Tuesday Music Club http://tpr.org en New Season, Big Performers At The Tuesday Musical Club http://tpr.org/post/new-season-big-performers-tuesday-musical-club <p>You may have never heard of San Antonio&rsquo;s Tuesday Musical Club, but now that they&rsquo;re in their 91st season,&nbsp; maybe it&#39;s time you did.</p><p>Board Member Claudia Robison talks about the curious way the club came about.</p><p>&quot;It was founded by Anna Hertzberg, who had moved here from Manhattan, from New York City. She found that there was really no culture; it was really a cowpoke town,&quot; Robison said.</p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 14:06:08 +0000 Jack Morgan 19407 at http://tpr.org New Season, Big Performers At The Tuesday Musical Club Cellist Returns To San Antonio For Brilliant Encore http://tpr.org/post/cellist-returns-san-antonio-brilliant-encore <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It's literally why he was asked to return: Chopin's </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Polonaise Brilliant</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">"They remembered me playing it the last time I was at the <strong>Tuesday Music Club</strong>, and asked for us to play it again!" </em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Chopin rounds out a romantic program for Cellist </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Darrett Adkins</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, who is no stranger to Alamo city. </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">"I came here for the first concert of conductor Troy Peters - we grew up in the same home town. I even played solos with his high school orchestra back in Washington."</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Adkins also has played with the Zephyr Trio, who were guests of the Tuesday Music Club not long ago.&nbsp;</span></p><p>This program is filled with romantic selections like Brahms and Chopin, a little more conservative than the music Adkins is known for, which usually mixes new music with a Bach cello suite.</p><p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 20:57:28 +0000 John Clare 9125 at http://tpr.org Cellist Returns To San Antonio For Brilliant Encore Award Winning Pianist Joyce Yang Returns To San Antonio http://tpr.org/post/award-winning-pianist-joyce-yang-returns-san-antonio <p>Tuesday, January 22, Joyce Yang will return to San Antonio for a piano recital. She has played with the <a href="http://www.sasymphony.org/" target="_blank">San Antonio Symphony</a>, collaborated with violinist Augustin Haedlich, but this time will be solo at Laurel Heights United Methodist Church. Her program has music by Beethoven, Chopin, Bartok, and Rachmaninoff.</p><p>"The Second Sonata is a great example of that passion on the verge of hysteria. It is unusual Rachmaninoff in many ways - it was edited several times, and can seem schizophrenic!"</p> Mon, 14 Jan 2013 21:53:11 +0000 John Clare 4737 at http://tpr.org Award Winning Pianist Joyce Yang Returns To San Antonio Paul Jacobs Returns For Organ Masterworks At The Tuesday Music Club http://tpr.org/post/paul-jacobs-returns-organ-masterworks-tuesday-music-club <p>Paul Jacobs is one of the leading organists of his time, and is passing along that knowledge and skill to the next generation at the Juilliard School. Known for his stunning new music performances, Jacobs is equally mesmerizing in the "standards."</p><p>San Antonio audiences can hear Paul play Bach, Mozart, and "a pair of ladies, from France - Nadia Boulanger, known for her teaching generations of composers, in a work for organ." Jacobs also says he is looking forward to spending time in San Antonio.</p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 18:07:29 +0000 John Clare 1478 at http://tpr.org Paul Jacobs Returns For Organ Masterworks At The Tuesday Music Club