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Momenta Festival 3
Various locations
New York, NY
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UPDATE: Reservations for the concerts on October 1, 2, and 3 are closed based on the seating capacity of each venue. We will be able to seat a limited number of additional guests at 6:45pm each night. Reservation can still be made for Wednesday, October 4th, 7pm at The Center at West Park, 165 West 86th St.

October 1-4, 2017
All concerts are free and begin at 7:00pm
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Sunday, October 1
Air from Another Planet, curated by Emilie-Anne Gendron
with Elizabeth Brown, theremin, and film by Lothar Osterburg

Biber: Passacaglia for solo violin (1676)
Alyssa Weinberg: Unstrung for solo violin (2017) NY Premiere
Kee Yong Chong: Silence Cosmos for string quartet (2005)
Michael Small: White Space for solo violin (2015) US Premiere
Elizabeth Brown: Piranesi for quartet, theremin, and film (2007/12)
Schoenberg: Entruckung "Rapture" from String Quartet No. 2 (1907-8) World premiere version for theremin and string quartet

Dixon Place Theater
161A Chrystie St.
New York, NY

Monday, October 2
Tyrants and Liberators, curated by Stephanie Griffin
with Telmary Diaz, reciter; Christoper Oldfather, piano; and Hilliard Greene, bass

Alvin Singleton: Somehow We Can (1994)
Agustin Fernandez: Sin tiempo (2013)
Negro spiritual "Sometimes I feel like a motherless child" interpreted by Griffin/Greene
Schoenberg: Ode to Napoleon (1942)

The Americas Society
680 Park Ave.
New York, NY

Tuesday, October 3
A Room with a View, curated by Michael Haas
with Samuel Rhodes, viola, and Marcy Rosen, cello


Benjamin Britten: String Quartet No. 3 (1976)
Claude Baker: Années de pèlerinage: Italie Years of Pilgrimage: Italy (2016-17)
Tchaikovsky: Souvenir de Florence

Italian Academy at Columbia University
1161 Amsterdam Avenue (south of W. 118th St.)
New York, NY

Wednesday, October 4
Forces of Creation, curated by Alex Shiozaki
with Nana Shi, piano


Hiroya Miura: Singularity (2012/15)
Per Norgard: String Quartet No. 8 "Night Descending Like Smoke" (1995-7)
Joao Pedro Oliveira: Magma for solo violin (2014)
Darius Milhaud: La Creation du monde, for piano quintet (1923)

The Center at West Park
165 West 86th St.
New York, NY
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No longer accepting reservations. Events are free and open to the public with general seating available.


Various locations (View)
See description for location details
New York, NY 10002
United States


Arts > Performance
Arts > Visual
Music > Classical
Music > Experimental

Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!


Owner: Michael Haas
On BPT Since: Aug 18, 2015
Momenta Quartet

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