For reservations, call 212.847.9740 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Concerts held in Victor Borge Hall – named in honor of the legendary Danish entertainer and in recognition of his generosity to Scandinavia House – are supported in part by The Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation, The Louise and Karl Andrén Fund for Musical Performance, The Victor Borge Hall Endowment Fund, and The Dunard Fund.
Sunday, December 15, 4 pm | Pre-concert talk 3:15 pm
$20 ($15 ASF Members)
Hear the musical stars of tomorrow! In this special holiday concert, young, up-and-coming musicians – alongside Swedish pianist Per Tengstrand – will perform classic pieces, as well as traditional Scandinavian holiday music.
Thursdays @ 8 pm, January 30, March 27, & May 8, 2014
$20 ($15 ASF Members); Series pass: $64 ($48 ASF Members)
Internationally acclaimed pianist Jeffrey Siegel returns for his seventh season at Scandinavia House. Each evening is comprised of informal commentary on the music and its composers, a full performance of each work, and concludes with a short Q & A session. The accessible format enriches audience understanding of classical music for the newcomer and seasoned listener alike.
The Glory of Beethoven
January 30, 2014
The humorous Piano Sonata No. 6 in F major, Op. 10, No. 2, the Appassionata, and Piano Sonata No. 31 in A flat major, Op. 110, written after deafness engulfed the composer.
Chopin and the Romance of the Piano
March 27, 2014
Vivacious Waltzes, dreamy Nocturnes, virtuoso Études, and the demonic Scherzo No. 2 in B-flat minor,
Mistresses and Masterpieces
May 8, 2014
The passionate music inspired by the “significant others” in the love lives of composers, including Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann, Frédéric Chopin, and Franz Liszt.
The series is made possible in part by a generous grant from The Peter Jay Sharp Foundation, Edmund C. Duffy, Director.
Smörgås Chef’s Dinner & a Concert
Ongoing, 5 – 10 pm (Last seating @ 9 pm)
$39 per person ($34 ASF Members)
Pairing top-notch Scandinavian cinema and music with fine Nordic cuisine, Smörgås Chef @ Scandinavia House continues its popular Dinner & a Concert prix-fixe 2-course dinner menu. Available from 5 to10 pm (the last seating is at 9 pm), this ongoing offer features a selection of favorite dishes including herb-roasted chicken, cured gravlaks and Swedish meatballs, and include one admission to that evening’s concert.
For dinner reservations and more information, please call Smörgås Chef @ Scandinavia House at 212.847.9745 or visit smorgas.com.