NYCA 2015 Gala Fundraiser

About 2015 NYCA Gala Fundraiser

celebrating “New Horizon”

Fundraiser Concert & Meet the Artist Reception

Monday, April 27, 2015

6:00 -7:00 pm Champagne Reception
7:30 pm Concert (with a fifteen minute intermission)
Reception follows on the balcony foyer of the Merkin Concert Hall
Black-tie event

Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Center

129 West 67th Street
New York, NY 10023

Highlights of the evening include Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations, Shostakovich Piano Concerto No. 2, Poulenc Sextet, Piazzolla and Chopin. On this special evening, the World-Class Young Musicians perform Solo, Chamber music and Concertos with NYCA Symphony Orchestra. Special Guests include Elliott Forrest from WQXR, Winners of NYCA Worldwide Audition, Musicians from NY City Ballet, Artist Member of Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and more.


Gerard Schwarz, conductor
Rachel Lee Priday, violin
Joshua Roman, cello
Sooyun Kim, flute
Karisa Antonio, oboe
Paul Won Jin Cho, clarinet
Harrison Hollingsworth, bassoon
Kyle Hoyt, horn
Kyu Yeon Kim, Klara Min, Alberto Nosè & Jingyi Zhang, piano
NYCA Symphony Orchestra

With special guest emcee

Elliott Forrest, Broadcaster & Producer, WQXR

The Gala is generously underwritten by

Misook Doolittle
Amy Lee
Klara Min
Arielle Park
So-Chung Shinn
Robin Shoemaker


A special instrument provided by Steinway & Sons