Past Dates

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

DYAD Play Jazz Arias - 3 PM
377 Elkwood Avenue
New Providence, NJ 07974
USA
908-665-0311
Price: Free

DYAD, the incomparable jazz duo of Lou Caimano on alto saxophone and Eric Olsen on piano, is back by popular demand, playing their innovative jazz versions of operatic favorites! After the critical success of their album DYAD Plays Puccini, which Jazz Times Magazine called one of the Top 50 Jazz Albums of 2013, Olsen and Caimano returned to the studio to bring DYAD Plays Jazz Arias to life.  Dubbed a “visionary recording”, a “Tour de Force!”, and “magical music that will never get old” by critics, This concert will feature familiar melodies from both these trend setting albums, including arias from Carmen by Bizet, Don Giovanni by Mozart, Otello by Verdi, and the beloved operas of Puccini. 

 

Saturday, May 13th, 2017

Dyad Plays Jazz Arias - 7:30 PM
176 Cooper Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07043
(973) 744-7424
Price: Freewill Donation

Two innovative jazz and classical artists

Transcend musical boundaries,

Transforming favorite operatic arias into

Contemporary jazz with grace, style,

Brilliant originality, and breathtaking skill.

Come hear favorite operatic melodies from the operas

Carmen, Tosca, La Boheme, Don Giovanni, and more!

 

Magical music for your ears that will never get old

 

Visionary

Saturday, November 5th, 2016

Dyad Plays Jazz Arias CD Release Concert - 7:30 PM
409 Sette Drive
Paramus, NJ 07652
USA
201-612-6686
Price: Admission is $10 for Adults, Children 12 and under free, all others $5

DYAD Plays Jazz Arias features favorite operatic arias from Bizet's Carmen to Mozart's Champagne Aria Finch'han dal vino, re-imagined with brilliant originality and breathtaking skill.

Come experience the artistry of DYAD live in concert at our CD Release Concert!

Sunday, May 15th, 2016

Union Congregational Church
Dyad Plays Jazz Arias - 3 PM
176 Cooper Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07043
USA
(973) 744-7424
Price: Fundraising Concert; Donation Gratefully Accepted

Come Hear the music from the latest Dyad collaboration, Dyad Plays Jazz Arias!  A wonderful collection of arias by Mozart, Bizet, Verdi, and other great composers, brought to a new level of artistry through the musical transfiguration of Eric Olsen and Lou Caimano! Not to be missed!

All proceed from this concert will go to benefit Church World Services.

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

Dyad: Jazz Arias - 8 PM
1 Normal Avenue
Montclair, NEW JERSEY 07043
Uni
973-655-4000
Price: Free Admission

The next installment of the highly rated Dyad series: Jazz Arias features more of the unique artistry of Eric Olsen and Lou Caimano. Music includes famous arias from Carmen, Otello, Don Giovanni, Pagliacci, and other operas, given the same eloquent and passionate improvisations which have made Dyad Plays Puccini such a wonderful success.

Saturday, September 19th, 2015

Dyad Plays Jazz Arias - 8 PM
113 Cottage Place
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
USA
201-444-6225
Price: $20 on website: $25 at the door; Kids 18 and under $5

The next installment of the highly rated Dyad series: Jazz Arias features more of the unique artistry of Eric Olsen and Lou Caimano. Music includes famous arias from Carmen, Otello, Don Giovanni, Pagliacci, and other operas, given the same eloquent and passionate improvisations which have made Dyad Plays Puccini such a wonderful success.

Friday, June 12th, 2015

Dyad Plays Puccini - 3 PM
1 College Drive
Toms River, NJ 08754
USA
(732) 255-0400
Price: TBA

Dyad will be performing and giving a Master Class at Ocean County College's first ever jazz festival.

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Fundraising Concert for Opera Theater of Montclair - 8 to 11 PM
16 Prospect Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042
USA
Price: $40

Come support Opera Theatre of Montclair while having a fun evening of food, champagne and music. On Saturday, April 12, 8-11PM, Brian and Christina Cattell are graciously opening their lovely 1917 Craftsman Colonial home for this event.  The acclaimed jazz duo DYAD (Eric Olsen, piano, and Lou Caimano, alto saxophone) will open the program with arrangements from their new CD, DYAD Plays Puccini. OTM sopranos, Rosa D'ImperioLa Toya Lewis and Mia Riker-Norrie, and baritone Jim Pierce will be accompanied by Rebecca Eng, piano, in arias and ensembles by Bellini, Gershwin, Massenet, Mozart, Verdi and Wagner. There will be an auction of voice lessons, private performances and MAYBE some opera memorabilia! Advance tickets are HIGHLY recommended as space is limited.  $40.00 entitles you to our three-hour opera party including food, champagne, fun company, live jazz and operatic performances in one of Montclair's historic homes.  Plus you will be helping to establish an opera company in Montclair.  THANK YOU!

Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Interior Designers for Legislation in NY: A Night of Auction and Fun! - 6:30 to 9:30 PM
71 West 23rd Street 18th Floor
New York, NY
USA
518-463-6765
Price: $99; Students $20

DESIGNERS ON THE BLOCK 2 is an updated version of an earlier celebrated and successful auction of donated designer participant services, such as a 2 to 3 hour personal interior design consultation or other service of your choice. The auction “bid price” would be donated by the bidder to IDLNY in exchange for the one time consultation or other service provided by the designer participant. 

The designer participant will showcase images of their recent work. 

Come and bid! Sway to the live jazz music of DYAD, and share food and drink with your colleagues to celebrate interior design in New York! 

Proceeds from ticket sales and auction will go toward funding IDLNY's next steps to further adoption of the Interior Design Practice Act in 2014. IDLNY has partnered with a lobbyist organization to coordinate these efforts.

Sunday, March 30th, 2014

Dyad Plays Puccini - 2 PM
377 Elkwood Ave
New Providence, NJ 07974
United States
(908)665-0311
Price: Free

Sunday, March 9th, 2014

Dyad Plays Puccini - 7 PM
555 Valley Road
West Orange, NJ 07052
USA
973 395-5551
Price: $18 in advance, $20 at the door

Sunday, December 29th, 2013

Dyad Plays Puccini - 8 PM at Stage 3; Doors open at 7:30 PM
196 Allen Street
New York, NY 10002
212.477.4155
Price: $10 tickets; $10 drink minimum

Friday, October 18th, 2013

Dyad Plays Puccini - 8 PM
1 Normal Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07043
USA
973-655-4000
Price: Free

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

Dyad Plays Puccini CD Release Party - 7:30 PM
147 Bleecker Street
New York, NY 10012
(212) 673-7030
Price: $7 Cover; two drink minimum at a table, 1 drink at the bar

Come to our NYC CD Release Party at the Bitter End!  This will be the kickoff show for the season!

Friday, September 13th, 2013

Dyad Plays Puccini - 7:30 PM
251 Union Avenue
Rutherford, NJ 07070
USA
201-438-6324
Price: $20 Adults/$10 16 and younger

Sunday, September 1st, 2013

Scanfest 2013
Dyad Plays Puccini - 10 AM to 6 PM
Vasa Park at Wolfe Road
Budd Lake, NJ 07840
USA
Price: Adults $14; Seniors $13, Children 12 and under free

Come hear Dyad play their unique renditions of Puccini arias at Viking Hall at Budd Lake, NJ!  Featuring all things Scandinavian, Eric has been a featured performer at the venue for the past six years!  Come for the food, the fun, and the music!

www.scanfest.org