For the Audience: Stories and Beautiful Music

PHOTO CAPTION: Lincoln Mayorga (left) was staff pianist for Walt Disney Studios and contributed to the soundtracks of such motion pictures as “Chinatown”, The Competition” and “Ragtime.”  Arnold Steinhardt (right) was a founding member of the internationally acclaimed Guarneri String Quartet – recipients of dozens of awards for excellence in string playing.  ClaverackLanding is presenting […]

Review: ClaverackLanding “Two Geniuses”

by John Paul Keeler for Hudson-Catskill Newspapers ClaverackLanding brought young musicians from the Bard College Conservatory of Music to perform two quartets by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) along with readings by poet Kate Light on both Mozart and Albert Einstein (1879-1955) titled “Two Geniuses” at the Presbyterian Church. Kate Light read with delight her words […]

Bard at the Landing…poetry and music

PHOTO CAPTION: Students at The Bard Conservatory of Music will be playing Mozart’s String Quartet in D major, K575, at an upcoming presentation by ClaverackLanding.  The evening, with original poetry by Kate Light, is called Einstein’s Mozart: Two Geniuses – a Bard at the Landing presentation. Pictured here (from left) are Scot Moore – violin, […]

Celebrate Poetry Month & Two Geniuses April 13!

PHOTO CAPTION: Kate Light, a librettist, lyricist and poet will be performing her original work, Einstein’s Mozart: Two Geniuses, in conjunction with Bard at the Landing – part of ClaverackLanding’s spring chamber music series.  This presentation includes two of Mozart’s string quartets interspersed with poetry and readings linking the life of the composer to that […]

Music and Poetry – Combined at the Speed of Light

PHOTO CAPTION: Albert Einstein is half of the brilliant combination that inspired poet, librettist and lyricist Kate Light to create her music and poetry compilation Einstein’s Mozart: Two Geniuses.   On Saturday, April 13th, Light will read her poetry and act as historical narrator while students of the Bard College Conservatory of Music play string quartets […]