By Sally Deering
One of the great things about living in Hudson besides its close proximity to Manhattan is the community of artists who reside here and share their talents. Dancers, actors, singers, musicians, visual artists â€“ you name it! â€“ lots of creative folks who perform professionally call Hudson home and some even find time in their busy schedules to share their talents with local audiences, like the musical artists who call themselves the Union City Chamber Players.
Union City Chamber Players (L-to-R) Pianist Marina Korsakova-Kreyn, Violinist Peter Borten and Vocalist Bernadette LaFond
Violinist Peter Borten; mezzo-soprano Bernadette LaFond; and pianist Marina Korsakova-Kreyn are Union City residents and professional musicians who banded together to share their love for classical musical and their talents as classical musicians. At St. Johnâ€™s Episcopal Church in Union City, recently, the trio presented a classical program, a â€œLove Concertâ€ that featured Gounodâ€™s â€œAve Mariaâ€; Mozartâ€™s violin sonata K.526; French love songs by Faure and Massenet; Straussâ€™s â€œStiller Gangâ€ and Rachmaninoffâ€™s â€œIn the Silence of the Secret Nightâ€. Continue reading MUSIC -If You Play It, They Will Come – Union City Chamber Players Enchant Local Audiences with Classics