Metropolitan Ballet and Settlement Music School to Present Winter Afternoon of Music and Dance

January 25th, 2007 |

Metropolitan Ballet Company and students from the Jenkintown Branch of the Settlement Music School will present their sixth annual winter afternoon collaborative performance on Saturday, January 27, at 3:00pm, in the Josephine Muller Auditorium at Abington Friends School, 575 Washington Lane, in Jenkintown.

The program will include original works for dancers and musicians choreographed by MBC Artistic Director, Lisa Collins Vidnovic, and an exhilarating world premiere by New York dancer and choreographer, Kanji Segawa, currently with the Mark Morris Dance Company.

Eighteen young musicians, including soloists, a piano duo, and a piano trio will be showcased with the thirty-three member classical dance company. Musical selections will include pieces by Chopin, Debussy, Rachmaninoff, Schumann, and Nyman.