Taking their name from a boulevard in Washington Heights, this unique New York City-based trio is actually a quartet. Bassoonist Gina Cuffari doubles as a soprano, infinitely increasing the group's repertoire possibilities. Featuring music of Mendelssohn, Brahms, Beethoven, Schubert and Weill.
A concert of family-friendly music offers young listeners an introduction to classical music and a chance to meet the instruments up close. Recommended for ages 5 and up.
Featuring a WORLD PREMIERE work by Peruvian composer Emiliano Pardo-Tristán commissioned by Summerland Music Society and the Folklife Center at Crandall Library. Plus, folk song-inspired works by Sheng, Schumann, Vaughan Williams and D'Rivera.
This classic silent thriller stars the glamorous Greta Garbo as a seductive Russian spy who falls in love with her Austrian target. Experience it with live, improvised accompaniment by pianist Cary Brown!
Pianists Matthew Harrison and Vlada Yaneva have been bringing Masterwork Conversations to audiences since their inaugural Chopin series in 2010. Their performances have taken them from stages in Europe to Carnegie Hall to the airwaves of WQXR (New York). Their open conversation recital format creates a unique connection with listeners and will feature music of Brahms and Liszt.
Pianist extraordinaire Cary Brown provides a live, improvised soundtrack to the classic short films of Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy. The legendary comedy duo's slapstick routines are sure to put audience members of all ages in stitches. Recommended for ages 5 and up.