SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- Piano enthusiasts will want to be sure to attend the 2015-2016 Hoff- Barthelson Music School HB Artist Series on Thursday, Feb. 4, featuring pianist Eleonora Rotshteyn as the featured artist.
Rotshteyn, along with guest artist Elke Velazquez, on the piano, will perform “La vie en France” – a program of works by French composers and compositions inspired by French composers written for two pianos.
Rotshteyn is a winner of the National Young Pianist Competition, the World Piano Competition, and Leschetizky Society competition. She has appeared at many venues in Russia and the United States including Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall and New York’s and New Jersey's Steinway Halls. She holds degrees from Mannes College of Music in piano performance and composition, as well as a degree in music education from Queens College, CUNY.
As a composer, she has had works commissioned and performed by the Mannes Orchestra and numerous other chamber ensembles. She is a member of the faculty at Port Jefferson Music Academy, School for Strings, Hoff-Barthelson Music School and is an adjunct professor at BMCC, CUNY. Hoff-Barthelson Music School
Admission to the recital is $18, $15 for seniors (65+) and free of charge to HBMS students and students 18 years of age and younger. The event begins at 8:00 p.m. at the Hoff-Barthelson Music School, 25 School Lane, Scarsdale. For tickets, or information, call 914-723-1169.