SLEEPY HOLLOW, N.Y. -- The 62nd season of Friends of Music Concerts will resume this month in Sleepy Hollow and Ossining with performances by two chamber music ensembles and a soloist who won the Young Concert Artists International Auditions in 2013.
The first performance will feature the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center on Saturday, April 16, and include local favorites violinist Ani Kavafian and cellist David Finckel, who will perform a rarely offered program of string sextets that includes those by Richard Strauss, Antonin Dvořák and Johannes Brahms.
The concert will be held at 8 p.m. in the auditorium of Ossining High School at 29 S. Highland Ave., Ossining.
The second performance will feature pianist Yun-Chin Zhou on Saturday, April 30. A winner of the Young Concert Artists International Auditions in 2013, Zhou is the sixth recipient of the Friends of Music Concerts’ Performance Award.
His program will include works by Haydn, Liszt, Ravel and Rachmaninoff, as well as six songs by Charles Trenet transcribed for piano by Alexis Weissenberg.
The concert will be held at 8 p.m. in the Kusel Auditorium of Sleepy Hollow High School at 210 N. Broadway.
In addition, the Pacifica Quartet, will perform on Saturday, May 14. The program will include works by Mozart, Schnittke and Mendelssohn.
The concert will be held in the Kusel Auditorium at Sleepy Hollow High School.
Tickets for individual concerts are $30 for adults and may be purchased online at www.friendsofmusicconcerts.org or by calling 914-861-5080. Students under age 18 are admitted free.
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