Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Glass on Water

Beautiful music in a beautiful setting.


Glass on Water
 Pier i, West 70th Street and Riverside Park
Starting at 5:00 PM

Come enjoy a lovely evening at Pier i (West 70th and Riverside Park) and experience two complete performances of Glass’ Etudes for piano, performed on a grand piano placed out on the pier.

The composer himself will play an etude as part of the first performance. The other 40+ performers are all students under the age of 18, from public and private schools around NYC. This concert forms part of the Summer on the Hudson series at Riverside Park.

Featuring the talents of these 42 NYC-area middle and high school students:

Jason Applebaum
Michael Audi
Andrew Barreras
Emanuelle Bernard
Caleb Carman
Mia Cheung
Olivia D’Amato
Curtis Decker
Maxim Dybal-Denysenko
Jasper Feldschuh
Sam Finard
Thomas Flynn
Ayako Gatheral
Luca Gierlinger
Asia Hickman
Sonam Jhalani
Liam Kaplan
Nicholas Kaponyas
Azalea Kelley
Emily Kim
Charles Koder
Ella Kronman
Liam Kronman
Lawrence Lan
Annora Lee
Hepsiba Lee
Lian Levine
Ethan Liang
Kara Lu
Sabina Marra
Thomas Nickell
Teddy Rockas
Gideon Small
Bethany Stafford
Brooklyn Stafford
Oliver Steinman
Griffin Strout
Emily Tong
Connor Tsui
Renee Wang
Peter Vanderslice

Thanks to the teachers who helped prepare the students: Walter Aparicio, Eileen Buck, Rafael Cortés, Marcia Eckert, Joan Forsyth, Donna Weng Friedman, Mira Gill, Adrienne Kim, Yvonne Lau, Elena Leonova, Marcia Lewis, Thomas Osuga, Gena Raps, Emily White.

And special thanks to Mannes Prep in providing organizational and rehearsal assistance for this project, and to Piano Piano for providing the piano!

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