Sunday, January 10, 2016
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Hoff-Barthelson Music School HB Artist Series presents pianist Eileen Buck
An Evening of Chamber Music by Beethoven, Stravinsky and Mendelssohn
Pianist Eileen Buck is the featured artist for the 2015-2016 Hoff-Barthelson Music School HB Artist Series on Sunday, January 10, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. at the Greenville Community Church, 270 Ardsley Road, Scarsdale.
Ms. Buck, along with guest artists John Dalley, violin, and Nathan Vickery, cello, will perform Beethoven’s Sonata for Piano and Violin in F Major, Op. 24 “Spring”; Stravinsky’s Suite Italienne (1932); and Mendelssohn’s lyrical Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 49.
Admission to the recital is $18, $15 for seniors (65+) and free of charge to HBMS students and students 18 years of age and younger. Tickets to a series of three or ten recitals are available at a reduced rate. Tickets can be ordered any time by calling 914-723-1169 or emailing [email protected] and are available for purchase at the door.
For Additional Information:
For additional information: 914-723-1169, [email protected], www.hbms.org.
About Eileen Buck:
Pianist Eileen Buck has performed as a recitalist, chamber musician, and concerto soloist in the United States, Canada, and Denmark. She has won several competitions, including taking First Prize at the Josef Hofmann Piano Competition in 1996. She has appeared as soloist with the Palo Alto Chamber Orchestra, Etherridge Chamber Orchestra, Collegium Westchester Orchestra, and the Mannes Orchestra.
Ms. Buck is a frequent chamber music collaborator with other instrumentalists, including cellist Wendy Warner, with whom she recorded Paul Hindemith’s complete works for cello and piano for Bridge Records and Popper and Piatigorsky’s works for cello and piano for Cedille Records, to universally high critical acclaim. She has also performed with members of the Guarneri, Brentano and Borromeo Quartets, the MET Orchestra, and the New York Philharmonic.
Ms. Buck received her Bachelor and Master of Music degrees from the Curtis Institute of Music and the Mannes College of Music, where her teachers were Eleanor and Vladimir Sokoloff and Edward Aldwell, respectively. She also studied with Carl Schachter at the City University of New York Graduate Center.
Currently, she serves on the faculty of Mannes College the New School for Music Preparatory Division, and the Hoff-Barthelson Music School, teaching piano and chamber music.
About the HB Artist Series:
Hoff-Barthelson Music School’s teaching faculty includes many preeminent performers who hold chairs in prominent New York orchestras, are members of world-class chamber ensembles, and are in international demand as solo artists. Our superb faculty has contributed to the Music School’s national recognition for unsurpassed leadership in music education and performance. Hoff-Barthelson is proud to present these distinguished performers on its annual HB Artists Series. Held in Scarsdale, these recitals guarantee riveting music making of the highest caliber, in an intimate setting, at prices far below those in New York’s major concert halls.
The 2015-2016 HB Artist Series, features nineteen recitals by faculty members in solo performance or with chamber ensembles composed of other faculty members and guest artists.
About Hoff-Barthelson Music School:
One of Westchester County’s most cherished and active cultural resources, Hoff-Barthelson Music School has achieved national recognition as a premier community music school for its unsurpassed leadership in education, performance and outreach for more than half a century.
The HB Artist Series is made possible, in part, by ArtsWestchester with support from Westchester County Government, and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
Event Location and Ticket Information
Greenville Community Church
270 Ardsley Road
Scarsdale, New York 10583
Handicap Accessible? Yes
Date: Sunday, January 10, 2016
Times: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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$18 - General Admission
$15 - Seniors (65+)
Free - Students
Presenter: Hoff-Barthelson Music School
Presenter Phone: 914-723-1169
Presenter Website: http://www.hbms.org