BREWSTER, N.Y. - The Cultural Arts Coalition will be presenting 'New Year’s Day Concert for Peace,' on Sunday, Jan. 1 at 2 p.m. at Studio Around the Corner in Brewster.
The program will feature the quintet for strings in g minor, by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, performed by Robert Zubrycki, violin; Lori Miller Abbott, violin; Adria Benjamin, viola; Adam Kramer, viola and Anik Oulianine, cello.
The program opens with Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah" with Jeffrey Marano. Jennifer Tao, piano, will join the ensemble, performing in trios by Max Bruch and Cecile Chaminade and to celebrate the New Year, “Tales from the Vienna Woods” by Johann Strauss II and Auld lang syne.
Poetry by Demetrios Trifiatis and Emily Dickinson will be read by Amy Campanaro, director of the Southeast Museum. Ms. Campanaro has prepared a short essay about Jane Addams and the early 20th century peace movement.
Suggested donation is $15 for general admission and $5 for students. Reservations are recommended, as seating is limited. Call (845) 363 - 8330 or email TOSCAC2010@gmail.com for reservations.
For more information on this and other Cultural Arts Coalition events, visit: www.oththeater.org or on Facebook at “Old Town Hall, Brewster, NY”.
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