Westchester Oratorio Society begins rehearsals for its 20th Anniversary Season, the eleventh under Artistic Director Benjamin Niemczyk, on Tuesday evenings in September at the Katonah (NY) Village Library. The season begins with a special performance of Handel’s Messiah on December 2, 2017, at the South Salem Presbyterian Church, where the group was founded, accompanied by … Read More »

Westchester Phil and Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio, April 9

On Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 3 pm at the Purchase College Performing Arts Center, the Philharmonic welcomes the Kalichstein-Laredo Robinson Trio. The “KLR” Trio, arguably the finest ever of its kind, includes the Philharmonic’s own Principal Conductor violinist Jaime Laredo along with his with wife, cellist Sharon Robinson, and famed pianist Joseph Kalichstein. Four … Read More »

Westchester Oratorio Society begins preparations with “Open Rehearsals” for Bach’s “St. John Passion” in May

Westchester Oratorio Society begins preparations in January for the spring portion of the group’s 2016-2017 season which features a May 7, 2017 performance of Bach’s “St. John Passion” at South Salem Presbyterian Church.  Rehearsals, which begin January 3, 2017, are on Tuesday evenings in the Garden Room at the Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Road, … Read More »