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Pianist Irina Morozova, top awardwinner at the New Orleans, Frinna Awerbuch and San Antonio International Piano Competitions, will headline BAE’s Chamber Music Concert on Sunday, May 15 at 3 pm at 4560 Delafield Avenue in the Fieldston Historic District in the Bronx. Concert program includes Bohuslav Martinu - Fantasia for Theremin, Oboe, String Quartet and Piano, Francis Poulenc - Sextet for Piano and Winds and Johannes Brahms - Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34. Born into a musical family, pianist Irina Morozova began her musical studies at the Leningrad Special Music School for Gifted Children and graduated with honors from the Rimsky-Korsakov College of Music. She made her New York debut with a solo recital at Carnegie Recital Hall in 1996 after winning the Artists International Auditions. Since then Ms. Morozova has given numerous solo recitals throughout the U.S., Germany, Russia, Latvia, Estonia, Ukraine, Chile, China, and Australia. She has made solo appearances with the South Carolina Symphony, Irving Symphony Orchestra, and the New American Chamber Orchestra, among others. A passionate chamber music player, she has performed in ensembles with members of the New York Philharmonic and Metropolitan Opera orchestras. She is on the faculties of Mannes College of Music and the Special

Music School at Kaufman Center. Tickets for the May 15 concert are $25, which includes an intermission reception to meet the artists. For more information, call 718.601.7399 or visit

CSAIR Sisterhood to hold bazaar

On Sunday, May 15, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Sisterhood of the Conservative Synagogue Adath Israel of Riverdale will hold a bazaar at the synagogue, located at 250th Street and Henry Hudson Parkway. Items for sale include household appliances, jewelry, toys, furniture, lingerie, fabric housewares, boutique items, new and nearly new clothing for children and adults, books, records, and refreshments (food). Admission is free. Rain or shine. The community is welcome. Judaica Gift Shop will be open. No early birds please. 25% discount on selected items over $10 in the Judaica shop.

ies, even your athletic shoes. There will be NYC Green Market local flower, plant and herb growers (just in time for planting your spring garden), and a Swap ‘n Shop (donate clean, working and portable objects you no longer need. Please do not bring furniture or large items that cannot be carried away easily. And take what you want of items others have brought - no charge!) There will be free movies shown in the Y theater, as follows: 10:30 am: Eco Beeps! with Skip & Molly 22 min. Eco Beeps! will help your children make the right decisions on their path to green

Riverdale Y to hold Environmental Fair

The community is invited to the Riverdale Y’s annual Environmental Fair on Sunday, May 15 from 10 am - 2 pm outside on the Y’s back deck. There will be opportunity to recycle items such as textiles (towels, sheets, wearable clothing), small electronics including TVs, CFL light bulbs, rechargeable batter-

Montefiore Einstein Center for Cancer Care

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BAE concert features Irina Morozova

living. For young children ages 3 to 7. 11:00 am: The Story of Stuff 20 min. Garbage activist Annie Leonard brought her two-hour lecture to Free Range who helped her turn it into a 20-minute animated revolution. For adults (and children). 11:30 am: Curious George Goes Green 108 min. Everyone’s favorite monkey has a brandnew mission: Save the Earth! For all ages. Starbucks coffee will be available for sale (thanks to the Johnson Avenue Starbucks which donated the coffee - all proceeds from the sale will benefit Y programs). There will also be information about upcoming June environmental events - RiverFest on June 12 and the opening of the Riverdale Y Sunday Market on June 19. The Riverdale Y is located at 5625 Arlington Avenue. For more information go to the Y’s website at

Riverdale Review, May 12, 2011  
Riverdale Review, May 12, 2011  

Weekly newspaper published in Riverdale, NY 10471