Presented by 13th Annual Russian Heritage Month®

Performance Sunday, June 28, 2015 | 6 PM

Philippe Quint & Friends

Hebrew Rhapsody: Concert Benefiting the Russian American Foundation’s Jewish Heritage Education Programs

Zankel Hall
Award-winning American violinist Philippe Quint is an artist whose wide range of interests has led to several Grammy nominations for his albums; performances with major orchestras, including recent debuts with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, and Chicago Symphony Orchestra at venues ranging from the Gewandhaus in Leipzig to Lincoln Center in New York; and a leading role in the independent film Downtown Express.

Performers

  • Philippe Quint, Violin
    Alex Fiterstein, Clarinet
    Matt Herskowitz, Piano
    M-Generation, Vocal Ensemble
    Lera Auerbach, Piano
    Lara St. John, Violin
    Kate Davis, Singer and Bass
    Joseph Malovany, Tenor
    Konstantin Soukhovetski, Piano
    Sara Sant'Ambrogio, Cello
    Wei-Yang Andy Lin, Viola
    Eric Silberger, Violin
    Carol Alt, Host

Program

  • PROKOFIEV Overture on Hebrew Themes
  • LERA AUERBACH Sonata No. 3 for Violin and Piano (NY Premiere)
  • ALEKSEY IGUDESMAN Klezmer Freilach, Duet for Two Violins
  • MATT HERSKOWITZ Nagilara
  • And traditional Hebrew songs