Lehman Chamber Players To Present Free Concert

Posted on September 26, 2018, 3:06 pm
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The Lehman Chamber Players will present a concert featuring works by Johannes Brahms, Claude Debussy and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart on Sunday, October 14 at 02:00 p.m. in the Music Building on the Lehman College campus. The concert is open to the public and admission is free; donations are welcome.

The Lehman Chamber Players for this concert include violinist Anton Miller, a critically acclaimed soloist and concertmaster who has appeared on stages around the US, Europe and Asia; violist Rita Porfiris, a recipient of Austria’s prestigious Prix Mercure and a founding member of the Plymouth Quartet; cellist Hamilton Berry, who has performed with contemporary music orchestras like Novus NY and pop icons like Debbie Harry and Björk; and pianist Diana Mittler-Battipaglia, professor of music and choral director at Lehman College and co-founder of the Con Brio Ensemble.

The program for the upcoming Lehman Chamber Players concert will include the dramatic Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25, the impressionistic Sonata for Cello and Piano in D minor by Debussy, and the melodious String Duo No. 2 in B-flat major for Violin and Viola, K. 424 by Mozart.

Lehman College of The City University of New York is located at Goulden Avenue and Bedford Park Boulevard in the northwest Bronx. The campus is accessible by public transportation (bus as well as the #4 and “D” subway lines.) Attended parking is also available.

For more information, please contact the Lehman Music Department at 718-960-8247, music.department@lehman.cuny.edu, or visit here.

Who:             The Lehman Chamber Players featuring violinist Anton Miller, violist Rita
                      Portifiris; cellist Hamilton Berry; and pianist Diana Mittler-Battipaglia.
What:            Free concert with performed works by Brahms, Mozart and Debussy
When:           Sunday, October 14 at 02:00 p.m.
Where:          Herbert H. Lehman College
                      Music Building, Recital Hall on the 3rd Floor
                      250 Bedford Park Boulevard West
                      Bronx, NY 10468

Note: For directions and an up-to-date view of the Lehman campus, here is a link to a map.

 

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