Group improv “In C” as part of Recital with (Literary) “Points of View”

Time & Location

  • Feb, 25 2024
  • 5:00 pm
  • Online Event
  • Klavierhaus 790 11th Ave (54/55th Sts) New York, NY 10018 US

About the Performance

Come participate! “3 Points of View” Piano Recital SUN Feb 25 5pm with Riley’s “In C”

Hi Friends! I’m looking for a few open-hearted musicians of any level(!) to have some fun with me on SUN Feb 25, 5-6:15pm, with a short 7 min sample of Riley’s “In C” (with cut) as part of my piano recital. Please email and tell me what instrument (could just be your voice) you are bringing. Score attached. Info and transpositions here. Invite your friends! Happy listening! H

Event: “3 Points of View Piano Recital: Pairings with Wine, Poetry, & Improv

What:  New Ways to Listen to Classical Piano and Life

Steinway Artist Hsing-ay Hsu’s Klavierhaus Conscious Listeningartist residency continues with a recital on “Points of View: Pairings with Wine, Poetry, & Improv”, offering new responses to favorite masterpieces through the three literary points of view of first, second, and third person.

Guest poet Calleja Smiley Welsh joins in to pair an original poem to Brahms Op.118. A collection of short French works from Claude Debussy to Lili Boulanger will pair with a French wine. And the audience will experience or even participate in a sample of Terry Riley’s historical “In C” in its 60th anniversary year.

Date:    February 25, 2024

Time:   5pm

Location: Klavierhaus, 790 11th Ave. (between 54-55th  St.) several buses from Columbus Circle. Livestream available.

Cost:    $50 Concert Pass at includes online Conscious Listening Session

Improv Info:

Questions/Contact: Hsing-ay Hsu,, 646-413-2507

Video: This is kinda what the improv looks like!


  • Beginners welcome
  • Concert
  • Early music
  • Ensemble singing
  • Improvisation
  • Older Adults
  • Social

Event Organizer

Hsing-ay Hsu 6464132507