Events & Tickets

Preview our 2017-18 Season

Sunday,September 24, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Passages

The sounds of migration, featuring the World Premiere of Fragrances by the Sea by Copland House Resident ANGEL LAM (a Copland House co-commission with the SaltBay Chamberfest, Damariscotta, ME), plus music YEHUDI WYNER, REENA ESMAIL, SAAD HADDAD, JOHN MACKEY, and AARON COPLAND.

Copland House at Merestead
455 Byram Lake Road, Mt. Kisco, NY (map)

Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Life Cycles

Major works inspired by inner and outer journeys by 2012 Pulitzer Prize-winner KEVIN PUTS (Living Frescoes) and four-time Copland House Resident MARK KILSTOFTE (The White Album).

Copland House at Merestead
455 Byram Lake Road, Mt. Kisco, NY (map)

Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Heaven, Hell, and Hollywood

The music of exile, by 1957 Pulitzer Prize winner ERNST TOCH, ERICH WOLFGANG KORNGOLD, and INGOLF DAHL.

Copland House at Merestead
455 Byram Lake Road, Mt. Kisco, NY (map)

Friday, December 1, 2017 at 7:30 PM

LATE NIGHT WITH LEONARD BERNSTEIN

A glittering, intimate journey into the life of the charismatic conductor and composer, and a sold-out smash at its Lincoln Center premiere and in cities across America. Hosted by his daughter Jamie Bernstein and featuring acclaimed soprano Amy Burton and pianists John Musto and Michael Boriskin, this multi-media cabaret is an affectionate portrait of Bernstein, sampling his most intimate works, as well as his favorite music, including works by Aaron Copland, Zez Confrey, Noel Coward, Raymond Scott, Franz Schubert, and Edvard Grieg. Also includes personal stories, and rare, archival audio and film clips of the Maestro himself.

Green Music Center at Sonama State University
1801 E Cotati Ave, Rohnert Park, CA (map)
1 (866) 955-6040
tickets@sonoma.edu

More information available HERE

Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 3:00 PM

Celestial Harmonies

A rare, live performance of OLIVIER MESSIAEN’s monumental evocation of the Apocalypse, Quartet for the End of Time.

Copland House at Merestead
455 Byram Lake Road, Mt. Kisco, NY (map)

Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Chamber Music Society of Louisville

Works by 2012 Pulitzer Prize-winner KEVIN PUTS (Living Frescoes) & OLIVIER MESSIAEN (Quartet for the End of Time)

University of Louisville
Louisville, KY (map)

Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Saints and Sinners

Music inspired by the virtuous and the profane, featuring WILLIAM ALBRIGHT’s The Seven Deadly Sins, plus songs by SAMUEL BARBER, NED ROREM, VIRGIL THOMSON, and others.

Copland House at Merestead
455 Byram Lake Road, Mt. Kisco, NY (map)

Friday, March 9, 2018

Pro Musica San Mugiel

Music by SAMUEL BARBER, DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH, and others.

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico (map)

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Pro Musica San Mugiel

Music by CLAUDE DEBUSSY, FRANK BRIDGE, and others.

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico (map)

Friday, March 23, 2018 at 7:30 PM

LATE NIGHT WITH LEONARD BERNSTEIN

A glittering, intimate journey into the life of the charismatic conductor and composer, and a sold-out smash at its Lincoln Center premiere and in cities across America. Hosted by his daughter Jamie Bernstein and featuring acclaimed soprano Amy Burton and pianists John Musto and Michael Boriskin, this multi-media cabaret is an affectionate portrait of Bernstein, sampling his most intimate works, as well as his favorite music, including works by Aaron Copland, Zez Confrey, Noel Coward, Raymond Scott, Franz Schubert, and Edvard Grieg. Also includes personal stories, and rare, archival audio and film clips of the Maestro himself.

University of Vermont
UVM Recital Hall, Burlington, VT (map)

Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 3:00 PM

The Life of Mary

An epic musical biography by the 20th century master, PAUL HINDEMITH, set to Rainer Maria Rilke’s magnum poetry cycle, Das Marienleben.

Copland House at Merestead
455 Byram Lake Road, Mt. Kisco, NY (map)

Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 3:00 PM

Rustles of Spring

Music inspired by seasonal remembrance, rebirth, and renewal by WILLIAM ALBRIGHT and others.

Copland House at Merestead
455 Byram Lake Road, Mt. Kisco, NY (map)

Thursday, April 19, 2018 at 8:00 PM

LATE NIGHT WITH LEONARD BERNSTEIN

A glittering, intimate journey into the life of the charismatic conductor and composer, and a sold-out smash at its Lincoln Center premiere and in cities across America. Hosted by his daughter Jamie Bernstein and featuring acclaimed soprano Amy Burton and pianists John Musto and Michael Boriskin, this multi-media cabaret is an affectionate portrait of Bernstein, sampling his most intimate works, as well as his favorite music, including works by Aaron Copland, Zez Confrey, Noel Coward, Raymond Scott, Franz Schubert, and Edvard Grieg. Also includes personal stories, and rare, archival audio and film clips of the Maestro himself.

Brandeis University
Slosberg Music Center, Waltham, MA (map)

Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 8:00 PM

LATE NIGHT WITH LEONARD BERNSTEIN

A glittering, intimate journey into the life of the charismatic conductor and composer, and a sold-out smash at its Lincoln Center premiere and in cities across America. Hosted by his daughter Jamie Bernstein and featuring acclaimed soprano Amy Burton and pianists John Musto and Michael Boriskin, this multi-media cabaret is an affectionate portrait of Bernstein, sampling his most intimate works, as well as his favorite music, including works by Aaron Copland, Zez Confrey, Noel Coward, Raymond Scott, Franz Schubert, and Edvard Grieg. Also includes personal stories, and rare, archival audio and film clips of the Maestro himself.

The Gilmore
Dalton Recital Hall, Kalamazoo, MI (map)

Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 3:00PM

The Sound of Freedom

Three generations of music inspired by the enduring ideals embodied in President Roosevelt’s famous 1941 State of the Union address about “The Four Freedoms” and one of that speech’s first popular manifestations, the beloved Normal Rockwell’s famous four-part suite of Saturday Evening Post cover illustrations. Featuring works by AARON COPLAND, ROY HARRIS, JOHN CORIGLIANO, NICO MUHLY, and others.

Copland House at Merestead
455 Byram Lake Road, Mt. Kisco, NY (map)

Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 4:00 PM

LATE NIGHT WITH LEONARD BERNSTEIN

A glittering, intimate journey into the life of the charismatic conductor and composer, and a sold-out smash at its Lincoln Center premiere and in cities across America. Hosted by his daughter Jamie Bernstein and featuring acclaimed soprano Amy Burton and pianists John Musto and Michael Boriskin, this multi-media cabaret is an affectionate portrait of Bernstein, sampling his most intimate works, as well as his favorite music, including works by Aaron Copland, Zez Confrey, Noel Coward, Raymond Scott, Franz Schubert, and Edvard Grieg. Also includes personal stories, and rare, archival audio and film clips of the Maestro himself.

Phillips Collection
Washington, DC (map)

Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 3:00 PM

CULTIVATE 2018

One of the most anticipated events of the season! Hear tomorrow’s masters today in the World Premieres of six new works written especially for Copland House’s acclaimed emerging composers institute.

Copland House at Merestead
455 Byram Lake Road, Mt. Kisco, NY (map)

16-17 Season Program Book

Read the full program book online

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Featured Event

Friday, December 1 at 7:30 PM

LATE NIGHT WITH LEONARD BERNSTEIN

Green Music Center at Sonama State University
Rohnert Park, CA

More information available HERE

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