Sunday, January 26, 2020, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
The West Side Concert Series kicks off 2020 with the Tononi Trio, a musical fixture in Northern New Jersey, on January 26 at 3:00 pm. Come hear pianist Ron Levy, violinist Laura Hamilton and cellist Lanny Paykin perform trios by Beethoven, Rachmaninoff and Brahms.
Ron Levy has been called "first class" by The New York Times and regularly appears as a soloist and in partnership with many of the world's leading singers and instrumentalists. A graduate of Oberlin, he was a founding member of the Hudson Trio, Kaleidoscope, New World Trio, Manchester Chamber Players, Breucklin Trio and the award-winning Palisades Virtuosi.
California native Laura Hamilton spent more than three decades as principal associate concertmaster of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. As a chamber musician, she has performed in the Marlboro, Manchester and Bard Music Festivals, in summer festivals in Norway and Greece, and in the Met Chamber Ensemble series at Carnegie Hall. She is a graduate of the Manhattan School of Music, where she was the Nathan Milstein Scholarship recipient.
Lanny Paykin maintains a diverse career in the New York City area, performing with many orchestras, on Broadway, in recording studios, and in solo and chamber music concerts. A graduate of The Juilliard School and Wesleyan University, he plays with the American Composers Orchestra, Brooklyn Philharmonic and the Westchester Philharmonic. He also has performed with the New York Philharmonic, the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, and the New York City Ballet and Opera Orchestras.
Admission to the concert is free; donations are appreciated.