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JUNE 14, THURSDAY

6-8pm - "On Silence" - Visual Arts Exhibit Opening curated by Janna Dyk
NYCAMS Gallery, 44 West 28th Street, floor 7.

On Silence - Visual Arts Exhibit

 

JUNE 15, FRIDAY

12:00pm - CMF @ Noon series - FREE
Union Square Park, across from Whole Foods on 14th St. Featuring Fanny Clamagirand!

7:30pm - FESTIVAL OPENING NIGHT & Culinary Reception – Debussy I: "Debussy after the Wave"
Eyebeam Art+Technology Center, 540 West 21st Street.

Debussy I: Debussy after the Wave

 

JUNE 16, SATURDAY

10:30am - Family Event I: “Mister Origami presents: Folding and unfolding color, flavor and sound!”
NYCAMS Gallery, 44 West 28th Street, floor 7.

12:00pm - CMF @ Noon series - FREE
Madison Square Park, near Shake Shack. Featuring Marc Coppey & Liana Gourdjia!

6:30pm - Festival Talks: The Great Wave, Silence & Song - Capturing the forces of nature
featuring Somei Satoh, Yumi Kurosawa; Ken-David Masur, Valerie Dillon etc.
Dillon Gallery, 555 West 25th Street, between 9th and 10th aves.

7:30pm - Debussy II: Sketches, Prints & Screens
featuring Visual Artist in Residence Makoto Fujimura
Culinary Reception to Follow featuring Culinary Artist-in-Residence Lance Nitahara
Dillon Gallery, 555 West 25th Street, between 9th and 10th aves.

Debussy II: Sketches, Prints & Screens

 


JUNE 17, SUNDAY

12pm - CMF @ Noon
Hudson River Park, Pier 63 Rock Garden

5:00pm - Debussy III: Messiaen Enveloped
Dillon Gallery, 555 West 25th Street, between 9th and 10th aves.

7:30pm - Open Cage: NEW YORK – Celebrating John Cage at 100
Eyebeam Art+Technology Center, 540 West 21st Street.

Open Cage: NEW YORK – Celebrating John Cage at 100

 


JUNE 18, MONDAY

12pm - CMF @ Noon
The Highline, 10th Ave Square and West 17th Street

7:30pm - “On Silence”
The Rubin Museum of Art, 150 West 17th Street, between 6th and 7th Aves.

On Silence

 


JUNE 20, WEDNESDAY

7:30pm - Debussy IV: Creation, Love and Life Everlasting
Leo Baeck Institute, 15 West 16th Street, between 5th and 6th Aves.

Debussy IV: Creation, Love and Life Everlasting

 


JUNE 21, THURSDAY

12pm - CMF @ Noon
NYCAMS Gallery, 44 West 28th Street, floor 7.

7:00- 10:45pm - Debussy V: Poet of the Avant-Garde – ”The sounds and fragrances swirl through the evening air”
Culinary Reception Intermission
Park Avenue Armory, 643 Park Avenue between 66th and 67th streets.

Debussy V: Poet of the Avant-Garde

 


JUNE 22, FRIDAY
6:00-10:00pm - DJ: DCD Collective - FREE

7:00pm-  Debussy VI: Violin Daybreak - “Carte Blanche” to CMF 2012 Artist-in-Residence and Anne-Sophie Mutter Foundation violinist Fanny Clamagirand

10:00pm - Debussy VII: Reverie Mix

The Rubin Museum of Art, 150 West 17th Street, between 6th and 7th Aves.

Debussy VI: Violin Daybreak

 

JUNE 23, SATURDAY
10:30am - Family event II:  “Monsieur Croche presents: How to cakewalk in color, song and sound!”
NYCAMS Gallery, 44 West 28th Street, floor 7.

7:30pm - FESTIVAL FINALE & Culinary Reception - Debussy VIII: Cherry Blossom Road
Eyebeam Art+Technology Center, 540 West 21st Street.

FESTIVAL FINALE - Debussy VIII: Cherry Blossom Road