Description: Introducing Ukrainian violinist Aleksey Semenenko, First Prize Winner of both the Young Concert Artists International Auditions and YCA's European Auditions in Leipzig. Mr. Semenenko was invited by the Vladimir Spivakov Foundation to perform at the Kremlin in Moscow, and has appeared as soloist with orchestras including the Moscow Virtuosi, the Kiev National Orchestra, the Junge Philharmonie in Cologne, and the Sinfonietta Hungarica. He plays a 1720 Dom Nicola Amati violin, on loan from the Sinfonima Foundation of Mannheim, Germany.
Venue Description: Located at Kaufman Music Center, Merkin Concert Hall hosts music and theatre events, including the series Broadway Close Up, and more. Its innovative programming, intimate scale and near perfect acoustics have earned it a reputation as one of New York City's finest concert venues.