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Borisevich Duo performs at Shandelee Music Festival’s 4th virtual concert
September 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
Region – Lofty praise and extended applause for its most recent virtual concert has inspired the Shandelee Music Festival (SMF) to offer a fourth online performance to close out its 27th summer season at 3 p.m. on Sunday, September 20 on Facebook Live.
“An Afternoon of Chamber Music” with The Borisevich Duo will feature pianist Margarita Loukachkina and violinist Nikita Borisevich, an internationally acclaimed violin and piano duo, frequently performing across the United States and Europe.
Winners of numerous international music competitions, Mr. Borisevich and Ms. Loukachkina have performed at The Kennedy Center, Grand Hall of Moscow Conservatory, Shriver Hall and Manuel de Falla Auditorium, just to name a few.
They received the inaugural Young Artist Development Series Award at The El Paso Pro Musica Festival and have been invited to do a residency at El Paso Pro Musica Festival and Sitka Summer Music Festival by Grammy-Award-winning cellist, Zuill Bailey.
In October of 2019, The Borisevich Duo performed at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts as part of P.L.A.Y. the Classics, a collaboration between the SMF and Bethel Woods.
Recently, the duo was named a winner of the Beverly Hills National Auditions and will perform a series of concerts in Southern California in the 2021 concert season.
The SMF virtual concert with The Borisevich Duo at 3 p.m. on Sunday, September 20, will be offered through Facebook Live – a public page open to everyone, with no subscription and no admission fee required. The program will include Prokofiev’s Sonata for violin and piano No. 2 in D major, Op. 94bis, Bloch’s Nigun for violin and piano, and Ravel’s Tzigane for violin and piano. Additional information about the concert can be found at www.shandelee.org/exciting-upcoming-virtual-concerts.
The SMF needs your help to continue their mission of bringing world class music to the Sullivan Catskills and beyond. Please make a donation during the concert or at www.shandelee.org/donate or by sending a check to Shandelee Music Festival, P.O. Box 1264, Livingston Manor, NY 12758. The SMF is a non-profit organization with 501(c)(3) status.
For more information “like” the SMF Facebook page, visit Shandelee.org or call 845-439-3277.