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Copland / Appalachian Spring (Suite for 13 Instruments)
Shostakovich / Chamber Symphony in D, Op. 83a (arr. by Barshai from String Quartet No. 4)
Beethoven / Piano Concerto No. 1 in C, Op. 15

Wistful lamentations, wild episodes, and exotic flavors in Shostakovich’s Chamber Symphony contrast with Copland’s picture of the American countryside in Appalachian Spring. Jeffrey Kahane leads OSL and doubles as soloist in Beethoven’s bold Piano Concerto No. 1 to bring this wide-ranging program to a close.

 

Caramoor American Roots Music FestivalEnjoy the sounds of the concert from the Picnic Lawn with an Al Fresco ticket for only $10. Picnic tables are available, and you may bring your own blankets and lawn chairs if you like.

Al Fresco Tickets

 

 

Italian Pavilion, Photo by Gabe Palacio

Symphony Court, Caramoor’s dining pavilion, is open to all ticket buyers. Enjoy a casual prix fixe buffet dinner among the beautiful gardens in the Reception Tent and Italian Pavilion. Reservations must be placed by Tuesday at 5:00 P.M. for the upcoming weekend’s concerts, at which time reservations are non-refundable. Reservations are now closed for this event. Take a look at the menu and order form here.

 

 

 

 

Jeffrey Kahane on conducting from the piano.

 

Jeffrey Kahane conducting the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, performing an excerpt of Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G major.

 

Listen to Jeffrey Kahane speak about his background and musical inspirations.

 

Patti LuPone, vocalist
Conceived and directed by Scott Wittman; Musical arrangements by Joseph Thalken

In her new, critically-acclaimed concert Far Away Places, two-time Tony Award winner (Gypsy, Evita) Patti LuPone shares her penchant for wanderlust by taking us on a musical journey. Accompanied by a five-piece band, she delivers thrilling renditions of songs by an eclectic list of songwriters including Stephen Sondheim, Cole Porter, Willie Nelson, Kurt Weill, Edith Piaf, Frederick Hollander, and, even the BeeGees!

 

Far Away Places

 

Gypsy in My Soul

 

Come to the Supermarket in Old Peking

 

Hymn to Love

Caramoor brings in the young guns! Violinist Benjamin Beilman, recipient of a 2012 Avery Fisher Career Grant, recently graduated from the Curtis Institute of Music and has been touring the world playing recitals, concertos and competitions since. Pianist Andrew Tyson, recipient of the same Avery Fisher Career Grant a year later, is a recent graduate of both Curtis and Juilliard and is praised by the New York Times for the “passion and poetry” in his performance.  Celebrate the excellence of these two alumni of Caramoor’s Evnin Rising Stars program.

Dvořák / Sonatina, Op. 100
Debussy / Sonata in g, L. 140
Beethoven / Sonata No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 12

 

Photo by Gabe Palacio

Let us pack your picnic for you! For delicious dining and the ease of ordering a picnic in advance, consider the special picnic menu offered by our caterer, Great Performances. Picnic tables are available, and you may bring your own blankets and lawn chairs if you like.  This service is only available Thursday through Sunday on performance days during the summer. Picnic reservations for this event are now closed.

 

 

A one day only special event, The Sonic Delights Festival presents sound art activities and new sound art works to deepen your understanding and enjoyment of In the Garden of Sonic Delights, the groundbreaking sound art exhibition throughout the grounds, gardens and structures of Caramoor and elsewhere in the Westchester area.

 

In addition to the ten sound art pieces at Caramoor, the Sonic Delights Festival features two additional one-day only pieces – Sisyphus 2.0, a 500 pound, 6’ tall, galvanized steel interactive sound sculpture that plays as you roll it around, and RainforestIV, an historic sound installation of 12-15 everyday objects suspended in space emitting simple and evocative sounds as you wander through them – originally created by electronic music pioneer David Tudor.  The day includes a lecture and demonstration by sound artists John Driscoll and Phil Edelstein from the group Composers Inside Electronics discussing the science and artistry behind Rainforest IV, a panel discussion led by Carol Parkinson of Harvestworks Digital Media Arts Center, and live performances by the improvisational group Volume VI, and Bang on a Can All-Stars pianist Vicky Chow with a choir of ‘electronic voices’. Please see the Program Notes section for more information about Sisyphus 2.0Rainforest IV, Volume VI, and Vicky Chow.

 

Photo by Gabe PalacioLet us pack your picnic for you! For delicious dining and the ease of ordering a picnic in advance, consider the special picnic menu offered by our caterer, Great Performances. Picnic tables are available, and you may bring your own blankets and lawn chairs if you like. This service is only available Thursday through Sunday on performance days during the summer. Ordering Picnics for this event is now closed.

 

 

Caramoor thanks the generous individual donors
who made this project possible:

Mimi and Barry J. Alperin
Mr. and Mrs. Kevin R. Davis
Angela and William Haines
Peter and Katherine Kend
Faith Rosenfeld and Jaime Castro
Sara and Axel Schupf
Nina and Michael Stanton
The Gaines and Annie Wehrle Foundation
Bob and Alicia Wyckoff

Caramoor thanks the generous institutional donors
who made this project possible:

The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc.
The Enoch Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
New Music USA
New York State Council on the Arts

Special Thanks to the following:

Chris Anderson
Faust Harrison Pianos and Yamaha Artist Services, Inc.
Ford Pianos, Peekskill, NY
Mary Ann and Robert W. Hawley
Horseneck Wines & Liquors
David and Sandra Joys
Sarah Pike

 

NationalEndowmentfortheArts

In the Garden of Sonic Delights is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.

 

 

 

 

nysca_rgbIn the Garden of Sonic Delights is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

 

 

 

 

BARREL_NewMusicUSA_logo-rainbowIn the Garden of Sonic Delights is supported by New Music USA. To follow the project as it unfolds, please continue to visit this page.

 

 

 

 

 

 

“We always say that we don’t make fun of the music, we make fun with the music.”  – Igudesman & Joo

Violinist Aleksey Igudesman & pianist Hyung-ki Joo have taken the world by storm with their unique and hilarious theatrical shows, which combine comedy with classical music and popular culture. They bring their widely-hailed ‘Classical Comedy’ act, A Little NIGHTMARE Music to the Venetian Theater. See why their clips on YouTube, have gathered over 35 million hits!

 

Photo by Gabe Palacio Let us pack your picnic for you! For delicious dining and the ease of ordering a picnic in advance, consider the special picnic menu offered by our caterer, Great Performances. Picnic tables are available, and you may bring your own blankets and lawn chairs if you like. This service is only available Thursday through Sunday on performance days during the summer. Picnic reservations for this event are now closed.

 

 

Caramoor American Roots Music FestivalEnjoy the sounds of the concert from the Picnic Lawn with an Al Fresco ticket for only $10. Picnic tables are available, but be sure to bring your own blankets and folding chairs if you like. Please note that Igudesman & Joo’s music goes hand-in-hand with their slapstick antics, which are not visible with this option.

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Spend time relaxing with friends and enjoying a formal tea service in the grand setting of the Summer Dining Room of the historic Rosen House, overlooking the romantic Spanish Courtyard. Tea service includes a variety of tea sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and preserves, delicious desserts and a variety of fragrant teas all served in the most exquisite vintage china. The Tea is preceded by a docent-led tour of the historic Rosen House. As they take you through the mansion, the docents describe the Rosen family, their much loved country home and its art collection. Leave yourself time after the Tea & Tour to stroll through Caramoor’s dazzling gardens and bucolic grounds.

Spend time relaxing with friends and enjoying a formal tea service in the grand setting of the Summer Dining Room of the historic Rosen House, overlooking the romantic Spanish Courtyard. Tea service includes a variety of tea sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and preserves, delicious desserts and a variety of fragrant teas all served in the most exquisite vintage china. The Tea is preceded by a docent-led tour of the historic Rosen House. As they take you through the mansion, the docents describe the Rosen family, their much loved country home and its art collection. Leave yourself time after the Tea & Tour to stroll through Caramoor’s dazzling gardens and bucolic grounds.

Spend time relaxing with friends and enjoying a formal tea service in the grand setting of the Summer Dining Room of the historic Rosen House, overlooking the romantic Spanish Courtyard. Tea service includes a variety of tea sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and preserves, delicious desserts and a variety of fragrant teas all served in the most exquisite vintage china. The Tea is preceded by a docent-led tour of the historic Rosen House. As they take you through the mansion, the docents describe the Rosen family, their much loved country home and its art collection. Leave yourself time after the Tea & Tour to stroll through Caramoor’s dazzling gardens and bucolic grounds.

Spend time relaxing with friends and enjoying a formal tea service in the grand setting of the Summer Dining Room of the historic Rosen House, overlooking the romantic Spanish Courtyard. Tea service includes a variety of tea sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and preserves, delicious desserts and a variety of fragrant teas all served in the most exquisite vintage china. The Tea is preceded by a docent-led tour of the historic Rosen House. As they take you through the mansion, the docents describe the Rosen family, their much loved country home and its art collection. Leave yourself time after the Tea & Tour to stroll through Caramoor’s dazzling gardens and bucolic grounds.

Spend time relaxing with friends and enjoying a formal tea service in the grand setting of the Summer Dining Room of the historic Rosen House, overlooking the romantic Spanish Courtyard. Tea service includes a variety of tea sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and preserves, delicious desserts and a variety of fragrant teas all served in the most exquisite vintage china. The Tea is preceded by a docent-led tour of the historic Rosen House. As they take you through the mansion, the docents describe the Rosen family, their much loved country home and its art collection. Leave yourself time after the Tea & Tour to stroll through Caramoor’s dazzling gardens and bucolic grounds.