“Vanessa Lee has her own definite ideas about this piece [Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3]…It was a delight to hear so youthful a player invest the music with such fire and tenderness.”

Times Colonist

September 16, 2019
Manhattan, NY, USA
1-5PM Musical Theatre Workshop

This intensive 4-hour workshop is directed at musical theatre artists actively conducting and/or playing.

Faculty:
Laura Bergquist (Broadway conductor/MD, composer, vocal coach, pianist, educator)
Vanessa May-lok Lee (Faculty pianist; Manhattan School of Music, collaborative pianist, educator)
Dr. Ronnie Oliver (Artistic director; EnsembleNYC, Associate director of choral activities; Manhattan School of Music, conductor, educator)
https://ensemblenyc.us

Ripley-Grier Studios
520 8th Ave 16th floor, New York, NY 10018

September 22, 2019
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Private House Concert

The program features a variety of dances including the fierce Gypsy style of Haydn’s Piano Trio in G major, Hob. XV/25, the passion of Piazzolla’s Le Grand Tango and the disturbing, shell-shocked danse macabre of Shostakovich’s Piano Trio in e minor.

With violinist Brian Fox (regular sub NY Philharmonic/Seattle Symphony/Baltimore Symphony) and cellist Sumire Kudo (cellist NY Philharmonic.)

October 25, 2019
Manhattan, NY, USA
7PM LiveSOUNDS 2020

with Carolyn Jeselsohn, cellist

Anna-Maria Kellen Concert Hall, Third Street Music School Settlement
235 East 11th Street, New York, NY 10003-7398
https://thirdstreetmusicschool.org/

 

October 27, 2019
Brooklyn, NY, USA
2PM Recital

with Carolyn Jeselsohn, cellist

St. John – St. Matthew-Emanuel Lutheran Church
283 Prospect Avenue
Brooklyn, NY
11215
http://stjme.org/

January 11, 2020
Manhattan, NY, USA
1-5PM Conducting/Choral Accompanying Workshop

This intensive 4-hour workshop is directed toward conductors and pianists actively conducting and/or accompanying choral ensembles.

Faculty:
Vanessa May-lok Lee (Faculty Pianist, Manhattan School of Music; collaborative pianist; educator)
Dr. Ronnie Oliver ( (Artistic director; EnsembleNYC, Associate director of choral activities; Manhattan School of Music, conductor, educator)
https://ensemblenyc.us/

 

March 20, 2020
Manhattan, NY, USA
7PM LiveSOUNDS 2020

An eclectic program embracing the immigrant movement, one of Third Street’s 125th Celebration Themes.
Featuring:
Amos Gabia, percussionist/West African instruments
Yoon Sun Choi, jazz vocals
Amanda L. Edwards, dancer

Anna-Maria Kellen Concert Hall, Third Street Music School Settlement
235 East 11th Street, New York, NY 10003-7398
https://thirdstreetmusicschool.org/

 

photo – bohuang.ca