18-19 Season:

Concerts at the Lehman College Art Gallery at Lehman College, 250 Bedford Park Blvd. West, Bronx, NY 10468

11/1 at 1:30 pm  Fantasy Architecture:  Tiny Houses
Tagging on to the recent trend of small footprint housing, we explore the art of musical miniatures in works by Glazunov, Elgar, Strauss, Debussy, Chopin, and Rachmaninoff.  Monica Bauchwitz - Violin, Karl Kramer - Horn, Irina Nuzova - Piano

12/13 at 1:30 pm  Fantasy Architecture: 3 Famous Architects
Frank Lloyd Wright, Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Anton Gaudi.  We will perform music with special connections to these three iconic and fantastical architects, by Bach, Albeniz, Kreisler and folk music.  Max Pollak - Tap-dance and body percussion, Monica Bauchwitz - Violin, Karl Kramer - Horn/Piano

1/17 at 1:30 pm  Fantasy Architecture: Form vs. Moment  
Juxtaposing Brahms and Liszt as leading proponents of diverging schools of thought: The requirements of structure and the laws of physics as opposed to the emotional needs of the moment.  String quartet from String Orchestra of New York City.

3/7 at 1:30 pm  Money, Money, Money: The Richest Classical Composers 
Music by Gershwin, Verdi, Rossini, J. Strauss, and Handel who all enjoyed immense financial success as composers.  Monica Bauchwitz - Violin, Karl Kramer - Horn, Helene Jeanney - Piano

4/11 at 1:30 pm All About Money: Super-Savings!
 Exploring how to put together a program on a budget by reducing a full romantic orchestra to an instrumental trio in Mahler’s “Kindertotenlieder” arranged by Karl Kramer.  Also works by Mozart and Beethoven.  Jennifer Roderer - Mezzo-soprano, Monica Bauchwitz - Violin, Karl Kramer - Horn, Reiko Uchida - Piano

5/2 at 1:30 pm Money and Lack Thereof
Works by William Bolcom, Nardini, Schnittke, Gliere. Violin/ Cello duo.