Members of the Con Brio Ensemble will perform works by Brahms, Poulenc, Handel and others as the second part of its three-concert series at the church.
Critically acclaimed violinist, Alexander Meshibovsky and pianist, Diana Mittler will perform Brahms Sonata in A Major and Sonatensatz, Ravel-Tzigane and Homage to Rachmaninoff by Meshibovsky. Oboist, Alan Hollander will present works for oboe and piano by Handel, and Poulenc, Mezzo-soprano Barbara Ann Martin will sing selections by Franz Mittler and others.
Alexander Meshibovsky studied with Heifetz and has appeared as soloist with major European and American orchestras: Alan Hollander has appeared as conductor and soloist in the New York metropolitan area. He is Professor of Music at Lehman College where he conducts the Lehman College and Community Band and performs with the Lehman Woodwind Quintet. Diana Mittler-Battipaglia is Professor of Music and Choral Director at Lehman College-CUNY. Barbara Ann Martin has performed internationally with major orchestras and opera companies.
This concert is made possible by the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts, administered by the Queens Council on the Arts. Celebrating its 34th season, the Con Brio Ensemble performs annual series in Queens, and Manhattan, and is currently in residence at Lehman College-CUNY in the Bronx.
Admission to the concert will be $12 ($10 for students and senior citizens).
TDF vouchers are accepted.
PS: This program will also be presented at the Flushing Library, 41-17 Main Street, Flushing, NY 11355 on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 2:00 PM .
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
50 Ascan Avenue, Forest Hills, NY