WHEN: Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 7:30PM
WHERE: Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center, 129 West 67th Street, Train 1 to 66th Street, 2/3 to 72nd Street
TICKETS: General $20/Seniors & Students $10. To purchase, call 212.501.3330 or visit www.kaufmanmusiccenter.org.
Pianist Aleck Karis presents a one-night only concert dedicated to late works of the iconoclastic composer Morton Feldman. As an extension of Karis’s latest album Wolpe, Feldman & Webern (Bridge Records), this performance casts the composer in a fresh light by showcasing music written by Feldman’s teacher, Stefan Wolpe, as well as Wolpe’s teacher, Anton Webern. Program opens with solo piano works including Feldman’s Piano and Palais de Mari juxtaposed with Wolpe’s Form, Form IV and Webern’s Piano Variations, culminating with Feldman’s Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello featuring special guest artists Curt Macomber (violin), Danielle Farina (viola) and Chris Finckel (cello).