Friday night I'll be at Alice Tully in NYC for an unusual "princely" program--more on this later-- featuring one Haydn piece and three great LvB works: quartets no. 6 and the "Harp" (a personal favorite), plus the song cycle "An die ferne Geliebte," often called the first ever written--and here it is, below, in a famous version.
And on Saturday, my first public appearance related to our new book. That happens at 7:30 pm before a concert of three LvB cello sonatas at my hometown Nyack (NY) Library, which has hosted a widely-hailed, twice-weekly chamber music series for years. Will be signing books as well. A local news outlet asked me to write a little article about it. And now the song cycle: