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2017 Season Performances

Saturday, March 18, 2017 7pm


“TREASURE LADEN” ~

Melodic Gems of the Ancient and Brave New World

as part of the New York Philharmonic’s “New World Initiative”


Marc Scorca Hall, OPERA AMERICA'sNational Opera Center

330 7th Ave. 8th fl. NY NY 10001  @29th St.


$30 General Admission, $20 "in your twenties", $15 Students, $10 Opera America Members
Seating is limited. For reservations: 917-406-3194 or email: info@albaconsort.com

This season, the New York Philharmonic, in celebration of its 175th Anniversary, has invited ALBA Consort to participate in its “New World Initiative” and explore interpretations of Antonin Dvorak’s Symphony no. 9, “From the New World”.   In “Treasure Laden”, ALBA Consort weaves iconic themes from the New World Symphonywith  early Sephardic, Iberian, French, Italian, Cypriot, Armenian, and North African music - bridging the Ancient and Brave New World.



April 30, 2017 4pm

"Treasure Laden"
Garden City Cathedral
Garden City, New York

Please continue to check our site for concerts, 2017 

PREVIOUS 2017 PERFORMANCES

Saturday, January 28 & Sunday, January 29, 2017
Long Island Baroque Ensemble Presents:  ALBA Consort
TREASURE LADEN - Melodic Gems of the Ancient and the Brave New World
ALBA is honored to participate in the New York Philharmonic's 
New World Initiative in celebration of their 175th year Anniversary.
TREASURE LADEN features Early Music of the Mediterranean and embroidered themes 
of Dvorak's Symphony no. 9 For the New World.

Saturday, January 28, 7:30pm
Saint Andrew's Lutheran Church
30 Brooksite Drive, Smithtown, NY 111787

Sunday, January 29, 3pm
Christ Church 
61 East Main St., Oyster Bay, NY  11771

$30/$20 "in your twenties"/$15 students/Children Free
Tickets available on line: www.libaroque.org and at the door.
For more information/group reservations: 212-222-5795


2016 PERFORMANCES

Sunday, November 13, 2016 @3pm
TREASURE LADEN - Melodic Gems of the Ancient and the Brave New World
 ALBA is honored to participate in the New York Philharmonic's 
New World Initiative in celebration of their 175th year Anniversary.
TREASURE LADEN features Early Music of the Mediterranean and embroidered themes 
of Dvorak's Symphony no. 9 For the New World. 

November 13 3pm
Saint Ignatius of Antioch Church 
552 West End Ave. @87th St., New York, NY 10024
Tickets:  $25/$15 students available at the door.

Email info@albaconsort.com or phone (917) 406-3194 for more information.


Wednesday, August 31, 2016 @ 8pm
Salon Duet Concert with Wine and Cheese
The Bharathan Home
Margo Gezairlian Grib - voice & Christopher Morrongiello - Vihuela, Lute, Baroque Guitar
636 2nd Street, Greenport NY  11944
Space is extremely limited, please rsvp by Friday, August 26th: info@albaconsort.com
Donations are tax deductible and will fund the first Long Island Baroque Ensemble Summer Festival in Greenport, 2017
Checks can be made out to Long Island Baroque Ensemble, Inc.



Wont you be our Valentine? Sunday, February 14, 2016 @3pm


Monday, January 11, 6pm

Dances and Romances of  Early Spain and France

Flushing Library

41-17 Main Street

Flushing, NY 11355

Free and open to the public



Saturday, January 30 @ 8pm and Sunday, January 31 @3pm

Long Island Baroque Ensemble presents: ALBA Consort

Over the Pyrenees:  Dances and Romances of  Early Spain and France 

with special guest singer and dancers

www.libaroque.org


Saturday, January 30, 8:00pm

Saint Andrew's Lutheran Church
30 Brooksite Drive, Smithtown, NY 111787

Sunday, January 31, 3pm
Christ Church 
61 East Main St., Oyster Bay, NY  11771
Tickets:  $30/$25 seniors/$20 "in your twenties"/$15 students




2015 Season  
                                                                             




Friday and Saturday,  January 10 and 11, 2015
THE LONG ISLAND BAROQUE ENSEMBLE presents ALBA Consort:
EARTHLY LOVE, DIVINE LOVE
Saturday, January 10, 2015 8:00pm
Saint Andrew's Lutheran Church
30 Brooksite Drive, Smithtown, NY 111787

Sunday, January 11, 2015 3pm
Christ Church 
61 East Main St., Oyster Bay, NY  11771
$25/$20 seniors/$10 students
www.longislandbaroqueensemble.com

 

Friday, JANUARY 30, 2015   7:30pm
Howard Mayer Brown International Early Music Series
UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESENTS
Earthly Love, Divine Love
Performance Hall, Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts
5720 S Woodlawn Ave, Chicago, IL 60637
$35 / $5 students
(773) 702-8068
https://chicagopresents.uchicago.edu/media/artists/alba-consort-0

Saturday, JANUARY 31, 2015 2:00–4:00 p.m.
A Musical Workshop Featuring Mediterranean Modes and Rhythms
THE ORIENTAL INSTITUTE
1155 E 58th Street | Chicago, IL 60637 US


Registration Required

Free
Join ALBA Consort for a workshop exploring melodic and rhythmic modes of early Arabic music. The workshop takes patrons on a journey through Old Cairo to experience melodies, textures, rhythms, and poetry of this ancient world. ALBA Consort specializes in early Mediterranean music, which bridges the ancient and the new. 
Presented in conjunction with the exhibit A Cosmopolitan City: Muslims, Christians, and Jews in Old Cairo, openingFebruary 17.



 Thursday, March 5, 2015, 1:15pm
MIDTOWN CONCERTS  
Chapel of St. Bartholomew’s Church
325 Park Avenue at East 51st Street, New York, NY
Free and open to the public


Dances and Romances, Early Music of Spain and France


Saturday, September 19, 2015  7pm

ALDO'S

Front Street Greenport, 11944

$60 includes Aldo's fine fare and wine



2014 Season
Sunday, September 14, 2014   2pm
Long Beach Public Library
111 W Park Ave, Long Beach, NY 11561
(516) 432-7200


Sunday, October 12, 2014  3:30pm
Music at Saint Alban's
Journey the Ancient Seas
76 St Albans Pl, Staten Island, NY

Jury Selected:  CHAMBER MUSIC AMERICA SHOWCASE
@ CMA CONFERENCE
Saturday, January 18, 2014 3pm
Weston Hotel at Times Square, Majectic Ballroom 5th Fl.                    
270 West 43rd St. @ 8th Ave. New York, NY

Monday, January 27, 2014  6:30pm                                        
QUEENS LIBRARY AT FLUSHING
41-17 Main St
Flushing, New York






(718) 661-1200 














2013 Season
Sunday, October 6,  4pm
BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY 
Central Library, Dweck Center
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238
718-230-2100
Free and Open to the Public




Sunday, September 22, 3pm
OUR LADY QUEEN OF THE MOST HOLY ROSARY CATHEDRAL  
2535 Collingwood Blvd.  Toledo, OH 43610



Friday and Saturday, SEPTEMBER 20 & 21
ACADEMY OF EARLY MUSIC       
St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church Sanctuary  September 20, 8pm
306 North Division Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48104


Christ Church Cranbrook  September 21 8pm
470 Church Road, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

http://www.academyofearlymusic.org/concerts.htm


Sunday, September 15, 4pm
BARGEMUSIC
Fulton Ferry Landing, Brooklyn, NY 11201
                        718.624.4924 info@bargemusic.org


Saturday, July 27, 6:30pm
"ALBA CONSORT" on CUNY-TV
http://www.cuny.tv/show/brooklyncollegepresents/PR2001404
CUNY TV is located with WNYE's NYC life (Ch 25.1) and NYC gov (25.2) as a result of the merging of technical operations between the two stations.  Current cable subscribers will continue to receive CUNY TV in the five boroughs of New York City on Ch. 75 (Time Warner and Cablevision/Optimum), Ch. 77 (RCN) and Ch. 30 (Verizon). And you can watch CUNY TV shows on demand any time at www.cuny.tv.


SOHO DOJO CULTURAL CENTER  Saturday, April 27, 2013, 7pm

307 East 92nd Street (just east of 2nd Ave.) 2nd Floor NYC 10128
Tickets sold at the door:  $20 general admission, $15 seniors and students, children under age 15 free
Reservations: aikidonyc@gmail.com or phone 646.509.9212
(a note about this space:  shoes are removed upon entry and placed on storage shelves)



MIDTOWN CONCERTS  Thursday, March 7, 2013, 1:15pm 
St. Peter's Church
619 Lexington Avenue at 54th Street New York, NY
 Thursdays at 1:15 pm.
 Concerts last approximately 35 minutes.
www.midtownconcerts.org/



BROOKLYN PUBLIC LIBRARY Sunday, February 3, 2013, 4pm
Central Library, Dweck Center
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238
718-230-2100
Free and Open to the Public over 6 yrs of age

EAST MEADOW PUBLIC LIBRARY
Sunday, December 23,



APAP Showcase
Saturday, January 12, 2013, 7pm
5th Avenue Presbyterian Church @ 55th St.
http://www.gemsny.org/apapshowcase2013.html





2012 Season

Early music now November 17th 5 pm., Wisconsin Lutheran College, Journey the Ancient Seas.

Bargemusic Aug. 4 2012 8 pm, a floating barge at the foot of the Brooklyn bridge.

Taping at Brooklyn College for CUNY-TV arts series March 22, 2012.

APAP Showcase, Saturday 7th January 2012 at 8 pm.
GEMS Showcase Concert for the Annual National Conference of the Association of Performing Arts Presenters.

Andalusia: A musical documentary of the Al Ham-bra to the Arab Spring To be filmed and recorded on location in Spain, 2012 or 2013 Paul Rafferty, Film maker; Mamoun Hassan, Director


2010 Season

Long Island Baroque Ensemble with members of ALBA as guests artists
Season program: Looking East, Looking West
Christ Church, Oyster Bay, NY & St. Andrew’s Church, Smithtown,NY

Courtly Love - 14th c. Ballads of Cyprus and Songs of Guillaume DuFay
ALBA Consort with guests Rachel Begley, John Mark Roosendaal and Louise Schulman
The Church of the Heavenly Rest, 90th @ 5th Ave., NYC











2011Season
                   

The Greene Space New York City WQXR GEMS Live! presents 2nd October 2011

Sunnyside Reform Church, Sunnyside NY November 17th 8 pm.
Greene space NYC October 2nd 4:30 pm
Church of the Heavenly Rest - Music and Arts Series
Town of Southold Concerts








 2009 Season

Voyage across the Mediterranean - Medieval Music From Galicia to Armenia
The Church of the Heavenly Rest, 90th @ 5th Ave., NYC

In Harmony - Secular Music of Christians, Muslims and Jews in Medieval Spain
Cutchogue Presbyterian Church with North Fork Reform Synagogue, Cutchogue, NY

Fons Musica - Troubadour Melodies of Medieval France, Italy and Spain
Floyd Memorial Library, Greenport, NY

Voyage across the Mediterranean
- Medieval Music From Galicia to Armenia
Amagansett Free Library, Amagansett, NY