09/16/17 3:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Orion Weiss and Anna Polonsky making music at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church on September 3.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Orion Weiss and Anna Polonsky making music at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church on September 3.

BY LOIS B. MORRIS

What can be better than listening to two virtuoso musicians performing together on the same piano at the same time?

Watching them. (more…)

08/31/17 2:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO  |  Pianist Weiyin Chen performs a solo concert at Perlman Music Program's Clark Arts Center on Friday, September 1.

COURTESY PHOTO | Perlman Music Program alum pianist Weiyin Chen performs a solo recital in the Clark Arts Center on Friday, September 1.

A WEEKEND OF MUSIC

This Labor Day weekend, Perlman Music Program hosts two musical events in the Clark Arts Center as part of its Stires-Stark Alumni Recital Series. On Friday, September 1 at 7:30 p.m., pianist Weiyin Chen performs a solo recital of Brahms, Schubert, and Schumann. (more…)

11/19/15 4:30pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Violinist Ariel Horowitz will be featured at the Perlman Music Program’s Alumni Concert this Saturday.

COURTESY PHOTO | Violinist Ariel Horowitz will be featured at the Perlman Music Program’s Alumni Concert this Saturday.

The Perlman Music Program’s musicians are back this weekend at the Clark Arts Center on the Shore Road campus.

On Saturday, November 21 at 5 p.m., rising star violinist Ariel Horowitz will perform a recital of Brahms, Chausson, Dvorak, Mozart and Wieniawski with pianist John Root. (more…)

03/26/15 4:30pm
JIYANG CHEN PHOTO| Violist Matthew Lipman will be performing this Saturday in the Perlman Music Program’s Alumni Recital.

JIYANG CHEN PHOTO|
Violist Matthew Lipman will be performing this Saturday in the Perlman Music Program’s Alumni Recital.

The Perlman Music Program’s mus-icians will be back on the Island this weekend, chasing those winter blues away with beautiful music. PMP alumnus and violist Matthew Lipman will be accompanied by pianist Christine Wu on Saturday, March 28 at 5 p.m. at the Clark Arts Center on the Shore Road Campus. They will perform a recital of works by Brahms, Takemitsu, Telemann and others. (more…)

10/02/14 12:00pm
COURTESY PHOTO | Pianists Anna Polonsky and Orion Weiss

COURTESY PHOTO | Pianists Anna Polonsky and Orion Weiss

In a season filled with extraordinary concerts, the final event presented by the Shelter Island Friends of Music will take place on Sunday, October 12 at 3 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church. The duo — pianists Orion Weiss and Anna Polonsky — will present a program of piano (4-hand) pieces on the newly-restored Baldwin in the church’s sanctuary. (more…)