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Baruch Performing Arts Center (BPAC) is an active presence in the heart of Manhattan. Located just east of the Chelsea neighborhood, BPAC presents world class Classical music, Jazz, Pop, theater, dance, literary and spoken word, film, and talks. BPAC's 2017/18 season features acclaimed pianists Sara Davis Buechner and Michael Brown; chamber ensembles Sonnambula, Cantata Profana, Israeli Chamber Project, and the Alexander String Quartet; and opera festivals from Prototype and Heartbeat Opera. In addition, BPAC offers a jazz series named for bassist and late Baruch faculty member Milt Hinton. This season the Milt Hinton Jazz Series presents Matuto, Yotam Silberstein Quartet, and Jane Ira Bloom.

Posted: Jul-24-2017
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Aldemaro Romero Sr.

“I’m having a great time up here,” bassist Gonzalo Tappa told his bandmates with an unselfconsciously grin. He’d been exchanging sly rhythmic riffs all night with the Jimi Hendrix of the cuatro, Jorge Glem. Not something you might expect at a concert celebrating the work of a pioneering classical composer.

Posted: Nov-20-2017
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"The [Canadian Guitar Quartet's] performance was outstanding. Dynamics were amazing. Technique was spectacular."

— Oceanside Concerts
Posted: Mar-6-2017
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Posted: Sep-19-2017