Thursday, February 4, 2016
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Hoff-Barthelson Music School HB Artist Series presents Eleonora Rotshteyn, piano with Guest Artist, Elke Velazquez, piano
Le vie en France – A Recital of Piano Music for Four Hands
Pianist Eleonora Rotshteyn is the featured artist for the 2015-2016 Hoff-Barthelson Music School HB Artist Series on Thursday, February 4, 2016, at 8:00 p.m. at Hoff-Barthelson Music School, 25, School Lane, Scarsdale.
Ms. Rotshteyn, along with guest artist Elke Velazquez, piano, will perform “La vie en France” – a program of works by French composers and compositions inspired by French composers written for two pianos. Included on the program are Darius Milhaud’s delightful and energetic Scaramouche, the Dolly Suite, Opus 56, by Gabriel Fauré, and Greg Anderson’s Carmen Fantasy, which utilizes several themes from Bizet’s opera Carmen as its source material.
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 Eleonora Rotshteyn:
Pianist and composer Eleonora Rotshteyn is a winner of the National Young Pianist Competition, the World Piano Competition, and Leschetizky Society competition. She has appeared at many venues in Russia and the United States including Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall and New York’s and New Jersey’s Steinway Halls. Ms. Rotshteyn holds degrees from Mannes College of Music in piano performance and composition, as well as a degree in music education from Queens College, CUNY. As a composer, she has had works commissioned and performed by the Mannes Orchestra and numerous other chamber ensembles. She is a member of the faculty at Port Jefferson Music Academy, School for Strings, Hoff-Barthelson Music School and is an adjunct professor at BMCC, CUNY.
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
Hoff-Barthelson Music School
25 School Lane
Scarsdale, New York 10583
Handicap Accessible? Yes
Date: Thursday, February 4, 2016
Times: 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
$10 - General Admission
$15 - Seniors (65+)
Free - Students
Presenter: Hoff-Barthelson Music School
Presenter Phone: 914-723-1169
Presenter Website: www.hbms.org