An Afternoon of Beethoven, Bruch ... And All That Jazz

Teaneck, NJ (October 17, 2016) The All Seasons Chamber Players, one of New Jersey’s most popular and active chamber music ensembles, will perform a special concert of chamber music at 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 23 in Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Edward Williams Hall (150 Kotte Place, Hackensack, N.J.). The event is sponsored by the Cultural Arts Department and will also include a reception and art exhibit in the Edward Williams Gallery of work by France Garrido titled “Dance of the Spirit.”

About the Program:

The program, titled "Beethoven, Bruch . . . And All That Jazz," will feature works for piano and strings including Beethoven’s Piano, Op. 11, Prokofiev’s lively Sonata for Flute and Piano, Op. 94, Max Bruch’s romantic pieces for flute, cello and Piano, Op. 83, and Paul Schoenfield’s entertaining and jazzy Café Music. Robert Lawrence, co-director for programs, will introduce each piece to the audience with entertaining spoken program notes.

Performers will include flutist Lisa Hansen of Leonia, violinist Bob Lawrence of NYC; cellist E. Zoe Hassman of NYC; pianists Jean Strickholm of Demarest and Jacqueline Schiller-Audi of Paramus.

The All Seasons Chamber Players has performed over 750 live concerts in the metropolitan area.  In addition, thousands of people have heard the ensemble on local TV stations. Ensemble performers are professional musicians who also play with major area orchestras, Broadway shows and summer music festivals.

Winner of the Award for Artistic Excellence from the Bergen County of Division of Cultural and Historic Affairs, the ensemble has also received grants from several corporate and private sources.

Admission to the concert, reception and art exhibit is free and all are welcome. The audience is invited to come as early as 2:00 p.m. to enjoy the art exhibit and reception before the 3:00 concert. There is ample free parking and seating and reservations are not needed. For further information call FDU’s Public Relations Office at 201-692-7032 or 201-692-7028, Petrocelli College at 201-692-2671 or the All Seasons Chamber Players at 201-768-1331.

For further information about the ensemble’s programs, players and supporters vistit


FDU Office of Public Relations

Dina Schipper,
Director of Public Relations
Fax: 201-692-7019

Scott Giglio,
Assistant Director of Public Relations

Dan Landau,
PR and Social Media Coordinator

Helen Grill,
Senior General Clerk
Fax: 201-692-7019