An evening of Bossa Nova standards featuring the music of Antonio Carlos Jobim and João Gilberto. Performers are guitarist and vocalist Matthew Lemonier (Lungi), and vocalist Sammi Joy. Free to the public; suggested donation: $20.00.
The acclaimed Polymnia Quartet, founded by professional New Orleans musicians in 2015, will perform Shostakovich Quartet no 4 in D op 83 and Beethoven Quartet op 95 “Serioso.” The members of the Quartet are Kate Withrow, violin; Benjamin Hart, violin; Amelia Clingman, viola; Philip von Maltzahn, cello. The concert is part of the Marigny Opera House’s ongoing Sunday Musical Meditation series; suggested donation: $20.
American Extremes, presented by the Louis Moreau Institute for New Music Performance, New Orleans, features Steve Reich’s Grammy Award-winning Different Trains, the New Orleans premiere of Mario Davidovsky’s Quartetto No. 3, and Esa-Pekka Salonen’s Concert Étude for Horn in F. Featuring the Ulysses Quartet: Christina Bouey, violin, Rhiannon Banerdt, violin, Colin Brookes, viola, and Grace Ho, cello with Adrian Blanco, piano and Russell Rybicki, horn. $20/$10 Students and seniors. PURCHASE TICKETS
A concert featuring Ben Redwine, internationally respected jazz and classical clarinetist. The band will perform a wide range of jazz styles, from traditional New Orleans jazz to samba to swing to bebop. Suggested donation: $20
Premiering in 2015, the original full-length ballet by Maya Taylor with music by Tucker Fuller, performed to standing-room-only crowds. ORFEO recounts the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice, a tale of love and passion doomed by the gods. Accompanied by the New Resonance Chamber Orchestra, Francis Scully, Conductor. Tickets: $35/$25 Students & Seniors. CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS