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Ensemble in Residence Concert by Newman & Oltman, Guitar Duo

Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Glassbox Theater 55 West 13th Street, New York, NY 10011

Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo perform duets from throughout the world with special guest Mannes students
Perri di Christina, mezzo-soprano, Phil Goldenberg and Eric Vanderzee, guitars

The New School at 100

Aaron Copland (Teacher at The New School for Social Research)
Three “Old American Songs”
Long Time Ago
Simple Gifts
The Dodger
Perri di Christina, mezzo-soprano

John Zorn (Director of The Stone, Arnhold Hall of The New School)
(born 1953)
Midsummer Moons (2017)
The Envious Moon
Ill Met By Moonlight
Phil Goldenberg and Eric Vanderzee, guitars

Leo Brouwer (Guest Master Classes at Mannes, during his first trip from Cuba to New York in 40 years)
(born 1939)

From Beatlerians
Fool on the Hill (1976)
She’s Leaving Home (2010)

Música Incidental Campesina (1978)

El Libro de los Series Imaginarios / The Book of Imaginary Beings
Duo Concertante (2018)
I. El Unicornio / The Unicorn
II. El Minotauro / The Minotaur
III. Hadas y Gnomos / Fairies and Gnomes
IV. La Orgona y La Mantícora / The Gorgon and the Manticore

Composed La Habana, December 2018

Dedicated to Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo

Commissioned by Raritan River Music
With the generous support of Jeffrey Nissim

This concert celebrates the 80th Anniversary Year of Leo Brouwer.

This concert is a featured event in the 2019 Latin American Culture Week in New York City.


Presented by the Mannes School of Music at the College of Performing Arts

Event Type

Music Performances


General Public


Performing Arts


Mannes School of Music, College of Performing Arts, College of Performing Arts


Music, Classical Music



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