annual summer season with an exploration of its theme “Measuring Time.” The Festival will present nine days of events throughout the Chelsea neighborhood and beyond in a wide-ranging exploration of pulse and time through the performing, visual and culinary arts.

Events will feature world-class artists in music ranging from Classical to Jazz, art exhibitions, curated dinners and receptions, Family Events, Panel Talks and Lectures by noted scholars, daytime Open-Air events and more. Music will include works by Telemann, Vivaldi, Beethoven, Messiaen and Cage, as well as world and New York premieres by Sebastian Currier, Tonia Ko, Miguel del Aguila, Helen Sung, Adam Birnbaum and Aaron Diehl.

2017 ARTISTS-IN-RESIDENCE

Verona Quartet | Ensemble-in-Residence

Sebastian Currier | Composer-in-Residence

Jonathan Rattner | Visual Artist-in-Residence

Allie Wist | Culinarty Artist-in-Residence

In addition, the Festival has assembled a noteworthy roster of artists, featuring pianists Nicolas Namoradze, Robert Fleitz, Peter Fancovic and Mimi Solomon, French violinist Fanny Clamagirand, Austrian violinist Filip Pogády, American violinist Nicholas DiEugenio, and The Lee Trio. Jazz piano virtuosos and composers Helen Sung, Aaron Diehl and Adam Birnbaum will lead their ensembles and special guests in original compositions and arrangements. The Festival Talks series will present leading neuroscientist and Columbia University professor Dr. Michael Shadlen, and in partnership with the Beethoven-Haus Bonn, the conductor and Beethoven scholar Jan Caeyers. Collaborative Art Exhibitions that explore rhythm, memory and time will be on display at various Festival venues including Deutsches Haus at NYU, Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò at NYU and St. Paul’s German Evangelical Lutheran Church.

Award-winning filmmaker and Visual Artist-in-Residence Jonathan Rattner will host a screening of recent films dealing with time, pace, and presence. The first ever Gallery Walking Tour will lead through the Chelsea Gallery district and feature exhibitions around the Festival’s theme of ‘Measuring Time’. Culinary Artist-in-Residence and multi-faceted food artist Allie Wist will curate culinary explorations on the Festival theme through talks, receptions and food related visual art.