Saturday | 1.31.15 | 7:30 PM

January's concert series showcases several exciting collaborations. Erich Schoen-René premieres a cello concerto by TCS co-founder Yaniv Segal, and Nick Lenchner performs a new work for bass by Ben Brody. The orchestra teams up with TCS Resident Composer Aaron Dai for Overture alla Marcia, a festive instrumental world premiere. Selections from West Side Story, Leonard Bernstein's beloved reinterpretation of Romeo and Juliet, complete the program.

Conductors: Reuben Blundell, Julie Desbordes, Matthew Aubin

Tickets are available at the door for a suggested donation of $20
All concerts take place at St. Paul's Church, 315 West 22nd Street (between 8th + 9th Avenues), NYC

The Program

BrodySolo for Double Bass and Orchestra

Nick Lenchner Double Bass

SegalConcerto for Cello and Orchestra

Erich Schoen-René Cello

DaiOverture alla Marcia

BernsteinSymphonic Dances from West Side Story

Featured Artists

Nick Lenchner
Double Bass

Brody: Solo for Double Bass and Orchestra

Born in Astoria, Queens, double and electric bassist Nick Lenchner grew up in northern New Jersey where he studied privately with Alexandre Tannous. He attended the Manhattan School of Music Pre-College for five years under the tutelage of Linda McKnight. He continued to work with Mrs. McKnight

Erich Schoen-René
Cello

Segal: Concerto for Cello and Orchestra

Erich Schoen-René was born into a musical family and began playing cello at the age of four. He is the recipient of a double undergraduate degree in music performance and German from Bard College, a master’s degree from Manhattan School of Music, and considers himself very lucky to have studied