Events

 
2021 Summer Season

Saturday July 31st

7:30 p.m.

Jacquet de la Guerre: Sonata No. 2 in D Major for Violin and Harpsichord
Johann Sebastian Bach:
  Invention for Keyboard in D Minor, BWV 775
  Invention in E Major, BWV 777
  Invention in F Major, BWV 779
  Invention in B-flat Major, BWV 785
Reinhold Glière: Selections from Pieces for Violin and Cello, Op. 39
Johann Georg Albrechtsberger: Duet No. 2 in F Major for Violin and Cello
Ludwig van Beethoven: Duet in C Major for Clarinet and Bassoon, WoO 27

Bethanne Walker, flute

Ana Kim, cello

 

Good Shepherd Church

543 Main Street, Roosevelt Island

Your generous contribution keeps the series affordable

Suggested donation: $20

Students & seniors: $10

Wednesday August 18th

7:30 p.m.

Anna Meredith: Tripotage Miniatures

George Walker: Lyric for Strings

Franz Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in B-Flat Major, D. 485

Roosevelt Island Chamber Orchestra

Benjamin Hochman, conductor

Good Shepherd Church

543 Main Street, Roosevelt Island

Your generous contribution keeps the series affordable

Suggested donation: $20

Students & seniors: $10

Check back for updates to RIC's 2021 Summer Series!

 

Good Shepherd Church

 

543 Main Street, New York, NY 10044

 

All events take place at the Chapel of the Good Shepherd, a 1888 NYC-landmarked church with wonderful acoustics. It's listed on the National Register of Historic Places and located at the heart of Roosevelt Island.

 


By Ferry or Tram

Take NYC Ferry's Astoria Route ferry to Roosevelt Island or catch the Tram at 60th Street and 2nd Avenue. Exit the ferry or Tram station, walk toward Manhattan, turn right and walk north along Main Street with Manhattan on your left. Pass several buildings on your right including the subway station then pass one large apartment building on your left. The next building on your left is the Chapel.

From the Tram you can also take the Red Bus (free) three stops to the Chapel. You can ask the bus driver to let you know when you're at the Chapel.

 

By Subway

Take the F train to Roosevelt Island. Exit the subway, turn right and walk north along Main Street with Manhattan on your left. Pass several buildings on your right then pass one large apartment building on your left. The next building on your left is the Chapel.

From the subway you can also take the Red Bus (free) two stops to the Chapel. You can ask the bus driver to let you know when you're at the Chapel.

 

By Bus

Take the Q102 from Queens to Roosevelt Island. There's a stop at the Chapel.

 

By Car

Immediately after coming across the Roosevelt Island Bridge from Queens, turn right into the Motorgate parking garage. Visitors may park in any space not marked reserved. After parking, exit the garage at street level, turn left and walk south on Main Street past a school then two large apartment buildings on your right. The next building on your right is the Chapel.