PREformances with Allison Charney ~ Concert Preview

JCC Manhattan presents PREformances with Allison Charney on Monday, April 13th at 7:30pm. This is the final concert in Season Six of PREformances, a unique concert series offering audiences rare opportunities to hear celebrated classical musicians before they perform on the world’s most prestigious stages, providing a coveted space for engagement and rehearsal whilst dissolving traditional barriers between performer and audience. PREformances will feature an exciting evening of music from Beethoven to Bizet, as series founder and curator, soprano Allison Charney, welcomes fellow singers to a special PREformances collaboration. Mezzo-soprano Sara Murphy will sing selections from her upcoming recital at the prestigious Cincinnati May Festival. Tenor Alok Kumar, who is preparing for his debut as Calaf in Turandot with Opera Company of Middlebury, as Don José with OperaDelaware and a production at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles, will also be performing. In addition, PREformances’ official collaborative pianist, Craig Ketter, will play Beethoven’s beloved Sonata Pathétique in anticipation of his solo recital tour and Allison Charney will sing selections from her new recording, scheduled to be released in the Spring of 2016.

JCC Manhattan presents PREformances with Allison Charney on Monday, April 13th at 7:30pm
Jewish Community Center in Manhattan

The Samuel Priest Rose Building
334 Amsterdam Avenue at West 76th Street, NY
(646) 505-5708
Subway: 1/2/3 to 72nd St.; Bus: M7 or M11 to W. 75th St.
Admission: $15; $10 Members; $5 for Ages 62+


One thought on “PREformances with Allison Charney ~ Concert Preview

  1. Of course, I just realized the concert is probably already taking place (MT here :()

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