The Sau-Wing Lam Collection In Action - Salome Chamber Orchestra

Salome Chamber Orchestra

Salomé Chamber Orchestra and Guest Artists Play the Rare Violins and Violas of the Acclaimed Sau-Wing Lam Collection.

The Sau-Wing Lam Collection of Rare Italian Stringed Instruments exhibition on view through June 30, 2013, is one of the finest collections of violins and violas currently in private hands. For this performance series, a selection of instruments from the collection will be played by New York's dynamic young Salomé Chamber Orchestra and guest artists.

The Virtuosic Violin: The Lam Instrument Collection in Action
Works by Paganini, Saint-Saëns, Kreisler, and Sarasate, and Heifetz transcriptions will be performed by guest violinists Philippe Quint and Chee-Yun, with David Aaron Carpenter, viola.

These concerts are made possible by The Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation.

This series is supported in part by The Amati: Friends of the Department of Musical Instruments.

This YoungArts at the Met concert features performers who are alumni of the National Young Arts program.

Bring the Kids for $1

Selected concerts have $1 tickets available for children ages 7–16 when accompanied by an adult with a full-price ticket. Available by phone (212-570-3949) or at the box office.

Above: Photo © Billy Farrell Agency

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