Hoff-Barthelson Music School HB Artist Series presents pianist, Jonathan Faiman


Hoff-Barthelson Music School HB Artist Series presents pianist, Jonathan Faiman

“Keys to the Near and Distant Past: Piano Solos from Recent Years and a Century Ago”

The 2015-2016 Hoff-Barthelson Music School HB Artist Series commences on Thursday, October 8, 2015, at 8:00 p.m., with pianist, Jonathan Faiman in “Keys to the Near and Distant Past – a Program of Piano Solos from Recent Years and a Century Ago”. The recital, the first of 19 being offered during the series, will be held at the Greenville Community Church, 270 Ardsley Road, Scarsdale.

Included on the program are selections from Jeremiah Evans’ Five Pages from a City Journal and Lili Boulanger’s Trois morceaux pour piano, Ernest Bloch’s Ex-Voto, an arrangement of Alban Berg’s Epilogue from the opera Wozzeck, arranged by Mr. Faiman, Manuel de Falla’s Ritual Fire Dance from El Amor Brujo, Scott Joplin’s Magnetic Rag, and Bronzed Ages, Mr. Faiman’s own composition.

Admission to the recital is $18, $15 for seniors (65+) and free of charge to 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 hb@hbms.org and are available for purchase at the door.

About Jonathan Faiman:
Jonathan Faiman received his Doctorate of Musical Arts from Manhattan School of Music where he studied piano with Leon Fleisher and Yoheved Kaplinsky, and composition with Ludmila Ulehla and Nils Vigeland. Dr. Faiman is a member of the Locrian Chamber Players and an adjunct company member of The Actors Company Theatre (TACT). He has received ASCAP awards for his work as composer, arranger, and educator. His CDs are available on Amazon and CDBaby. Dr. Faiman has musically directed productions for the Bronxville Schools, Kol Ami, and Horace Mann and currently holds staff accompanist positions at Young at Arts, Larchmont Temple, and Concordia College. He teaches sight-singing and ear-training at Hoff-Barthelson Music School and is Adjunct Professor of Music at Concordia College.

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.

For additional information: 914-723-1169, hb@hbms.org, www.hbms.org.

Event Location and Ticket Information

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Greenville Community Church
270 Ardsley Road
Scarsdale, NY
Handicap Accessible? Yes

Date: Thursday, October 8, 2015
Times: 8:00 pm

Ticket pricing:

$18 - General Admission
$15 (65 +) - Seniors
Free - Students 18 and under

Presenter: Hoff-Barthelson Music School
Presenter Phone: 914-723-1169
Presenter Website: www.hbms.org