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Steinway & Sons presents: Is there a Muse in the House?    
Wth lightning sketch artist Matt Freedman drawing real time illustrations to the music.
An evening that celebrates the genius and spirit of Darius Milhaud, Milhaud’s muses and those who saw Milhaud as their muse!
The centerpiece of the program is Milhaud’s “The Household Muse”
Also including works of Auric, Satie, Poulenc, Schickele, Bacharach and Brubeck, each offering their own version of household muses…

Performances at Steinway Hall in midtown Manhattan. Further venues and dates in the works.

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Chamber Music of Mieczysław Weinberg, including the Piano Quintet ~ With the Attacca Quartet
Performance details for the spring forthcoming of this unsung hero of two persecuted societies – Nazi Germany and Soviet Russia.
»2015-16 Highlights
Carnival of the Animals with Greenwich Symphony ~ April 27, 2016
Songs of Tom Herman in Princeton with Melissa Attebury~ April 10, 2016
Spirio recordings of Milhaud ~ December 17, 2015
Beethoven chamber music with members of the Greenwich Symphony ~ Sept 14, 2015
» Spring into Summer 2015 with New Music in June:
Imani Winds Festival:“In House” – The Music of Jeff Scott and Valerie Coleman
Premieres of chamber works for piano, winds and percussion.
Mannes School of Music, 150 W 85th St, NYC
June 11, 2015 at 7PM
For further information, click here.
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Composers Collaborative presents “Serious Immobilities”
This 24 hour set of 840 variations for piano by Arthur Jarvinen based on Satie’s Vexations co-existing with Randy Woolf’s Spineless Dog for improvised electronics and loop ambiances add up to a truly cerebral experience.  Organized by Jed Distler, yours truly will be playing from 7-8AM on June 21 – the 24th hour, which culminates with a reading of Jarvinen’s philosophical musings of what it’s all been about…. more on this as described by The New Yorker.
West Park Presbytery Church, 165 W 86th St, NYC
June 20-21, 2015 from 8AM to 8AM
» Tufts University presents
SONATAS OF VIKTOR ULLMANN

Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 8PM

Distler Performance Hall in the Granoff Music Center at Tufts University, 20 Talbot Avenue, Medford, MA  

Program of select Sonatas with commentary by the performer from Ullmann’s time before and while imprisoned in Teresienstadt.
On Monday, March 9, a related Lecture/Q&A with for student composers and community.
General Admission $10/free with Tufts ID.  Scroll down the Tufts calendar website and click on March 7/Ullmann for further information and directions, or call 617.627.3979.

2013-14 Ullmann Performances find Jeanne in a variety of venues.  And May includes a world premiere!

» The Americas Society presents a Roberto Sierra World Premiere:

The Quintet of the Americas and Jeanne Golan, pianist 

Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 7:00

680 Park Ave, New York City at East 68th Street  

A program celebrating composer Roberto Sierra culminates with Sexteto Concertante, written for the occasion.  Tickets at the door.  Further information and advanced sales at 212-277-8359, ext. 4 or click here.
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And for a music-in-open-space experience, Jeanne joins Ralph Farris on the Ethel and Friends Series.  Duo FarGo will be playing works of Wiprud, Brahms, Farris, Shostakovich and others at The Balcony Bar of the Met Museum1000 Fifth Ave at 81st St, NYC on Friday and Saturday, May 30-31 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. More information can be found at the Met website.
 
» The Neue Galerie presents RILKE REIMAGINED:
 Jeanne Golan, pianist and David Garrison, actor

Thursday, March 27, 2014 – Prix-Fixe Dinner at 7:00, Show at 9:00 pm

1048 5th Ave, New York City at East 86th Street  

Following a sumptuous Viennese feast, a program of  Rilke-based songs and popular music of the day used by Ullmann in his Terezin pieces, providing a unique listening context for the focal work and epic monodrama Die Cornet.  For tickets and further information, visit http://www.neuegalerie.org/content/cabaret-café-sabarsky 
 
» Roulette presents
VIKTOR ULLMANN – SONATAS & STORIES with David Garrison, actor

Monday, January 27, 2014 at 8:00 pm

Roulette, 509 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY  

Program of select Sonatas and the Rilke-based monodrama to commemorate World Holocaust Remembrance Day. For tickets and further information, visit roulette.org/events/jeanne-golan-david-garrison-sonatas-stories.
ULLMANN EVENTS of 2011-12
» The Illinois Holocaust Museum presents a World Event:
The Complete Piano Sonatas of Viktor Ullmann

Two Concert Series with Jeanne Golan, pianist 

Thursday, October 18, and Sunday October 21, 2012

ILHM, 9603 Woods Drive, Skokie, IL

For tickets and further information, scroll down the ILHM events page.

» The Spertus Institute presents

Music and Memory: Piano Sonatas of Viktor Ullmann

Lecture-Recital with Jeanne Golan, pianist 

Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 7 PM.  Spertus Institute, 610 S. Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL

For tickets and information, visit http://www.spertus.edu/programs-events/music-and-memory

» The Ravinia Festival presents Breaking the Silence
program hosted by James Conlon

Jeanne Golan, piano; The ARC Ensemble

Works by Ullmann, Klein and Krasa

July 26, 2011 at 8 PM.  Martin Theatre, Highland Park, IL

For tickets and information, visit http://www.ravinia.org/ViewDate.aspx?show=294

» Feature spot on WFMT’s Live-on-air Program Intermezzo

Discussion and performance of Ullmann with host George Preston

Tune in or stream on July 25, 2011 at 4PM

http://www.wfmt.com/

» Viktor Ullmann Sonatas in Concert and Conversation with Jeanne Golan, Pianist:

Presented by The Center for Arts and Humanities

September 20, 2011 at 11:30 AM.  SUNY/Nassau – Recital Hall, Music Center Garden City, NY

» Ullmann events from last spring comprised a tour of Southern California:

The Jewish Music Commission presented

An Evening with Jeanne Golan and Viktor Ullmann

http://jewishmusicla.org/events/an-evening-with-jeanne-golan-and-viktor-ullmann

University of Southern California, Los Angeles
Guest Artist/Lecturer for the Graduate School course: Music in the Holocaust

National University Center for Cultural and Ethnic Studies presented
Recital program: Sonatas of Viktor Ullmann
http://www.sandiegoreader.com/events/2011/mar/24/30718/