NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2017 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:19:00 GMT <![CDATA[Concert: Ann Schein, Piano]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/29/concert-ann-schein-piano http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/01/29/concert-ann-schein-piano Date: January 29, 2017

Ann Schein is a pianist who “simply reaches right into the heart of whatever she is playing – and creates music so powerful you cannot tear yourself away ." (The Washington Post). Her amazing career has earned her high praise in major American and European cities and in more than 50 countries around the world. Since her debut in Mexico City in 1957 when she performed both the Rachmaninoff 3rd Concerto and the Tchaikovsky B-flat Concerto, she has performed thousands of concerts on every continent. She offers works for solo piano by Chopin, Debussy, Rachmaninoff and J.P. Redmond. Redmond is a rising young composer and Yonkers resident, and will attend the concert.

Performances begin at 2:00 p.m. and last approximately one hour with no intermission.

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

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Location: Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill)

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X209 Wave Hill 2017-01-29 2017-01-29 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.89759826660156000, -73.91130065917969000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/58471fd062c13.jpg Thu, 05 Jan 2017 17:30:05 EST
<![CDATA[Love in the Parlors: A Valentine in Concert]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/02/14/love-in-the-parlors-a-valentine-in-concert http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/02/14/love-in-the-parlors-a-valentine-in-concert Date: February 14, 2017

The Bond Street Euterpean Singing Society presents lush, romantic vocal music of the world’s greatest 19th-century composers. This concert will be performed in the Museum’s Greek Revival double parlor.

Singers Anthony Bellov, Amy Gluck, Jane Elizabeth Rady, and Dayle Vander Sande will perform rarely-heard gems by Beethoven, Schubert, Steven Foster, Amy Beach, and others.

Top pick for Valentine’s Day: NBC Online and TimeOut NY

Start time: 7:00 pm

End time: 8:15 pm

Contact phone: (212) 777-1089

Location: Merchant's House Museum

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M318 Merchant's House Museum 2017-02-14 2017-02-14 7:00 pm 8:15 pm 40.72769927978515600, -73.99230194091797000 Tue, 10 Jan 2017 17:00:01 EST