Contemporary Festival

Sunday | March 5 2023 | 4:30 pm


Part of the Fast Forward series

Rising star musicians from Kaufman Music Center’s Special Music School and Lucy Moses School perform music by contemporary composers written after 1973, including Andrea Casarrubios, Samuel Barber, Adolphus Hailstork, Oliver Messiaen, An-Lun Huang, Martha Sherrill Kelsey, Gary K. Thomas, Bright Cheng, David Uber, Peter Rudzik, Nijole Sinkevichute, Mikael Tariverdiev, Alexander Rosenblatt, Mark- André Hamelin, Lowell Liebermann, Vincent Persichetti, Iyar Taktakishvili, Edward Laut and Walter Ernst Haberl.

Special Music School/M. 859 is a K-12 New York City public school that provides intensive music education during the school day, including fully-funded instrument lessons, music classes and ensembles along with academics.

Manhattan's largest community arts school, Lucy Moses School offers music, dance and theater classes and instrument lessons to students of all ages and backgrounds.

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