On Friday, February 15, 2019, the Woman’s Club of Larchmont will host the acclaimed international concert violinist Dr. David Podles. Some of the most famous and celebrated Italian musical masterpieces, from the classical beauty of Vivaldi and Paganini to the opera classics of Rossini and Puccini, and from traditional tarantellas and mazurkas to selections of Italian-American music created by immigrants to the United States, will be presented.
David Podles began playing violin in his native country of Latvia. A laureate of three prestigious international competitions and a graduate of the Conservatory of Riga with a PhD in Music he went on to an illustrious career in symphony, chamber, opera and ballet. He has performed both solo and in ballet theatre orchestras including the Bolshoi and the Kirov and at Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, and the 92nd Street Y.
The free program is open to the public and will be held at 1:30 PM at the Larchmont Avenue Church, 60 Forest Park Avenue, Larchmont.