Music At Noon, the concert series sponsored by Music At Morristown United Methodist Church, continues its 36th season with a concert on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, featuring Carolyn Enger, pianist. Ms. Enger will be performing music by Franz Schubert.
The concert will be held in the sanctuary of the Morristown United Methodist Church, 50 Park Place (on the Green). A light luncheon is available for purchase before or after the concert (11:30am to 1:30 pm). The cost of the luncheon is $8 for adults and $7 for seniors and students.
The January concerts have a suggested donation of $7 adults/$6 seniors. Students are admitted to all concerts free. Free childcare is available during the concert. The sanctuary is handicapped accessible. For further information, please call the church office at 973-538-2132.
Lauded in Fanfare Magazine for her “lavishing tone and sensitive, nuanced, thoughtful, unhurried timeless playing,” American pianist Carolyn Enger is a boldly passionate musician.
Anthony Tommasini, chief music critic of The New York Times, selected her recording of Ned Rorem’s Piano Album land Six Friends on Naxos American Classics Series recording, as one of the “Best in Classical Recordings for 2013.”
MusicWeb International described her playing as “thoughtful and sensitive… expressive… with fine nuance and tone shading.” Fanfare wrote, “Enger’s dynamic control and emotional sensitivity complement her keen sense of timing and proportion.” She is“a musician of rare quality.”
An active soloist, Ms. Enger has delivered her distinctly personal concerts in venues around the world, from Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall, Lincoln Center’s Bruno Walter Auditorium, and the Kosciuszko Foundation in New York City, to the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC and the Felicja Blumenthal Music Center in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Dedicated to bringing music to new audiences, Ms. Enger often performs in accessible civic spaces such as Israel’s Bet Yad Lebanim in Nahariya, and St. Peter’s Church and the Donnell Library Center in New York City. Ms. Enger’s community engagement performances have left
Funding has been made possible in part by funds from Morris Arts through the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.
For further information: 973-538-2132 or www.morristownumc.com.