For music lovers here is another Hoboken classical music concert on May 19 Sunday 3pm with Pamela Ross and Friends at the Hudson School
Event: Pamela Ross and friends present “More Beauty and the 3 B-sters!” (Bach/Beethoven/Brahms ) an enjoyable family program of quartets, trios and duos by popular composers past and present.
Date and Time: Sunday, May 19, 3 PM
Location: The Hudson School at 601 Park Avenue Hoboken NJ
For Information and Reservations: Evelyn Bonilla at 973-943-7396
Pictured in the photo from left to right: Pamela Ross, Katherine Liccardo, Isabel Hagen, Joseph Gotoff
About the performers:
New York-based cellist Joseph Gotoff is rapidly gaining attention as one of the leading musical voices of his generation. Recent accomplishments include performances with world-renowned composer and pianist Lowell Liebermann of the composer’s own works, and well-received concerts in venues ranging from the City Museum of New York to Christie’s auction house. Currently pursuing a Master of Music degree at Mannes College studying with Barbara Stein-Mallow, Joseph studied evolutionary biology as an undergraduate at Princeton University. Previous cello teachers include Tom Kraines and the renowned pedagogue Orlando Cole, as well as chamber music studies with members of the Brentano and Juilliard string quartets. An accomplished chamber musician, Joseph has been a participant at numerous summer festivals, including Kneisel Hall and the Castleman Quartet Program.
Violinist Katherine Liccardo is finishing her Bachelor of Music degree at Mannes College of Music studying under Laurie Smukler. As the concertmaster of the Mannes Orchestra and an avid chamber musician, Katherine has performed in venues throughout the New York area such as Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center, Isaac Stern Auditorium and Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Symphony Space, the Salvation Army Theatre, Christie’s Auction House, the Museum of the City of New York, among others. Katherine has participated in chamber music festivals around the country including the Manchester Music Festival, Bowdoin International Music Festival, and the Green Mountain Chamber Music Festival. Katherine is a certified Suzuki violin teacher and is on the faculty of the Center for Preparatory Studies in Music at Queens College. She will be starting her Master of Music degree in the Fall of 2013.
Violist Isabel Hagen is an active chamber musician and avid performer of new music. She is currently persuing her Bachelor of Music degree at the Juilliard School where she studies with Masao Kawasaki. Isabel is co-principal of the Juilliard Orchestra and performs with new music ensembles such as Signal and The Wordless Music Orchestra. Her string quartet, (the Kleio Quartet) recently performed in the Metroplolitan Museum of Art as part of the Young Arts at the Met series and was selected to participate in the 2013 Robert Mann String Quartet Institute at Manhattan School of Music. Isabel was recently chosen as alternate in Juilliard’s Don Quixote competition. She also enjoys singing and studied voice with Cynthia Sanner at Juilliard’s pre-college division from 2006-2009.
Pamela Ross is a Hoboken-based pianist/actress/writer whose award winning one woman shows have had long runs Off Broadway and in theatres and performance arts venues around the world. She has performed as soloist with major orchestras and is a recording artist with several widely distributed CDs and DVDs. Many of her programs can be seen on public television, the Arts & Entertainment Television Network, and heard regularly on classical radio stations. Miss Ross has been on the faculty of several universities, and is presently associated with Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken,New Jersey, in the Department of Music Technology. She is a member of Actors’ Equity Association, Association of Film, Television, and Recording Artists, and Screen Actors’ Guild. Visit her website at www.pamelaross.com.