The Concert Meister Series

Baruch Performing Arts Center
55 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10010
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WHAT IS IT ABOUT?

The Baruch Performing Arts Center's Concert Meister Series brings the leading principal instrumentalists and concert masters (first chairs, etc.) of the world's most prestigious orchestras to the small and intimate Engelman Recital Hall for solo, duo and trio concerts, followed by a reception for the audience. The musicians will perform works by their most inspired composers as well as one piece commissioned specifically for the series by the award winning composer Ronn Yedidia, whose compositions have galvanized the attention of performing artists worldwide. SCHEDULE Tue, Nov 3, 2009 @ 7:30pm Albena Danailova, Violin, Concert Master of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, with German pianist Julian Riem will perform works by Beethoven, Bartok and Kriesler. Sat, Nov 14, 2009 @ 7:30pm Guy Braunstein, Violin, Concert Master of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, with piano. (Program and pianist tba). Sun, Nov 22, 2009 @ 4pm Glenn Dicterow, Violin, Concert Master of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra, with Karen Dreyfus, Viola, and Inbal Segev, Cello (known as The Amerigo Trio) will perform works for string trio by Zoltan Kodaly, Gideon Klein, and Leo Weiner. Sat, Dec 12, 2009 @ 8pm Micha Haran, Cello, Principal Cellist of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, with concert pianist Xheni Rroji will perform pieces by Schumann, Schubert, Pierre Sancan, and Jan Freidlin. Fri, Dec 18, 2009 @ 8pm Roman Spitzer, Principal Violist of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, with concert pianist Xheni Rroji will perform pieces by Brahms, among others.