Jose Ramon Mendez Up Next for 6 @ 6 Series at Yamaha Artists Piano Salon
6@6 at Yamaha Solo Piano Series presents Jose Ramon Mendez in concert on Tuesday, March 28 @ 6:00 PM, as the second program of their 2017 performance series, curated by Mirian Conti, at Yamaha Artists Piano Salon, 689 Fifth Avenue (entrance on 54th street), 3rd floor in Manhattan.
Repertoire will be Bach/Liszt Prelude and Fugue in a minor BWV534, Schubert Impromptus Op. 142 Nos. 2 in A-flat Major and 3 in B-Flat Major and Rachmaninoff Preludes Op 23 No.1, 4 and 6 as well as Op. 32 No. 7, 11 and 12.
Admission is $6.00. Tickets are available at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2899042.
For more information, call 516-586-3433 or visit www.facebook.com/6-at-6-at-Yamaha-638687656304338. For transportation information, visit www.mta.info or www.yamaha.com/yasi/Contact.html?cat_id=5207541&tab=contact.
Pianist Jose Ramon Mendez's recent performances include Chopin's first piano concerto with the Cuban National Symphony Orchestra and Manuel De Falla's "Nights in the Gardens of Spain" with the Nittany Valley Symphony, as well as numerous solo and chamber music performances in the United States, Europe, and Asia. His playing has been featured on WQXR's "Performance Today" and on Classical KMFA. He has been a guest performer at many music festivals, including Caramoor Festival, Barge Music Series, Festival Internacional de Piano de las Islas Canarias, Music at Penns Woods, Amalfi Coast International Music Festival, "Tocando el Cielo," Musica en Compostela, the Stony Brook International Piano Festival, and the Santander International Music Festival to name a few. As a chamber musician, Mendez has collaborated with such distinguished artists as Karl Leister, Itzhak Perlman, Michael Tree, PascuAl Martinez-Nieto, and Pinchas Zukerman. Visit him at www.joseramonmendez.com/home.html.