BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Eric Silberger performing at the Shelter Island Friends of music concert at the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church on April 22.
Any concert of classical music offers the opportunity to provide something special: a unique performer, an extraordinary instrument, a daring program, a valued accompanist, and an unusually engaged audience.
Last week’s concert of the Shelter Island Friends of Music generated all of these results. (more…)
YANG BAO PHOTO | Violinist Kenneth Renshaw
Perlman Music Program presents alumnus violinist Kenneth Renshaw in concert at the Clark Arts Center on Saturday, May 6 at 2:30 p.m. Mr. Renshaw will perform works by Bach, Mozart, Schumann and Kreisler with pianist John Root. (more…)
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Violinist Tessa Lark performed with pianist Amy Yang at the Presbyterian Church on October 9.
The sixth and final concert of the Shelter Island Friends of Music season ended the series on an exceptionally high note. Violinist Tessa Lark, accompanied by her brilliant pianist, Amy Yang, played to a packed house on Sunday afternoon at the Presbyterian Church. Their program ranged from baroque (Telemann) to Appalachian bluegrass, with Strauss and Schubert in between. (more…)
MONICA TREJO PHOTO | Pianist Gabriela Martinez will perform in an Alumni Recital at Perlman this weekend.
The Perlman Music Program presents alumna pianist Gabriela Martinez in a recital of works by Albeniz, Beethoven, Rachmaninov and Szymanowski on Saturday, March 29 at 7:30 p.m. (more…)