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2015 Event Schedule

 Program subject to change.
Friday, August 7, 2015
8:00 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Program One
Chávez and Mexico's Musical Heritage
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Tickets: $25–$60
Saturday, August 8, 2015
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Olin Hall
Panel One
Culture and National Identity: The Case of Mexico
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Free and open to the public
Saturday, August 8, 2015
1:30 pm
Olin Hall
Program Two
The Parisian Influence
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Tickets: $35
Saturday, August 8, 2015
8:00 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Program Three
Mexico: The Crossroad of Antifascism
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Tickets: $25–$75
Sunday, August 9, 2015
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Olin Hall
Panel Two
Mexico and the United States: Past, Present, and Future
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Free and open to the public
Sunday, August 9, 2015
1:30 pm
Olin Hall
Program Four
Music and the 10-Year Mexican Revolution
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Tickets: $35
Sunday, August 9, 2015
5:30 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Program Five
Music, Murals, and Puppets
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Tickets: $25–$60
Thursday, August 13, 2015
7:30 pm
Fisher Center, LUMA Theater
Special Event
Music by Contemporary Latin American Composers

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Tickets: $25
Friday, August 14, 2015
2:00 pm
Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center
Special Event
Film Showing: The Other Conquest / La Otra Conquista
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Friday, August 14, 2015
5:00 pm
Olin Hall
Orquesta Mexicana
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Tickets: $25
Friday, August 14, 2015
8:00 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Program Six
East and West
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Tickets: $25–$60
Saturday, August 15, 2015
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Olin Hall
Panel Three
Mexico and Latin America
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Free and open to the public
Saturday, August 15, 2015
1:30 pm
Olin Hall
Program Seven
"New York New York"
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Tickets: $35
Saturday, August 15, 2015
8:00 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Program Eight
Reimagined Landscapes and Pasts
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Tickets: $25–$75
Sunday, August 16, 2015
10:00 am
Olin Hall
Program Nine
Sacred and Secular Choral Music from 5 Centuries
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Tickets: $30
Sunday, August 16, 2015
1:30 pm
Olin Hall
Program Ten
Post-World War II Latin America
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Tickets: $35
Sunday, August 16, 2015
4:30 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Program Eleven
Musical Culture of the Hemisphere
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Tickets: $25–$75
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
6:00 pm
New York City
Special Event
Bard Music Festival Gala Dinner
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Saturday, June 11, 2016
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Thorndale (Millbrook, NY)
Bard Music Festival | SummerScape 2016
Preview at Thorndale
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Friday, August 11, 2017
8:00 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Program One
The Genius of Chopin
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Tickets: $25–60
Saturday, August 12, 2017
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Olin Hall
Panel One
Chopin: Real and Imagined
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Free and open to the public.
Saturday, August 12, 2017
1:30 pm
Olin Hall
Program Two
Chopin and Warsaw
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Tickets: $40
Saturday, August 12, 2017
8:00 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Program Three
From the Opera House to the Concert Hall
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Tickets: $25–75
Sunday, August 13, 2017
10:00 am
Olin Hall
Program Four
The Piano in the 19th Century
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Tickets: $40
Sunday, August 13, 2017
1:30 pm
Olin Hall
Program Five
Jews in the Musical Culture of Europe
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Tickets: $40
Sunday, August 13, 2017
5:00 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Program Six
Virtuosity and Its Discontents
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Tickets: $25–60
Thursday, August 17, 2017
8:00 pm
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent
Movement, Miniatures, and Mysticism
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Tickets: $15-40
Friday, August 18, 2017
5:00 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
The Romantic Wind Symphony
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Tickets: $25–40
Friday, August 18, 2017
8:00 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Program Seven
Chopin and the Piano
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Tickets: $25–60
Saturday, August 19, 2017
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Olin Hall
Panel Two
The Piano in Society, Culture, and Politics
Free and open to the public
Saturday, August 19, 2017
1:30 pm
Olin Hall
Program Eight
Chopin and the Salon
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Tickets: $40
Saturday, August 19, 2017
8:00 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Program Nine
The Polish National Opera: Halka
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Tickets: $25–75
Sunday, August 20, 2017
10:00 am
Olin Hall
Program Ten
From the Sacred to the Revolutionary: Choral Works from Poland and France
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Tickets: $40

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Sunday, August 20, 2017
1:30 pm
Olin Hall
Program Eleven
Chopin’s Influence
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Tickets: $40

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Sunday, August 20, 2017
4:30 pm
Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater
Program Twelve
Shared Passions, Different Paths
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Tickets: $25–75

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