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This groupmuse happened on Friday, February 10, at 8:30 PM EST.
Dead Serious: Death and the Maiden

Dead Serious: Death and the Maiden

East Harlem, NYC

Fri, February 10, 2017 8:30 PM, EST

Capacity
4 of 25 spots still available
No COVID-19 restrictions
Drinking policy
Bring your own drinks
Age limit
All guests must be 21
Toilet with a slash through it
No bathroom at this event

This is a groupmuse

A live concert in a living room, backyard, or another intimate space. They're casual and friendly, hosted by community members.

Host

Round 5.

What's the music?

Colin Laursen

WIth Valentine's Day around the corner, nothing better than a bit of dead serious music to celebrate.

Franz Schubert
String Quartet No. 14 in D minor ("Death and the Maiden")

I. Allegro
II. Andante con moto
III. Scherzo Allegro molto
IV. Presto

(~30-40 minutes)

"Die Tod und das Mädchen" - Matthias Claudius
The Maiden:
"Oh! leave me! Prithee, leave me! thou grisly man of bone!
For life is sweet, is pleasant.
Go! leave me now alone!
Go! leave me now alone!"

Death:
"Give me thy hand, oh! maiden fair to see,
For I'm a friend, hath ne'er distress'd thee.
Take courage now, and very soon
Within mine arms shalt softly rest thee!"[12]

Location

Exact address sent to approved attendees via email.

Comments

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Mosa T., about 7 years ago

Hello all, happy Sunday! Just a quick update - you'll be enjoying the cello chops of the wonderful Clara Abel this Friday night at the groupmuse. (I unfortunately had a rehearsal pop up that conflicts, but all is well, because you'll have Clara!)

Have a great groupmuse! And see you at the next one!


Marjorie V., about 7 years ago

I love this piece, but I've never heard it like this. Brcause of the relatively small space the experience was profound. It was deep, rich and dimensional. The musicians were great as both musicians and people. Thanks Groupmuse.


Edward M., about 7 years ago

Wow, just wow! An unforgettable, magical performance. Bravo!!


Attendees

Gia
Scott Key T.
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Euka M.
Jen
+1
Samantha V.
Sophie B.
Mark G.
Nicole M.
Marjorie V.
Alison Z.
Jon R.
David W.
Nitai J.
Kevin R.
Ajay T.
Luis C.
Joshua D.
+1
Edward M.