A Musician-led Initiative to fight hunger in our local communities

NEW YORK CITY CONCERTS | 2017-2018

Natasha Brofsky, Artistic Director
Volunteers: Tanya Gabrielian, Arlene Hajinlian, Celia Hatton, Lingzi Liu

Save the dates for next season!

  • Thursday, October 4, 2018 – featuring the Juilliard String Quartet
  • Thursday, November 15, 2018
  • Thursday. February 7, 2019
  • Thursday, April 4, 2019

These four concerts will be at 7:30pm in Broadway Presbyterian Church, 601 W. 114th Street, NY, NY 10025

2017 - 2018 Season

Sunday . May 20 . 2018 . 3:00pm
The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd . 7420 4th Ave . Brooklyn . NY 11209
Performers

Natasha Brofsky, cello; Catherine Cho, violin & viola; Yaegy Park, violin; Todd Phillips, viola; Carmit Zori, violin

NYC Core Concert Series, 2017 -2018

F. J. Haydn, String Quartet Op. 20 No. 1 in E-flat Major
W. A. Mozart, String Duo No. 1 in G Major for violin and viola
F. J. Haydn, String Quartet No. 63 in B-flat major, Op. 76 No. 4 “Sunrise”

This concert benefits Bay Ridge Center Food Pantry.

Saturday. April 28. 2018. 3:00PM
Broadway Presbyterian Church . 601 West 114th Street . New York . NY 10025
Performers

Mimosa Chamber Orchestra

Mimosa Chamber Orchestra

Suggested Donation: $30+, $10+ students
All proceeds benefit Broadway Community.

Wednesday . 18 April . 2018 . 7:30pm
LeFrak Concert Hall . Aaron Copland School of Music . Queens College
Performers

Queens College Orchestra
Scott Gentile, conductor
Marcy Rosen, cello

Queens College Orchestra with Marcy Rosen, cello

Mozart, Symphony No. 35 in D Major “Haffner ”
Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto No. 1 (Marcy Rosen, Cello)
Liszt, Mephisto Waltz No. 1
Tchaikovsky, 1812 Overture

All donations benefit the food pantry of Nicholas of Tolentine Roman Catholic Church.

Thursday . April 5 . 2018 . 7:30 pm
Broadway Presbyterian Church . 601 West 114th Street . New York . NY 10025
Performers

Natasha Brofsky, cello; Tanya Gabrielian, piano; Marka Gustavsson, viola; Jennifer Liu, violin; Caeli Smith, viola; Emily Smith, violin; Laurie Smukler, violin; Terry Sweeney, percussion; Carmit Zori, violin

NYC Core Concert Series, 2017 -2018

W. A. Mozart, String Quartet in G Major, K.387
Andy Akiho, Deciduous
R. Schumann, Piano Quintet in E-flat Major, Op. 44

Suggested Donation: $30+, $10+ students
Concert benefits New York Common Pantry

Thursday . February 15 . 2018 . 7:30 pm
Broadway Presbyterian Church . 601 West 114th Street . New York . NY 10025
Performers

Apollo Trio (Curtis Macomber, violin; Sophie Shao, cello; Marija Stroke, piano); Natasha Brofsky, cello; Hai-Ting Chinn, mezzo-soprano; Mary Marathe, mezzo-soprano; Edvard Pogossian, cello; Suzanne Schwing, mezzo-soprano.

NYC Core Concert Series, 2017 -2018

W. A. Mozart, Piano Trio in B flat; K.502
Bruce Adolphe, The End of Tonight
J. Brahms, Piano Trio No. 1in B Major, Op. 8

Suggested Donation: $20+, $10+ students
Concert benefits West Side Campaign Against Hunger.

Sunday . February 4 . 2018 . 3:00pm
The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd . 7420 4th Ave . Brooklyn . NY 11209
Performers

Natasha Brofsky, cello; Catherine Cho, violin; Hsin-Yun Huang viola; Robert McDonald, piano

NYC Core Concert Series, 2017 -2018

F. J. Haydn, Piano Trio in E-flat Major, Hob.XV:30
L. v. Beethoven, String Trio in c minor, Op. 9, no. 3
J. Brahms, Piano Quartet No. 2 in A Major, Op. 26

This concert benefits Reaching-Out Community Services, Inc.

8 December 2017 . 7:00pm
David Greer Recital Hall . Bloomingdale School of Music . 323 West 108th Street . New York City
Performers

Mark Mollica, guitar

True: Part 2 Electric

This concert features Bloomingdale School of Music faculty member Mark Mollica in works influenced by blues, rock, jazz, world music, and electronica.

This concert supports Broadway Community.

Thursday . November 16 . 2017 . 7:30 pm
Broadway Presbyterian Church . 601 West 114th Street . New York . NY 10025
Performers

Natasha Brofsky, cello; Renana Gutman, piano; Qing Jiang, piano; Alan Kay, clarinet; Daniel Phillips, violin; Marcy Rosen, cello; Jayn Rosenfeld, flute; Lucy Shelton, soprano

NYC Core Concert Series, 2017 -2018

J. S. Bach, Chaconne from Partita No. 2 in d minor for solo violin, BWV1004 (Phillips)
Susan Botti, Bird Songs
M. Ravel, Chansons Madécasses
J. Brahms, Clarinet Trio, Op. 114

Suggested Donation: $30+, $10+ students
All proceeds benefit Sylvia Center.

Thursday . September 28 . 2017 . 7:30 pm
Broadway Presbyterian Church . 601 West 114th Street . New York . NY 10025
Performers

The Juilliard String Quartet

NYC Core Concert Series, 2017 -2018

J. S. Bach, Sonata for Solo Violin No.2 in a minor, BWV 1003 (Joseph Lin, violin)
Haydn, String Quartet Opus 76, no. 5
Bartók, String Quartet No. 5

Suggested Donation: $30+, $10+ students
All proceeds benefit Broadway Community.