Itzhak Perlman leads student musicians in PMP’s Chamber Music Workshop.
If it’s summer (or close to it) it must be time for the return of the Perlman Music Program’s (PMP) young musicians to Shelter Island. The PMP season begins Friday, June 1 at 7:30 p.m. when the Chamber Music Workshop kicks off its 15th year with a “Musical Soiree from the Age of Enlightenment,” featuring 46 young participants ages 18 to 30 performing chamber music for strings and piano by Haydn and Mozart. (more…)
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…)
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…)