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October 8: Violinist David Lisker and Pianist Larry Weng

Violinist David Lisker and Pianist Larry Weng perform Brahms: Sonatensatz and Beethoven:   Sonata in A major, Opus 47, No. 9, “Kreutzer.”

Described as an “exquisite virtuoso violinist” (Chicago Sun-Times) whose “playing possesses a deeply profound musical instinct” (The Classical Network) and a “cultivated artistic taste” (Kulturas Diena, Latvia), David Lisker has appeared as soloist, chamber musician, and orchestral performer in many of today’s most prestigious concert halls including New York’s Carnegie Hall, Avery Fischer Hall, Alice Tully Hall, and Merkin Hall, The Mann Auditorium in Israel, and the Shanghai Theatre in China. Mr. Lisker has also performed on the live PBS television broadcast of Live from Lincoln Center, was featured on Bob Sherman’s Young Artist Showcase on WQXR in New York, and was the only violinist ever to appear on David Dubal’s Piano Matters on WWFM radio. He has recently performed in such venues and festivals as Guadalajara University School of Music in Mexico, the Artissimo Summer Music Festival in Latvia, and the St. Andrew Summer Music Festival in Hungary, the Casa De La Musica in Ecuador, the Singer Festival in Warsaw, Poland to name a few. He also gave a performance of the C Major Mozart Viola Quintet at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York with Itzhak Perlman. He is also the artistic director of the Lisker Music Foundation, which strives to support current and future generations of musicians through its acclaimed concert series, outreach programs, and scholarships.

Later Event: October 15
October 15: Pianist Petronel Malan