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The Adelphi Orchestra Presents Slavic Masters

August 8, 2019 | By Sylvia Rubin

 The Adelphi Orchestra kicks off its 66th season of "Music for All", with Slavic Masters on Friday, November 1, 2019, at 7:30 pm at River Dell Regional Middle School Auditorium and Saturday, November 2m 2919, at 7:00 pm at Good Shepherd Faith Presbyterian Church, NYC. Under the baton of Music Director & Conductor Richard Owen, the concert features violin virtuoso Hikaru Yonezaki, (First Prize winner of the 2019 Adelphi Orchestra Competition) in the Prokofiev's Concerto for Violin no 2 in G minor. The program opens with Borodin's In the Steppes of Central Asia and concludes with Dvorak's masterpiece Symphony no 7 in D minor.

This program has been made possible in part by a grant administered by the Bergen County Department of Parks, Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs from funds granted by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.

Highlights of its ambitious 66th season, include collaborations with exceptional young soloists: Hikaru Yonezaki, Violin (First Prizewinner of the Adelphi Orchestra Competition), Nathan Meltzer Violin, (Recipient of the "Ames, Totenberg" Antonio Stradivari, Windsor Festival and Adelphi Orchestra (2016) competitions), Leland Ko Cello, Umi Garrett Piano, in Beethoven Triple Concerto. Our concluding concert will feature symphonic works of Shostakovich and Debussy. Collaborations will include JulieDance's Nutcracker Ballet and Romantic Revolutionaries with ArsMusica Chorale. The Adelphi Chamber Ensemble will be performing chamber music concerts throughout New Jersey and New York. Visit for more information on our 2019-20 season. To learn more about the orchestra and its programs visit

Tickets for Slavic Masters:
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Friday,  November 1, 2019: VIP Reserved - $25; Suggested Donation Tickets
Saturday, November 2, 2019: $30 General Admission  Tickets

2019-20 Concert Season
Nutcracker Ballet: JulieDance & The Donetsk Ballet
Saturday, December 14, 2019 – 7:00 PM
Sunday, December 15, 2019 – 1:00 PM & 4:00 PM  
Paramus Catholic High School Paramus, NJ  
Adelphi Chamber Ensemble
Sunday, January 26, 2020 – 2:00 PM | Teaneck Public Library Teaneck, NJ
Sunday, February 2, 2020 – 2:00 PM | Mahwah Public Library  Mahwah, NJ

Beethoven a 250
Saturday, March 28, 2020  – 7:00 PM  | Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church New York City, NY
Sunday,  March 29, 2020 – 2:00 PM  | Pascack Valley Regional High School Hillsdale, NJ
Guest Conductor: Jason Tramm; Nathan Meltzer(Violin), Leland Ko (Cello), Umi Garrett (Piano)

Adelphi Youth Artist Competition Finals Recital
Saturday, April 18, 2020 – 10:00 PM | National Opera Center of America: Marc A. Scorca Hall  NYC

Homeland Celebrations
Works of Debussy and Shostakovich
Friday, May 8, 2020 – 7:30 PM  | River Dell Regional Middle School River Edge, New Jersey 
Saturday,  May 9, 2020 – 7:00 PM  | Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church New York City, NY 

About Adelphi Orchestra

The Adelphi Orchestra is a professional, non-profit orchestra performing symphonic, chamber, operatic, choral and dance concerts. For the past 16 years, the Adelphi Orchestra has sponsored a Young Artist Competition and Young Artist Concerts throughout New Jersey and the New York metropolitan area. The Adelphi Orchestra presents concerts with accomplished national and international guest soloists and distinguished conductors. Nominated by its peers for the past 4 years in the Jersey Arts People's Choice Award in the Favorite Orchestra/Symphony Division, the Adelphi Orchestra is a member of the League of Orchestras and Opera America and is a partner orchestra with the Carnegie Hall Link Up program providing in-school concerts. The orchestra is currently under the direction of Music Director Richard Owen. For the past 66 years, it is northern New Jersey's longest continuously performing orchestra and a member of the New Jersey cultural community. To learn more about the orchestra and its programs visit for more information.






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