Violinist featured in Music for Youth concert today
Published 7:59 am, Saturday, November 21, 2015
The free performance is set for 2 p.m. at the library, 720 Pequot Ave.
The program will include selections from Brahms, Mozart, Kreisler, Ravel, Bolcom and Monti. A master class for advanced violin students will follow the performance.
Lisker has performed as a soloist, chamber musician and with an orchestra at such venues as Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall and Alice Tully Hall in New York. He also has been an artist in residence at music festivals around the world.
Lisker received a master of music degree from Juilliard, where he studied with Itzhak Perlman, according to publicity for the event. He is also the artistic director of his nonprofit organization, the Lisker Music Foundation, “which strives to support current and future generations of musicians through its acclaimed concert series, outreach programs and scholarships,” the press release states.
Registration fee for the master class is $30, and space is limited. Call 203-254-0123 for more information about the class.