On-stage interview with pianist/composer Karén Hakobyan at MANA CONTEMPORARY: The art of the Etude

Saturday, May 4th Reception at 6.30PM – 7.00PM Concert at 7.00PM – 8.30PM at MANA Contemporary ( 888 Newark Avenue, Jersey City, New Jersey 07306) Venture out to the beautiful new concert space at Mana Contemporary, where I will interview pianist/composer Karén Hakobyan after his concert performance ‘Art of the Etude,’ with works of the medium ranging from Chopin, Liszt, Gershwin/Wild, Scriabin and Rachmaninoff, to premiers by Manookian, Drozdoff, and Hakobyan. The often times...
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GetClassical In School

Beyond sharing musician’s great talent though its writing, GetClassical is always engaged in gaining new appreciation for classical music. Our classical concerts in alternative scenes, aim to tie classical music with the comfort zone of the city’s leisure venues. Inspired by the German initiative Rhapsody in School, GetClassical broadens its scope and initiates a similar platform in the New York Metropolitan Area, bringing motivated professional performers into schools. Our charismatic musicians feel compelled to...
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Archduke Rudolph: Beethoven's Pupil and Patron

ASPECT Foundation for  Music & Arts                                 Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 7:30pm Bohemian National Hall | 321 E 73rd St. | New York, NY ticket-link use code GetClassical.org for discount $35 tickets                 Performers:Ignat Solzhenitsyn, pianoKorbinian Altenberger, violinNa-Young Baek, celloIllustrated talk by Ignat Solzhenitsyn Beethoven Violin Sonata No.10 in G major, Op.96 Beethoven...
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Ilona Oltuski is chosen to serve as member of the jury at the 2019 Piano School of NYC competition

Honored to serve as a member of the jury for the 2019 youth piano competition of The Piano School of NYC. Founded by pianist and Julliard – and Mannes School of Music graduate Vera Anselmo, the project developed from initial private lessons to an all encompassing, social engagement. Turned into a non-for-profit institution with a wide following, The Piano School of NYC is founded on the belief that all children should be exposed to...
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