Flutist Peter H. Bloom reports that Noteworthy Sheet Music has published his flute transcription of Fantaisie Opus 124 by Camille Saint-Saëns. The piece, originally for violin & harp, is frequently performed by Bloom and harpist Mary Jane Rupert in thier global tours as the duo "2".
Noteworthy Sheet Music is delighted to welcome the newest contributor to our online sheet music catalog – Mary Jane Rupert, pianist & harpist. We've recently published Dr. Rupert's outstanding arrangement of Tchaikovsky's Suite Op.71a, The Nutcracker for flute & piano.
New Music Express posted our outdoor MUZIKALISHER TANGO clip (we play Music at Abe Lebewohl Park again 6/20) & Protest Music blogged bandleader Eve Sicular's essay on Triangle Fire Yiddish ballads, plus our video: http://www.protestmusic.org/tag/metropolitan-klezmer/
Grantee Spotlight, LowerManhattanCulturalCouncil!
TimeOut NY Pick:
On Thursday 6/26 Isle of Klezbos plays two boroughs: daytime for the Brooklyn Public Library's wonderful Central Branch "Lunchapalooza" outdoor series at Grand Army Plaza; and evening at an avant garde music salon on Manhattan's Lower East Side -- Spectrum is a post-modern listening venue in a former synagogue loft.
Double headers & exciting outdoor concerts in June: Two shows next week! Isle of Klezbos debuts at The Jewish Museum for Museum Mile Festival on Tuesday 6/11; then we celebrate our fifteenth annual KlezBiGay Pride show, with Tony-nominated MC Lisa Kron at El Sol Brillante Garden (rain location JCC Manhattan), Wednesday 6/12.
We are pleased to announce that our second album of original reed quintet music, Unraveled, has been recorded. Visit our Facebook page for photos and more details! The album is set for release in late October, 2013.