Noontime Concert

Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at Noon

Our Noontime Concerts are part of our Celebrating Our Musical Community series and bring you orchestral, chamber music and recital performances from venues around our listening area and include performances by both emerging and established world-class artists.

Pianist Xiayin Wang on Friday's Noon Concert

Feb 15, 2018

Friday's (2-16) Noontime Concert from the Downtown Concert Series in Freehold presents pianist Xiayin Wang in music by Haydn, Schumann, Earl Wild & Maurice Ravel.

David von Behren is the featured organist on this month's Organ Recital from Princeton University Chapel Thursday Feb. 15 at 12:30.

The program will include Te Deum, Op.n 11 by Jeanne Demessieux, Clair de Lune from Pieces de fantasie, Op. 53, No. 5 by Louis Vierne and Fugue uber den Choral "Halleluja! Gott zu loben," Op. 52, No. 2 by Max Reger.

David Osenberg is your host for this live broadcast.

Thursday, 2-8 on the Noontime Concert from Astral Artists we'll hear Project Fusion, a saxophone quartet perform with harp and piano in music by Bach, Bartok, Danker, Mellis and Piazolla.

On Friday's (2-9) Noon Concert we'll hear the choral group "The Thirteen" conducted by artistic director Matthew Robertson in a program called "On the Migration of Souls."  The performance from last October includes music by John Dowland, Eric Banks, Jeffrey Van, Stacy Garop, Joshua Fishbein, William Cornysh and John Runestad.

On Friday's Noon Concert (2/2) from Concerts on the Slope we hear Robert Schumann's Fantasiestuecke in a minor for piano trio, Rhapsody of Seasons by composer-in-residence Ke-Chia Chen and the String Sextet, op. 48 by Dvorak.

This Thursday's (2/1) Noon Concert features the Dryden Ensemble in French music, some that was and some that may have been familiar to J.S. Bach.  We hear pieces by Jean-Baptiste Lully, Jean-Henri d'Anglebert, Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, Marin Marais, Sylvius Weiss & Francois Couperin.

Violinist Nikki Chooi on Friday's Noon Concert

Jan 25, 2018

On Friday, 1/26 the Noontime Concert from Astral Artists features violinist Nikki Chooi, with his brother Timmy Chooi and pianist Sejoon Park.

Thursday, 1-25 on the Noontime Concert Philadelphia Baroque Orchestra Tempesta di Mare performs music by Janitsch, Kusser, Fasch, Vivaldi & Rameau.

Friday's Noon Concert (1-19) from the New Brunswick Chamber Orchestra titled "After Clara" features music by women composers Fanny Mendelssohn, Amy Beach, Jennifer Higdon, Caroline Shaw & Libby Larsen.

Thursday's Noontime Concert (1-18) features music from our new partner, American Modern Ensemble recorded at National Sawdust.  The music, by contemporary composers is performed by Sybarite5 and a trio of soprano, Juliana Franco, pianist Blair McMillien and cellist, David Eggar.