NY Philharmonic Ensembles Perform Final Concert Of Season 5/16
The New York Philharmonic Ensembles, composed of Musicians from the Orchestra, will give its sixth and final performance of the 2009-10 season on Sunday, May 16, 2010, at 3:00 p.m. at Merkin Concert Hall. The program will feature Eric Ewazen's Trio for Trumpet, Violin, and Piano; Loeffler's Deux Rapsodies; and Dohnányi's Piano Quintet No. 1.
The musicians will be Sheryl Staples and Sharon Yamada, violin; Cynthia Phelps and Rebecca Young, viola; Eric Bartlett, cello; Sherry Sylar, oboe; Philip Smith, trumpet; and Jonathan Feldman and Yi-Fang Huang*, piano.
Since 1984 the Philharmonic Ensembles series has presented diverse programming of both classical masterpieces and modern compositions. Ensembles concerts are also offered on the Orchestra's international and domestic tours, on separate chamber music tours, and at locations throughout New York City.
The New York Philharmonic Ensembles concerts are funded, in part, by the Zubin Mehta Fund for the Orchestra, an endowment fund created to honor the accomplishments of the Philharmonic's former Music Director, Zubin Mehta.
Credit Suisse is the Global Sponsor of the New York Philharmonic.
Programs of the New York Philharmonic are supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, New York State Council on the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Individual tickets for New York Philharmonic Ensembles Concerts are $32, and are available through the Merkin Concert Hall Box Office at 129 West 67th Street, New York, NY 10023. For more information, or to charge tickets, call the Merkin Concert Hall Box Office at (212) 501-3330, or online at www.kaufman-center.org.