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Thank you for joining us this 2023-24 Concert Season. Our MAINSTAGE performance ended in June - stay tuned for the 2024-25 Season line-up to be announced on August 1st. In the meantime, we invite you to our brand-new series, "HIGH SUMMER HAYDN," spanning three evenings in July and August, 2024.

All performance take place at Tenri Cultural Institute, featuring selections from Franz Joseph Haydn's 52 piano sonatas, alongside works by pianist/composer Adam Sherkin. DOORS OPEN AT 8:30PM; show is at 9pm for one hour. Tickets: Pay-what-you-wish and drinks are complimentary.

Click below for details about each evening in the new series and to reserve your spot!
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HIGH SUMMER HAYDN Festival
"F.J. and The Prince"
Wednesday, July 17, 2024 at 9:00 pm
DOORS at 8:30 pm
Tenri Cultural Institute, NYC

The richly lyrical, super-talent of an oboist, Caitlin-Broms Jacobs, takes the Tenri stage in a post-tonal program that features expressive new music for oboe and piano. The highlights of this recital include a fresh commission from award-winning composer, Harry Stafylakis and a new set of five pieces, "Plastic Dawn," by Adam Sherkin. Also on the program: the US premiere of Kevin Lau's "In the Garden of Endless Sleep" and an early work from 1967 by veteran American composer, Joan Tower, entitled, "Opa Eboni."

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HIGH SUMMER HAYDN Festival
"DARKNESS VISIBLE"
Wednesday, July 31, 2024 at 9:00 pm
DOORS at 8:30 pm
Tenri Cultural Institute, NYC

Jana Luksts, shares the stage with Adam Sherkin in two solo sets that celebrate New York-based composers from CUNY's composition faculty.  Featuring Jason Eckhardt, Jeff Nichols and Phyllis Chen. Works for piano and media are included here, as well as a four-hand piece by Jeff Nichols. Canadians Julia Mermelstein and Keiko Devaux are highlighted; a new work for toy piano and grand piano will be premiered by George Katehis. Adam Sherkin gives the US premiere of his solo toy piano cycle, "Southern Frames." From Julia Mermelstein: "Only Edges explores the intensity of a barren landscape—overwhelmed by extreme heat—exposing the vulnerable to frequent disturbance. There is a sense of desolate space that always lingers throughout the transformations that occur." ​

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COMPOSERS IN PLAY Recital Series
X: "Plastic Dawn"
SUNDAY, MAY 5, 2023 at 3 pm
TORONTO SHOW:
Arts & Letters Club
14 Elm Street, Toronto

The richly lyrical, super-talent of an oboist, Caitlin-Broms Jacobs, takes the Tenri stage in a post-tonal program that features expressive new music for oboe and piano. The highlights of this recital include a fresh commission from award-winning composer, Harry Stafylakis and a new set of five pieces, "Plastic Dawn," by Adam Sherkin. Also on the program: the US premiere of Kevin Lau's "In the Garden of Endless Sleep" and an early work from 1967 by veteran American composer, Joan Tower, entitled, "Opa Eboni."

Plastic Dawn
Only Edges

FLEX and SEASON Passes:

Season Tickets

3 TICKET
FLEX PASS

Any 3 SHOWS for $75.00

4 TICKET
FLEX PASS

Any 4 SHOWS for $80.00

SEASON pass

ALL 8 SHOWS for $150.00

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