Archive for January, 2011

Judd Greenstein’s Shlomo at the Ecstatic Music Festival

Friday, January 14th, 2011

Six Points Fellow Judd Greenstein premiers a section of Shlomo, the beginnings of his Six Points project, with his new 14-person ensemble, The Yehudim, led by the ethereal, Moscow-born vocalist Olga Bell. In addition to a performance of Greenstein’s Shlomo, Bell will present a series of new collaborative arrangements of songs from her debut album, along with members of The Yehudim.

More information about the Ecstatic Music Festival, a much-lauded 14-concert series also curated by Judd can be found here.

March 3, 7:30 pm
Single tickets: $25
Subscriptions: Tickets are $20 each for 4 or more concerts, or buy a festival pass and see all 13 concerts for only $15 each.
Students with ID: $15 (in person sales only)

Sneak Peak of Oded Hirsch’s work in progress

Monday, January 10th, 2011

Here are two photos from Oded Hirsch’s recent trip to Israel as he films his most recent film project, The Circle.

Dan Fishback at BAX

Thursday, January 6th, 2011

Get a glimpse of former Six Points Fellow -->Dan Fishback --> at BAX’s Artist in Residence showcase!

AIR Works in Progress Showcase
Thursday – Sunday | January 20-23, 2011

For BAX’s 20th Birthday Season, alumni, faculty, current and former resident artists provide a striking curatorial dynamism. They have pulled from their experiences and interests at and beyond BAX. As a group they represent BAX’s past, present and future.

See BAX’s 2010-2011 Artists in Residence showcase works in progress as they prepare for the AIR FESTIVAL in April 2011. Stay after the performance for a moderated discussion.

THURSDAY – January 20 @ 8:00 PM
Dan Fishback and Mina Nishimura
FRIDAY – January 21 @ 8:00 PM
Levi Gonzalez and Catharine Dill
SATURDAY – January 22 @ 8:00 PM
Mina Nishimura and Levi Gonzalez
SUNDAY – January 23 @ 6:00 PM
Dan Fishback and Catharine Dill

In advance (Visit $12 General | $7 Low-Income
At the Door (30 minutes before showtime) $15 General | $8 Low-Income

Judd Greenstein Kicks off the Ecstatic Music Festival

Thursday, January 6th, 2011

On January 17, NOW Ensemble will appear as part of the kickoff Marathon Concert for the Ecstatic Music Festival, a 14-concert series of collaborations between artists working in the fertile ground between classical and non-classical musics curated by our fellow Judd Greenstein. That description definitely includes NOW Ensemble, presenting their collaboration with Corey Dargel and the concert premiere of Judd’s City Boy. You can read Judd’s description of the whole line up here

The 14-concert festival kicks off with a FREE 7-hour marathon on Monday, January 17, 2011 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day) from 2-9 pm. Subscriptions and single tickets for the rest of the festival are on sale now!
Single tickets: $25
Subscriptions: Tickets are $20 each for 4 or more concerts, or see all 13 concerts for only $15 each.
Students with ID: $15 (in person sales only)

Six Points Fellows at the APAP Conference (1/7 – 1/11)

Thursday, January 6th, 2011

Hannah Bos, Gabrielle Brechner, Netta Yerushalmy, and Saar Harari will all be showcasing their incredible work in the APAP|NYC Conference, January 7 – 11th, open to the public. Find out about specific times of these must-see performances and more upcoming events in our January Newsletter.

Hannah Bos and the Debate Society’s Buddy Cop 2

Gabrielle Brechner and Wakka Wakka’s Baby Universe

Netta Yerushalmy and Saar Harari, Out of Israel

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

Catch both Saar Harari (work pictured here) and Netta Yerushalmy in Out of Israel at the 92nd Y. Join New York-based Israeli choreographers as they gather together to showcase the finest in Israeli contemporary dance.

Fri, Jan 7, 12-2pm
Fridays At Noon Performance—See new works and excerpts of works in progress from a rich collection of New York-based Israeli choreographers.
12pm: Netta Yerushalmy
12:15pm: LeeSaar The Company

Sat, Jan 8, 3pm
Immerse yourself in full-length performances of the latest in Israeli dance in an intimate and informal studio setting. Performances will go into the evening. Light refreshments will be available throughout the day.
3pm: LeeSaar The Company
5pm: Netta Yerushalmy

Clare Burson on a Live Taping of the Carson Daly Show!

Tuesday, January 4th, 2011

Clare Burson will be making her national television debut on this LIVE TAPING of the Carson Carson Daly show! Even if you can’t make it to this yourself, send your friends to what will certainly be a spell-binding event, as Clare performs music from her recently-released album Silver and Ash.

Doors open at 6:30 PM
Clare goes on at 7 PM sharp
$10 | 21+
Advance tickets are here.