January 20, 2018, at 8:00 pm
Tenth Intervention: It Can’t Happen Here
In collaboration with Artistic Noise, featuring soloists Kathleen Supové, Adam Tendler, and Nicholas Finch with works by Elizabeth A. Baker, Alexandra du Bois, John Cage, Charles Ives, Frederic Rzewski, and Dorian Wallace
Renee Weiler Concert Hall
46 Barrow Street
New York, NY
February 14, 2018, at 8:30 pm
The Stone Residency with Frank London
LES Elegy 2 - Meditations on Love (Tribute to Joe Maneri) with Frank London, Charlie Burnham, Hajnal Pivnick, Brian Marsella, and Judith Berkson
Avenue C and 2nd Street
New York, NY
Hungarian-American violinist Hajnal Kármán Pivnick was born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee. She advocates the performance and promotion of music written in the 20th and 21st century, and works extensively as an educator and arts administrator. She is co-founder of Tenth Intervention, a collective of musicians that presents new music in New York City.
Hajnal performs regularly with IRIS Orchestra, ensemble mise-en, and Quartet Metadata, and has played with the Memphis Symphony Orchestra, Opera Theater of Pittsburgh, and the Hungarian New Music Chamber Ensemble (UMZE). In New York, she performs in venues ranging in scope from The Park Avenue Armory to Joe’s Pub to Carnegie Hall.
As a soloist, she has performed with the Association for the Promotion of New Music, the New Music Gathering at Bowling Green State University, Æpex Contemporary Performance, the Casa de las Américas in Havana, Cuba, and the Tribeca New Music Festival.
Hajnal is a member of the violin faculty at Interlochen Arts Camp, and maintains a violin studio at Greenwich House Music School, Opus 118 Harlem School of Music, and Lucy Moses School at Kaufman Music Center. She is also a chamber music coach with the Face the Music/Kronos Quartet program. She holds degrees from Carnegie Mellon University and the Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest, Hungary.
Brahms Violin Sonata No. 2 in A Major op. 100 I. Allegro amabile
Igor Stravinsky: Divertimento IV. Pas de deux – Adagio