In a special kick-off to our 11th season, the Knickerbocker Chamber Orchestra is pleased to announce an exclusive performance of KCO Music Director Gary S. Fagin’s “John Adams in Amsterdam: A Song for Abigail,” libretto by Terry Quinn, on the evening of Monday, February 11, 2019, at the famed Knickerbocker Club.
An all-female ensemble from the KCO celebrates Women’s History Month with a performance
showcasing great classical and contemporary female composers. Led by KCO concertmaster Belinda Whitney and second violinist Joyce Hamman, the all-star lineup also will tell stories about how they followed their musical dreams.
Museum of Jewish Heritage, 36 Battery Place
Experience the world premiere of KCO Music Director Gary S. Fagin’s delightful one-act opera for children. Based on a Native American myth, the allegory follows the courageous journey of Jumping Mouse as she interacts with other animals and perseveres through challenges in pursuit of her dreams.
Ahoy! Join the Knickerbocker Chamber Orchestra on Maritime Day for a lively concert of classical seafaring tunes.
Join Gary S. Fagin and the KCO at the breezy end of Pier 45 for toe-tappin' favorites such as Scott Joplin’s "Maple Leaf Rag" and “The Entertainer;” Noel Coward’s “Sail Away” and the 1930’s hit “Red Sails In The Sunset;” as well as traditional Scottish reels and Aaron Copland’s rousing "Hoe-Down from Rodeo.” This event is free.
Kick up your heels with Gary S.Fagin and the KCO for “Sweet Sounds of Summer!"—a stylish selection of classical melodies for your dancing pleasure, including foxtrots, tangos and waltzes. Or just sit back and enjoy the timeless tunes of Johann Strauss, Irving Berlin and other great song and dance masters!
This event is free.