We are excited to offer virtual presentations, keeping us all safe with only our artists' enthusiasm being contagious. We are confident that their talent and deep connection with music will communicate beyond the social distance and let the music speak directly to the heart. We invite you to join our online series and to explore together with our teaching artists, what classical music is all about.
GC In School Workshop “A Cello Named Pablo” - by Amit Peled
GetClassical In School is proud to present the workshop of Amit Peled. From the basketball courts of rural Israel to the grand symphony halls of the world playing one of the most famous string instruments of all time, this is the story of cellist Amit Peled and his journey with the cello and legacy of the great Pablo Casals. Designed for elementary level students, this presentation includes short musical excerpts and a reading of the book.
GC In School Special: “Classical Music Explorations ” by Kelly Hall-Tompkins
GetClassical In School is proud to present the workshop of Kelly Hall-Tompkins. Proclaimed by New York Times as the “New Yorker of the Year”, this unique violinist is famous for being an advocate for classical music and social justice with her very own nonprofit project “Music Kitchen” that brings classical music to homeless shelters. In this GC In School special, Kelly leads the spectator through a journey of classical music discovery, exploring the pallet of genres and styles.
GC In School Workshop “Opera is For Everyone” - by Adrienne Danrich
For the second virtual event of this season, GetClassical In School is happy to present the wonderful soprano Adrienne Danrich. You will have the pleasure of learning about different vocal techniques and the origins of opera, alongside enjoying the exquisite interpretation of Ms. Danrich. Through sharing her personal journey as an opera singer, she reveals the secrets behind the mystique and alluring genre of opera. GetClassical In School is a unique opportunity for world-class artists to educate and connect with the next generation of concert-goers through a series of musical performances - workshops, at partnering schools of New York City and online.
GC In School Open Rehearsal “Tchaikovsky” - by Alexander Bedenko and Pavel Nercessian
Join our wonderful artists, Pavel Nersessian and Alexander Bedenko in their special open rehearsal for GC In School, exploring the music of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Widely familiar to the American audience for his ballet Nutcracker, this composer shaped the minds of millions worldwide. Today we would like to take you on a journey unraveling his instrumental works, arranged for clarinet and piano. GC In School is thrilled to announce the beginning of a special online series, where artists will crash the barriers of regular musician-listener dialogue, and immerse audiences online into the music-making process. Special thank you to our filming partner, Skillman Music Studios for making this possible.