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Donation Wins David Geffen Naming Rights For Lincoln Center Performing Arts Hall

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Entertainment industry executive David Geffen will see his name on the performing arts building at Lincoln Center, after donating $100 million. 272 more words


Lincoln Center As OK Corral? David Geffen Will Face Down David Koch Across $200 Million Plaza

Call ‘em the Dueling Daves. They may not sling guns, but ultraconservative activist and philanthropist David Koch will soon be glaring directly into the defiant face of liberal-cause supporter David Geffen. 313 more words


Avery Fisher Hall to be renamed after David Geffen donates to Lincoln Center

NEW YORK (AP) — Entertainment industry executive David Geffen has donated $100 million to New York’s Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.

The performing arts building — long known as Avery Fisher Hall — will be renamed David Geffen Hall in September. 63 more words


Avery Fisher Gets a New Name

Avery Fisher Hall will be renamed after David Geffen, founder of Geffen Records and a leading figure in the entertainment industry who has donated $100 million to the renaming and refurbishing of the hall. 28 more words

Defiant Requiem, 3/9/15

Please read this excellent post on the Defiant Requiem from Janet Pascal, my colleague from the Collegiate Chorale.  The Defiant Requiem presents Verdi’s Requiem in a way that honors the lives and courage of the chorus in the Terezín concentration camp led by Rafael Schächter; by doing so it allows today’s audience to contemplate the salvific power of music and art in a time marked by unbridled cruelty.   182 more words

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"Friends of MP": Yashodhara Raje Scindia thanks Indian diaspora

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Madhya Pradesh Industry Minister Yashodhara Raje Scindia today said that the response for ‘Friends of MP’ at Avery Fischer Hall in New York City Sunday “reminds us all that love for Madhya Pradesh has no borders!” 169 more words


Selected Events (01/22) + Today’sFeaturedNeighborhood: Upper WestSide

Today’s “Fab 5″ / Selected NYCity Events – THURSDAY, JAN. 22, 2015.
“We search the internet everyday looking for the very best of What’s Happening on Manhattan’s WestSide, so that you don’t have to. 1,252 more words